Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for XMPP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XMPP over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 293 323 390
Rank change year-on-year +30 +67 +42
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 27 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.46% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 25
City of London median annual salary £61,250 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.26% +3.85% +44.44%
10th Percentile £52,750 £51,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £88,250 £81,250 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% -3.85% +44.44%

XMPP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4104 4768 6215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.21% 41.35% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3696 4402 5387
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,275 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

XMPP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing XMPP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for XMPP in the City of London

XMPP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XMPP in the City of London.

Salary trend for XMPP in the City of London

XMPP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XMPP in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XMPP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for XMPP.

1 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 19 (70.37%) Cisco CUCM
3 17 (62.96%) Unified Communications
3 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (51.85%) SolarWinds
5 12 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (44.44%) ITIL
5 12 (44.44%) MPLS
5 12 (44.44%) Finance
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 11 (40.74%) CCNP
6 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (37.04%) WebEx
7 10 (37.04%) CCIE
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (33.33%) Palo Alto
9 8 (29.63%) HSRP
9 8 (29.63%) WAN
9 8 (29.63%) VPN
9 8 (29.63%) IPsec
9 8 (29.63%) Firewall
9 8 (29.63%) OSPF
9 8 (29.63%) BGP
10 7 (25.93%) BT
10 7 (25.93%) VMware
10 7 (25.93%) Red Box
11 6 (22.22%) Telepresence
11 6 (22.22%) NetScaler
11 6 (22.22%) ITIL V3
11 6 (22.22%) Meraki

XMPP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (22.22%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (14.81%) SaaS
2 3 (11.11%) IaaS
2 3 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Unified Communications
2 12 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
2 12 (44.44%) MPLS
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (37.04%) WebEx
5 8 (29.63%) BGP
5 8 (29.63%) Firewall
5 8 (29.63%) HSRP
5 8 (29.63%) IPsec
5 8 (29.63%) OSPF
5 8 (29.63%) VPN
5 8 (29.63%) WAN
6 6 (22.22%) DNS
6 6 (22.22%) ISDN
6 6 (22.22%) NetScaler
6 6 (22.22%) Telepresence
6 6 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (18.52%) LAN
8 4 (14.81%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
1 4 (14.81%) Subversion
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Multimedia
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Architect
1 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Network Team Leader
2 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
2 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Network Operations Team Leader
3 3 (11.11%) Operations Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Network Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) 802.1X
1 4 (14.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 4 (14.81%) D-Bus
1 4 (14.81%) GStreamer
1 4 (14.81%) HEVC
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
1 4 (14.81%) HTML5
1 4 (14.81%) Middleware
1 4 (14.81%) OpenGL
1 4 (14.81%) Qt
1 4 (14.81%) RESTful
1 4 (14.81%) Wayland
2 3 (11.11%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (14.81%) BBC
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) DataPower
2 4 (14.81%) Digital TV
2 4 (14.81%) IPTV
2 4 (14.81%) Media Streaming
2 4 (14.81%) MPEG
2 4 (14.81%) STB
2 4 (14.81%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (11.11%) PKI
4 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL V3
2 6 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (14.81%) Change Management
3 4 (14.81%) Cryptography
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps
3 4 (14.81%) DRM
3 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (14.81%) Memory Management
3 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
3 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (14.81%) Open Source
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (14.81%) Validation
3 4 (14.81%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (14.81%) Web Filtering
4 3 (11.11%) IT Strategy
4 3 (11.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
1 4 (14.81%) C
1 4 (14.81%) C++
1 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
1 4 (14.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (40.74%) CCNP
3 10 (37.04%) CCIE
4 6 (22.22%) CCNA
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (18.52%) CCIE Collaboration
5 5 (18.52%) CCNP Voice
5 5 (18.52%) CCVP
6 4 (14.81%) CCA
6 4 (14.81%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (14.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (14.81%) Degree
6 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.70%) CCDA
7 1 (3.70%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) OIPF
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware NSX
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (70.37%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (14.81%) Cacti
3 4 (14.81%) Nagios
3 4 (14.81%) systemd
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) SolarWinds
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 7 (25.93%) BT
5 7 (25.93%) Red Box
5 7 (25.93%) VMware
6 6 (22.22%) Blue Coat
6 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 6 (22.22%) Citrix
6 6 (22.22%) Meraki
7 5 (18.52%) Riverbed
8 4 (14.81%) Apple
8 4 (14.81%) Arqiva
8 4 (14.81%) CA
8 4 (14.81%) ForeScout
8 4 (14.81%) IBM
8 4 (14.81%) Juniper
8 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (7.41%) Avaya