The table below looks at the statistics for SMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMPP over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank 135 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% - 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £57,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -29.16%
SMPP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
741 727 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.12% 31.13% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 409 527 530
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMPP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMPP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SMPP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SMPP Salary Trend in Reading

SMPP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMPP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SMPP Salary Histogram in Reading

SMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (88.89%) HTTP
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (77.78%) SCTP
2 7 (77.78%) M3UA
2 7 (77.78%) SOAP
2 7 (77.78%) LDAP
3 5 (55.56%) Broadband
3 5 (55.56%) SMTP
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) Smartphone
3 5 (55.56%) Marketing
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) IMAP
4 3 (33.33%) 4G
4 3 (33.33%) XCAP
4 3 (33.33%) 2G
4 3 (33.33%) 3G
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) GSM
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) TCAP
5 2 (22.22%) SCCP
5 2 (22.22%) INAP
5 2 (22.22%) LTE
5 2 (22.22%) MGW
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (11.11%) VoLTE
6 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (11.11%) Panasonic

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (88.89%) HTTP
2 7 (77.78%) LDAP
2 7 (77.78%) SCTP
2 7 (77.78%) M3UA
3 5 (55.56%) Broadband
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) IMAP
3 5 (55.56%) SMTP
4 3 (33.33%) 3G
4 3 (33.33%) XCAP
4 3 (33.33%) 4G
4 3 (33.33%) 2G
5 2 (22.22%) TCAP
5 2 (22.22%) SCCP
5 2 (22.22%) INAP
5 2 (22.22%) GSM
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) LTE
5 2 (22.22%) MGW
General
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Design Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Design Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Mitel
1 1 (11.11%) Panasonic