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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 288 310 317
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 15 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.15% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.41% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 7
Average salary £72,500 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.79% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £46,250 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £60,000 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
3432 4387 4613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.48% 37.40% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2919 3808 4158
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 August 2015.

XMPP Salary Histogram in the City of London

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco UCCX
4 9 (47.37%) LAN
4 9 (47.37%) WAN
4 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
5 8 (42.11%) VPN
5 8 (42.11%) VoIP
5 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
5 8 (42.11%) DMZ
5 8 (42.11%) IPsec
5 8 (42.11%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (42.11%) 802.1X
6 7 (36.84%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (36.84%) Verint
6 7 (36.84%) CyberTech
6 7 (36.84%) HSRP
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco ISE
6 7 (36.84%) Wireless
6 7 (36.84%) BIG-IP
6 7 (36.84%) Investment Management
6 7 (36.84%) CCSA
6 7 (36.84%) Firewall
6 7 (36.84%) OSPF
6 7 (36.84%) VRRP
7 6 (31.58%) BGP
7 6 (31.58%) MPLS
7 6 (31.58%) Software-Defined Networking
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) WebEx

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
1 2 (10.53%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) WAN
1 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
1 9 (47.37%) LAN
2 8 (42.11%) VoIP
2 8 (42.11%) VPN
2 8 (42.11%) DMZ
2 8 (42.11%) IPsec
3 7 (36.84%) BIG-IP
3 7 (36.84%) HSRP
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco ISE
3 7 (36.84%) VRRP
3 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) Wireless
3 7 (36.84%) OSPF
3 7 (36.84%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (31.58%) BGP
4 6 (31.58%) MPLS
4 6 (31.58%) Software-Defined Networking
5 5 (26.32%) WebEx
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) JBehave
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Network Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Network Support
1 6 (31.58%) Senior Network Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Support
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Support Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Support Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Network Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Change Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Business Change Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Business Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Voice Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) OpenGL
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Economics
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Physics
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.26%) Equities
4 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Investment Management
2 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
2 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Business Transformation
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) BDD
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
4 2 (10.53%) Kanban
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CCSA
2 3 (15.79%) CCVP
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CCIE
4 1 (5.26%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 7 (36.84%) Verint
3 7 (36.84%) CyberTech
4 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (15.79%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Polycom