Period
to 18 October 2018

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

Short Message Service (SMS)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 90 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +109
Permanent jobs citing SMS 13 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.55% 0.91% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.02% 3.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 0
Guildford median annual salary £43,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.86% - -
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% +66.67% -33.82%

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 Guildford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 162 204 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 19.35% 26.39% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 115 185 203
Guildford median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £29,000 £24,100
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% -

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Guildford

SMS
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for SMS in Guildford

SMS
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Guildford over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SMS in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SMS.

1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) IT Strategy
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Node.js
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) SLA
4 1 (7.69%) Serverless Framework
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) CMS
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) Mocha
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) MVC

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (7.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
1 1 (7.69%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
1 3 (23.08%) IT Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Deskside Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Deskside Support
2 2 (15.38%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) Jest
2 1 (7.69%) React
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (7.69%) Serverless Framework
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Fintech
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (23.08%) IT Strategy
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) ES6
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix