The table below looks at the statistics for SMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMPP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank 858 886 831
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -55
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 20 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.010% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.056% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 21
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
SMPP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17307 19542 18860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.93% 17.87% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14322 15698 15238
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMPP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMPP Jobs Demand Trend in England

SMPP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMPP across the England region.

SMPP Salary Trend in England

SMPP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMPP across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SMPP Salary Histogram in England

SMPP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMPP within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +8 20 £35,000 -22.22% 3
SMPP
UK

SMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing SMPP 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 SMPP.

1 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
1 23 (95.83%) MVC
2 22 (91.67%) jQuery
2 22 (91.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (91.67%) C#
2 22 (91.67%) SQL
2 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (91.67%) Visual Studio
2 22 (91.67%) Web Services
2 22 (91.67%) SMTP
3 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 16 (66.67%) Unit Testing
5 15 (62.50%) Multithreading
5 15 (62.50%) WinForms
5 15 (62.50%) Workflow
5 15 (62.50%) SMS
5 15 (62.50%) T-SQL
5 15 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (62.50%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
6 7 (29.17%) WSDL
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (29.17%) XPath
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (29.17%) HTML
6 7 (29.17%) XML
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
6 7 (29.17%) CSS

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing SMPP 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 SMPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) lighttpd
1 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (91.67%) SMTP
2 15 (62.50%) SMS
3 7 (29.17%) FTP
3 7 (29.17%) HTTP
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) RTP
4 1 (4.17%) SS7
4 1 (4.17%) TCAP
4 1 (4.17%) ISUP
4 1 (4.17%) INAP
4 1 (4.17%) H.323
4 1 (4.17%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (4.17%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (4.17%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (91.67%) Visual Studio
1 22 (91.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 18 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (58.33%) Senior Developer
4 10 (41.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
8 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
1 22 (91.67%) Web Services
1 22 (91.67%) jQuery
2 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 15 (62.50%) WinForms
3 15 (62.50%) KnockoutJS
3 15 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (29.17%) HTML
4 7 (29.17%) XML
4 7 (29.17%) WSDL
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
4 7 (29.17%) CSS
4 7 (29.17%) SOAP
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.17%) Memcached
6 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) MVC
2 16 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 15 (62.50%) Workflow
3 15 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 7 (29.17%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (25.00%) SDLC
6 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) API Design
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) Test Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
2 22 (91.67%) SQL
2 22 (91.67%) C#
3 15 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 7 (29.17%) XQuery
4 7 (29.17%) XPath
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 24 days ago