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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 138 179
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.087% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.44% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 389 452 720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 18.43% 19.62% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 324 353 495
Median salary £50,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.35% +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 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
Watford
Mason Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago