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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 48 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington - 0.88% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
105 54 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 20.51% 15.88% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 93 24 41
Average salary £29,500 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.36% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £65,000 £49,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 8 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 11 (100.00%) SOA
1 11 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 11 (100.00%) Migration
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 11 (100.00%) HL7
1 11 (100.00%) Data Migration

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Architect
1 11 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) SOA
1 11 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 11 (100.00%) Migration
1 11 (100.00%) Data Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) HL7