The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
SMS
Essex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 21.62% 23.61% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 28
Average salary £40,000 £54,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +37.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,734 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

SMS
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

SMS Salary Trend in Chelmsford