The table below looks at the statistics for SMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMPP over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank 600 - 681
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.031% - 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% - 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Median salary £75,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
SMPP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6055 7029 7909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.44% 15.89% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5184 6010 6538
Median salary £53,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing SMPP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMPP Jobs Demand Trend in London

SMPP
Salary Trend in London

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

SMPP Salary Trend in London

SMPP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMPP within the London region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chiswick - 8 £75,000 -
SMPP
England

SMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing SMPP 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 London region with a requirement for SMPP.

1 14 (66.67%) Web Services
2 12 (57.14%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) MySQL
2 12 (57.14%) Apache
2 12 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 10 (47.62%) Unit Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) Degree
4 8 (38.10%) Spring
4 8 (38.10%) Maven
4 8 (38.10%) Data Security
4 8 (38.10%) LAMP
4 8 (38.10%) Hibernate
4 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
4 8 (38.10%) Python
4 8 (38.10%) SOA
4 8 (38.10%) JUnit
4 8 (38.10%) jMock
4 8 (38.10%) JIRA
4 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
4 8 (38.10%) Jetty
4 8 (38.10%) Apache Wicket
4 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
4 8 (38.10%) Guice
4 8 (38.10%) TestNG
4 8 (38.10%) Hadoop
4 8 (38.10%) SaaS

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 12 (57.14%) Apache
1 12 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 8 (38.10%) Jetty
3 4 (19.05%) JBoss
3 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) SaaS
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) 2G
2 7 (33.33%) 3G
2 7 (33.33%) 4G
2 7 (33.33%) HTTP
2 7 (33.33%) INAP
2 7 (33.33%) M3UA
2 7 (33.33%) SCCP
2 7 (33.33%) SCTP
2 7 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
2 7 (33.33%) TCAP
2 7 (33.33%) VoIP
3 4 (19.05%) RANAP
3 4 (19.05%) SSL
4 3 (14.29%) 3GPP
4 3 (14.29%) GPRS
4 3 (14.29%) GSM
4 3 (14.29%) Internet
4 3 (14.29%) UMTS
5 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) MySQL
2 8 (38.10%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (38.10%) Hadoop
2 8 (38.10%) HBase
2 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
2 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
2 8 (38.10%) Redis
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (38.10%) Hamcrest
2 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 8 (38.10%) JIRA
2 8 (38.10%) jMock
2 8 (38.10%) JUnit
2 8 (38.10%) Maven
2 8 (38.10%) TestNG
3 4 (19.05%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
1 6 (28.57%) Java Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Support
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Java Technical Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Head of Testing
4 2 (9.52%) iOS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Lead iOS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Android Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior iOS Android Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) Web Services
2 8 (38.10%) Apache Wicket
2 8 (38.10%) Guice
2 8 (38.10%) Hibernate
2 8 (38.10%) JAX-RS
2 8 (38.10%) LAMP
2 8 (38.10%) REST
2 8 (38.10%) Spring
3 7 (33.33%) SOAP
4 4 (19.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) Unit Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Data Security
2 8 (38.10%) High Availability
2 8 (38.10%) Microservices
2 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
2 8 (38.10%) Process Improvement
2 8 (38.10%) SOA
3 7 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) DevOps
5 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Release Management
5 4 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 4 (19.05%) Test Management
5 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
2 8 (38.10%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 7 (33.33%) ISEB
2 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Agilent
2 3 (14.29%) HP