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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 66 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 0.34% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +7.31%
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
127 136 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 21.71% 23.05% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 109 116 147
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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