Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 974 1059 1131
Rank change year-on-year +85 +72 +51
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 174 130 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.073% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 148 107 122
England median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% - +9.52%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,900 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £112,500 £74,875
UK median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year +17.39% -2.13% +17.50%

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67321 69556 78476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.29% 39.06% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 56363 60842 67678
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

XMPP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing XMPP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for XMPP in England

XMPP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for XMPP in England

XMPP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XMPP in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XMPP in England

XMPP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XMPP within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +78 155 £70,000 +7.69% 5
East of England +21 13 £47,500 -19.15% 1
North of England -2 3 £70,000 +100.00%
Midlands +30 2 £30,000 -37.17% 1
North West -4 2 - -
South East +48 1 £31,500 -7.35%
East Midlands +31 1 £30,000 -36.84%
Yorkshire +22 1 £70,000 +100.00%
West Midlands +16 1 - - 1
XMPP
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 England region with a requirement for XMPP.

1 147 (84.48%) Cisco
2 107 (61.49%) Cisco CUCM
3 103 (59.20%) Cisco Certification
4 98 (56.32%) Finance
5 93 (53.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 92 (52.87%) Unified Communications
7 91 (52.30%) CCNP
8 90 (51.72%) Cisco IOS
9 89 (51.15%) BGP
10 84 (48.28%) MPLS
10 84 (48.28%) Wireless
11 81 (46.55%) CCIE
12 80 (45.98%) VoIP
12 80 (45.98%) Cisco UCCX
13 79 (45.40%) OSPF
14 75 (43.10%) IPsec
15 74 (42.53%) Cisco UCCE
16 73 (41.95%) CCVP
16 73 (41.95%) Microsoft
17 70 (40.23%) Banking
18 66 (37.93%) CMS
18 66 (37.93%) EIGRP
19 60 (34.48%) Clustering
20 56 (32.18%) WAN
21 53 (30.46%) Active Directory
21 53 (30.46%) Firewall
22 52 (29.89%) Telepresence
23 50 (28.74%) Palo Alto
24 46 (26.44%) CCNP Voice
25 41 (23.56%) Data Centre

XMPP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 66 (37.93%) CMS
2 41 (23.56%) Skype for Business
3 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (2.87%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.87%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (2.87%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.15%) Confluence
4 2 (1.15%) JBoss
4 2 (1.15%) MindAlign
4 2 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (4.60%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.20%) IaaS
1 16 (9.20%) PaaS
2 14 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.90%) Office 365
4 11 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (6.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (53.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 92 (52.87%) Unified Communications
3 90 (51.72%) Cisco IOS
4 89 (51.15%) BGP
5 84 (48.28%) MPLS
5 84 (48.28%) Wireless
6 80 (45.98%) VoIP
7 79 (45.40%) OSPF
8 75 (43.10%) IPsec
9 66 (37.93%) EIGRP
10 56 (32.18%) WAN
11 53 (30.46%) Firewall
12 52 (29.89%) Telepresence
13 40 (22.99%) Network Security
14 34 (19.54%) WebEx
15 31 (17.82%) DMVPN
16 25 (14.37%) Skype
17 23 (13.22%) Ethernet
18 21 (12.07%) IPv4
18 21 (12.07%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (7.47%) JIRA
2 11 (6.32%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.30%) Subversion
4 3 (1.72%) MSI
5 2 (1.15%) JBehave
5 2 (1.15%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.15%) Maven
5 2 (1.15%) Selenium
General
1 98 (56.32%) Finance
2 70 (40.23%) Banking
3 7 (4.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.30%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.30%) Legal
4 4 (2.30%) Marketing
4 4 (2.30%) Military
4 4 (2.30%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.57%) Electronics
5 1 (0.57%) Local Government
5 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (22.99%) Architect
2 34 (19.54%) Cisco Engineer
3 28 (16.09%) Network Engineer
4 26 (14.94%) Team Leader
5 24 (13.79%) Network Team Leader
6 22 (12.64%) Network Operations Team Leader
6 22 (12.64%) Operations Team Leader
7 20 (11.49%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 20 (11.49%) Voice Engineer
8 17 (9.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (8.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 14 (8.05%) Cisco Architect
10 14 (8.05%) Voice Architect
11 13 (7.47%) Senior Network Engineer
11 13 (7.47%) Systems Architect
12 12 (6.90%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 11 (6.32%) Consultant
14 10 (5.75%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
14 10 (5.75%) Unified Communications Engineer
15 8 (4.60%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.20%) SAML
2 8 (4.60%) 802.1X
3 7 (4.02%) Middleware
4 4 (2.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (2.30%) D-Bus
4 4 (2.30%) GStreamer
4 4 (2.30%) HEVC
4 4 (2.30%) HTML
4 4 (2.30%) HTML5
4 4 (2.30%) OpenGL
4 4 (2.30%) Qt
4 4 (2.30%) RESTful
4 4 (2.30%) Wayland
5 3 (1.72%) JNI
6 2 (1.15%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (34.48%) Clustering
2 41 (23.56%) Data Centre
3 16 (9.20%) PKI
3 16 (9.20%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (7.47%) Internet of Things
5 11 (6.32%) DataPower
5 11 (6.32%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 8 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.02%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.87%) BBC
8 5 (2.87%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (2.30%) Digital TV
9 4 (2.30%) IPTV
9 4 (2.30%) Machine to Machine
9 4 (2.30%) Media Streaming
9 4 (2.30%) MPEG
9 4 (2.30%) STB
10 3 (1.72%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.15%) Blog
11 2 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.69%) Windows
2 14 (8.05%) Linux
3 11 (6.32%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.02%) Android
5 7 (4.02%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.87%) Mac OS X
6 5 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.30%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.15%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.69%) Line Management
2 33 (18.97%) Mentoring
3 29 (16.67%) Migration
4 21 (12.07%) ITIL
5 16 (9.20%) IT Strategy
6 13 (7.47%) DevOps
7 12 (6.90%) Presales
7 12 (6.90%) Risk Management
8 11 (6.32%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (5.17%) Change Management
10 7 (4.02%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (4.02%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (4.02%) Secure Coding
11 6 (3.45%) Break/Fix
11 6 (3.45%) Business Development
11 6 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (3.45%) ITIL V3
11 6 (3.45%) Time Management
11 6 (3.45%) WFM
11 6 (3.45%) Workforce Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.32%) Bash Shell
1 11 (6.32%) C++
2 9 (5.17%) SQL
3 7 (4.02%) C
3 7 (4.02%) Objective-C
3 7 (4.02%) Python
4 6 (3.45%) Java
5 4 (2.30%) Apple Swift
5 4 (2.30%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.30%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.72%) Perl
6 3 (1.72%) VBA
7 1 (0.57%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 103 (59.20%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (52.30%) CCNP
3 81 (46.55%) CCIE
4 73 (41.95%) CCVP
5 46 (26.44%) CCNP Voice
6 15 (8.62%) CCDE
7 14 (8.05%) CCNA
8 12 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (4.02%) CCA
9 7 (4.02%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (4.02%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (4.02%) Degree
9 7 (4.02%) Security Cleared
10 6 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (2.87%) A+ Certification
11 5 (2.87%) CCIE Collaboration
11 5 (2.87%) MCP
11 5 (2.87%) VCP5
12 1 (0.57%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 1 (0.57%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.30%) OIPF
2 2 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (30.46%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.77%) Hyper-V
3 12 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (6.32%) VMware NSX
5 7 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (3.45%) XenApp
7 3 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 107 (61.49%) Cisco CUCM
2 80 (45.98%) Cisco UCCX
3 74 (42.53%) Cisco UCCE
4 11 (6.32%) Cacti
5 8 (4.60%) SCCM
6 4 (2.30%) Nagios
6 4 (2.30%) systemd
7 3 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (1.72%) SCOM
8 1 (0.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 147 (84.48%) Cisco
2 73 (41.95%) Microsoft
3 50 (28.74%) Palo Alto
4 38 (21.84%) Riverbed
5 35 (20.11%) VMware
6 34 (19.54%) NICE Systems
7 29 (16.67%) IBM
8 23 (13.22%) SolarWinds
9 19 (10.92%) Citrix
10 15 (8.62%) Juniper
11 13 (7.47%) Sigfox
12 11 (6.32%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (5.75%) CheckPoint
14 8 (4.60%) Apple
14 8 (4.60%) Blue Coat
14 8 (4.60%) BT
14 8 (4.60%) Polycom
14 8 (4.60%) Red Box
15 6 (3.45%) Verint
15 6 (3.45%) Zeacom