Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for SMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SMS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 145 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - +164
Permanent jobs citing SMS 18 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.59% 0.088% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.01% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 0
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.08% - -
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year -23.08% +6.12% +16.67%

SMS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 599 495 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 19.76% 21.68% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 504 421 449
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing SMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Cambridge

SMS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for SMS in Cambridge

SMS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Cambridge over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SMS in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SMS.

1 15 (83.33%) Perl
1 15 (83.33%) Python
2 14 (77.78%) Bash Shell
3 12 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (61.11%) ZABBIX
4 11 (61.11%) Munin
4 11 (61.11%) CentOS
4 11 (61.11%) Linux
4 11 (61.11%) Puppet
4 11 (61.11%) DevOps
4 11 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (61.11%) Docker
4 11 (61.11%) Grafana
5 6 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (33.33%) Network Security
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 6 (33.33%) Salt
5 6 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 5 (27.78%) IaaS
6 5 (27.78%) Splunk
6 5 (27.78%) Kibana
6 5 (27.78%) Graylog
6 5 (27.78%) Ansible
6 5 (27.78%) logstash
6 5 (27.78%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (27.78%) LXC

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (27.78%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (27.78%) IaaS
3 2 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) AWS Architect
3 5 (27.78%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
2 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) CentOS
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Debian
3 5 (27.78%) Mac OS
3 5 (27.78%) Ubuntu
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (27.78%) Reinforcement Learning
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Perl
1 15 (83.33%) Python
2 14 (77.78%) Bash Shell
3 4 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CCNA
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Docker
2 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (27.78%) LXC
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) Grafana
1 11 (61.11%) Munin
1 11 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (61.11%) Puppet
1 11 (61.11%) ZABBIX
2 6 (33.33%) Salt
3 5 (27.78%) Ansible
3 5 (27.78%) Graphite
3 5 (27.78%) Graylog
3 5 (27.78%) Kibana
3 5 (27.78%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Splunk
3 2 (11.11%) Tableau