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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank 135 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.28% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
795 778 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.78% 31.46% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 432 544 412
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) HTTP
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (90.00%) Smartphone
2 9 (90.00%) Marketing
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) IMAP
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) Internet
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
2 9 (90.00%) LDAP
2 9 (90.00%) Broadband
2 9 (90.00%) SCTP
2 9 (90.00%) M3UA
2 9 (90.00%) SMTP
3 1 (10.00%) VoLTE
3 1 (10.00%) XCAP
3 1 (10.00%) 4G
3 1 (10.00%) CDMA
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) 3G
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (10.00%) LTE
3 1 (10.00%) 2G

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) HTTP
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) Internet
2 9 (90.00%) LDAP
2 9 (90.00%) Broadband
2 9 (90.00%) IMAP
2 9 (90.00%) SCTP
2 9 (90.00%) M3UA
2 9 (90.00%) SMTP
3 1 (10.00%) VoLTE
3 1 (10.00%) XCAP
3 1 (10.00%) 4G
3 1 (10.00%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (10.00%) LTE
3 1 (10.00%) CDMA
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) 3G
3 1 (10.00%) 2G
General
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (90.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Design Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree