The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 41
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield - - 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
SMS
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 4.07% 9.14% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 14
Average salary £21,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £40,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

SMS
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

SMS Salary Trend in Macclesfield