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

Short Message Service (SMS)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 232 277
Rank change year-on-year +19 +45 +31
Permanent jobs citing SMS 25 33 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.50% 0.55% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.61% 2.94% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 5
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £36,250 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.24% +61.11% -29.69%
10th Percentile £20,250 £23,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £62,000 £55,875 £37,000
South East median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% -25.00% -28.57%

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 957 1,121 1,379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.00% 18.81% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 746 934 1,126
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,825 £27,000
90th Percentile £68,000 £70,000 £66,375
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 October 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 October 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 +4 13 £43,000 +22.86%
Chertsey +4 3 £55,000 +51.72%
Weybridge -16 2 £34,000 -9.33%
Egham +35 1 £31,500 -28.00%
Leatherhead +3 1 £50,000 -28.57%
Tadworth - 1 £28,500 -
Esher - 1 £19,000 -
Cobham - 1 £41,885 -
SMS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) CSS
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) Office 365
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (8.00%) Fintech
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.00%) Internal Audit
4 2 (8.00%) Node.js
4 2 (8.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.00%) SAP CO
4 2 (8.00%) Logistics
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.00%) SAP CO-PA
4 2 (8.00%) SAP Business Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) SAP FI

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 (4.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (8.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (4.00%) Mocha
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Games
1 1 (4.00%) Korean Language
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (12.00%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Deskside Support
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.00%) SAP CO Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SAP FI Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
1 3 (12.00%) CSS
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.00%) Node.js
2 2 (8.00%) SAP Business Workflow
2 2 (8.00%) SAP CO-PA
2 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (4.00%) CSS3
3 1 (4.00%) Grails
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) Jest
3 1 (4.00%) JSTL
3 1 (4.00%) React
3 1 (4.00%) RESTful
3 1 (4.00%) Serverless Framework
3 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Fintech
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) Handset
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (12.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (12.00%) Project Management
3 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Change Management
3 2 (8.00%) ERP
3 2 (8.00%) Internal Audit
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Logistics
3 2 (8.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) MVC
3 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.00%) Workflow
4 1 (4.00%) Analytics
4 1 (4.00%) Coaching
4 1 (4.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (4.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) ABAP
3 2 (8.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) ES6
4 1 (4.00%) Groovy
4 1 (4.00%) Java 8
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) R
4 1 (4.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco
1 2 (8.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Tableau
2 1 (4.00%) VMware