The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank 865 862 871
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 30 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.003% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.014% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19314 20833 21229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.12% 19.99% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15336 16892 17851
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMPP
UK

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 15 £45,000 - 1
South East -10 4 £42,500 -15.00% 1
London -44 4 £60,000 -7.69%
South West - 4 £42,750 -
East Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
SMPP
UK

SMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 25 (62.50%) C#
1 25 (62.50%) .NET
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET
3 21 (52.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (40.00%) XML
4 16 (40.00%) Java
4 16 (40.00%) SMS
4 16 (40.00%) HTTP
5 15 (37.50%) SQL
5 15 (37.50%) NFC
6 14 (35.00%) WPF
6 14 (35.00%) Multithreading
6 14 (35.00%) Android
6 14 (35.00%) MSTest
6 14 (35.00%) Apple iOS
6 14 (35.00%) MSBuild
6 14 (35.00%) Windows Phone
6 14 (35.00%) Blackberry
6 14 (35.00%) XAML
6 14 (35.00%) Telecoms
7 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (32.50%) NUnit
7 13 (32.50%) Banking
7 13 (32.50%) Visual Studio
7 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
8 12 (30.00%) Java ME
8 12 (30.00%) LINQ
8 12 (30.00%) WCF
8 12 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 2 (5.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
1 2 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) SMS
1 16 (40.00%) HTTP
2 15 (37.50%) NFC
3 11 (27.50%) SMTP
4 9 (22.50%) FTP
5 7 (17.50%) SS7
5 7 (17.50%) SIGTRAN
6 6 (15.00%) INAP
6 6 (15.00%) TCAP
6 6 (15.00%) GSM
7 5 (12.50%) VoIP
7 5 (12.50%) LDAP
8 4 (10.00%) DNS
8 4 (10.00%) SCCP
8 4 (10.00%) SCTP
8 4 (10.00%) XCAP
8 4 (10.00%) M3UA
9 3 (7.50%) 4G
9 3 (7.50%) MGW
9 3 (7.50%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 21 (52.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.00%) Redis
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MSTest
1 14 (35.00%) MSBuild
2 13 (32.50%) Visual Studio
2 13 (32.50%) NUnit
3 12 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (27.50%) WiX
5 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 14 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (32.50%) Banking
3 12 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (7.50%) Billing
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.00%) C# Developer
4 13 (32.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Systems Developer
6 5 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Customer Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
7 3 (7.50%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) .NET
2 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET
3 16 (40.00%) XML
4 14 (35.00%) WPF
5 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
6 12 (30.00%) Java ME
6 12 (30.00%) WCF
6 12 (30.00%) LINQ
6 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (30.00%) XSLT
7 6 (15.00%) SOAP
8 2 (5.00%) HTML
8 2 (5.00%) CSS
8 2 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) IVR
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Physics
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Android
1 14 (35.00%) Apple iOS
1 14 (35.00%) Windows Phone
2 11 (27.50%) Linux
3 8 (20.00%) Solaris
4 7 (17.50%) UNIX
5 6 (15.00%) Windows
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Multithreading
2 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.00%) TDD
3 12 (30.00%) MVC
4 11 (27.50%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.50%) Functional Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Web Development
7 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.50%) Logistics
7 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) C#
2 16 (40.00%) Java
3 15 (37.50%) SQL
4 14 (35.00%) XAML
5 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.50%) PHP
6 3 (7.50%) Python
7 2 (5.00%) XQuery
7 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.00%) VB
7 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.00%) Ruby
7 2 (5.00%) XPath
7 2 (5.00%) Erlang
8 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CCNA
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) RHCE
2 1 (2.50%) PMP
2 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.50%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) ISO 8583
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (2.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Telerik
2 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Veritas
3 2 (5.00%) Huawei
4 1 (2.50%) Redknee
4 1 (2.50%) Sun
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) Juniper
4 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Sage
4 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Neon Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago