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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 68 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 0.91% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +14.64%
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
116 138 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.17% 25.00% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 102 119 133
Average salary £46,500 £41,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.37% -12.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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