Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 228 257
Rank change year-on-year +21 +29 +8
Permanent jobs citing SMS 10 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.21% 0.040% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.73% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 3
Leeds median annual salary £36,000 £56,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% +73.08% +18.18%
10th Percentile £32,500 £48,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £40,350 £62,625 £33,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £36,000 £56,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year -36.00% +73.08% +18.18%

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 579 633 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.26% 12.56% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 478 533 703
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -7.32% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,600 £21,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.21% -5.00% +5.26%

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Leeds

SMS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for SMS in Leeds

SMS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Leeds over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SMS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SMS.

1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) CCNP
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (80.00%) vSphere
1 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (10.00%) E-business
1 1 (10.00%) MVC
1 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CCNP
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle