The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
SMS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
252 237 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.35% 19.60% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 216 207 162
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SMS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

SMS Salary Trend in West Sussex