The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank 630 594 632
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +38
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 3 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.006% 0.025% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.038% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 11
Average salary £60,000 £51,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% -10.86%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7808 7483 8336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.23% 16.88% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6497 6146 7071
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMPP
England

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) GSM
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) SS7
2 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (62.50%) Billing
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) MVNO
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) Redis
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) NFC
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
4 1 (12.50%) MSTest
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) GSM
1 5 (62.50%) SS7
1 5 (62.50%) MVNO
2 1 (12.50%) NFC
2 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Redis
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) MSTest
2 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
1 5 (62.50%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Support Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
3 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) XAML
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago