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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 39
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield - - 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
2 7 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 2.04% 5.22% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 40
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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