The table below looks at the statistics for SMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMPP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank 635 - 643
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% - 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% - 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £85,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.88%
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
6496 7344 6857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.84% 17.63% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5517 6193 5537
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMPP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMPP across the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SMPP Salary Histogram in London

SMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 12 (75.00%) HTTP
2 11 (68.75%) SIGTRAN
3 8 (50.00%) RANAP
3 8 (50.00%) QA
3 8 (50.00%) Test Management
3 8 (50.00%) SCTP
3 8 (50.00%) 4G
3 8 (50.00%) 2G
3 8 (50.00%) SOAP
3 8 (50.00%) VoIP
3 8 (50.00%) 3G
3 8 (50.00%) TCAP
3 8 (50.00%) SCCP
3 8 (50.00%) INAP
3 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 8 (50.00%) M3UA
3 8 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (31.25%) MySQL
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
4 5 (31.25%) RESTful
4 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
4 5 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Agilent
4 5 (31.25%) ISEB
5 4 (25.00%) LAMP
5 4 (25.00%) Ajax
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 (6.25%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) HTTP
2 11 (68.75%) SIGTRAN
3 8 (50.00%) 2G
3 8 (50.00%) 3G
3 8 (50.00%) 4G
3 8 (50.00%) INAP
3 8 (50.00%) M3UA
3 8 (50.00%) RANAP
3 8 (50.00%) SCCP
3 8 (50.00%) SCTP
3 8 (50.00%) TCAP
3 8 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (25.00%) SMS
4 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (18.75%) GPRS
5 3 (18.75%) GSM
5 3 (18.75%) LTE
5 3 (18.75%) MVNO
5 3 (18.75%) UMTS
5 3 (18.75%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
1 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
2 4 (25.00%) Redis
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Head of Testing
1 4 (25.00%) HTML Developer
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Management Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Network Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
1 4 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Testing Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Junior
3 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior MySQL Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (31.25%) RESTful
3 4 (25.00%) Ajax
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) HTML5
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) LAMP
4 3 (18.75%) Laravel
5 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Handset
1 3 (18.75%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 8 (50.00%) Test Management
1 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
2 5 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) PHP
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISEB
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Agilent
2 4 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (6.25%) New Relic