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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 231 299 319
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +20
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 18 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.41% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 16
Median salary £68,750 £72,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +36.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,500 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £83,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -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
2466 3449 4537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.37% 35.42% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2266 2935 3926
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing XMPP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

XMPP Salary Histogram in the City of London

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing XMPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for XMPP.

1 31 (91.18%) Cisco
2 23 (67.65%) Cisco UCCX
3 21 (61.76%) Cisco CUCM
4 20 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (58.82%) VoIP
4 20 (58.82%) Red Box
5 19 (55.88%) CCNP
6 16 (47.06%) Cisco UCCE
6 16 (47.06%) CCNP Voice
7 13 (38.24%) Cisco IOS
7 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
8 12 (35.29%) BT
8 12 (35.29%) CCVP
8 12 (35.29%) NICE Systems
9 8 (23.53%) Skype for Business
9 8 (23.53%) Unified Communications
9 8 (23.53%) Skype
9 8 (23.53%) Firewall
10 7 (20.59%) WAN
10 7 (20.59%) OSPF
10 7 (20.59%) LAN
10 7 (20.59%) LDAP
11 6 (17.65%) ISDN
11 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
11 6 (17.65%) DMZ
11 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.65%) VPN
11 6 (17.65%) CCSA
11 6 (17.65%) IPsec
11 6 (17.65%) VRRP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco SocialMiner
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) VoIP
2 13 (38.24%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (23.53%) Firewall
3 8 (23.53%) Skype
3 8 (23.53%) Unified Communications
4 7 (20.59%) LAN
4 7 (20.59%) LDAP
4 7 (20.59%) OSPF
4 7 (20.59%) WAN
5 6 (17.65%) DMZ
5 6 (17.65%) HSRP
5 6 (17.65%) IPsec
5 6 (17.65%) ISDN
5 6 (17.65%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 6 (17.65%) VPN
5 6 (17.65%) VRRP
6 5 (14.71%) CTI
6 5 (14.71%) PBX
6 5 (14.71%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
2 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
1 10 (29.41%) Voice Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Network Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Voice Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Network Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Specialist
4 5 (14.71%) Voice Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Voice Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Voice Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Network Support
6 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Telecoms Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Telecoms Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) 802.1X
2 2 (5.88%) JSON
2 2 (5.88%) RESTful
2 2 (5.88%) Swagger
2 2 (5.88%) WebSockets
2 2 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.71%) IVR
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
1 5 (14.71%) Investment Management
2 4 (11.76%) Change Control
2 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (8.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.82%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) SDLC
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) SOA
4 2 (5.88%) Webhook
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Fund Management
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) Scrum
5 1 (2.94%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) C
2 3 (8.82%) C#
2 3 (8.82%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (55.88%) CCNP
3 16 (47.06%) CCNP Voice
4 12 (35.29%) CCVP
5 6 (17.65%) CCSA
6 5 (14.71%) Degree
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.94%) CISSP
8 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (67.65%) Cisco UCCX
2 21 (61.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 16 (47.06%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 31 (91.18%) Cisco
2 20 (58.82%) Red Box
3 12 (35.29%) BT
3 12 (35.29%) NICE Systems
4 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
4 6 (17.65%) CyberTech
4 6 (17.65%) Verint
5 5 (14.71%) Avaya
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) Rally
6 1 (2.94%) Riverbed