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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 159 154 167
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 54 70 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.08% 1.24% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.12% 4.15% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30 46 32
Average salary £44,750 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.50% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £40,610 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+10.19% +15.20%
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
1312 1686 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.14% 29.89% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 894 949 1138
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
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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 -15 41 £44,750 -10.50% 7
Bracknell +19 12 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Newbury +9 3 £42,500 +30.76%
Slough - 3 £42,500 -
Maidenhead - 3 £42,500 -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 60 (67.42%) DNS
2 45 (50.56%) HTTP
3 43 (48.31%) Linux
4 38 (42.70%) TCP/IP
5 29 (32.58%) Perl
6 27 (30.34%) VMware
7 26 (29.21%) Python
8 25 (28.09%) Windows
8 25 (28.09%) Configuration Management
9 24 (26.97%) Web Services
9 24 (26.97%) MySQL
10 23 (25.84%) Nagios
10 23 (25.84%) Firewall
11 22 (24.72%) Internet
11 22 (24.72%) LDAP
11 22 (24.72%) SSL
11 22 (24.72%) SNMP
12 21 (23.60%) Cisco
13 19 (21.35%) Apache
14 18 (20.22%) FTP
14 18 (20.22%) Degree
15 17 (19.10%) Computer Science
15 17 (19.10%) VoIP
15 17 (19.10%) OSPF
15 17 (19.10%) BGP
15 17 (19.10%) Puppet
16 16 (17.98%) Tomcat
16 16 (17.98%) JBoss
16 16 (17.98%) WebLogic
16 16 (17.98%) Squid

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 19 (21.35%) Apache
2 16 (17.98%) Tomcat
2 16 (17.98%) WebLogic
2 16 (17.98%) JBoss
2 16 (17.98%) nginx
3 15 (16.85%) OpenStack
4 8 (8.99%) MS Exchange
5 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.62%) Drupal
5 5 (5.62%) CMS
6 3 (3.37%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.25%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (2.25%) IIS
7 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.12%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.12%) GroupWise
8 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.49%) SaaS
2 4 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (67.42%) DNS
2 45 (50.56%) HTTP
3 38 (42.70%) TCP/IP
4 23 (25.84%) Firewall
5 22 (24.72%) LDAP
5 22 (24.72%) SSL
5 22 (24.72%) Internet
5 22 (24.72%) SNMP
6 18 (20.22%) FTP
7 17 (19.10%) VoIP
7 17 (19.10%) OSPF
7 17 (19.10%) BGP
8 15 (16.85%) VPN
8 15 (16.85%) Network Security
9 14 (15.73%) Cisco PIX
9 14 (15.73%) HTTPS
10 13 (14.61%) RIP
11 12 (13.48%) Diameter Protocol
11 12 (13.48%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (12.36%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.97%) MySQL
2 15 (16.85%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Selenium
1 2 (2.25%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (16.85%) Telecoms
2 13 (14.61%) Back Office
3 11 (12.36%) Front Office
4 9 (10.11%) Advertising
5 8 (8.99%) Finance
6 5 (5.62%) Marketing
7 4 (4.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (4.49%) Retail
8 2 (2.25%) Multimedia
8 2 (2.25%) Billing
9 1 (1.12%) Publishing
9 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (13.48%) Applications Support
2 11 (12.36%) Support Engineer
2 11 (12.36%) Network Engineer
3 10 (11.24%) Applications Support Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Security Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Back Office Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Administrator
7 5 (5.62%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Technical Team Leader
8 4 (4.49%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) DBA
9 3 (3.37%) Architect
9 3 (3.37%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.97%) Web Services
2 14 (15.73%) SOAP
3 12 (13.48%) REST
3 12 (13.48%) MCollective
4 9 (10.11%) HTML
4 9 (10.11%) .NET
5 7 (7.87%) XML
5 7 (7.87%) Middleware
5 7 (7.87%) JSON
6 5 (5.62%) Ajax
6 5 (5.62%) CSS
6 5 (5.62%) J2EE
7 4 (4.49%) MAPI
8 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.12%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.11%) Statistics
3 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.37%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.25%) Clustering
7 1 (1.12%) PKI
7 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (48.31%) Linux
2 25 (28.09%) Windows
3 14 (15.73%) UNIX
4 10 (11.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (7.87%) Android
6 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (4.49%) CentOS
7 4 (4.49%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.49%) SUSE
7 4 (4.49%) Solaris
8 3 (3.37%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.12%) Debian
10 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) Configuration Management
2 14 (15.73%) Network Design
3 13 (14.61%) Capacity Management
4 12 (13.48%) Incident Management
5 10 (11.24%) Problem Management
6 9 (10.11%) Network Management
7 8 (8.99%) Fault Management
7 8 (8.99%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (8.99%) Validation
8 7 (7.87%) Load Balancing
8 7 (7.87%) Supplier Management
9 6 (6.74%) SDLC
10 5 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.62%) Analytics
10 5 (5.62%) Campaign Management
10 5 (5.62%) Online Marketing
10 5 (5.62%) Content Management
10 5 (5.62%) Project Management
10 5 (5.62%) ITIL
11 4 (4.49%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.58%) Perl
2 26 (29.21%) Python
3 10 (11.24%) SQL
4 7 (7.87%) Java
4 7 (7.87%) Shell Script
4 7 (7.87%) PHP
5 6 (6.74%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.49%) C++
7 3 (3.37%) C
8 2 (2.25%) C#
9 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.12%) VBScript
9 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Degree
2 15 (16.85%) CCNP
2 15 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (10.11%) CISSP
4 6 (6.74%) CCSA
4 6 (6.74%) CCSE
5 3 (3.37%) CCVP
5 3 (3.37%) CCNA
6 2 (2.25%) CCIE
6 2 (2.25%) JNCIP
6 2 (2.25%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.12%) GCIH
7 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.12%) MCSE
7 1 (1.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.73%) SLA
2 10 (11.24%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (17.98%) Squid
1 16 (17.98%) qmail
2 10 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.24%) Active Directory
3 8 (8.99%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.99%) ProxySG
4 4 (4.49%) vCloud
4 4 (4.49%) vSphere
5 1 (1.12%) Kamailio
5 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (25.84%) Nagios
2 17 (19.10%) Puppet
3 15 (16.85%) ZABBIX
4 13 (14.61%) FortiGate
5 12 (13.48%) collectd
5 12 (13.48%) logstash
5 12 (13.48%) Graphite
5 12 (13.48%) Cacti
5 12 (13.48%) Ganglia
6 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.25%) HP NNM
6 2 (2.25%) SCCM
6 2 (2.25%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 27 (30.34%) VMware
2 21 (23.60%) Cisco
3 13 (14.61%) F5
3 13 (14.61%) Splunk
4 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
5 11 (12.36%) Blue Coat
6 10 (11.24%) Oracle
7 9 (10.11%) Huawei
7 9 (10.11%) CheckPoint
8 7 (7.87%) Red Hat
8 7 (7.87%) IBM
9 4 (4.49%) HP
9 4 (4.49%) Juniper
9 4 (4.49%) Websense
10 3 (3.37%) Lotus
11 2 (2.25%) Dell
11 2 (2.25%) Apple
12 1 (1.12%) McAfee
12 1 (1.12%) Acme Packet
12 1 (1.12%) Mitel
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