The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Grinstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 14
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Grinstead - - 2.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.76%
SMS
West 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 East Grinstead region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Grinstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Grinstead 36.36% 26.92% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +177.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £25,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000