Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 270 303
Rank change year-on-year +58 +33 +20
Permanent jobs citing SMS 46 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.74% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.88% 0.44% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 45 9 6
Surrey median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +41.67% -33.33%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £44,200 £39,750
South East median annual salary £35,500 £46,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year -22.83% -33.09% +44.74%

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 1185 1367 1906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.02% 20.73% 22.25%
Number of salaries quoted 989 1136 1644
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,425
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 - 10 £28,750 -
Weybridge +7 5 £37,500 +66.67%
Epsom - 5 £37,500 -
Godalming - 3 £30,000 -
Woking - 3 £42,500 -
Chertsey - 3 £30,000 -
Egham - 3 £27,500 - 1
Camberley -8 2 £35,250 -23.37%
Dorking - 1 £22,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £70,000 -
Redhill - 1 £27,500 -
Staines - 1 £30,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 - -
SMS
South East

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

1 11 (23.91%) HTML
2 8 (17.39%) CSS
3 7 (15.22%) Windows
3 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.22%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) Finance
4 5 (10.87%) SAP
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
5 4 (8.70%) Office 365
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.70%) Front End Development
5 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.70%) DNS
5 4 (8.70%) Change Management
6 3 (6.52%) VMware
6 3 (6.52%) Unix
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco
6 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
6 3 (6.52%) SNMP
6 3 (6.52%) OSPF
6 3 (6.52%) VRRP
6 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
6 3 (6.52%) C#
6 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.52%) Java
6 3 (6.52%) .NET
6 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
6 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
6 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013

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 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) JBoss
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) InDesign
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (2.17%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.17%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.17%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.17%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) DNS
1 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.52%) OSPF
2 3 (6.52%) SNMP
2 3 (6.52%) VRRP
3 2 (4.35%) DHCP
3 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) LAN
3 2 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (2.17%) BGP
4 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.17%) HSRP
4 1 (2.17%) IPsec
4 1 (2.17%) Skype
4 1 (2.17%) WAN
4 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.17%) Power BI
3 1 (2.17%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Grunt
1 1 (2.17%) gulp
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Technical Support
3 8 (17.39%) IT Support
4 6 (13.04%) Administrator
4 6 (13.04%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Technical Support
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) HTML Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Support
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Technical Support
7 2 (4.35%) DBA
7 2 (4.35%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (4.35%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) IT Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) HTML
2 8 (17.39%) CSS
3 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.52%) .NET
4 3 (6.52%) CSS3
4 3 (6.52%) HTML5
4 3 (6.52%) React
4 3 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (4.35%) 802.1X
5 2 (4.35%) Grails
5 2 (4.35%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.17%) Django
6 1 (2.17%) Drools
6 1 (2.17%) JSTL
6 1 (2.17%) Laravel
6 1 (2.17%) LESS
6 1 (2.17%) Sass
6 1 (2.17%) Spring
6 1 (2.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) PMI
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.52%) Unix
5 2 (4.35%) Android
5 2 (4.35%) Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Solaris
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.17%) AIX
6 1 (2.17%) HPUX
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.70%) Change Management
1 4 (8.70%) Front End Development
2 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (6.52%) Line Management
2 3 (6.52%) Network Management
3 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
3 2 (4.35%) IT Strategy
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL
3 2 (4.35%) ITSM
3 2 (4.35%) MVC
3 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
3 2 (4.35%) Project Management
3 2 (4.35%) SDLC
3 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.17%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (2.17%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (2.17%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (2.17%) Internal Audit
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) C#
2 3 (6.52%) Java
2 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.35%) Groovy
3 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.35%) VB
3 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.17%) PHP
4 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.17%) CCNA
2 1 (2.17%) CCNP
2 1 (2.17%) CEH
2 1 (2.17%) CISM
2 1 (2.17%) CISSP
2 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) SAP
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
2 3 (6.52%) VMware
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe
3 2 (4.35%) Allot
3 2 (4.35%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) Mitel
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Palo Alto
3 2 (4.35%) Symantec
3 2 (4.35%) Trapeze
4 1 (2.17%) Dell
4 1 (2.17%) EMC
4 1 (2.17%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) McAfee
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) Samsung
4 1 (2.17%) Tableau
4 1 (2.17%) Twitter