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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 43 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 8 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.55% - 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
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
56 86 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 17.83% 18.07% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 71 84
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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

SMS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Flash
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) ITSM
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (100.00%) Cadence
1 8 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Statistics
1 8 (100.00%) Business Development
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 8 (100.00%) Financial Modelling
1 8 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 8 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 8 (100.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 8 (100.00%) Service Design
1 8 (100.00%) Escalation Management

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
1 8 (100.00%) Service Manager
1 8 (100.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 8 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Business Development
1 8 (100.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 8 (100.00%) Escalation Management
1 8 (100.00%) Financial Modelling
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) ITSM
1 8 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) Service Design
1 8 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 8 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cadence