The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 68 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford - 0.71% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £33,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +28.57%
SMS
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 129 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 19.13% 18.38% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 114 113 116
Average salary £46,387 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.14% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SMS
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

SMS Salary Trend in Guildford