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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 244 303 354
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +51
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 17 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.040% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.12% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 13
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £55,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-46.36% +20.87%
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
2620 3401 4881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.25% 34.07% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2368 2950 4205
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 36 (92.31%) Cisco
2 32 (82.05%) Cisco UCCX
3 31 (79.49%) Cisco CUCM
3 31 (79.49%) Red Box
4 28 (71.79%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (61.54%) CCNP
5 24 (61.54%) BT
5 24 (61.54%) CCNP Voice
6 21 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
7 20 (51.28%) Banking
7 20 (51.28%) Investment Banking
8 19 (48.72%) Cisco UCCE
9 12 (30.77%) NICE Systems
10 9 (23.08%) CCVP
10 9 (23.08%) Firewall
10 9 (23.08%) OSPF
10 9 (23.08%) WAN
10 9 (23.08%) LAN
10 9 (23.08%) VoIP
11 8 (20.51%) Unified Communications
12 7 (17.95%) Verint
12 7 (17.95%) CyberTech
12 7 (17.95%) HSRP
12 7 (17.95%) Spanning Tree
12 7 (17.95%) IPsec
12 7 (17.95%) CCSA
12 7 (17.95%) VRRP
12 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
12 7 (17.95%) DMZ
12 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP

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 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (2.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (23.08%) Firewall
2 9 (23.08%) LAN
2 9 (23.08%) OSPF
2 9 (23.08%) VoIP
2 9 (23.08%) WAN
3 8 (20.51%) Unified Communications
4 7 (17.95%) DMZ
4 7 (17.95%) HSRP
4 7 (17.95%) IPsec
4 7 (17.95%) Spanning Tree
4 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
4 7 (17.95%) VPN
4 7 (17.95%) VRRP
5 5 (12.82%) MPLS
5 5 (12.82%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (10.26%) BGP
6 4 (10.26%) Wireless
7 3 (7.69%) BIG-IP
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 20 (51.28%) Banking
1 20 (51.28%) Investment Banking
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.69%) Electronics
3 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Voice Engineer
2 20 (51.28%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 18 (46.15%) Cisco Engineer
4 15 (38.46%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 15 (38.46%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 8 (20.51%) Analyst
5 8 (20.51%) Network Analyst
6 6 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (15.38%) Senior Network Analyst
6 6 (15.38%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Voice Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Cisco Specialist
8 3 (7.69%) Cisco Voice Specialist
8 3 (7.69%) Network Support
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
8 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (7.69%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) 802.1X
2 2 (5.13%) JSON
2 2 (5.13%) RESTful
2 2 (5.13%) Swagger
2 2 (5.13%) WebSockets
2 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.56%) iPad
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Android
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Investment Management
2 5 (12.82%) Asset Management
3 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (7.69%) Change Control
3 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 3 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL
4 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.13%) SOA
5 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.56%) Coaching
5 1 (2.56%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.56%) Scrum
5 1 (2.56%) SDLC
5 1 (2.56%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 28 (71.79%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (61.54%) CCNP
2 24 (61.54%) CCNP Voice
3 9 (23.08%) CCVP
4 7 (17.95%) CCSA
5 3 (7.69%) CCIE
6 1 (2.56%) CISSP
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (82.05%) Cisco UCCX
2 31 (79.49%) Cisco CUCM
3 19 (48.72%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 36 (92.31%) Cisco
2 31 (79.49%) Red Box
3 24 (61.54%) BT
4 12 (30.77%) NICE Systems
5 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
5 7 (17.95%) CyberTech
5 7 (17.95%) Verint
6 3 (7.69%) SAP
7 1 (2.56%) Rally
7 1 (2.56%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.56%) VMware