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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.30% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +28.57%
SMS
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
70 53 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 21.28% 18.15% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 48
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £16,187 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

SMS
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

SMS Salary Trend in Peterborough

SMS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy