The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 54 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 2.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Average salary - £46,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.57%
SMS
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 162 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.45% 31.52% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 73 139 119
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SMS
Salary Trend in Slough

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

SMS Salary Trend in Slough