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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 387 427 447
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +20
Permanent jobs citing SMS 12 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.074% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.94% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 28 9
Median salary £42,500 £80,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.87% +68.42%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
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
3578 4238 4980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.10% 19.84% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2860 3510 3714
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 10 December 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 +32 10 £52,500 -34.37% 1
Kent - 2 £46,250 -
Surrey +27 1 £42,500 +60.37%
Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
SMS
England

SMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 15 (53.57%) Degree
2 14 (50.00%) Unix
3 12 (42.86%) ITIL
3 12 (42.86%) Marketing
3 12 (42.86%) Migration
4 11 (39.29%) Integration Testing
5 10 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (28.57%) CRM
6 8 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (21.43%) B2B
8 6 (21.43%) B2C
8 6 (21.43%) Database Marketing
8 6 (21.43%) MBA
8 6 (21.43%) Analytics
8 6 (21.43%) Marketing Analytics
8 6 (21.43%) Marketing Strategy
8 6 (21.43%) Marketing Management
9 5 (17.86%) Value-Added Service
9 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
10 4 (14.29%) SS7
11 3 (10.71%) TIBCO
11 3 (10.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 3 (10.71%) GSM
11 3 (10.71%) UMTS
11 3 (10.71%) HNC
11 3 (10.71%) HND
11 3 (10.71%) Change Management
11 3 (10.71%) Telecoms

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:

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Value-Added Service
2 4 (14.29%) SS7
3 3 (10.71%) GSM
3 3 (10.71%) UMTS
4 1 (3.57%) Intelligent Network
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) VoIP
4 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.57%) WhereScape RED
General
1 12 (42.86%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) VAS Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) CRM Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Marketing Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Senior Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Senior Marketing Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Account Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Email Developer
5 1 (3.57%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.57%) HTML Email Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Service Operations Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Flash
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Statistics
4 1 (3.57%) EPoS
4 1 (3.57%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) VMS
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
1 12 (42.86%) Migration
2 11 (39.29%) Integration Testing
3 8 (28.57%) CRM
3 8 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (21.43%) Analytics
5 6 (21.43%) B2B
5 6 (21.43%) B2C
5 6 (21.43%) Database Marketing
5 6 (21.43%) Marketing Analytics
5 6 (21.43%) Marketing Management
5 6 (21.43%) Marketing Strategy
6 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.71%) Business Development
7 3 (10.71%) Change Management
7 3 (10.71%) Product Marketing
8 2 (7.14%) Email Marketing
8 2 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (21.43%) MBA
4 3 (10.71%) HNC
4 3 (10.71%) HND
5 2 (7.14%) ISEB
6 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 3 (10.71%) Nokia Networks
1 3 (10.71%) TIBCO
2 2 (7.14%) Cadence
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
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Talent Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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