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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
England / South East
Rank - 449 457
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.005% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.025% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £28,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -50.43%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £36,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+80.55% -29.75%

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
3160 3924 4551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.20% 20.06% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2540 3308 3453
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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