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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
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
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
223 232 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.16% 19.76% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 207 194 277
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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