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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 200 180 193
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 30 51 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.87% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% 3.06% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15 47 18
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
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
1503 1664 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.06% 28.34% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1121 1275
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -45 10 £40,500 -19.00% 3
Maidenhead - 5 £53,500 - 1
Slough - 4 £43,500 -
Newbury +13 2 £32,500 -40.90%
Bracknell -1 1 - -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 31 (53.45%) Windows
2 30 (51.72%) HTTP
3 27 (46.55%) DNS
4 22 (37.93%) Firewall
5 20 (34.48%) Internet
6 19 (32.76%) SQL
7 18 (31.03%) Linux
7 18 (31.03%) VPN
7 18 (31.03%) VMware
8 17 (29.31%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (29.31%) CCNP
9 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
9 16 (27.59%) IMAP
9 16 (27.59%) Hyper-V
10 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (25.86%) HTTPS
10 15 (25.86%) SharePoint
10 15 (25.86%) HTML
11 14 (24.14%) VLAN
12 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
12 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
12 13 (22.41%) POP3
13 12 (20.69%) CCNA
13 12 (20.69%) Web Services
14 11 (18.97%) ITIL
14 11 (18.97%) UNIX
14 11 (18.97%) Solaris
14 11 (18.97%) MCSE
14 11 (18.97%) MCSA
14 11 (18.97%) MAPI

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 15 (25.86%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.79%) IIS
3 4 (6.90%) CMS
3 4 (6.90%) Drupal
4 3 (5.17%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.72%) Apache
6 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.72%) JBoss
6 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.72%) GroupWise
6 1 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.72%) nginx
6 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) SaaS
2 4 (6.90%) Google Apps
2 4 (6.90%) Office 365
3 3 (5.17%) PaaS
4 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (51.72%) HTTP
2 27 (46.55%) DNS
3 22 (37.93%) Firewall
4 20 (34.48%) Internet
5 18 (31.03%) VPN
6 16 (27.59%) IMAP
7 15 (25.86%) HTTPS
8 14 (24.14%) VLAN
9 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
9 13 (22.41%) POP3
10 11 (18.97%) CDMA
10 11 (18.97%) GPRS
10 11 (18.97%) GSM
10 11 (18.97%) SGSN
11 10 (17.24%) FTP
11 10 (17.24%) SNMP
12 8 (13.79%) DHCP
13 7 (12.07%) OSPF
13 7 (12.07%) BGP
13 7 (12.07%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Advertising
2 5 (8.62%) Back Office
3 4 (6.90%) Marketing
4 3 (5.17%) Retail
4 3 (5.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (5.17%) Front Office
5 2 (3.45%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.45%) Billing
5 2 (3.45%) Publishing
6 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (12.07%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Development Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Engineering Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Security Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Software Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Head of Development
4 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Systems Support
5 3 (5.17%) Technical Support
5 3 (5.17%) Architect
6 2 (3.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Network Architect
6 2 (3.45%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) HTML
2 12 (20.69%) Web Services
3 11 (18.97%) MAPI
4 4 (6.90%) SAML
4 4 (6.90%) Ajax
4 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.90%) OpenID
4 4 (6.90%) .NET
4 4 (6.90%) J2EE
4 4 (6.90%) CSS
4 4 (6.90%) SOAP
4 4 (6.90%) JMS
4 4 (6.90%) REST
4 4 (6.90%) OAuth2
5 1 (1.72%) MCollective
5 1 (1.72%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.62%) Open Source
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) PKI
4 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) Statistics
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (53.45%) Windows
2 18 (31.03%) Linux
3 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (18.97%) Solaris
3 11 (18.97%) UNIX
4 6 (10.34%) Android
5 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) ITIL
1 11 (18.97%) Load Balancing
2 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
3 6 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
3 6 (10.34%) Operations Management
4 5 (8.62%) Capacity Management
4 5 (8.62%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.90%) Online Marketing
5 4 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (6.90%) Project Management
5 4 (6.90%) Content Management
5 4 (6.90%) Analytics
5 4 (6.90%) Campaign Management
5 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (6.90%) Line Management
6 3 (5.17%) DevOps
6 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) SQL
2 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.62%) PHP
4 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.90%) Java
4 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.17%) Perl
6 2 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) C
7 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) CCNP
1 17 (29.31%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (20.69%) CCNA
3 11 (18.97%) MCSE
3 11 (18.97%) MCSA
3 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (15.52%) Degree
5 5 (8.62%) CISSP
6 3 (5.17%) CCVP
7 2 (3.45%) CCSA
7 2 (3.45%) CCIE
7 2 (3.45%) CCSE
7 2 (3.45%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.45%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (13.79%) SLA
3 4 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
1 16 (27.59%) Hyper-V
2 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.90%) ProxySG
4 3 (5.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.72%) Squid
5 1 (1.72%) Xen
5 1 (1.72%) qmail
5 1 (1.72%) vSphere
5 1 (1.72%) Kamailio
5 1 (1.72%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.72%) collectd
2 1 (1.72%) logstash
2 1 (1.72%) Graphite
2 1 (1.72%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.72%) Nagios
2 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.72%) Cacti
2 1 (1.72%) Ganglia
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) VMware
2 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.24%) Cisco
4 8 (13.79%) F5
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle
5 6 (10.34%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.62%) Blue Coat
7 4 (6.90%) Google
7 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (5.17%) Huawei
8 3 (5.17%) Juniper
8 3 (5.17%) Lotus
9 2 (3.45%) Apple
9 2 (3.45%) HP
9 2 (3.45%) Dell
10 1 (1.72%) Nokia
10 1 (1.72%) Novell
10 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.72%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.72%) Acme Packet
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