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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 78
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton - - 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +14.64%
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
168 104 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 16.33% 10.42% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 151 91 53
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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