The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Short Message Service (SMS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 231 252 265
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +13
Permanent jobs citing SMS 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.019% 0.031% 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £40,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+21.25% -14.89%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
731 953 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.89% 14.84% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 637 805 919
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SMS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +19 1 £50,000 +53.84%
SMS
England

SMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) PBX
2 5 (71.43%) VoIP
2 5 (71.43%) B2B
2 5 (71.43%) IPv6
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) Fault Management
2 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
2 5 (71.43%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Perl

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) IPv6
1 5 (71.43%) PBX
1 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
1 5 (71.43%) VoIP
1 5 (71.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Support
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Support Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) B2B
1 5 (71.43%) Fault Management
1 5 (71.43%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Perl