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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 66 56
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington - 1.52% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.70% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +7.31%
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
103 92 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 22.20% 17.52% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85 74 52
Average salary £36,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.49% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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