The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 593 633 638
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +5
Permanent jobs citing SMS 9 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.072% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.45% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 17
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
SMS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5722 6816 7651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.25% 15.78% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4841 5724 6446
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in London

SMS
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the London region.

SMS Salary Trend in London

SMS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMS across the London region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

SMS Salary Histogram in London

SMS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the London region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 1 £85,000 +47.82%
Enfield - 1 £42,500 -
SMS
England

SMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing SMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for SMS.

1 10 (50.00%) Marketing
2 7 (35.00%) Analytics
2 7 (35.00%) CRM
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) Social Media
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (20.00%) Internet
5 4 (20.00%) Email Marketing
5 4 (20.00%) Microservices
5 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) React Native
6 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (15.00%) Degree
6 3 (15.00%) Node.js
6 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
6 3 (15.00%) Law
7 2 (10.00%) Legal
7 2 (10.00%) Advertising
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Econometrics
7 2 (10.00%) Banking

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
2 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (5.00%) Eloqua
1 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Responsys
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.00%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (5.00%) CloudFront
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Route 53
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) ATM
3 1 (5.00%) NFC
3 1 (5.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Law
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.00%) Advertising
4 2 (10.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Games
4 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Cloud Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Product Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Campaign Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) CRM Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Junior
3 2 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) CRM Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Product Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Finance Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Head of CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) Node.js
1 3 (15.00%) React Native
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (5.00%) React
3 1 (5.00%) RESTful
3 1 (5.00%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Social Media
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.00%) Online Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Online Games
3 2 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Analytics
1 7 (35.00%) CRM
2 6 (30.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) Email Marketing
4 4 (20.00%) Microservices
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Econometrics
6 2 (10.00%) High Availability
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Logistics
6 2 (10.00%) Marketing Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Go
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CISA
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe
2 2 (10.00%) Facebook
2 2 (10.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Marketo
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
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