The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
UK
Rank 798 797 864
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +67
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 51 142 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.14% 0.083%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.37% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 41 109 75
Median salary £57,500 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,052 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +42.85%

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
33313 38016 39327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.47% 38.03% 37.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28774 32748 33938
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing XMPP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017 within the UK.

XMPP Salary Histogram in the UK

XMPP
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XMPP within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -11 45 £55,000 -12.00% 1
London +7 30 £57,500 -11.53% 1
West Midlands - 7 £37,500 -
City of London +8 4 £85,000 +30.76%
Worcestershire - 4 £37,500 -
Worcester - 4 £37,500 -
South East +50 2 £34,000 -40.86%
South West +8 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Gloucestershire -17 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Cheltenham - 2 £42,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
East of England +23 1 £57,500 +51.31%
North West -18 1 £35,000 -44.00%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £60,000 -
North East - 1 £60,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £60,000 -
Essex - 1 £57,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £34,000 -
Coventry - 1 £30,000 -
Brighton - 1 £34,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £60,000 -

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing XMPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for XMPP.

1 110 (91.67%) Cisco
2 78 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
3 61 (50.83%) CCNP
3 61 (50.83%) Cisco UCCX
3 61 (50.83%) Cisco CUCM
4 57 (47.50%) WebEx
5 55 (45.83%) Cisco UCCE
5 55 (45.83%) VoIP
6 41 (34.17%) Unified Communications
7 34 (28.33%) CCNA
7 34 (28.33%) CCIE
8 30 (25.00%) Skype for Business
8 30 (25.00%) Skype
9 26 (21.67%) Microsoft
10 24 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
11 22 (18.33%) Finance
12 21 (17.50%) MS Excel
13 19 (15.83%) Presales
13 19 (15.83%) H.323
13 19 (15.83%) Banking
14 18 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
14 18 (15.00%) C
14 18 (15.00%) Data Centre
15 17 (14.17%) Cisco Nexus
15 17 (14.17%) Windows
15 17 (14.17%) LDAP
15 17 (14.17%) ISDN
16 16 (13.33%) VMware
16 16 (13.33%) Palo Alto
17 15 (12.50%) IVR

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 30 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (4.17%) IBM Domino
2 5 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (2.50%) CMS
3 3 (2.50%) Confluence
4 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.50%) Cisco SocialMiner
3 2 (1.67%) Eikon
3 2 (1.67%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (1.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 57 (47.50%) WebEx
2 55 (45.83%) VoIP
3 41 (34.17%) Unified Communications
4 30 (25.00%) Skype
5 19 (15.83%) H.323
6 17 (14.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (14.17%) ISDN
6 17 (14.17%) LDAP
7 11 (9.17%) DHCP
7 11 (9.17%) DNS
8 9 (7.50%) Telepresence
9 8 (6.67%) IPv6
10 7 (5.83%) CTI
10 7 (5.83%) PBX
10 7 (5.83%) Wireless
11 6 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless
11 6 (5.00%) Firewall
12 5 (4.17%) LAN
12 5 (4.17%) NetScaler
12 5 (4.17%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.17%) GIS
2 3 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.33%) JIRA
2 3 (2.50%) Bower
2 3 (2.50%) Grunt
2 3 (2.50%) gulp
2 3 (2.50%) JBehave
2 3 (2.50%) Maven
2 3 (2.50%) Selenium
2 3 (2.50%) Yeoman
3 2 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.83%) NUnit
4 1 (0.83%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (18.33%) Finance
2 19 (15.83%) Banking
3 10 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.00%) Law
5 3 (2.50%) Back Office
5 3 (2.50%) Games
6 2 (1.67%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.83%) Billing
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.83%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (27.50%) Cisco Engineer
1 33 (27.50%) Voice Engineer
2 24 (20.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 20 (16.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 16 (13.33%) Communications Manager
4 16 (13.33%) Finance Manager
4 16 (13.33%) Head of Communications
4 16 (13.33%) Head of Finance
4 16 (13.33%) Head of Networks
4 16 (13.33%) Network Communications Manager
5 13 (10.83%) Architect
5 13 (10.83%) Support Engineer
6 10 (8.33%) Consultant
7 9 (7.50%) Cisco Support
7 9 (7.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 9 (7.50%) Voice Support Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Cisco Consultant
9 6 (5.00%) Network Engineer
9 6 (5.00%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.33%) CSS
1 4 (3.33%) HTML
1 4 (3.33%) SOAP
2 3 (2.50%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (2.50%) jQuery
2 3 (2.50%) JSON
2 3 (2.50%) OAuth
2 3 (2.50%) React
2 3 (2.50%) REST
2 3 (2.50%) Sass
2 3 (2.50%) Web Services
2 3 (2.50%) WebRTC
2 3 (2.50%) WebSockets
2 3 (2.50%) XHTML
2 3 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (0.83%) Node.js
3 1 (0.83%) Qt
3 1 (0.83%) RESTful
3 1 (0.83%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.00%) Data Centre
1 18 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (12.50%) IVR
3 10 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.50%) Fintech
4 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.50%) Online Games
4 3 (2.50%) User Experience
5 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.83%) AS400
5 1 (0.83%) Derivative
5 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.83%) iPad
5 1 (0.83%) iPhone
5 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.17%) Windows
2 12 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.33%) Android
4 3 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.67%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.67%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.83%) Linux
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.83%) Presales
2 14 (11.67%) Project Management
3 10 (8.33%) CAD
3 10 (8.33%) ITIL
4 7 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (5.83%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (5.83%) Scrum
5 6 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (3.33%) BDD
6 4 (3.33%) DevOps
6 4 (3.33%) SOA
6 4 (3.33%) TDD
7 3 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (2.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 3 (2.50%) Front End Development
7 3 (2.50%) Functional Testing
7 3 (2.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.50%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.00%) C
2 7 (5.83%) SQL
3 5 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.17%) VB
4 4 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.83%) C++
5 1 (0.83%) Elixir
5 1 (0.83%) Erlang
5 1 (0.83%) Java
5 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 78 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (50.83%) CCNP
3 34 (28.33%) CCIE
3 34 (28.33%) CCNA
4 24 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
5 10 (8.33%) CCVP
5 10 (8.33%) Degree
6 5 (4.17%) MCITP
6 5 (4.17%) MCSE
6 5 (4.17%) MCSM
6 5 (4.17%) MCTS
6 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 4 (3.33%) CCDP
8 2 (1.67%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.67%) CCDA
8 2 (1.67%) CCIP
8 2 (1.67%) CCSP
8 2 (1.67%) MCP
8 2 (1.67%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) Docker
3 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.83%) KVM
3 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 61 (50.83%) Cisco CUCM
1 61 (50.83%) Cisco UCCX
2 55 (45.83%) Cisco UCCE
3 10 (8.33%) Cisco CME
4 8 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.67%) SCCM
6 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 110 (91.67%) Cisco
2 26 (21.67%) Microsoft
3 16 (13.33%) Palo Alto
3 16 (13.33%) VMware
4 9 (7.50%) HP
4 9 (7.50%) NetApp
4 9 (7.50%) Nimble Storage
5 7 (5.83%) Avaya
5 7 (5.83%) Red Box
6 5 (4.17%) BMC
6 5 (4.17%) Citrix
6 5 (4.17%) Computacenter
6 5 (4.17%) Remedy
7 4 (3.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 3 (2.50%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (2.50%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.50%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.67%) Canon
9 2 (1.67%) Verint
9 2 (1.67%) Xerox