The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for XMPP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
UK
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 815 867 933
Rank change year-on-year +52 +66  
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 72 58 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.082% 0.059% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.15% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 60 50 27
Median salary £53,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.20% +13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,100 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £29,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +59.48% -47.27%  

XMPP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 36236 38012 40829
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.35% 38.67% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30585 32907 34838
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.70% +6.25%  

XMPP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing XMPP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XMPP in the UK

XMPP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for XMPP in the UK

XMPP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XMPP over the 3 months to 26 May 2017.

Salary histogram for XMPP in the UK

XMPP
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XMPP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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
England +79 72 £53,000 -15.20% 2
London +45 38 £76,250 +17.30% 1
East of England - 12 £47,500 - 1
Essex - 10 £47,500 - 1
South West -1 8 £43,500 +0.57%
Bristol - 8 £43,500 -
South East +48 5 £42,500 +41.66%
West Yorkshire +16 5 £52,500 +162.50%
Yorkshire +14 5 £52,500 +162.50%
City of London +10 5 £59,000 -15.71%
Colchester - 5 £45,000 - 1
Chelmsford - 5 £47,500 -
Brighton - 5 £42,500 -
Wakefield - 5 £52,500 -
East Sussex - 5 £42,500 -
Croydon - 4 £53,000 -
North West -26 2 £53,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £57,500 -
Watford - 2 £57,500 -
Manchester -23 1 £53,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 with a requirement for XMPP.

1 100 (95.24%) Cisco
2 65 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (55.24%) CCNP
4 57 (54.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 35 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
6 33 (31.43%) Cisco UCCE
7 32 (30.48%) VoIP
8 30 (28.57%) CCNP Voice
9 29 (27.62%) Microsoft
9 29 (27.62%) Windows
10 27 (25.71%) Finance
11 24 (22.86%) CCVP
12 23 (21.90%) Active Directory
13 22 (20.95%) CCIE
14 21 (20.00%) Wireless
15 20 (19.05%) Banking
16 19 (18.10%) VMware
16 19 (18.10%) CCNA
16 19 (18.10%) Video Conferencing
16 19 (18.10%) Presales
17 18 (17.14%) WebEx
17 18 (17.14%) Skype for Business
17 18 (17.14%) Cisco IOS
18 17 (16.19%) Unified Communications
18 17 (16.19%) ITIL
19 16 (15.24%) NICE Systems
20 15 (14.29%) Skype
20 15 (14.29%) Office 365
21 13 (12.38%) C
21 13 (12.38%) Windows Server

XMPP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 18 (17.14%) Skype for Business
2 5 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.86%) Confluence
4 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.95%) JBoss
5 1 (0.95%) MindAlign
5 1 (0.95%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 11 (10.48%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.29%) Office 365
2 8 (7.62%) IaaS
2 8 (7.62%) PaaS
3 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.95%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.48%) VoIP
2 21 (20.00%) Wireless
3 18 (17.14%) Cisco IOS
3 18 (17.14%) WebEx
4 17 (16.19%) Unified Communications
5 15 (14.29%) Skype
6 11 (10.48%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (10.48%) ISDN
7 8 (7.62%) Cisco Wireless
7 8 (7.62%) H.323
7 8 (7.62%) SAN
7 8 (7.62%) Telepresence
7 8 (7.62%) WAN
8 6 (5.71%) PBX
9 4 (3.81%) CTI
9 4 (3.81%) IP Telephony
9 4 (3.81%) IPv6
9 4 (3.81%) LDAP
10 3 (2.86%) PSTN
11 2 (1.90%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) JIRA
1 5 (4.76%) MSI
2 3 (2.86%) JBehave
2 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.86%) Maven
2 3 (2.86%) Selenium
3 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (25.71%) Finance
2 20 (19.05%) Banking
3 8 (7.62%) Legal
4 4 (3.81%) Marketing
5 2 (1.90%) Military
6 1 (0.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (24.76%) Cisco Engineer
1 26 (24.76%) Voice Engineer
2 19 (18.10%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 17 (16.19%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 15 (14.29%) Consultant
5 14 (13.33%) Architect
6 12 (11.43%) Cisco Consultant
7 11 (10.48%) Collaboration Consultant
8 9 (8.57%) Senior Voice Engineer
9 8 (7.62%) Cisco IPT Engineer
10 7 (6.67%) Analyst
10 7 (6.67%) Cisco Architect
10 7 (6.67%) Support Analyst
10 7 (6.67%) Voice Architect
11 6 (5.71%) Cisco Technical Consultant
11 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) Senior Operations Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.62%) SAML
2 2 (1.90%) JNI
3 1 (0.95%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (7.62%) IVR
2 8 (7.62%) PKI
3 5 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.81%) Blog
5 3 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.86%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.86%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.90%) Digital Signage
6 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.95%) iPad
7 1 (0.95%) iPhone
7 1 (0.95%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.62%) Windows
2 13 (12.38%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.76%) Android
3 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.81%) Linux
5 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.90%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.10%) Presales
2 17 (16.19%) ITIL
3 8 (7.62%) IT Strategy
4 6 (5.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (4.76%) Application Packaging
5 5 (4.76%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (4.76%) Project Management
5 5 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 4 (3.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.81%) Coaching
6 4 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.81%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.81%) Information Security
6 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 4 (3.81%) Investment Management
6 4 (3.81%) Scrum
6 4 (3.81%) Security Patching
7 3 (2.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (2.86%) DevOps
7 3 (2.86%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.38%) C
2 5 (4.76%) VBA
3 3 (2.86%) Java
3 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.90%) C++
4 2 (1.90%) Objective-C
4 2 (1.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (55.24%) CCNP
3 30 (28.57%) CCNP Voice
4 24 (22.86%) CCVP
5 22 (20.95%) CCIE
6 19 (18.10%) CCNA
7 2 (1.90%) MCITP
7 2 (1.90%) MCSE
7 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) CCIE Collaboration
8 1 (0.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (21.90%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.57%) Hyper-V
2 9 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.62%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.95%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 57 (54.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 35 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 33 (31.43%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (6.67%) vCenter Server
5 6 (5.71%) SCCM
6 5 (4.76%) SCOM
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco CME
8 1 (0.95%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 100 (95.24%) Cisco
2 29 (27.62%) Microsoft
3 19 (18.10%) VMware
4 16 (15.24%) NICE Systems
5 4 (3.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 4 (3.81%) Avaya
5 4 (3.81%) Citrix
5 4 (3.81%) Polycom
5 4 (3.81%) Tandberg
6 3 (2.86%) Apple
6 3 (2.86%) Bloomberg
6 3 (2.86%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (2.86%) FactSet
6 3 (2.86%) Reuters
7 2 (1.90%) HP
7 2 (1.90%) IPFX
7 2 (1.90%) Lotus
7 2 (1.90%) NetApp
7 2 (1.90%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (1.90%) Palo Alto
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