The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank - - 220
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,500 £52,750
% change year-on-year
+20.87% -13.74%
XMPP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1454 1633 1706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.49% 29.60% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1241 1379 1539
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XMPP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XMPP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

XMPP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

XMPP Salary Trend in Berkshire

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing XMPP 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 XMPP.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Mitel
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Panasonic
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Lync
4 2 (40.00%) SMS
4 2 (40.00%) 3GPP
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) GGSN
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Stress Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) WFM
5 1 (20.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
5 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing XMPP 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 XMPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) SMS
3 2 (40.00%) 3GPP
3 2 (40.00%) GGSN
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) RTCP
4 1 (20.00%) RTP
4 1 (20.00%) SMPP
4 1 (20.00%) H.323
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) WFM
3 1 (20.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) Iperf
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Mitel
1 5 (100.00%) Panasonic
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Empirix