Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +207
Permanent jobs citing SMS 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.11% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Hertfordshire median annual salary £36,250 - -
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £61,250
% change year-on-year -14.29% -14.29% +22.50%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 930 818 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 21.18% 18.26% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 777 643 763
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,050 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,300 £65,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Hertfordshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for SMS in Hertfordshire

SMS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Broxbourne - 1 £35,000 -
Cheshunt - 1 £37,500 -
SMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Flash
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Cadence
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Statistics
1 3 (60.00%) Business Development
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (60.00%) Service Design
1 3 (60.00%) Escalation Management
1 3 (60.00%) Contract Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery Management
1 3 (60.00%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (60.00%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Service Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Flash
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Development
1 3 (60.00%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (60.00%) Contract Management
1 3 (60.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 3 (60.00%) Escalation Management
1 3 (60.00%) Financial Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Design
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cadence
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper