The first table below looks at the demand for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 103
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
189 192 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.48% 23.16% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 141 176 277
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMS
South West

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SMS
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

SMS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Symbian
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JTAG
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) JTAG
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Symbian
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Dexdyne
Salary: Circa £35,000 (negotiable)
Posted: Yesterday