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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 101
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.37% +6.66%
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
232 155 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.60% 15.61% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 200 125 230
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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