The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank - 334 324
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.025% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.16% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -29.16%
SMPP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1860 1825 2515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.06% 15.40% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1601 2224
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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