The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 95 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.19% - 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% - 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £45,000 - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £47,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-18.08% +22.07%
SMS
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 246 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.37% 17.35% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 114 224 123
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SMS
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

SMS Salary Trend in East Sussex

SMS
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
Brighton - 2 £45,000 - 1
SMS
South East

SMS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) Joyent
1 2 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Rackspace
Brighton, East Sussex
Arrows Group
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago