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 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 47 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing SMS 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.59% 0.36% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 1.69% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
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
50 59 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 14.79% 21.30% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35 55 53
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 11 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) German Language

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 1 (50.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Operations Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy