Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for SMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SMS over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 39 43
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton - 1.17% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 10.00% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Bolton median annual salary - £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.00% -
Manchester median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% -30.00% +11.11%

SMS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24 20 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 20.87% 11.70% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 52
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +21.62%
10th Percentile £23,500 £32,750 £21,081
90th Percentile £53,375 £55,500 £52,375
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50% +6.67%

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing SMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Bolton

SMS
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for SMS in Bolton