The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 100 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham - 0.35% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
SMS
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
126 190 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.92% 16.70% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 96 159 88
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SMS
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

SMS Salary Trend in Nottingham

SMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing SMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMS.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Summit
1 1 (100.00%) Computacenter
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISPF
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing SMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Computacenter