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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Short Message Service (SMS)
England / London
Rank 556 615 635
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +20
Permanent jobs citing SMS 14 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.078% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.49% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 15
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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
5328 6297 7069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.93% 15.77% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4517 5301 5981
Median salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Bromley - 1 - -
SMS
England

SMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 9 (36.00%) Marketing
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) DevOps
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) IBM
4 6 (24.00%) CRM
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.00%) Analytics
6 4 (16.00%) QA
6 4 (16.00%) Online Banking
6 4 (16.00%) Degree
6 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Email Marketing
6 4 (16.00%) Banking
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
6 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) Lotus
7 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
7 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (12.00%) SMTP
7 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.00%) HTML
7 3 (12.00%) Windows
7 3 (12.00%) Linux
7 3 (12.00%) IBM Notes
7 3 (12.00%) IBM Domino
7 3 (12.00%) Retail

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 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (12.00%) IBM Domino
1 3 (12.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) nginx
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) EngageOne
1 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (4.00%) Eloqua
1 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (4.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Responsys
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.00%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (4.00%) CloudFront
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Route 53
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SMTP
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) NFC
3 1 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (36.00%) Marketing
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
3 4 (16.00%) Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Law
4 3 (12.00%) Retail
5 2 (8.00%) Advertising
5 2 (8.00%) Legal
6 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Cloud Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Domino Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Domino Support
2 3 (12.00%) Lotus Notes Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Lotus Notes Support
2 3 (12.00%) Product Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Product Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Finance Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Junior
3 2 (8.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) Node.js
2 3 (12.00%) React Native
3 2 (8.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (4.00%) React
4 1 (4.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Online Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.00%) Social Media
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (8.00%) HPUX
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) DevOps
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) CRM
2 6 (24.00%) Scrum
3 5 (20.00%) Analytics
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.00%) Email Marketing
5 3 (12.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (12.00%) Microservices
6 2 (8.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) Line Management
6 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
6 2 (8.00%) Marketing Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) User Stories
6 2 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) Go
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CISA
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) IBM
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) Lotus
4 2 (8.00%) Adobe
4 2 (8.00%) Google
4 2 (8.00%) OpenText
4 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (8.00%) Thunderhead
5 1 (4.00%) Cognizant
5 1 (4.00%) Marketo
5 1 (4.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
South East London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare and Pension sche
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: Excellent plus benefits and company bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: Excellent plus benefits and company bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
South London
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 27 days ago