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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield - - 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +7.31%
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
5 4 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 4.31% 5.06% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 32
Average salary £37,500 £85,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.88% +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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