The table below looks at the statistics for SMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMPP over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank - 459 460
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 0 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.038% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £24,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £36,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -20.00%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3685 4272 5047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.24% 20.19% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2984 3465 3699
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing SMPP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMPP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SMPP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SMPP Salary Trend in the South East

SMPP
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing SMPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SMPP.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (100.00%) Feasibility Study

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) VAS Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Feasibility Study