The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 190 196 172
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 35 31 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.68% 0.57% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 1.94% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 31
Average salary £57,500 £41,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.55% -24.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -6.97%
SMTP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1366 1602 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.36% 29.41% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1042 1100
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SMTP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the Berkshire region.

SMTP Salary Trend in Berkshire

SMTP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SMTP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +19 20 £55,000 +39.24% 7
Maidenhead - 7 £60,000 - 1
Newbury +14 1 £47,500 +46.15%
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SMTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMTP.

1 83 (85.57%) DNS
2 64 (65.98%) HTTP
3 55 (56.70%) Linux
4 46 (47.42%) Degree
5 43 (44.33%) TCP/IP
6 42 (43.30%) Internet
7 40 (41.24%) Windows
8 35 (36.08%) Perl
9 33 (34.02%) VMware
10 31 (31.96%) Microsoft
11 30 (30.93%) Python
12 28 (28.87%) Project Management
13 27 (27.84%) Configuration Management
13 27 (27.84%) Nagios
13 27 (27.84%) SQL
14 25 (25.77%) MySQL
14 25 (25.77%) SaaS
14 25 (25.77%) High Availability
15 24 (24.74%) Puppet
15 24 (24.74%) Apache
15 24 (24.74%) LAMP
15 24 (24.74%) Data Centre
16 23 (23.71%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (23.71%) SSL
17 22 (22.68%) Computer Science
18 21 (21.65%) Problem Management
18 21 (21.65%) Capacity Management
19 20 (20.62%) ITIL
19 20 (20.62%) Cisco Certification
20 19 (19.59%) Finance

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SMTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (24.74%) Apache
2 17 (17.53%) MS Exchange
3 15 (15.46%) OpenStack
4 11 (11.34%) JBoss
4 11 (11.34%) nginx
4 11 (11.34%) Tomcat
4 11 (11.34%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.12%) IIS
6 3 (3.09%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (25.77%) SaaS
2 15 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (85.57%) DNS
2 64 (65.98%) HTTP
3 43 (44.33%) TCP/IP
4 42 (43.30%) Internet
5 23 (23.71%) SSL
6 17 (17.53%) LDAP
7 13 (13.40%) Firewall
7 13 (13.40%) FTP
8 12 (12.37%) WAN
9 10 (10.31%) LAN
10 9 (9.28%) SSH
10 9 (9.28%) Wireshark
11 8 (8.25%) SAN
12 7 (7.22%) VPN
13 6 (6.19%) IPsec
14 5 (5.15%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (5.15%) POP3
14 5 (5.15%) SNMP
15 4 (4.12%) HTTPS
16 3 (3.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.77%) MySQL
2 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.40%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) AQtime
1 3 (3.09%) WebLOAD
2 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (19.59%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Back Office
2 3 (3.09%) Front Office
3 1 (1.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (18.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (17.53%) Platform Engineer
2 17 (17.53%) Support Engineer
3 16 (16.49%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (15.46%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 15 (15.46%) Technical Engineer
5 12 (12.37%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (11.34%) Applications Engineer
7 10 (10.31%) Analyst
7 10 (10.31%) Applications Support
7 10 (10.31%) Applications Support Engineer
8 9 (9.28%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 9 (9.28%) Senior Applications Support
8 9 (9.28%) Senior IT Support
8 9 (9.28%) Senior Support Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) Technical Support
9 8 (8.25%) Technical Support Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (7.22%) Security Engineer
10 7 (7.22%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.74%) LAMP
2 13 (13.40%) LAPP Stack
2 13 (13.40%) Web Services
3 11 (11.34%) LEMP Stack
3 11 (11.34%) MCollective
4 6 (6.19%) Regular Expression
4 6 (6.19%) RFC 2822
5 5 (5.15%) .NET
6 3 (3.09%) MAPI
7 2 (2.06%) 802.1X
7 2 (2.06%) CSS
7 2 (2.06%) HTML
7 2 (2.06%) REST
7 2 (2.06%) XML
8 1 (1.03%) CSS3
8 1 (1.03%) HTML5
8 1 (1.03%) jQuery
8 1 (1.03%) JSON
8 1 (1.03%) RFC 2821
8 1 (1.03%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.74%) Data Centre
2 23 (23.71%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (22.68%) Computer Science
4 18 (18.56%) Client/Server
5 9 (9.28%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.15%) Blog
6 5 (5.15%) PKI
7 3 (3.09%) Statistics
8 2 (2.06%) User Experience
9 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 55 (56.70%) Linux
2 40 (41.24%) Windows
3 17 (17.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (16.49%) Unix
5 14 (14.43%) Windows Server
6 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.15%) Windows NT
8 3 (3.09%) Solaris
8 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.03%) CentOS
9 1 (1.03%) SUSE
9 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.87%) Project Management
2 27 (27.84%) Configuration Management
3 25 (25.77%) High Availability
4 21 (21.65%) Capacity Management
4 21 (21.65%) Problem Management
5 20 (20.62%) ITIL
6 19 (19.59%) ITIL V3
6 19 (19.59%) Load Balancing
7 18 (18.56%) Mentoring
7 18 (18.56%) Service Management
8 15 (15.46%) Product Management
9 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.34%) Incident Management
10 10 (10.31%) Line Management
11 9 (9.28%) Patch Management
12 6 (6.19%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (6.19%) Information Security
12 6 (6.19%) Scrum
12 6 (6.19%) SDLC
12 6 (6.19%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.08%) Perl
2 30 (30.93%) Python
3 27 (27.84%) SQL
4 15 (15.46%) C++
5 14 (14.43%) Java
6 7 (7.22%) JavaScript
7 6 (6.19%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.15%) Assembly Language
8 5 (5.15%) VB
8 5 (5.15%) VBScript
9 4 (4.12%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.12%) C
9 4 (4.12%) C#
10 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.03%) PHP
11 1 (1.03%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (47.42%) Degree
2 20 (20.62%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (9.28%) CCNA
4 5 (5.15%) CEH
4 5 (5.15%) SANS
5 3 (3.09%) CCNP
5 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.06%) CCIE
6 2 (2.06%) CISSP
7 1 (1.03%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.56%) QA
2 8 (8.25%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (17.53%) Active Directory
2 16 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.34%) qmail
3 11 (11.34%) Squid
4 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.09%) Sendmail
4 3 (3.09%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.06%) Snort
Systems Management
1 27 (27.84%) Nagios
2 24 (24.74%) Puppet
3 14 (14.43%) Graphite
3 14 (14.43%) logstash
3 14 (14.43%) ZABBIX
4 11 (11.34%) Cacti
4 11 (11.34%) collectd
4 11 (11.34%) Ganglia
5 5 (5.15%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (3.09%) Perfmon
6 3 (3.09%) WSUS
7 1 (1.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (34.02%) VMware
2 31 (31.96%) Microsoft
3 17 (17.53%) Red Hat
4 16 (16.49%) Cisco
5 13 (13.40%) Splunk
6 7 (7.22%) Websense
7 5 (5.15%) Symantec
8 3 (3.09%) Huawei
8 3 (3.09%) Lotus
8 3 (3.09%) Novell
8 3 (3.09%) Oracle
9 2 (2.06%) F5
9 2 (2.06%) Foundry
9 2 (2.06%) Juniper
9 2 (2.06%) Qualys
10 1 (1.03%) IBM
10 1 (1.03%) Zend
Windsor, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits - see advert
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 19 days ago