The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £47,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-18.08% +22.07%
SMS
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
103 127 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.65% 18.49% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 94 110 90
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SMS
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SMS Salary Trend in Sheffield

SMS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sun