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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 807 810 828
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 90 80 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.073% 0.049%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 78 68 51
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.16% +4.37%

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
41311 44859 48721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.89% 40.97% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35589 37930 43357
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

XMPP Salary Histogram in the UK

XMPP
Top 24 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 19 December 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 +9 90 £45,000 -10.00% 10
London +22 58 £45,000 -14.28% 4
City of London +40 31 £45,000 -14.28% 3
South East +13 12 £31,500 -13.69% 2
Hampshire - 9 £31,500 - 2
South West - 8 £45,000 - 1
East of England -16 7 £30,000 -23.56% 2
Portsmouth - 6 £31,500 - 2
Bristol - 5 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -5 4 £57,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -15 3 £22,000 -
Essex - 3 £60,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 3 £45,000 -
Fareham - 3 £24,000 -
Gloucester - 3 £45,000 -
Hoddesdon - 3 £22,000 -
Reading +5 2 £46,500 -
Berkshire +2 2 £46,500 -
Bedfordshire +6 1 £30,000 -
Luton +5 1 £30,000 -
Yorkshire -29 1 £55,000 +27.16%
Sheffield - 1 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Surrey - 1 £37,500 -

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 118 (76.13%) Cisco
2 74 (47.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 60 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (35.48%) CCNP
5 51 (32.90%) Cisco UCCX
6 50 (32.26%) Lync
7 42 (27.10%) Unified Communications
8 33 (21.29%) Analytical Skills
8 33 (21.29%) Microsoft
9 22 (14.19%) ITIL
10 21 (13.55%) VoIP
11 20 (12.90%) Wireless
12 19 (12.26%) Java
12 19 (12.26%) LAN
12 19 (12.26%) MS Excel
13 18 (11.61%) TDD
14 17 (10.97%) Juniper
14 17 (10.97%) Polycom
14 17 (10.97%) Android
14 17 (10.97%) Telecoms
14 17 (10.97%) Cisco UCCE
15 16 (10.32%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (10.32%) Coaching
15 16 (10.32%) WAN
15 16 (10.32%) VMware
16 15 (9.68%) HP
16 15 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (9.68%) CCNA
16 15 (9.68%) JSON
16 15 (9.68%) QA

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 50 (32.26%) Lync
2 13 (8.39%) MS Exchange
3 11 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (5.16%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (12.26%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.29%) Office 365
2 1 (0.65%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 42 (27.10%) Unified Communications
2 21 (13.55%) VoIP
3 20 (12.90%) Wireless
4 19 (12.26%) LAN
5 16 (10.32%) WAN
5 16 (10.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (7.74%) Firewall
7 11 (7.10%) MPLS
7 11 (7.10%) Cisco IPT
8 10 (6.45%) IP Telephony
9 7 (4.52%) VPLS
9 7 (4.52%) EIGRP
9 7 (4.52%) OSPF
9 7 (4.52%) BGP
10 6 (3.87%) DSL
10 6 (3.87%) AMQP
11 5 (3.23%) VPN
11 5 (3.23%) SAN
11 5 (3.23%) Wireless Security
11 5 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.58%) MySQL
2 2 (1.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (7.10%) JUnit
1 11 (7.10%) JIRA
2 9 (5.81%) Subversion
2 9 (5.81%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.16%) SoapUI
4 7 (4.52%) Xcode
5 6 (3.87%) Maven
5 6 (3.87%) Selenium
5 6 (3.87%) WebLOAD
5 6 (3.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (3.87%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.87%) NeoLoad
6 5 (3.23%) Robolectric
6 5 (3.23%) Robotium
General
1 17 (10.97%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.81%) Marketing
3 3 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (1.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (29.03%) Consultant
2 23 (14.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 20 (12.90%) Developer
4 15 (9.68%) Cisco Consultant
5 11 (7.10%) Cisco IPT Engineer
5 11 (7.10%) Voice Engineer
6 8 (5.16%) Data Consultant
6 8 (5.16%) Sales Engineer
6 8 (5.16%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 8 (5.16%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 8 (5.16%) Sales Consultant
6 8 (5.16%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 7 (4.52%) QA Engineer
7 7 (4.52%) Java Developer
7 7 (4.52%) Architect
7 7 (4.52%) iOS Developer
7 7 (4.52%) Communications Engineer
8 6 (3.87%) Cisco Support
8 6 (3.87%) Network Engineer
8 6 (3.87%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.68%) JSON
2 13 (8.39%) XML
3 11 (7.10%) Web Services
4 6 (3.87%) .NET
4 6 (3.87%) Velocity
4 6 (3.87%) JMS
4 6 (3.87%) Middleware
5 5 (3.23%) Spring
6 4 (2.58%) Ajax
6 4 (2.58%) REST
7 3 (1.94%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.94%) HTML5
7 3 (1.94%) JNI
7 3 (1.94%) jQuery
7 3 (1.94%) CSS
7 3 (1.94%) HTML
7 3 (1.94%) J2SE
8 2 (1.29%) J2EE
8 2 (1.29%) RESTful
8 2 (1.29%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.39%) Mobile App
2 13 (8.39%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.10%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (4.52%) Open Source
5 5 (3.23%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.58%) Handset
7 3 (1.94%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.94%) iPhone
7 3 (1.94%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.94%) User Experience
8 2 (1.29%) Wiki
8 2 (1.29%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.29%) IVR
9 1 (0.65%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.97%) Android
2 14 (9.03%) Windows
2 14 (9.03%) Apple iOS
3 13 (8.39%) Linux
4 10 (6.45%) UNIX
5 6 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.19%) ITIL
2 18 (11.61%) TDD
3 16 (10.32%) Coaching
4 15 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.10%) SOA
6 8 (5.16%) Software Engineering
6 8 (5.16%) Product Marketing
7 7 (4.52%) Test Automation
7 7 (4.52%) iOS Development
7 7 (4.52%) Performance Testing
8 6 (3.87%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (3.87%) Release Management
8 6 (3.87%) Project Planning
8 6 (3.87%) Scrum
8 6 (3.87%) Benchmarking
8 6 (3.87%) BDD
8 6 (3.87%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.23%) Manual Testing
9 5 (3.23%) Android Development
9 5 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.26%) Java
2 12 (7.74%) C++
3 7 (4.52%) C
3 7 (4.52%) SQL
3 7 (4.52%) Objective-C
4 4 (2.58%) Erlang
5 3 (1.94%) Python
5 3 (1.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.65%) PHP
6 1 (0.65%) Ruby
6 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (35.48%) CCNP
3 15 (9.68%) CCNA
4 9 (5.81%) CCVP
4 9 (5.81%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.81%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.52%) Degree
6 4 (2.58%) CCIE
6 4 (2.58%) CCDP
6 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.94%) A+ Certification
7 3 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.29%) ISEB
9 1 (0.65%) MCITP
9 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.68%) QA
2 5 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (8.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.29%) Xen
3 2 (1.29%) vSphere
4 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.65%) KVM
4 1 (0.65%) NFS
4 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 74 (47.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 51 (32.90%) Cisco UCCX
3 17 (10.97%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (4.52%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (4.52%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.65%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 118 (76.13%) Cisco
2 33 (21.29%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.97%) Juniper
3 17 (10.97%) Polycom
4 16 (10.32%) VMware
5 15 (9.68%) HP
6 10 (6.45%) Tandberg
6 10 (6.45%) Riverbed
7 9 (5.81%) Avaya
8 6 (3.87%) Citrix
9 5 (3.23%) F5
10 4 (2.58%) Splunk
10 4 (2.58%) Meraki
10 4 (2.58%) ScanSafe
10 4 (2.58%) Sourcefire
10 4 (2.58%) Google
10 4 (2.58%) IronPort
10 4 (2.58%) EMC
11 3 (1.94%) NetApp
11 3 (1.94%) Aruba
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Salary: 65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
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Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 9K on call, 10% bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% car allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% car allowance
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago