The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 397 457 445
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -12
Permanent jobs citing SMS 36 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.076% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.98% 0.36% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 15
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £66,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -25.53%
SMS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3658 4496 4975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 19.93% 21.38% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2981 3514 3895
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SMS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SMS Salary Trend in the South East

SMS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMS across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

SMS Salary Histogram in the South East

SMS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +29 24 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Surrey +34 6 £22,750 -63.60% 1
Kent +18 3 £45,000 -
Hampshire +8 2 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
SMS
England

SMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region with a requirement for SMS.

1 26 (46.43%) SQL
2 25 (44.64%) Finance
3 20 (35.71%) Marketing
4 19 (33.93%) Campaign Management
5 18 (32.14%) Unica
5 18 (32.14%) ITIL
6 17 (30.36%) Telecoms
7 16 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (28.57%) CRM
7 16 (28.57%) SLA
7 16 (28.57%) Mentoring
8 13 (23.21%) MS PowerPoint
9 12 (21.43%) C
10 11 (19.64%) Service Delivery
10 11 (19.64%) ITSM
10 11 (19.64%) Service Design
10 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (17.86%) Performance Management
11 10 (17.86%) Financial Modelling
11 10 (17.86%) Escalation Management
11 10 (17.86%) Critical Success Factor
11 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
11 10 (17.86%) Cadence
11 10 (17.86%) Business Development
11 10 (17.86%) Direct Marketing
11 10 (17.86%) Statistics
11 10 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (17.86%) Flash
11 10 (17.86%) ISEB
12 9 (16.07%) VoIP

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.57%) Apache
1 2 (3.57%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (32.14%) Unica
2 7 (12.50%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) VoIP
2 7 (12.50%) VoLTE
3 6 (10.71%) VoWiFi
4 4 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.57%) 3G
5 2 (3.57%) DHCP
5 2 (3.57%) DNS
5 2 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.57%) Firewall
5 2 (3.57%) GPRS
5 2 (3.57%) Internet
5 2 (3.57%) IPsec
5 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.57%) LTE
5 2 (3.57%) NAS
5 2 (3.57%) SAN
5 2 (3.57%) SMTP
5 2 (3.57%) SSL
5 2 (3.57%) Value-Added Service
5 2 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.79%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (44.64%) Finance
2 20 (35.71%) Marketing
3 17 (30.36%) Telecoms
4 6 (10.71%) Banking
5 3 (5.36%) Billing
6 2 (3.57%) Korean Language
7 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (17.86%) Campaign Manager
1 10 (17.86%) Delivery Manager
1 10 (17.86%) Service Manager
1 10 (17.86%) Services Delivery Manager
2 7 (12.50%) Campaign Specialist
2 7 (12.50%) CRM Campaign Manager
2 7 (12.50%) CRM Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Operations Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Operations Director
5 4 (7.14%) Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) VAS Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Service Operations Assistant
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) Flash
2 5 (8.93%) HTML
3 4 (7.14%) .NET
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) Doctrine
4 2 (3.57%) jQuery
4 2 (3.57%) JSON
4 2 (3.57%) OAuth
4 2 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.57%) REST
4 2 (3.57%) SOAP
4 2 (3.57%) Symfony
4 2 (3.57%) Twig
4 2 (3.57%) XML
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
1 10 (17.86%) Statistics
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Campaign Management
2 18 (32.14%) ITIL
3 16 (28.57%) CRM
3 16 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 16 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (19.64%) ITSM
4 11 (19.64%) Service Delivery
4 11 (19.64%) Service Design
4 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 10 (17.86%) Business Development
5 10 (17.86%) Critical Success Factor
5 10 (17.86%) Direct Marketing
5 10 (17.86%) Escalation Management
5 10 (17.86%) Financial Modelling
5 10 (17.86%) Performance Management
6 7 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 7 (12.50%) Project Management
7 6 (10.71%) Capacity Management
7 6 (10.71%) Change Management
8 5 (8.93%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) SQL
2 12 (21.43%) C
3 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.57%) PHP
3 2 (3.57%) PHP 5
3 2 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) ISEB
2 5 (8.93%) PMI Certification
2 5 (8.93%) PMP
3 4 (7.14%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.79%) HNC
5 1 (1.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Munin
1 2 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Cadence
2 7 (12.50%) Aprimo
2 7 (12.50%) Chordiant
3 6 (10.71%) Ericsson
3 6 (10.71%) Huawei
3 6 (10.71%) Nokia
4 5 (8.93%) Adobe
4 5 (8.93%) BT
4 5 (8.93%) Pega
4 5 (8.93%) Virgin Media
5 3 (5.36%) Cisco
6 2 (3.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (1.79%) Nokia Networks
7 1 (1.79%) Samsung
7 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
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