The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 84
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +16.88%
SMS
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
193 171 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.69% 16.85% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 145 153 165
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Wiltshire