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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank - - 318
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
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
1347 1992 1816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.82% 16.98% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1673 1599
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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