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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank - 132 124
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 0 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.37% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.22% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -16.66%
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
566 735 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.39% 29.88% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 406 421 488
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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