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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 851 912 841
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -71
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 49 32 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.026% 0.049%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.066% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 39
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,800 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £41,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year
+28.65% -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
41846 48688 44770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.60% 40.21% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35608 40962 38965
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 £28,500
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 21 April 2015 within the UK.

XMPP Salary Histogram in the UK

XMPP
Top 10 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 April 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 +69 49 £55,000 +10.00% 11
London +60 42 £55,000 +4.76% 7
City of London +24 16 £61,250 +16.66% 2
South East 0 4 £33,250 -18.90%
Berkshire +1 3 £35,500 -13.41%
Newbury - 2 £35,500 -
Midlands - 2 £70,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £31,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £31,000 -

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 98 (71.01%) Cisco
2 64 (46.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 58 (42.03%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (39.86%) CCNP
5 39 (28.26%) WebEx
6 37 (26.81%) Lync
7 34 (24.64%) Telecoms
8 32 (23.19%) LAN
8 32 (23.19%) Cisco UCCX
9 31 (22.46%) Unified Communications
10 26 (18.84%) TDD
11 24 (17.39%) XML
11 24 (17.39%) Cisco UCCE
11 24 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
12 23 (16.67%) JSON
12 23 (16.67%) WAN
12 23 (16.67%) Wireless
13 22 (15.94%) Linux
13 22 (15.94%) Java
14 20 (14.49%) Riverbed
14 20 (14.49%) MPLS
15 19 (13.77%) VPN
15 19 (13.77%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (13.04%) VLAN
16 18 (13.04%) JUnit
16 18 (13.04%) UNIX
16 18 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (12.32%) Apple iOS
17 17 (12.32%) SOA
17 17 (12.32%) Firewall

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (26.81%) Lync
2 10 (7.25%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.17%) MS Office
1 3 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.52%) IaaS
2 5 (3.62%) Office 365
3 3 (2.17%) Mimecast
3 3 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.72%) SaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 39 (28.26%) WebEx
2 32 (23.19%) LAN
3 31 (22.46%) Unified Communications
4 24 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
5 23 (16.67%) WAN
5 23 (16.67%) Wireless
6 20 (14.49%) MPLS
7 19 (13.77%) VPN
7 19 (13.77%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (13.04%) VLAN
9 17 (12.32%) Firewall
10 15 (10.87%) WAAS
11 14 (10.14%) OSPF
11 14 (10.14%) VoIP
12 13 (9.42%) SSL
13 12 (8.70%) Cisco IPT
14 10 (7.25%) BGP
14 10 (7.25%) EIGRP
14 10 (7.25%) Spanning Tree
15 9 (6.52%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.17%) MySQL
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (13.04%) JUnit
2 10 (7.25%) Xcode
3 9 (6.52%) JIRA
4 6 (4.35%) SoapUI
5 5 (3.62%) Maven
6 4 (2.90%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.90%) Subversion
6 4 (2.90%) Selenium
6 4 (2.90%) WebLOAD
6 4 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.90%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.90%) NeoLoad
7 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
General
1 34 (24.64%) Telecoms
2 16 (11.59%) Finance
3 8 (5.80%) Marketing
4 7 (5.07%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.07%) Electronics
5 3 (2.17%) Legal
5 3 (2.17%) Retail
6 2 (1.45%) Law
7 1 (0.72%) Games
7 1 (0.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (21.74%) Cisco Engineer
2 25 (18.12%) Consultant
3 24 (17.39%) Developer
4 21 (15.22%) Voice Engineer
5 17 (12.32%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 14 (10.14%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.97%) Senior Consultant
8 10 (7.25%) Project Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) Cisco Consultant
8 10 (7.25%) Cisco IPT Engineer
9 9 (6.52%) iOS Developer
10 8 (5.80%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 8 (5.80%) Network Engineer
10 8 (5.80%) Sales Consultant
11 7 (5.07%) Architect
11 7 (5.07%) QA Engineer
11 7 (5.07%) Senior Sales Consultant
11 7 (5.07%) Data Network Engineer
12 6 (4.35%) Cisco Specialist
12 6 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.39%) XML
2 23 (16.67%) JSON
3 13 (9.42%) Spring
4 11 (7.97%) Web Services
5 4 (2.90%) .NET
5 4 (2.90%) Middleware
5 4 (2.90%) JMS
5 4 (2.90%) Velocity
6 3 (2.17%) RESTful
7 2 (1.45%) REST
7 2 (1.45%) Ajax
7 2 (1.45%) VXML
7 2 (1.45%) HTML
7 2 (1.45%) CSS
8 1 (0.72%) JSP
8 1 (0.72%) Servlets
8 1 (0.72%) SOAP
8 1 (0.72%) Struts
8 1 (0.72%) EJB
8 1 (0.72%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.42%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.25%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (5.07%) DTV
5 6 (4.35%) Open Source
6 5 (3.62%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.90%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.45%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.45%) Wiki
8 2 (1.45%) iPhone
8 2 (1.45%) User Experience
9 1 (0.72%) iPad
9 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Online Games
9 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.72%) Physics
9 1 (0.72%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.94%) Linux
2 18 (13.04%) UNIX
3 17 (12.32%) Apple iOS
4 12 (8.70%) Android
5 7 (5.07%) Windows
6 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.84%) TDD
2 17 (12.32%) SOA
3 11 (7.97%) Coaching
4 10 (7.25%) Mobile Development
4 10 (7.25%) iOS Development
4 10 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (6.52%) ITIL
5 9 (6.52%) WAN Optimisation
6 8 (5.80%) Load Balancing
7 7 (5.07%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (5.07%) OO
7 7 (5.07%) Programme Management
7 7 (5.07%) Test Automation
7 7 (5.07%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (4.35%) Network Management
8 6 (4.35%) Performance Testing
8 6 (4.35%) Project Management
9 5 (3.62%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (3.62%) Change Management
9 5 (3.62%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.94%) Java
2 10 (7.25%) Objective-C
2 10 (7.25%) Erlang
3 5 (3.62%) C++
4 4 (2.90%) SQL
5 3 (2.17%) C
6 2 (1.45%) VBScript
7 1 (0.72%) Python
7 1 (0.72%) Ruby
7 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (42.03%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (39.86%) CCNP
3 14 (10.14%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.14%) Security Cleared
4 13 (9.42%) CCNA
5 12 (8.70%) Degree
6 5 (3.62%) CCIE
7 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.45%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.45%) CCVP
8 2 (1.45%) ISEB
9 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.72%) MCITP
9 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.72%) CCDA
9 1 (0.72%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.14%) QA
2 7 (5.07%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.17%) vSphere
3 1 (0.72%) KVM
3 1 (0.72%) Xen
3 1 (0.72%) NFS
Systems Management
1 64 (46.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 32 (23.19%) Cisco UCCX
3 24 (17.39%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (5.07%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (5.07%) OPNET
5 3 (2.17%) SCOM
6 2 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.72%) Iperf
Vendors
1 98 (71.01%) Cisco
2 20 (14.49%) Riverbed
3 14 (10.14%) Polycom
3 14 (10.14%) Juniper
4 13 (9.42%) Microsoft
5 12 (8.70%) SAP
5 12 (8.70%) F5
6 9 (6.52%) Ipanema Technologies
7 8 (5.80%) VMware
8 7 (5.07%) EMC
8 7 (5.07%) SolarWinds
9 6 (4.35%) Sourcefire
9 6 (4.35%) IronPort
9 6 (4.35%) Splunk
9 6 (4.35%) Meraki
9 6 (4.35%) ScanSafe
10 5 (3.62%) Panasonic
10 5 (3.62%) Mitel
10 5 (3.62%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (3.62%) HP
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