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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank - 629 -
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.009% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.054% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £56,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
7564 7341 8995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 16.15% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6287 6230 7523
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 10 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) SS7
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Billing
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) MVNO

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) SS7
1 3 (100.00%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008