The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 110 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.071% - 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% - 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £17,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
SMS
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
173 171 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 12.32% 14.95% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 139 124 161
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

SMS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy