The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 91 123 115
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -8
Permanent jobs citing SMS 11 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.86% 0.22% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 1.19% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 6
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-30.10% +16.25%
SMS
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
187 337 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.56% 18.29% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 140 274 252
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Cheshire

SMS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Alderley Edge - 11 £24,000 -
SMS
North West

SMS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMS.

1 11 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 11 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 11 (100.00%) Marketing
1 11 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 11 (100.00%) CRM
1 11 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 11 (100.00%) Social Media
1 11 (100.00%) Customer Segmentation
2 3 (27.27%) SEO
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 11 (100.00%) Marketing
1 11 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Marketing Executive
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Executive
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing Executive
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) CRM
1 11 (100.00%) Customer Segmentation
1 11 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 11 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 11 (100.00%) Pay per click
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) SEO
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago