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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 153 174 170
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 64 60 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.24% 1.01% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.92% 3.36% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 28
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £42,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,875 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.18% +6.66%
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
1300 1785 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.19% 29.99% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 923 996 1105
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -5 47 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Bracknell +27 10 £30,000 -42.85%
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 79 (71.82%) DNS
2 63 (57.27%) HTTP
3 60 (54.55%) Linux
4 48 (43.64%) TCP/IP
5 44 (40.00%) Perl
6 40 (36.36%) Python
6 40 (36.36%) VMware
7 39 (35.45%) Configuration Management
8 37 (33.64%) Nagios
9 36 (32.73%) MySQL
10 32 (29.09%) Apache
11 31 (28.18%) Web Services
12 30 (27.27%) Internet
13 29 (26.36%) Puppet
14 28 (25.45%) Windows
14 28 (25.45%) LDAP
14 28 (25.45%) SSL
15 25 (22.73%) Degree
16 24 (21.82%) SNMP
17 22 (20.00%) Firewall
17 22 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
17 22 (20.00%) OpenStack
18 21 (19.09%) qmail
18 21 (19.09%) nginx
18 21 (19.09%) ZABBIX
18 21 (19.09%) Squid
18 21 (19.09%) Cisco
18 21 (19.09%) Tomcat
19 20 (18.18%) JBoss
19 20 (18.18%) WebLogic

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 32 (29.09%) Apache
2 22 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 21 (19.09%) nginx
3 21 (19.09%) Tomcat
4 20 (18.18%) WebLogic
4 20 (18.18%) JBoss
5 7 (6.36%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.55%) CMS
6 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.55%) Drupal
7 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.82%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.91%) IIS
8 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.00%) SaaS
3 4 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 79 (71.82%) DNS
2 63 (57.27%) HTTP
3 48 (43.64%) TCP/IP
4 30 (27.27%) Internet
5 28 (25.45%) SSL
5 28 (25.45%) LDAP
6 24 (21.82%) SNMP
7 22 (20.00%) Firewall
8 20 (18.18%) FTP
9 19 (17.27%) VoIP
10 17 (15.45%) OSPF
10 17 (15.45%) BGP
11 15 (13.64%) Network Security
12 14 (12.73%) Cisco PIX
12 14 (12.73%) Diameter Protocol
12 14 (12.73%) HTTPS
12 14 (12.73%) VPN
13 13 (11.82%) RIP
14 12 (10.91%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (10.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (32.73%) MySQL
2 17 (15.45%) SQL Server
3 11 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.45%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Selenium
1 2 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (13.64%) Back Office
1 15 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.82%) Finance
2 13 (11.82%) Front Office
3 9 (8.18%) Advertising
4 5 (4.55%) Marketing
5 4 (3.64%) Retail
5 4 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.82%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.82%) Billing
7 1 (0.91%) Publishing
7 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (12.73%) Support Engineer
1 14 (12.73%) Applications Support
2 12 (10.91%) Applications Support Engineer
2 12 (10.91%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 11 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 10 (9.09%) Developer
4 10 (9.09%) Back Office Engineer
4 10 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (8.18%) Security Engineer
5 9 (8.18%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (6.36%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (6.36%) Administrator
6 7 (6.36%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 7 (6.36%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.55%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (28.18%) Web Services
2 16 (14.55%) SOAP
2 16 (14.55%) MCollective
3 14 (12.73%) REST
4 11 (10.00%) .NET
5 9 (8.18%) XML
5 9 (8.18%) Middleware
5 9 (8.18%) JSON
6 8 (7.27%) HTML
7 5 (4.55%) CSS
7 5 (4.55%) J2EE
7 5 (4.55%) Ajax
8 3 (2.73%) MAPI
9 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.91%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.27%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.00%) Statistics
3 10 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.18%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.55%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (2.73%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.91%) Clustering
8 1 (0.91%) PKI
8 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (54.55%) Linux
2 28 (25.45%) Windows
3 18 (16.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (12.73%) UNIX
5 7 (6.36%) Android
6 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.55%) CentOS
7 5 (4.55%) SUSE
7 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.64%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.73%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.73%) Solaris
10 2 (1.82%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.91%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.45%) Configuration Management
2 20 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 17 (15.45%) Problem Management
3 17 (15.45%) Incident Management
4 16 (14.55%) Network Design
5 11 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 10 (9.09%) Fault Management
6 10 (9.09%) Project Management
6 10 (9.09%) Validation
7 9 (8.18%) ITIL
7 9 (8.18%) Supplier Management
7 9 (8.18%) Network Management
8 8 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (5.45%) SDLC
10 5 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (4.55%) Analytics
10 5 (4.55%) Campaign Management
10 5 (4.55%) Online Marketing
10 5 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (40.00%) Perl
2 40 (36.36%) Python
3 16 (14.55%) SQL
4 15 (13.64%) Java
5 8 (7.27%) Shell Script
6 7 (6.36%) PHP
7 6 (5.45%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.55%) C++
9 4 (3.64%) C
10 3 (2.73%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.82%) C#
12 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.91%) VBScript
12 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (22.73%) Degree
2 14 (12.73%) CCNP
2 14 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (8.18%) CISSP
4 6 (5.45%) CCSA
4 6 (5.45%) CCSE
5 3 (2.73%) CCVP
6 2 (1.82%) CCIE
6 2 (1.82%) CCNA
6 2 (1.82%) JNCIP
6 2 (1.82%) JNCIE
7 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.91%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.73%) SLA
2 12 (10.91%) QA
System Software
1 21 (19.09%) Squid
1 21 (19.09%) qmail
2 17 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 8 (7.27%) ProxySG
5 7 (6.36%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.64%) vSphere
6 4 (3.64%) vCloud
7 1 (0.91%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.91%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.91%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (33.64%) Nagios
2 29 (26.36%) Puppet
3 21 (19.09%) ZABBIX
4 17 (15.45%) logstash
4 17 (15.45%) Graphite
5 16 (14.55%) collectd
5 16 (14.55%) Cacti
5 16 (14.55%) Ganglia
6 13 (11.82%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.82%) HP NNM
7 2 (1.82%) SCCM
7 2 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.82%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 40 (36.36%) VMware
2 21 (19.09%) Cisco
3 17 (15.45%) Splunk
4 15 (13.64%) Red Hat
5 13 (11.82%) F5
6 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
7 11 (10.00%) Blue Coat
7 11 (10.00%) Huawei
8 10 (9.09%) Oracle
9 9 (8.18%) CheckPoint
9 9 (8.18%) IBM
10 4 (3.64%) HP
10 4 (3.64%) Juniper
10 4 (3.64%) Websense
11 2 (1.82%) Lotus
11 2 (1.82%) Apple
11 2 (1.82%) Dell
12 1 (0.91%) McAfee
12 1 (0.91%) Acme Packet
12 1 (0.91%) Mitel
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