The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 253 281
Rank change year-on-year +4 +28  
Permanent jobs citing SMS 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.098% 0.029% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Median salary £56,250 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +21.42%  

SMS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1083 1131 1681
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.76% 16.63% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 902 938 1254
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,007
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing SMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SMS in the East of England

SMS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for SMS in the East of England

SMS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SMS in the East of England

SMS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Cambridgeshire - 5 £62,500 - 2
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 -
SMS
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for SMS.

1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (33.33%) Docker
2 3 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Grafana
3 2 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) Spatial Data
3 2 (22.22%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) Route 53
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Broadband
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (22.22%) Spatial Data
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Architect
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) Angular 2
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 3 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Logistics
2 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Acquisition
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Reinforcement Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Grafana
2 2 (22.22%) Munin
2 2 (22.22%) ZABBIX
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) Graphite
3 1 (11.11%) Graylog
3 1 (11.11%) Kibana
3 1 (11.11%) logstash
3 1 (11.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Splunk
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
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