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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 40
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield - - 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
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
11 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 7.91% 9.09% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 10
Average salary £25,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £43,250
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