The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 843 876 804
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -72
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 40 31 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.026% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.099% 0.066% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 61
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £40,400 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £65,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,500 £52,750
% change year-on-year
+20.87% -13.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40417 46852 44018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.83% 39.90% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34526 40022 38253
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XMPP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XMPP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XMPP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XMPP within the UK.

XMPP Salary Trend in the UK

XMPP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XMPP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

XMPP Salary Histogram in the UK

XMPP
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XMPP within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 38 £55,000 +4.76% 8
London +49 29 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Canary Wharf - 5 - -
City of London +26 4 £55,000 +4.76% 3
South East - 4 £35,500 - 1
East of England +15 3 £55,000 +34.14% 2
Luton - 3 £55,000 - 2
Bedfordshire - 3 £55,000 - 2
Berkshire - 2 £35,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £31,000 -
Newbury - 1 £35,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £31,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £55,000 -
Midlands - 1 £70,000 -

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing XMPP 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 XMPP.

1 98 (77.78%) Cisco
2 63 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 53 (42.06%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (41.27%) CCNP
5 43 (34.13%) LAN
6 39 (30.95%) WebEx
7 37 (29.37%) Lync
8 35 (27.78%) WAN
9 32 (25.40%) Unified Communications
10 31 (24.60%) Telecoms
11 30 (23.81%) Cisco UCCX
12 27 (21.43%) Wireless
12 27 (21.43%) MPLS
13 25 (19.84%) Cisco UCCE
14 24 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
15 22 (17.46%) TDD
16 21 (16.67%) Riverbed
17 20 (15.87%) VLAN
17 20 (15.87%) Firewall
17 20 (15.87%) Finance
17 20 (15.87%) VPN
18 19 (15.08%) Java
18 19 (15.08%) XML
18 19 (15.08%) Cisco ASA
19 18 (14.29%) JSON
19 18 (14.29%) Linux
20 17 (13.49%) JUnit
20 17 (13.49%) OSPF
20 17 (13.49%) Cisco IPT
21 16 (12.70%) Video Conferencing

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing XMPP 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 XMPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (29.37%) Lync
2 10 (7.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.94%) IaaS
2 7 (5.56%) Office 365
3 3 (2.38%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.59%) Yammer
5 1 (0.79%) SaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (34.13%) LAN
2 39 (30.95%) WebEx
3 35 (27.78%) WAN
4 32 (25.40%) Unified Communications
5 27 (21.43%) Wireless
5 27 (21.43%) MPLS
6 24 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (15.87%) VLAN
7 20 (15.87%) Firewall
7 20 (15.87%) VPN
8 19 (15.08%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (13.49%) OSPF
9 17 (13.49%) Cisco IPT
10 16 (12.70%) WAAS
11 15 (11.90%) VoIP
11 15 (11.90%) TCP/IP
12 14 (11.11%) SSL
13 13 (10.32%) BGP
13 13 (10.32%) H.323
13 13 (10.32%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (13.49%) JUnit
2 7 (5.56%) JIRA
2 7 (5.56%) Xcode
3 5 (3.97%) Maven
3 5 (3.97%) Selenium
3 5 (3.97%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.17%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.17%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.17%) WebLOAD
4 4 (3.17%) Subversion
4 4 (3.17%) NeoLoad
5 1 (0.79%) Calabash
5 1 (0.79%) Appium
5 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
General
1 31 (24.60%) Telecoms
2 20 (15.87%) Finance
3 7 (5.56%) Marketing
3 7 (5.56%) Electronics
3 7 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.17%) Retail
5 3 (2.38%) Legal
6 2 (1.59%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (23.02%) Cisco Engineer
2 27 (21.43%) Consultant
3 21 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
4 19 (15.08%) Developer
5 17 (13.49%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 13 (10.32%) Senior Consultant
6 13 (10.32%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.94%) Project Engineer
7 10 (7.94%) Cisco IPT Engineer
8 9 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 9 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
9 8 (6.35%) Network Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) Architect
9 8 (6.35%) Senior Sales Consultant
9 8 (6.35%) Cisco Consultant
10 7 (5.56%) Data Network Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.76%) Change Manager
11 6 (4.76%) Business Change Manager
11 6 (4.76%) Voice Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.08%) XML
2 18 (14.29%) JSON
3 12 (9.52%) Spring
4 4 (3.17%) Middleware
4 4 (3.17%) JMS
4 4 (3.17%) .NET
4 4 (3.17%) Web Services
4 4 (3.17%) VXML
4 4 (3.17%) Velocity
5 2 (1.59%) RESTful
6 1 (0.79%) J2SE
6 1 (0.79%) HTML
6 1 (0.79%) EJB
6 1 (0.79%) CSS
6 1 (0.79%) JSP
6 1 (0.79%) Servlets
6 1 (0.79%) Struts
6 1 (0.79%) DOM
6 1 (0.79%) JAXP
6 1 (0.79%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.56%) DTV
5 6 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.76%) Open Source
6 3 (2.38%) Economics
6 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.38%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.59%) iPad
7 2 (1.59%) iPhone
7 2 (1.59%) Wiki
8 1 (0.79%) User Experience
8 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.79%) Physics
8 1 (0.79%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.29%) Linux
2 15 (11.90%) UNIX
3 10 (7.94%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.56%) Android
5 6 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.46%) TDD
2 16 (12.70%) SOA
3 12 (9.52%) Concurrent Programming
4 10 (7.94%) WAN Optimisation
4 10 (7.94%) Coaching
5 9 (7.14%) Project Management
6 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (6.35%) Mentoring
7 7 (5.56%) Mobile Development
7 7 (5.56%) iOS Development
7 7 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (5.56%) Business Transformation
7 7 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 7 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (5.56%) Programme Management
8 6 (4.76%) Migration
8 6 (4.76%) Change Management
8 6 (4.76%) OO
8 6 (4.76%) ITIL
8 6 (4.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.08%) Java
2 9 (7.14%) Erlang
3 7 (5.56%) Objective-C
4 5 (3.97%) SQL
5 4 (3.17%) C
5 4 (3.17%) C++
6 2 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (42.06%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (41.27%) CCNP
3 14 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 14 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 12 (9.52%) CCNA
4 12 (9.52%) Degree
5 5 (3.97%) CCIE
6 4 (3.17%) CCVP
7 2 (1.59%) CCSA
8 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.79%) CCDA
8 1 (0.79%) CCDP
8 1 (0.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) QA
2 6 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.17%) vSphere
1 4 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 63 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 30 (23.81%) Cisco UCCX
3 25 (19.84%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (5.56%) OPNET
5 3 (2.38%) SCOM
6 1 (0.79%) Iperf
Vendors
1 98 (77.78%) Cisco
2 21 (16.67%) Riverbed
3 15 (11.90%) Juniper
4 14 (11.11%) SAP
5 13 (10.32%) Polycom
6 12 (9.52%) F5
7 10 (7.94%) Ipanema Technologies
8 9 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 9 (7.14%) VMware
9 7 (5.56%) SolarWinds
9 7 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (4.76%) EMC
10 6 (4.76%) IronPort
10 6 (4.76%) Sourcefire
10 6 (4.76%) Splunk
10 6 (4.76%) Meraki
10 6 (4.76%) ScanSafe
10 6 (4.76%) Lancope
11 5 (3.97%) Mitel
11 5 (3.97%) Panasonic
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