The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 37 45
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8  
Permanent jobs citing SMS 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 0.45% 0.84% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.45% 3.33% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  

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 Newbury with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Newbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 69 60 96
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 31.36% 25.10% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 133 343 209
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,300 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Newbury

SMS
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Salary trend for SMS in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Newbury region with a requirement for SMS.

1 3 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (100.00%) SIGTRAN
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
1 3 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 3 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (100.00%) VoWiFi

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
1 3 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) SIGTRAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 3 (100.00%) VoWiFi
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Engineer
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Ericsson