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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank - - 221
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
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
1336 1525 1657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.51% 27.53% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 938 1103
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) Symbian
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) TCAP
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) SCCP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) SCCP
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) TCAP
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) BlackBerry OS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Symbian