The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 131 - 123
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.059% - 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -15.26%
SMS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
212 240 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.57% 16.01% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 156 221 207
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

SMS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Hazard Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Hazard Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement