The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
England / South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 394 441 -
Rank change year-on-year +47 -  
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.014% 0.005% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.073% 0.028% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £38,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £44,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.93% +25.71%  

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 the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2749 3618 4554
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.84% 19.74% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7024 9919 12363
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SMPP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SMPP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SMPP in the South East

SMPP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SMPP in the South East

SMPP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMPP in the South East over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SMPP in the South East

SMPP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMPP within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Hampshire - 2 £38,750 -
SMPP
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 South East region with a requirement for SMPP.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) SS7
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) WAP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) DataStax
3 1 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security

SMPP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SS7
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) DataStax
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Lead Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WAP
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Python