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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 136
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
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
246 277 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.88% 18.06% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 200 225 211
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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