The table below looks at the statistics for SMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMPP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank 215 203 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 9 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £53,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
SMPP
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 Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1738 1546 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.09% 27.34% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1129 1169
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SMPP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SMPP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SMPP Salary Trend in Berkshire

SMPP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMPP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 9 - -
SMPP
South East

SMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SMPP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMPP.

1 12 (100.00%) HTTP
2 11 (91.67%) Telecoms
3 10 (83.33%) SCTP
3 10 (83.33%) M3UA
3 10 (83.33%) Internet
3 10 (83.33%) SOAP
4 9 (75.00%) LDAP
4 9 (75.00%) Broadband
4 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (75.00%) SMTP
4 9 (75.00%) Smartphone
4 9 (75.00%) Marketing
4 9 (75.00%) Degree
4 9 (75.00%) IMAP
5 3 (25.00%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (16.67%) Logistics
6 2 (16.67%) XCAP
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 2 (16.67%) PMP
6 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) CDMA
6 2 (16.67%) GSM
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 1 (8.33%) UNIX
7 1 (8.33%) Solaris
7 1 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) SMS
7 1 (8.33%) DNS

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SMPP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) HTTP
2 10 (83.33%) Internet
2 10 (83.33%) SCTP
2 10 (83.33%) M3UA
3 9 (75.00%) IMAP
3 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (75.00%) SMTP
3 9 (75.00%) LDAP
3 9 (75.00%) Broadband
4 3 (25.00%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (16.67%) XCAP
5 2 (16.67%) CDMA
5 2 (16.67%) GSM
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) SMS
6 1 (8.33%) 4G
6 1 (8.33%) LTE
6 1 (8.33%) 3G
6 1 (8.33%) TCAP
General
1 11 (91.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (75.00%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Design Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) PMP
2 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (8.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Sun
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) Juniper
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (8.33%) Redknee