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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank - 320 -
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.051% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -
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
1944 1787 2275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.88% 15.11% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1585 2031
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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