Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.44% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% - -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Leicestershire median annual salary £30,000 - -
East Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £26,250
% change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% -

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 161 117 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 16.56% 9.26% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 157 99 123
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -10.26%
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,000 £21,800
90th Percentile £67,500 £52,600 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -1.30%

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Leicestershire

SMS
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for SMS in Leicestershire

SMS
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SMS in Leicestershire

SMS
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. 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
Leicester - 5 £22,500 - 3
Loughborough - 1 £30,000 -
SMS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (14.29%) Ticket Management
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (14.29%) Android
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (14.29%) R
4 2 (14.29%) MVVM
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (14.29%) Android Development
4 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) SLA
4 2 (14.29%) Avaya
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) PBX
4 2 (14.29%) PSTN

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) Drupal
2 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) NetSuite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) ISDN
1 2 (14.29%) PBX
1 2 (14.29%) PSTN
1 2 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) SSH
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
1 1 (7.14%) Laravel
1 1 (7.14%) Sass
1 1 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Android Development
1 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
1 2 (14.29%) MVC
1 2 (14.29%) MVVM
1 2 (14.29%) Ticket Management
1 2 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (7.14%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (7.14%) Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (7.14%) DevOps
2 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Network Design
2 1 (7.14%) Network Management
2 1 (7.14%) Presales
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
2 1 (7.14%) Validation
2 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) R
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Avaya
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Mitel
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Zend