Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 247 302
Rank change year-on-year +46 +55 +4
Permanent jobs citing SMS 43 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.78% 0.018% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 0.092% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42 4 3
Surrey median annual salary £39,750 £42,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.47% +84.78% -48.89%
South East median annual salary £39,250 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.49% +17.50% -13.98%

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 1,048 1,083 1,720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.92% 19.95% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 856 919 1,434
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,910
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +0.21% +4.78%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,875
South East median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year +1.18% -1.73% +3.84%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 - 16 £45,500 - 3
Epsom - 7 £35,000 -
Godalming - 5 £30,000 -
Egham - 3 £25,250 -
Camberley - 3 £39,500 -
Woking - 3 £37,500 -
Weybridge - 2 £27,750 -
Chertsey - 1 £27,500 -
Farnham - 1 £50,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £60,000 -
SMS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 12 (27.91%) HTML
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) C#
3 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) .NET
4 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
4 7 (16.28%) CSS
4 7 (16.28%) Windows
5 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
6 5 (11.63%) Office 365
6 5 (11.63%) MVC
6 5 (11.63%) Finance
6 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.63%) Python
7 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.30%) Linux
7 4 (9.30%) Oracle
7 4 (9.30%) VB
7 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
7 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (9.30%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (9.30%) Power BI
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.98%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.98%) SDLC

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 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (6.98%) JBoss
1 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
1 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (2.33%) G Suite
3 1 (2.33%) GitHub
3 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) HSRP
3 1 (2.33%) IPsec
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) Skype
3 1 (2.33%) SNMP
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Power BI
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.65%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) RSpec
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 6 (13.95%) .NET Developer
2 6 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Administrator
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Support
4 4 (9.30%) Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Developer
5 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.98%) HTML Developer
5 3 (6.98%) IT Support
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (6.98%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (4.65%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) HTML
2 10 (23.26%) .NET
3 7 (16.28%) CSS
4 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.65%) jQuery
6 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.33%) Grails
7 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.33%) JSP
7 1 (2.33%) JSTL
7 1 (2.33%) Middleware
7 1 (2.33%) Node.js
7 1 (2.33%) React
7 1 (2.33%) Servlets
7 1 (2.33%) Spring
7 1 (2.33%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.33%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Fintech
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.30%) Linux
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) Unix
5 2 (4.65%) Solaris
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.33%) Android
6 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (11.63%) MVC
2 3 (6.98%) Change Management
2 3 (6.98%) Front End Development
2 3 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (6.98%) Project Management
2 3 (6.98%) SDLC
3 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.65%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
3 2 (4.65%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (4.65%) DevOps
3 2 (4.65%) IT Strategy
3 2 (4.65%) ITIL
3 2 (4.65%) ITSM
3 2 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.33%) Analytics
4 1 (2.33%) Coaching
4 1 (2.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) C#
2 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.63%) Python
4 4 (9.30%) VB
4 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.98%) Ruby
5 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.65%) Java
6 2 (4.65%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) Groovy
7 1 (2.33%) Java 8
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco
2 2 (4.65%) Dell
2 2 (4.65%) Google
2 2 (4.65%) HP
2 2 (4.65%) SAP
2 2 (4.65%) Sun
2 2 (4.65%) Tableau
2 2 (4.65%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe
3 1 (2.33%) Apple
3 1 (2.33%) Omniture
3 1 (2.33%) Symantec