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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 830 807 865
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +58
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 74 72 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.067% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.17% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 55 68 40
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

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
42171 43582 46299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.07% 40.28% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35652 37769 40546
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 21 October 2014 within the UK.

XMPP Salary Histogram in the UK

XMPP
Top 30 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 21 October 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 -19 69 £46,250 -7.50% 7
London -19 50 £53,000 +6.00% 5
City of London +26 27 £45,000 - 2
South East 0 9 £40,000 - 2
South Wales - 5 £50,000 -
Wales - 5 £50,000 -
East of England -19 4 £27,500 -32.92%
Reading - 4 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £40,000 -
North West -6 2 £35,750 -18.75%
Manchester -16 2 £35,750 -18.75%
Bedfordshire - 2 £28,750 -
West Midlands - 2 £51,250 -
Hampshire - 2 £24,000 - 2
Luton - 2 £28,750 -
Fareham - 2 £24,000 - 2
Yorkshire -29 1 £55,000 +27.16%
South West - 1 £30,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 £25,000 -
Brighton - 1 £67,500 -
Bristol - 1 £30,000 -
Colchester - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £25,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Surrey - 1 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £67,500 -

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 83 (76.85%) Cisco
2 50 (46.30%) Cisco CUCM
3 41 (37.96%) Lync
3 41 (37.96%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (35.19%) CCNP
5 37 (34.26%) Cisco UCCX
6 33 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (28.70%) Unified Communications
8 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
9 24 (22.22%) LAN
10 22 (20.37%) Java
10 22 (20.37%) ITIL
11 21 (19.44%) WAN
12 20 (18.52%) VoIP
13 19 (17.59%) MS Excel
14 18 (16.67%) Telecoms
15 16 (14.81%) VMware
15 16 (14.81%) C++
16 15 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (13.89%) Cisco IPT
17 14 (12.96%) Android
17 14 (12.96%) IP Telephony
17 14 (12.96%) C
17 14 (12.96%) Juniper
18 13 (12.04%) Wireless
18 13 (12.04%) Cisco UCCE
19 12 (11.11%) Tandberg
19 12 (11.11%) Mobile App
19 12 (11.11%) Android Development
19 12 (11.11%) Firewall

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 41 (37.96%) Lync
2 12 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 11 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.48%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (17.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.41%) MS Office
3 4 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.70%) Unified Communications
2 24 (22.22%) LAN
3 21 (19.44%) WAN
4 20 (18.52%) VoIP
5 15 (13.89%) Cisco IPT
6 14 (12.96%) IP Telephony
7 13 (12.04%) Wireless
8 12 (11.11%) Firewall
9 10 (9.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (8.33%) MPLS
11 7 (6.48%) OSPF
11 7 (6.48%) BGP
11 7 (6.48%) EIGRP
11 7 (6.48%) VPLS
12 6 (5.56%) H.323
12 6 (5.56%) GSM
13 5 (4.63%) MGCP
13 5 (4.63%) RTP
14 4 (3.70%) AMQP
14 4 (3.70%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) MySQL
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Robolectric
1 11 (10.19%) Robotium
2 10 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.26%) Subversion
3 9 (8.33%) JUnit
4 4 (3.70%) JIRA
4 4 (3.70%) Maven
4 4 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.70%) Selenium
4 4 (3.70%) WebLOAD
4 4 (3.70%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.70%) NeoLoad
5 1 (0.93%) Xcode
General
1 18 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.41%) Marketing
3 4 (3.70%) Retail
3 4 (3.70%) Finance
4 3 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.93%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (32.41%) Consultant
2 20 (18.52%) Developer
3 14 (12.96%) Cisco Engineer
4 12 (11.11%) Android Developer
5 11 (10.19%) Cisco IPT Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Java Developer
7 9 (8.33%) Data Consultant
8 8 (7.41%) Cisco Consultant
8 8 (7.41%) Sales Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) Sales Consultant
8 8 (7.41%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 7 (6.48%) Voice Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Communications Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Network Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Server Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Java Programmer
11 5 (4.63%) Programmer
12 4 (3.70%) Senior Cisco IPT Engineer
12 4 (3.70%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) JSON
2 7 (6.48%) XML
3 6 (5.56%) JNI
3 6 (5.56%) J2SE
4 5 (4.63%) J2EE
4 5 (4.63%) Spring
4 5 (4.63%) Java SE
5 4 (3.70%) Velocity
5 4 (3.70%) JMS
5 4 (3.70%) .NET
5 4 (3.70%) Middleware
6 2 (1.85%) Ajax
6 2 (1.85%) jQuery
6 2 (1.85%) REST
6 2 (1.85%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.85%) HTML5
6 2 (1.85%) CSS
6 2 (1.85%) HTML
7 1 (0.93%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 11 (10.19%) Algorithms
3 11 (10.19%) Open Source
4 10 (9.26%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 8 (7.41%) Handset
7 6 (5.56%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.85%) User Experience
8 2 (1.85%) IVR
9 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.93%) iPad
9 1 (0.93%) iPhone
9 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.93%) Statistics
9 1 (0.93%) Wiki
9 1 (0.93%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.96%) Android
2 10 (9.26%) Windows
3 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (5.56%) Linux
4 5 (4.63%) UNIX
5 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.37%) ITIL
2 15 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.11%) Android Development
4 11 (10.19%) TDD
5 10 (9.26%) Software Engineering
6 9 (8.33%) SOA
6 9 (8.33%) Coaching
7 8 (7.41%) Product Marketing
8 7 (6.48%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (4.63%) OO
10 4 (3.70%) Project Planning
10 4 (3.70%) Performance Testing
10 4 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.70%) Release Management
10 4 (3.70%) BDD
10 4 (3.70%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.70%) Benchmarking
10 4 (3.70%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.70%) Scrum
11 3 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.37%) Java
2 16 (14.81%) C++
3 14 (12.96%) C
4 6 (5.56%) Python
4 6 (5.56%) SQL
5 5 (4.63%) Erlang
6 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (37.96%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (35.19%) CCNP
3 12 (11.11%) CCNA
4 10 (9.26%) Degree
5 8 (7.41%) CCVP
6 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.70%) CCDP
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.93%) CISSP
7 1 (0.93%) CCIE
7 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) QA
2 3 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (10.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.93%) UAG
4 1 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.93%) vSphere
4 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (46.30%) Cisco CUCM
2 37 (34.26%) Cisco UCCX
3 13 (12.04%) Cisco UCCE
4 6 (5.56%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.93%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 83 (76.85%) Cisco
2 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.81%) VMware
4 14 (12.96%) Juniper
5 12 (11.11%) Tandberg
5 12 (11.11%) HP
6 11 (10.19%) Avaya
7 10 (9.26%) Polycom
8 7 (6.48%) Riverbed
8 7 (6.48%) Google
9 6 (5.56%) Citrix
10 4 (3.70%) Fujitsu
11 3 (2.78%) Aruba
12 2 (1.85%) Apple
13 1 (0.93%) Oracle
13 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.93%) Symantec
13 1 (0.93%) NetApp
13 1 (0.93%) Dell
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Gamesys
Posted: 11 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago