The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 61 52
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington - 2.27% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 10.81% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
SMS
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 111 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 14.96% 21.02% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55 84 61
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +27.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SMS
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

SMS Salary Trend in Warrington