The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 861 787 830
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +43
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 35 82 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.075% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.077% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 67 47
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45536 43438 48308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.04% 39.82% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38815 37807 42883
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 11 July 2014 within the UK.

XMPP Salary Histogram in the UK

XMPP
Top 11 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 11 July 2014. 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 -67 30 £53,000 -11.66% 6
London -56 26 £53,000 -18.46% 6
City of London -5 17 £52,500 -12.50% 2
South Wales - 4 £50,000 - 1
Wales - 4 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -3 3 - -
Solihull - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £41,000 -
Cambridge -8 1 £41,000 -
East of England -16 1 £41,000 -8.88%
Cardiff - 1 £50,000 - 1

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 37 (54.41%) Cisco
2 30 (44.12%) VoIP
3 28 (41.18%) Java
3 28 (41.18%) Cisco CUCM
4 24 (35.29%) Telecoms
4 24 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (32.35%) CCNP
6 21 (30.88%) Android
7 20 (29.41%) C
8 18 (26.47%) ITIL
9 17 (25.00%) C++
10 16 (23.53%) CCIE
11 15 (22.06%) H.323
11 15 (22.06%) Cisco IPT
11 15 (22.06%) Android Development
12 14 (20.59%) Unified Communications
12 14 (20.59%) Mobile App
12 14 (20.59%) MGCP
12 14 (20.59%) IP Telephony
13 13 (19.12%) Robotium
13 13 (19.12%) Open Source
14 12 (17.65%) Git (software)
14 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
14 12 (17.65%) Subversion
14 12 (17.65%) CCVP
15 11 (16.18%) Handset
15 11 (16.18%) XML
15 11 (16.18%) Linux
15 11 (16.18%) Degree
16 10 (14.71%) Google

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 9 (13.24%) Lync
2 7 (10.29%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (44.12%) VoIP
2 15 (22.06%) H.323
2 15 (22.06%) Cisco IPT
3 14 (20.59%) MGCP
3 14 (20.59%) IP Telephony
3 14 (20.59%) Unified Communications
4 9 (13.24%) GSM
4 9 (13.24%) LAN
4 9 (13.24%) WAN
5 5 (7.35%) VPN
5 5 (7.35%) RTP
5 5 (7.35%) Firewall
6 4 (5.88%) SCCP
6 4 (5.88%) CTI
6 4 (5.88%) HTTP
7 3 (4.41%) SNMP
7 3 (4.41%) SMTP
7 3 (4.41%) WLAN
7 3 (4.41%) tcpdump
7 3 (4.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) MySQL
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Robotium
2 12 (17.65%) Subversion
2 12 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.29%) JUnit
4 3 (4.41%) Maven
4 3 (4.41%) JIRA
4 3 (4.41%) Selenium
5 2 (2.94%) WebLOAD
5 2 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.94%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.94%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.88%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Games
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Developer
2 17 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
3 15 (22.06%) Java Developer
3 15 (22.06%) Android Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Senior Voice Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Programmer
7 4 (5.88%) Java Programmer
7 4 (5.88%) Communications Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Communications Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Data Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Cisco Support
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Cisco Support
9 2 (2.94%) Server Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Voice Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Messaging Administrator
9 2 (2.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) XML
2 10 (14.71%) J2SE
3 9 (13.24%) JNI
4 7 (10.29%) JSON
5 5 (7.35%) Ajax
6 4 (5.88%) Java SE
6 4 (5.88%) Spring
6 4 (5.88%) Dojo
6 4 (5.88%) REST
6 4 (5.88%) SOAP
6 4 (5.88%) J2EE
7 2 (2.94%) JMS
7 2 (2.94%) Middleware
7 2 (2.94%) Velocity
7 2 (2.94%) .NET
8 1 (1.47%) Symfony
8 1 (1.47%) jQuery
8 1 (1.47%) WAMP
8 1 (1.47%) OAuth
8 1 (1.47%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Mobile App
2 13 (19.12%) Open Source
3 11 (16.18%) Handset
4 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.35%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (7.35%) Blackberry
6 4 (5.88%) Smartphone
7 3 (4.41%) Statistics
8 2 (2.94%) Blog
9 1 (1.47%) Online Games
9 1 (1.47%) iPhone
9 1 (1.47%) Replication
9 1 (1.47%) IVR
9 1 (1.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.88%) Android
2 11 (16.18%) Linux
3 8 (11.76%) Windows
4 5 (7.35%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (5.88%) UNIX
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.47%) CentOS
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) ITIL
2 15 (22.06%) Android Development
3 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 10 (14.71%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (11.76%) TDD
6 6 (8.82%) OO
6 6 (8.82%) SOA
7 4 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (4.41%) Data Security
8 3 (4.41%) Project Planning
9 2 (2.94%) Release Management
9 2 (2.94%) Performance Testing
9 2 (2.94%) Scrum
9 2 (2.94%) Benchmarking
9 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.94%) BDD
9 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.47%) Network Management
10 1 (1.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.18%) Java
2 20 (29.41%) C
3 17 (25.00%) C++
4 6 (8.82%) Python
5 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.88%) Erlang
7 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.41%) SQL
8 2 (2.94%) PHP
9 1 (1.47%) C#
9 1 (1.47%) XAML
9 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (32.35%) CCNP
3 16 (23.53%) CCIE
4 12 (17.65%) CCVP
5 11 (16.18%) Degree
6 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.41%) CISSP
8 1 (1.47%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) HL7
2 2 (2.94%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) BS7799
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.35%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.41%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (2.94%) UAG
5 1 (1.47%) Kamailio
5 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.47%) vSphere
5 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (41.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (10.29%) Cisco UCCE
3 6 (8.82%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 37 (54.41%) Cisco
2 10 (14.71%) Google
3 8 (11.76%) VMware
4 7 (10.29%) Juniper
5 6 (8.82%) HP
5 6 (8.82%) Tandberg
6 5 (7.35%) Avaya
7 4 (5.88%) Fujitsu
7 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.41%) SonicWALL
8 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.94%) Symantec
9 2 (2.94%) Citrix
10 1 (1.47%) Oracle
10 1 (1.47%) NetApp
10 1 (1.47%) Apple
10 1 (1.47%) Dell
10 1 (1.47%) EMC
10 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.47%) Polycom
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Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Bodog Nation
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 17 days ago