The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 236 256
Rank change year-on-year +11 +20  
Permanent jobs citing SMS 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.092% 0.018% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £38,000 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.15% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +21.42%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 828 967 1098
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.27% 17.04% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 681 763 907
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing SMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Yorkshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SMS in Yorkshire

SMS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SMS in Yorkshire

SMS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 - 3
South Yorkshire - 2 £42,250 -
SMS
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Line Management
1 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) SAPUI5
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ABAP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BSP
1 1 (16.67%) SAPUI5
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CMDB
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Line Management
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Email Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) ABAP
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
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