Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 247 286
Rank change year-on-year +33 +39 +32
Permanent jobs citing SMS 31 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.59% 0.11% 0.076%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 0.57% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 6
Surrey median annual salary £41,885 £30,750 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.21% +35.16% -62.08%
10th Percentile £26,000 £20,375 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,500 £35,348
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 989 1,057 1,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.75% 18.52% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 786 868 1,374
Surrey median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -1.16% +1.18%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Surrey

SMS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for SMS in Surrey

SMS
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SMS in Surrey

SMS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Guildford +13 13 £43,000 +79.17% 4
Camberley -5 3 £39,500 +5.33%
Chertsey - 3 £55,000 -
Weybridge - 3 £28,000 -
Epsom - 2 £35,000 -
Farnham - 1 £50,000 -
Cobham - 1 £41,885 -
Woking - 1 £32,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £50,000 - 1
Tadworth - 1 £28,500 -
SMS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SMS.

1 6 (19.35%) HTML
1 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (12.90%) Office 365
3 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) CSS
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) MVC
4 3 (9.68%) Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Python
4 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (9.68%) SAP
4 3 (9.68%) Java
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) Firewall
4 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (9.68%) Fintech
5 2 (6.45%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.45%) Internal Audit
5 2 (6.45%) IT Strategy
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP CO
1 2 (6.45%) SAP FI
1 2 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) HSRP
3 1 (3.23%) IPsec
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) SNMP
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) Power BI
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Korean Language
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Support
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support
5 3 (9.68%) Network Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) SAP FI Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) HTML
2 5 (16.13%) .NET
3 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.45%) Node.js
5 2 (6.45%) React
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Business Workflow
5 2 (6.45%) SAP CO-PA
6 1 (3.23%) Grails
6 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.23%) jQuery
6 1 (3.23%) JSP
6 1 (3.23%) JSTL
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.23%) Servlets
6 1 (3.23%) Spring
6 1 (3.23%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.23%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Fintech
1 3 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (9.68%) Change Management
2 3 (9.68%) MVC
2 3 (9.68%) Project Management
3 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.45%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.45%) ERP
3 2 (6.45%) Front End Development
3 2 (6.45%) Internal Audit
3 2 (6.45%) IT Strategy
3 2 (6.45%) Logistics
3 2 (6.45%) Machine Learning
3 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
3 2 (6.45%) Workflow
4 1 (3.23%) Coaching
4 1 (3.23%) DevOps
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) ABAP
4 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 2 (6.45%) Ruby
4 2 (6.45%) VB
4 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) Groovy
5 1 (3.23%) Java 8
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) CCA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Cisco
2 3 (9.68%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) Tableau
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) Apple
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle