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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 199 178 183
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 25 47 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.87% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 3.13% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 27
Average salary £41,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.54% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.16% +7.50%
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
1572 1502 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.46% 27.83% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 1058 1186
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -30 7 £41,500 -24.54% 3
Newbury +4 6 £32,500 -40.90%
Slough - 3 £43,500 -
Bracknell -11 1 - -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 25 (52.08%) Windows
2 23 (47.92%) HTTP
3 21 (43.75%) SQL
4 20 (41.67%) Firewall
4 20 (41.67%) IMAP
5 19 (39.58%) VPN
6 18 (37.50%) DNS
6 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 17 (35.42%) SharePoint
7 17 (35.42%) POP3
7 17 (35.42%) Internet
8 16 (33.33%) VLAN
8 16 (33.33%) CCNP
8 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (31.25%) CCNA
9 15 (31.25%) MAPI
9 15 (31.25%) Solaris
9 15 (31.25%) Linux
9 15 (31.25%) ITIL
9 15 (31.25%) UNIX
9 15 (31.25%) Load Balancing
9 15 (31.25%) VMware
9 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (31.25%) Hyper-V
10 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (27.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 13 (27.08%) MCSE
10 13 (27.08%) MCSA
10 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (25.00%) CDMA

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 17 (35.42%) SharePoint
2 8 (16.67%) IIS
3 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.08%) GroupWise
5 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) SaaS
2 4 (8.33%) Google Apps
3 3 (6.25%) PaaS
4 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (47.92%) HTTP
2 20 (41.67%) Firewall
2 20 (41.67%) IMAP
3 19 (39.58%) VPN
4 18 (37.50%) DNS
5 17 (35.42%) Internet
5 17 (35.42%) POP3
6 16 (33.33%) VLAN
7 12 (25.00%) SGSN
7 12 (25.00%) CDMA
7 12 (25.00%) GPRS
7 12 (25.00%) GSM
8 8 (16.67%) HTTPS
9 4 (8.33%) SNMP
9 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
9 4 (8.33%) OSPF
9 4 (8.33%) BGP
9 4 (8.33%) FTP
10 3 (6.25%) DHCP
10 3 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Billing
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 7 (14.58%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Development Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Engineering Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Software Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Head of Development
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Escalation Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Systems Support
8 2 (4.17%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Manager
8 2 (4.17%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) MAPI
2 12 (25.00%) HTML
3 7 (14.58%) Web Services
4 4 (8.33%) JMS
4 4 (8.33%) .NET
4 4 (8.33%) SAML
4 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.33%) OpenID
4 4 (8.33%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Open Source
3 2 (4.17%) EPoS
3 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) Windows
2 15 (31.25%) Solaris
2 15 (31.25%) Linux
2 15 (31.25%) UNIX
3 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) ITIL
1 15 (31.25%) Load Balancing
2 8 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.50%) Operations Management
5 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 4 (8.33%) Line Management
7 3 (6.25%) DevOps
7 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.17%) Workflow
8 2 (4.17%) Migration
9 1 (2.08%) CRM
9 1 (2.08%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.08%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 1 (2.08%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) Perl
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) CCNP
1 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.25%) CCNA
3 13 (27.08%) MCSE
3 13 (27.08%) MCSA
3 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.08%) CCSA
6 1 (2.08%) CCSE
6 1 (2.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.08%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.08%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) VMware
2 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (8.33%) Google
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco
3 4 (8.33%) F5
4 3 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.17%) McAfee
5 2 (4.17%) Juniper
5 2 (4.17%) Nokia
5 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
5 2 (4.17%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.08%) Novell
6 1 (2.08%) Lotus
Reading, Berkshire
Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Full Corporate Benefits + training and careerdevelopment
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 26 days ago