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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 162 201 174
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -27
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 55 33 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.13% 0.60% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.11% 2.19% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 49 13 47
Average salary £55,000 £44,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.59% -11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,900 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
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
1337 1504 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.53% 27.48% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 927 1101
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +42 41 £55,000 +26.43% 3
Maidenhead 0 3 £45,000 -15.88% 1
Windsor - 3 £35,000 -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 60 (69.77%) DNS
2 46 (53.49%) Degree
3 45 (52.33%) Windows
4 42 (48.84%) Linux
5 37 (43.02%) HTTP
6 36 (41.86%) Internet
6 36 (41.86%) Computer Science
7 33 (38.37%) TCP/IP
8 32 (37.21%) Microsoft
9 30 (34.88%) VMware
10 29 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (31.40%) SSL
11 27 (31.40%) C++
11 27 (31.40%) SQL
12 26 (30.23%) Cisco Certification
13 25 (29.07%) Active Directory
14 23 (26.74%) Cisco
14 23 (26.74%) Unix
15 22 (25.58%) SQL Server
16 21 (24.42%) Firewall
17 20 (23.26%) Windows Server
18 19 (22.09%) SAN
18 19 (22.09%) WAN
18 19 (22.09%) MS Exchange
19 18 (20.93%) Perl
20 17 (19.77%) IIS
20 17 (19.77%) LDAP
20 17 (19.77%) LAN
21 16 (18.60%) FTP
21 16 (18.60%) High Availability

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 19 (22.09%) MS Exchange
2 17 (19.77%) IIS
3 15 (17.44%) Apache
4 14 (16.28%) OpenStack
5 13 (15.12%) JBoss
5 13 (15.12%) nginx
5 13 (15.12%) Tomcat
5 13 (15.12%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.49%) GroupWise
6 3 (3.49%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) FrameMaker
2 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.98%) SaaS
3 1 (1.16%) IaaS
3 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (69.77%) DNS
2 37 (43.02%) HTTP
3 36 (41.86%) Internet
4 33 (38.37%) TCP/IP
5 27 (31.40%) SSL
6 21 (24.42%) Firewall
7 19 (22.09%) SAN
7 19 (22.09%) WAN
8 17 (19.77%) LAN
8 17 (19.77%) LDAP
9 16 (18.60%) FTP
10 15 (17.44%) Wireshark
11 13 (15.12%) SSH
12 12 (13.95%) IMAP
12 12 (13.95%) NAS
13 10 (11.63%) VPN
14 8 (9.30%) POP3
15 7 (8.14%) IPsec
16 6 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
17 5 (5.81%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) AQtime
1 12 (13.95%) WebLOAD
2 3 (3.49%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (5.81%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 21 (24.42%) Support Engineer
2 13 (15.12%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Linux Support
3 10 (11.63%) Linux Support Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Performance Tester
3 10 (11.63%) QA Tester
3 10 (11.63%) Software QA Tester
3 10 (11.63%) Software Tester
3 10 (11.63%) Tester
4 9 (10.47%) Administrator
4 9 (10.47%) Analyst
4 9 (10.47%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (9.30%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Technical Support
5 8 (9.30%) Technical Support Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 7 (8.14%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.28%) Web Services
2 13 (15.12%) .NET
2 13 (15.12%) LAMP
2 13 (15.12%) LEMP Stack
2 13 (15.12%) MCollective
3 12 (13.95%) MAPI
4 9 (10.47%) HTML
5 8 (9.30%) CSS
6 5 (5.81%) Ajax
7 3 (3.49%) jQuery
7 3 (3.49%) REST
7 3 (3.49%) XML
8 2 (2.33%) Doctrine
8 2 (2.33%) JSON
8 2 (2.33%) OAuth
8 2 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.33%) Regular Expression
8 2 (2.33%) SOAP
8 2 (2.33%) Symfony
8 2 (2.33%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 36 (41.86%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
3 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.98%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.98%) PKI
5 3 (3.49%) Statistics
6 2 (2.33%) Blog
6 2 (2.33%) User Experience
7 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.16%) Clustering
7 1 (1.16%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (52.33%) Windows
2 42 (48.84%) Linux
3 23 (26.74%) Unix
4 20 (23.26%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.98%) Windows NT
6 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.65%) Solaris
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.60%) High Availability
3 14 (16.28%) Configuration Management
3 14 (16.28%) Project Management
3 14 (16.28%) Scrum
4 13 (15.12%) Incident Management
4 13 (15.12%) Line Management
4 13 (15.12%) Software Engineering
5 12 (13.95%) Benchmarking
5 12 (13.95%) OO
5 12 (13.95%) Performance Engineering
5 12 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (13.95%) SDLC
6 8 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.30%) Kanban
6 8 (9.30%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.98%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (6.98%) Information Security
8 5 (5.81%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (5.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.40%) C++
1 27 (31.40%) SQL
2 18 (20.93%) Perl
3 15 (17.44%) Python
4 12 (13.95%) C#
5 10 (11.63%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.81%) Java
7 3 (3.49%) PHP
7 3 (3.49%) PHP 5
7 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.33%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.33%) VB
8 2 (2.33%) VBScript
9 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (53.49%) Degree
2 26 (30.23%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (12.79%) CCNA
4 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.98%) CEH
5 6 (6.98%) SANS
6 4 (4.65%) CCNP
7 2 (2.33%) CCIE
7 2 (2.33%) CISSP
8 1 (1.16%) GIAC
8 1 (1.16%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.16%) MCSE
8 1 (1.16%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.12%) QA
2 10 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (29.07%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.12%) qmail
2 13 (15.12%) Squid
2 13 (15.12%) VMware ESX
2 13 (15.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (3.49%) Sendmail
3 3 (3.49%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (16.28%) Graphite
1 14 (16.28%) logstash
1 14 (16.28%) Nagios
1 14 (16.28%) ZABBIX
2 13 (15.12%) Cacti
2 13 (15.12%) collectd
2 13 (15.12%) Ganglia
2 13 (15.12%) Puppet
3 12 (13.95%) Perfmon
4 3 (3.49%) RSA Archer
4 3 (3.49%) WSUS
5 2 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 30 (34.88%) VMware
3 23 (26.74%) Cisco
4 16 (18.60%) Splunk
5 7 (8.14%) Forcepoint
6 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.49%) F5
7 3 (3.49%) IFS
7 3 (3.49%) Juniper
7 3 (3.49%) Lotus
7 3 (3.49%) Novell
7 3 (3.49%) Oracle
7 3 (3.49%) Qualys
8 2 (2.33%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (2.33%) Foundry
8 2 (2.33%) Symantec
9 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.16%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.16%) HP
9 1 (1.16%) NetApp
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