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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 834 871 850
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -21
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 61 35 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.031% 0.049%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.075% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 38
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £41,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year
-13.41% -18.40%

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
41064 46438 44299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.47% 40.51% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34963 38863 38665
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 31 March 2015 within the UK.

XMPP Salary Histogram in the UK

XMPP
Top 13 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 31 March 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 +16 61 £60,000 +20.00% 5
London +38 49 £60,000 +4.34% 2
City of London +17 21 £66,250 +15.21%
South East +4 7 £31,500 -23.17%
Berkshire +2 3 £35,500 -13.41%
Hampshire -4 3 £31,500 -25.88%
Portsmouth - 3 £31,500 -
Newbury - 2 £35,500 -
Bristol - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £70,000 -
Brighton - 1 £37,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 -

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 105 (70.95%) Cisco
2 72 (48.65%) Cisco CUCM
3 64 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
4 60 (40.54%) CCNP
5 39 (26.35%) Cisco UCCX
6 37 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 37 (25.00%) Lync
6 37 (25.00%) Unified Communications
7 30 (20.27%) LAN
8 28 (18.92%) TDD
9 27 (18.24%) JSON
9 27 (18.24%) Cisco UCCE
10 26 (17.57%) Cisco Nexus
11 25 (16.89%) XML
12 23 (15.54%) Wireless
13 22 (14.86%) Java
13 22 (14.86%) Linux
13 22 (14.86%) WAN
14 21 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (13.51%) Riverbed
15 20 (13.51%) VPN
16 19 (12.84%) UNIX
16 19 (12.84%) MPLS
16 19 (12.84%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (12.16%) SOA
17 18 (12.16%) JUnit
17 18 (12.16%) Apple iOS
18 17 (11.49%) CCNA
18 17 (11.49%) VLAN
19 16 (10.81%) Firewall

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (25.00%) Lync
2 10 (6.76%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.03%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.70%) MS Office
1 4 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.08%) IaaS
2 3 (2.03%) Office 365
3 2 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 30 (20.27%) LAN
3 26 (17.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 23 (15.54%) Wireless
5 22 (14.86%) WAN
6 20 (13.51%) VPN
7 19 (12.84%) MPLS
7 19 (12.84%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (11.49%) VLAN
9 16 (10.81%) Firewall
10 15 (10.14%) WAAS
10 15 (10.14%) VoIP
11 14 (9.46%) OSPF
12 13 (8.78%) SSL
13 11 (7.43%) Cisco IPT
14 10 (6.76%) EIGRP
14 10 (6.76%) BGP
14 10 (6.76%) Spanning Tree
15 9 (6.08%) xDSL
15 9 (6.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.03%) MySQL
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (12.16%) JUnit
2 11 (7.43%) Xcode
3 9 (6.08%) JIRA
4 6 (4.05%) SoapUI
5 4 (2.70%) NeoLoad
5 4 (2.70%) Selenium
5 4 (2.70%) WebLOAD
5 4 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.70%) Subversion
5 4 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 37 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.78%) Finance
3 8 (5.41%) Marketing
4 7 (4.73%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.73%) Electronics
5 3 (2.03%) Legal
6 2 (1.35%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (20.95%) Cisco Engineer
2 29 (19.59%) Consultant
3 27 (18.24%) Developer
4 22 (14.86%) Voice Engineer
5 17 (11.49%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 14 (9.46%) Cisco Consultant
6 14 (9.46%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.43%) Senior Consultant
8 10 (6.76%) Cisco IPT Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) iOS Developer
9 8 (5.41%) Project Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 8 (5.41%) Network Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Sales Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) Architect
10 7 (4.73%) QA Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Data Network Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Senior Sales Consultant
11 6 (4.05%) Cisco Specialist
11 6 (4.05%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.24%) JSON
2 25 (16.89%) XML
3 14 (9.46%) Spring
4 11 (7.43%) Web Services
5 4 (2.70%) Ajax
5 4 (2.70%) REST
5 4 (2.70%) Velocity
5 4 (2.70%) JMS
5 4 (2.70%) Middleware
5 4 (2.70%) HTML
5 4 (2.70%) .NET
5 4 (2.70%) CSS
6 3 (2.03%) jQuery
6 3 (2.03%) RESTful
6 3 (2.03%) HTML5
6 3 (2.03%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.35%) VXML
8 1 (0.68%) OpenGL
8 1 (0.68%) SOAP
8 1 (0.68%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.46%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.73%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (4.73%) Open Source
3 7 (4.73%) DTV
4 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.38%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.70%) User Experience
6 3 (2.03%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.35%) Wiki
7 2 (1.35%) iPhone
8 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.68%) Physics
8 1 (0.68%) Handset
8 1 (0.68%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.86%) Linux
2 19 (12.84%) UNIX
3 18 (12.16%) Apple iOS
4 12 (8.11%) Android
5 8 (5.41%) Windows
6 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.92%) TDD
2 18 (12.16%) SOA
3 15 (10.14%) Coaching
4 11 (7.43%) Mobile Development
4 11 (7.43%) iOS Development
5 10 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (6.76%) ITIL
6 9 (6.08%) WAN Optimisation
7 8 (5.41%) Load Balancing
8 7 (4.73%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (4.73%) OO
8 7 (4.73%) Programme Management
8 7 (4.73%) Test Automation
8 7 (4.73%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (4.05%) Network Management
9 6 (4.05%) Project Management
9 6 (4.05%) Performance Testing
10 5 (3.38%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.38%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (3.38%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.86%) Java
2 11 (7.43%) Objective-C
2 11 (7.43%) Erlang
3 5 (3.38%) C++
4 4 (2.70%) C
5 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.35%) SQL
6 2 (1.35%) VBScript
7 1 (0.68%) Python
7 1 (0.68%) Ruby
7 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (40.54%) CCNP
3 17 (11.49%) CCNA
4 14 (9.46%) SC Cleared
4 14 (9.46%) Security Cleared
5 13 (8.78%) Degree
6 5 (3.38%) CCIE
7 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.03%) A+ Certification
8 3 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.35%) CCVP
9 2 (1.35%) ISEB
10 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.68%) MCITP
10 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.68%) CCDA
10 1 (0.68%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.46%) QA
2 7 (4.73%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.03%) vSphere
3 1 (0.68%) KVM
3 1 (0.68%) Xen
3 1 (0.68%) NFS
Systems Management
1 72 (48.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 39 (26.35%) Cisco UCCX
3 27 (18.24%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (4.73%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (4.73%) OPNET
5 3 (2.03%) SCOM
6 2 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.68%) Iperf
Vendors
1 105 (70.95%) Cisco
2 20 (13.51%) Riverbed
3 15 (10.14%) Polycom
3 15 (10.14%) Microsoft
4 14 (9.46%) Juniper
5 12 (8.11%) F5
6 10 (6.76%) SAP
7 9 (6.08%) Ipanema Technologies
8 8 (5.41%) VMware
9 7 (4.73%) EMC
9 7 (4.73%) SolarWinds
10 6 (4.05%) Sourcefire
10 6 (4.05%) IronPort
10 6 (4.05%) Splunk
10 6 (4.05%) Meraki
10 6 (4.05%) ScanSafe
11 5 (3.38%) Panasonic
11 5 (3.38%) HP
11 5 (3.38%) Mitel
12 4 (2.70%) BT
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