The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 78
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke - - 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
SMS
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 94 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.73% 21.41% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 119 70 218
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SMS
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

SMS Salary Trend in Basingstoke