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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 856 901 802
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -99
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 44 32 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.027% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.068% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 68
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 £50,000 £41,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
41819 47152 43592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.71% 39.17% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35756 40389 37891
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 29 June 2015 within the UK.

XMPP Salary Histogram in the UK

XMPP
Top 16 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 29 June 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 +72 41 £55,000 +4.76% 13
London +38 33 £57,500 +9.52% 9
City of London +33 9 £63,750 +21.42% 5
Canary Wharf - 8 - -
South East - 4 £45,250 - 1
East of England +10 3 £55,000 +34.14% 2
Luton - 3 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £30,750 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £62,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £62,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £26,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £55,000 -
Leeds - 1 £62,500 -

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 86 (82.69%) Cisco
2 54 (51.92%) LAN
2 54 (51.92%) Cisco CUCM
3 46 (44.23%) WAN
4 45 (43.27%) Cisco Certification
5 43 (41.35%) CCNP
6 37 (35.58%) Lync
7 33 (31.73%) Cisco UCCX
7 33 (31.73%) WebEx
8 31 (29.81%) MPLS
9 28 (26.92%) Telecoms
10 26 (25.00%) Firewall
11 25 (24.04%) VPN
11 25 (24.04%) Unified Communications
12 24 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
12 24 (23.08%) Wireless
13 22 (21.15%) Finance
14 21 (20.19%) OSPF
14 21 (20.19%) TCP/IP
14 21 (20.19%) Cisco IPT
14 21 (20.19%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (19.23%) VLAN
15 20 (19.23%) Cisco UCCE
16 18 (17.31%) Riverbed
16 18 (17.31%) BGP
17 17 (16.35%) Spanning Tree
17 17 (16.35%) Data Centre
18 16 (15.38%) IPsec
18 16 (15.38%) VoIP
18 16 (15.38%) SAP

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (35.58%) Lync
2 11 (10.58%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.88%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.62%) IaaS
2 9 (8.65%) Office 365
3 3 (2.88%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.92%) Yammer
5 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (51.92%) LAN
2 46 (44.23%) WAN
3 33 (31.73%) WebEx
4 31 (29.81%) MPLS
5 26 (25.00%) Firewall
6 25 (24.04%) Unified Communications
6 25 (24.04%) VPN
7 24 (23.08%) Wireless
8 21 (20.19%) Cisco IPT
8 21 (20.19%) OSPF
8 21 (20.19%) TCP/IP
8 21 (20.19%) Cisco Nexus
9 20 (19.23%) VLAN
10 18 (17.31%) BGP
11 17 (16.35%) Spanning Tree
12 16 (15.38%) IPsec
12 16 (15.38%) VoIP
13 15 (14.42%) SCCP
13 15 (14.42%) H.323
14 14 (13.46%) SSL
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) JUnit
2 4 (3.85%) Xcode
2 4 (3.85%) JIRA
3 3 (2.88%) Selenium
3 3 (2.88%) Maven
4 2 (1.92%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.92%) NeoLoad
4 2 (1.92%) WebLOAD
4 2 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.92%) Subversion
4 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.96%) GCC
5 1 (0.96%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.96%) Appium
5 1 (0.96%) Calabash
General
1 28 (26.92%) Telecoms
2 22 (21.15%) Finance
3 7 (6.73%) Electronics
3 7 (6.73%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.73%) Marketing
4 5 (4.81%) Retail
5 3 (2.88%) Advertising
5 3 (2.88%) Legal
6 2 (1.92%) Law
6 2 (1.92%) Billing
7 1 (0.96%) Games
7 1 (0.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (25.96%) Consultant
2 21 (20.19%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (12.50%) Developer
3 13 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
3 13 (12.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 10 (9.62%) Senior Consultant
4 10 (9.62%) Cisco Consultant
4 10 (9.62%) Cisco IPT Engineer
4 10 (9.62%) Project Engineer
5 9 (8.65%) Java Developer
5 9 (8.65%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 9 (8.65%) Network Engineer
5 9 (8.65%) Sales Consultant
5 9 (8.65%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 9 (8.65%) Voice Consultant
6 8 (7.69%) Cisco Voice Consultant
6 8 (7.69%) Senior Sales Consultant
6 8 (7.69%) Data Consultant
6 8 (7.69%) Business Manager
6 8 (7.69%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.54%) XML
2 11 (10.58%) JSON
3 8 (7.69%) Spring
4 5 (4.81%) VXML
5 3 (2.88%) Web Services
6 2 (1.92%) .NET
6 2 (1.92%) Middleware
6 2 (1.92%) Velocity
6 2 (1.92%) RESTful
6 2 (1.92%) JMS
7 1 (0.96%) JAXP
7 1 (0.96%) JAXB
7 1 (0.96%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.96%) EJB
7 1 (0.96%) CSS
7 1 (0.96%) JSP
7 1 (0.96%) Servlets
7 1 (0.96%) Struts
7 1 (0.96%) HTML
7 1 (0.96%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
2 17 (16.35%) Data Centre
3 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.73%) DTV
4 7 (6.73%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.81%) Economics
5 5 (4.81%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.88%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.92%) iPhone
7 2 (1.92%) iPad
7 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.92%) Wiki
8 1 (0.96%) Online Games
8 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.96%) Physics
8 1 (0.96%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.96%) Equities
8 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.54%) Linux
2 10 (9.62%) UNIX
3 8 (7.69%) Windows
4 7 (6.73%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.81%) Android
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.46%) TDD
2 12 (11.54%) Coaching
3 10 (9.62%) WAN Optimisation
3 10 (9.62%) SOA
4 9 (8.65%) Project Management
4 9 (8.65%) Business Transformation
4 9 (8.65%) Mentoring
5 8 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (7.69%) Concurrent Programming
5 8 (7.69%) Change Management
6 7 (6.73%) Migration
6 7 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (6.73%) ITIL
6 7 (6.73%) Programme Management
6 7 (6.73%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (6.73%) Network Management
6 7 (6.73%) Load Balancing
7 6 (5.77%) Investment Management
8 5 (4.81%) Time Management
8 5 (4.81%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.54%) Java
2 7 (6.73%) Erlang
3 5 (4.81%) Objective-C
3 5 (4.81%) SQL
3 5 (4.81%) C
4 2 (1.92%) C++
5 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (43.27%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (41.35%) CCNP
3 13 (12.50%) Degree
4 11 (10.58%) CCNA
5 7 (6.73%) CCSA
6 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.77%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.85%) CCIE
8 3 (2.88%) CCVP
9 2 (1.92%) CCDP
10 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.96%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.96%) CCSE
10 1 (0.96%) MCTS
10 1 (0.96%) MCITP
10 1 (0.96%) MCSE
10 1 (0.96%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) SLA
2 6 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (4.81%) vSphere
2 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 54 (51.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 33 (31.73%) Cisco UCCX
3 20 (19.23%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (6.73%) OPNET
5 4 (3.85%) SCOM
6 3 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 86 (82.69%) Cisco
2 18 (17.31%) Riverbed
3 16 (15.38%) SAP
4 15 (14.42%) Polycom
5 10 (9.62%) Ipanema Technologies
5 10 (9.62%) Juniper
6 9 (8.65%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 8 (7.69%) VMware
7 8 (7.69%) SolarWinds
8 7 (6.73%) F5
8 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
9 6 (5.77%) Verint
9 6 (5.77%) CyberTech
10 4 (3.85%) Aruba
10 4 (3.85%) EMC
10 4 (3.85%) BT
11 3 (2.88%) Mitel
11 3 (2.88%) Panasonic
11 3 (2.88%) MobileIron
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
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Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
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Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + + bonus, benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Chelsea House, Ealing, London
River Island
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: £0 per year + benefits
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