The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.34% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
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
212 282 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.00% 17.33% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 165 231 242
Median salary £36,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 4 - -
SMS
North West

SMS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing SMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 4 (80.00%) SLA
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) ITSM
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (80.00%) Cadence
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Flash
1 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (80.00%) Statistics
1 4 (80.00%) Business Development
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Financial Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (80.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (80.00%) Service Design
1 4 (80.00%) Escalation Management
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Segmentation
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Service Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (80.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Development
1 4 (80.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 4 (80.00%) Escalation Management
1 4 (80.00%) Financial Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) ITSM
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Service Design
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Segmentation
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cadence