The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP 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 XMPP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 291 319 321
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +2
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 27 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.066% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 12
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
XMPP
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4117 4719 4783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.92% 38.72% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3620 4196 4508
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

XMPP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XMPP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

XMPP Salary Trend in the City of London

XMPP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XMPP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

XMPP Salary Histogram in the City of London

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 28 (70.00%) Cisco
2 21 (52.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 20 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 20 (50.00%) CCNP
3 20 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (30.00%) C
5 12 (30.00%) C++
5 12 (30.00%) Java
6 11 (27.50%) Robolectric
6 11 (27.50%) Android Development
6 11 (27.50%) Algorithms
6 11 (27.50%) Robotium
6 11 (27.50%) Android
7 10 (25.00%) Lync
7 10 (25.00%) LAN
7 10 (25.00%) WAN
8 9 (22.50%) ITIL
8 9 (22.50%) Unified Communications
8 9 (22.50%) Polycom
8 9 (22.50%) Coaching
9 8 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
10 7 (17.50%) IP Telephony
10 7 (17.50%) Cisco IPT
10 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
10 7 (17.50%) Handset
10 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
10 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
10 7 (17.50%) CCNA
10 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 10 (25.00%) Lync
2 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
3 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) LAN
1 10 (25.00%) WAN
2 9 (22.50%) Unified Communications
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (17.50%) IP Telephony
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (15.00%) GSM
4 6 (15.00%) VoIP
5 5 (12.50%) RTP
6 3 (7.50%) Wireless
6 3 (7.50%) VPLS
6 3 (7.50%) MPLS
6 3 (7.50%) OSPF
6 3 (7.50%) BGP
6 3 (7.50%) EIGRP
7 1 (2.50%) SMTP
7 1 (2.50%) DNS
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Robotium
1 11 (27.50%) Robolectric
2 6 (15.00%) Subversion
2 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Android Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Consultant
4 8 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 7 (17.50%) Cisco IPT Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) Server Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Programmer
7 5 (12.50%) Java Programmer
8 3 (7.50%) Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Voice Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Network Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Lead Programmer
9 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Administrator
9 1 (2.50%) C++ Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) J2SE
1 6 (15.00%) JNI
2 5 (12.50%) Java SE
2 5 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (27.50%) Algorithms
3 7 (17.50%) Handset
4 6 (15.00%) Data Structures
4 6 (15.00%) Open Source
4 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Android
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Android Development
2 9 (22.50%) Coaching
2 9 (22.50%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) C
1 12 (30.00%) C++
1 12 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) Python
3 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) CCNP
1 20 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.50%) CCNA
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) CCDP
4 3 (7.50%) CCVP
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) UAG
Systems Management
1 21 (52.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 20 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 8 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
4 6 (15.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Cisco
2 9 (22.50%) Polycom
3 6 (15.00%) VMware
3 6 (15.00%) Google
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) HP
3 6 (15.00%) Citrix
4 3 (7.50%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.50%) Avaya
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec
5 1 (2.50%) Tandberg