The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for SMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 86
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - - 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.12% -15.78%  

SMS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 62 116 119
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 15.74% 19.46% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 54 95 101
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing SMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Dorset

SMS
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for SMS in Dorset