The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 121 113
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.062% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.43% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +25.33%
SMS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
237 233 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.99% 14.41% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 216 206 241
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Oxfordshire