The first table below looks at the demand for SMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMPP over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank - - 320
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1937 2265 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.56% 19.25% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1613 2017 2000
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
SMPP
London

SMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SMPP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SMPP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SMPP Salary Trend in the City of London

SMPP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) TCAP
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) TCAP
1 1 (100.00%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei