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 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 - 96 113
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.097% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.85% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
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
143 118 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 13.95% 11.47% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 135 106 219
Median salary £45,000 £25,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -25.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the East Sussex region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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