The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank - - 215
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £55,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-47.27% +20.87%
XMPP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2093 2072 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.36% 39.34% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1774 1884 1620
Median salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing XMPP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XMPP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

XMPP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XMPP across the West Midlands region.

XMPP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

XMPP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing XMPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for XMPP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Avaya
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (25.00%) Presales
4 1 (25.00%) Telepresence
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) Telepresence
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Collaboration Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Voice Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Avaya
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft