The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 62 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 14 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.41% 1.10% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.17% 5.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 78 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 19.83% 21.55% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 86 55 34
Average salary £39,500 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.66% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMS
Cheshire

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

SMS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 16 (100.00%) SOA
1 16 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 16 (100.00%) Migration
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 16 (100.00%) HL7
1 16 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Architect
2 15 (93.75%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) SOA
1 16 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 16 (100.00%) Migration
1 16 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) HL7