The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SMPP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SMPP over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
England / London
Rank 573 641 661
Rank change year-on-year +68 +20  
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 3 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.029% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.057% 0.18% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 0
Median salary £70,000 £75,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 - £41,250

SMPP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5264 6618 7703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.73% 15.77% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4449 5583 6436
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -0.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,922 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SMPP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SMPP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SMPP in London

SMPP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SMPP in London

SMPP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMPP within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chiswick - 2 £70,000 -
City of London - 1 £80,000 -
SMPP
England

SMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing SMPP 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 London region with a requirement for SMPP.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Apache
2 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
2 7 (77.78%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) SOA
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) JUnit
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) Data Security
2 7 (77.78%) LAMP
2 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) Maven
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) JIRA
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Jetty
2 7 (77.78%) Apache Wicket
2 7 (77.78%) Multithreading
2 7 (77.78%) Guice
2 7 (77.78%) TestNG
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) Product Management
2 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
2 7 (77.78%) SaaS
2 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 7 (77.78%) Apache
1 7 (77.78%) Jetty
1 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) 2G
2 2 (22.22%) 3G
2 2 (22.22%) 4G
2 2 (22.22%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (22.22%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (22.22%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
1 7 (77.78%) HBase
1 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
1 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
1 7 (77.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
1 7 (77.78%) Hamcrest
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
1 7 (77.78%) JIRA
1 7 (77.78%) jMock
1 7 (77.78%) JUnit
1 7 (77.78%) Maven
1 7 (77.78%) TestNG
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Development Manager
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Development Manager
2 6 (66.67%) Java Development Manager
3 5 (55.56%) Development Team Leader
3 5 (55.56%) Development Team Manager
3 5 (55.56%) Java Development Team Leader
3 5 (55.56%) Java Team Leader
3 5 (55.56%) Team Leader
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Apache Wicket
1 7 (77.78%) Guice
1 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
1 7 (77.78%) JAX-RS
1 7 (77.78%) LAMP
1 7 (77.78%) REST
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Continuous Deployment
1 7 (77.78%) Data Security
1 7 (77.78%) Microservices
1 7 (77.78%) Multithreading
1 7 (77.78%) Process Improvement
1 7 (77.78%) Product Management
1 7 (77.78%) SOA
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) Python
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Docker
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V