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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank 633 - 692
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.008% - 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.046% - 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £70,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
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
6453 7163 8018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.17% 15.96% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5571 6086 6602
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 12 (80.00%) SOAP
1 12 (80.00%) VoIP
1 12 (80.00%) HTTP
1 12 (80.00%) ISEB
1 12 (80.00%) 3G
1 12 (80.00%) TCAP
1 12 (80.00%) SCCP
1 12 (80.00%) INAP
1 12 (80.00%) 2G
1 12 (80.00%) ISTQB
1 12 (80.00%) SIGTRAN
1 12 (80.00%) SCTP
1 12 (80.00%) 4G
1 12 (80.00%) M3UA
1 12 (80.00%) Defect Management
2 10 (66.67%) QA
3 8 (53.33%) Test Management
3 8 (53.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (53.33%) Agilent
3 8 (53.33%) RANAP
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Software Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (26.67%) Test Planning
5 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (26.67%) Validation

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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) 2G
1 12 (80.00%) 3G
1 12 (80.00%) 4G
1 12 (80.00%) HTTP
1 12 (80.00%) INAP
1 12 (80.00%) M3UA
1 12 (80.00%) SCCP
1 12 (80.00%) SCTP
1 12 (80.00%) SIGTRAN
1 12 (80.00%) TCAP
1 12 (80.00%) VoIP
2 8 (53.33%) RANAP
3 4 (26.67%) 3GPP
3 4 (26.67%) GPRS
3 4 (26.67%) GSM
3 4 (26.67%) Internet
3 4 (26.67%) UMTS
4 2 (13.33%) tcpdump
4 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Management Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Network Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Test Leader
1 4 (26.67%) Testing Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Head of Testing
2 2 (13.33%) iOS Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Lead iOS Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior iOS Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Android Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Android Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior iOS Android Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) SOAP
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Defect Management
2 8 (53.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (53.33%) Test Management
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (26.67%) Test Planning
4 4 (26.67%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
5 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) System Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) ISEB
1 12 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Agilent
2 4 (26.67%) HP