Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 171 190
Rank change year-on-year -36 +19 -4
Permanent jobs citing SMS 9 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.21% 0.24% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.22% 1.23% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £39,500 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.23% -3.70% +28.57%
10th Percentile £24,750 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £61,750 £65,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £52,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year -38.10% -22.22% +28.57%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 735 650 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.93% 19.73% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 586 537 601
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Cambridgeshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for SMS in Cambridgeshire

SMS
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SMS in Cambridgeshire

SMS
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -37 7 £39,500 -39.23% 4
Peterborough -4 2 £33,750 - 1
SMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing SMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) SANS
4 1 (11.11%) Behavioural Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Drupal
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Unix Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Data Coordinator
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Software Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) LINQ
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) OO
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Behavioural Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) MVVM
2 1 (11.11%) OOD
2 1 (11.11%) OOP
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISM
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
1 1 (11.11%) COSO
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Grafana
1 1 (11.11%) Munin
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Salt
1 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) VMware