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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 293 326 324
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -2
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 14 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.13% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 9
Average salary £72,500 £53,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.79% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,000 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
3585 4612 4614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.65% 37.53% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3086 3944 4135
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 4 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 4 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 20 (83.33%) Cisco
2 17 (70.83%) LAN
3 15 (62.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 14 (58.33%) WAN
5 12 (50.00%) VPN
5 12 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
6 11 (45.83%) OSPF
6 11 (45.83%) Firewall
6 11 (45.83%) Wireless
7 10 (41.67%) MPLS
8 9 (37.50%) IPsec
8 9 (37.50%) CCNP
8 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
9 8 (33.33%) VoIP
9 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 8 (33.33%) DMZ
9 8 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
9 8 (33.33%) 802.1X
9 8 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (29.17%) Cisco UCCE
10 7 (29.17%) Investment Management
10 7 (29.17%) Verint
10 7 (29.17%) CyberTech
10 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (29.17%) HSRP
10 7 (29.17%) Cisco ISE
10 7 (29.17%) BGP
10 7 (29.17%) VRRP
10 7 (29.17%) CCSA

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 (8.33%) Confluence
1 2 (8.33%) Lync
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) LAN
2 14 (58.33%) WAN
3 12 (50.00%) VPN
4 11 (45.83%) OSPF
4 11 (45.83%) Firewall
4 11 (45.83%) Wireless
5 10 (41.67%) MPLS
6 9 (37.50%) IPsec
6 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 8 (33.33%) DMZ
7 8 (33.33%) VoIP
7 8 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
8 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (29.17%) HSRP
8 7 (29.17%) Cisco ISE
8 7 (29.17%) BIG-IP
8 7 (29.17%) BGP
8 7 (29.17%) VRRP
9 6 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) JBehave
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Xcode
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Billing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Network Support
2 6 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Network Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Support
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco IPT Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Project Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Data Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
2 1 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) Economics
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) DTV
5 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.17%) Physics
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.17%) Equities
5 1 (4.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Android
1 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Investment Management
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 3 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) SDLC
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) BDD
5 2 (8.33%) Kanban
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) SOA
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) CCNP
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (29.17%) CCSA
3 4 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (12.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (12.50%) OPNET
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 7 (29.17%) Verint
3 7 (29.17%) CyberTech
4 4 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 4 (16.67%) SAP
5 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (12.50%) BT
5 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 3 (12.50%) Aruba
5 3 (12.50%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (4.17%) Polycom
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper