The first table below looks at the demand for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 176 - 178
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% - 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £27,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+22.36% +1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
559 581 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.87% 14.22% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 492 505 459
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMS
North West

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SMS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SMS Salary Trend in Manchester

SMS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

SMS Salary Histogram in Manchester

SMS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - 2 £27,000 -
SMS
North West

SMS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing SMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMS.

1 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Campaign Management
2 2 (33.33%) Propensity Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) FastStats
2 2 (33.33%) Online Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing SMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Commercial Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Server Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Server Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Database Manager
1 2 (33.33%) CRM Manager
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) Campaign Management
2 2 (33.33%) Propensity Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
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