The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 72 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton - 1.02% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £19,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
SMS
East Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
219 106 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 17.89% 15.47% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 198 104 108
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SMS
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

SMS Salary Trend in Brighton