The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 172 158 154
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 41 54 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.93% 1.08% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.83% 4.07% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 48
Median salary £42,500 £44,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.02% -10.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,550 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,610
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +4.65%
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
1070 1326 1653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.16% 26.54% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 818 892 953
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SMTP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SMTP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 36 £42,500 -5.02% 8
Maidenhead -11 1 £37,500 -11.76% 1
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing SMTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 53 (55.21%) Linux
2 46 (47.92%) DNS
2 46 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (44.79%) Windows
4 38 (39.58%) Degree
5 37 (38.54%) HTTP
6 33 (34.38%) C++
6 33 (34.38%) Scrum
6 33 (34.38%) VMware
7 32 (33.33%) SQL
8 31 (32.29%) TCP/IP
8 31 (32.29%) Internet
9 30 (31.25%) Computer Science
10 29 (30.21%) Active Directory
11 28 (29.17%) SQL Server
12 27 (28.13%) Microsoft
13 25 (26.04%) SSL
13 25 (26.04%) OO
14 24 (25.00%) OOP
14 24 (25.00%) Unix
14 24 (25.00%) Java
14 24 (25.00%) TDD
15 23 (23.96%) FTP
16 22 (22.92%) Eclipse
16 22 (22.92%) SAN
17 21 (21.88%) Software Engineering
17 21 (21.88%) SDLC
18 20 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
19 19 (19.79%) LDAP
19 19 (19.79%) High Availability

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (16.67%) IIS
2 14 (14.58%) Apache
3 12 (12.50%) JBoss
3 12 (12.50%) nginx
3 12 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 12 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 12 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.21%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.13%) GroupWise
6 2 (2.08%) CMS
6 2 (2.08%) WordPress
7 1 (1.04%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) MS Office
3 2 (2.08%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.08%) SaaS
4 1 (1.04%) IaaS
4 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (47.92%) DNS
2 37 (38.54%) HTTP
3 31 (32.29%) Internet
3 31 (32.29%) TCP/IP
4 25 (26.04%) SSL
5 23 (23.96%) FTP
6 22 (22.92%) SAN
7 19 (19.79%) LDAP
8 13 (13.54%) SSH
8 13 (13.54%) Wireshark
9 12 (12.50%) Firewall
9 12 (12.50%) IMAP
9 12 (12.50%) NAS
10 11 (11.46%) VPN
11 8 (8.33%) LAN
11 8 (8.33%) WAN
12 6 (6.25%) POP3
13 4 (4.17%) MPLS
14 3 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
14 3 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.50%) MySQL
3 7 (7.29%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (22.92%) Eclipse
2 12 (12.50%) AQtime
2 12 (12.50%) WebLOAD
3 9 (9.38%) Cucumber
3 9 (9.38%) JUnit
3 9 (9.38%) Mockito
4 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.21%) Subversion
6 2 (2.08%) WinDbg
7 1 (1.04%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (10.42%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.17%) Finance
3 2 (2.08%) Japanese Language
3 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.04%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 20 (20.83%) Tester
3 19 (19.79%) Support Engineer
4 16 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 16 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 15 (15.63%) Java Engineer
5 15 (15.63%) Java Software Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Performance Tester
7 10 (10.42%) Linux Support
7 10 (10.42%) Linux Support Engineer
7 10 (10.42%) QA Tester
7 10 (10.42%) Software QA Tester
7 10 (10.42%) Software Tester
8 9 (9.38%) Agile Tester
8 9 (9.38%) Automation Tester
8 9 (9.38%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (9.38%) Java Automation Tester
8 9 (9.38%) Security Tester
8 9 (9.38%) Web Automation Tester
8 9 (9.38%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.75%) HTML
2 16 (16.67%) CSS
3 15 (15.63%) .NET
4 14 (14.58%) LAMP
5 12 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
5 12 (12.50%) MAPI
5 12 (12.50%) MCollective
5 12 (12.50%) Web Services
6 9 (9.38%) Ajax
6 9 (9.38%) Gherkin
7 7 (7.29%) jQuery
8 5 (5.21%) CSS3
8 5 (5.21%) HTML5
8 5 (5.21%) LESS
8 5 (5.21%) Sass
8 5 (5.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.08%) Doctrine
9 2 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (2.08%) REST
9 2 (2.08%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 30 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.13%) PKI
4 3 (3.13%) Statistics
5 1 (1.04%) Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (55.21%) Linux
2 43 (44.79%) Windows
3 24 (25.00%) Unix
4 19 (19.79%) Windows Server
5 11 (11.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.13%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.04%) Solaris
8 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.38%) Scrum
3 25 (26.04%) OO
4 24 (25.00%) OOP
4 24 (25.00%) TDD
5 21 (21.88%) SDLC
5 21 (21.88%) Software Engineering
6 19 (19.79%) High Availability
7 18 (18.75%) BDD
8 16 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
9 13 (13.54%) Configuration Management
10 12 (12.50%) Incident Management
10 12 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
10 12 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (11.46%) Benchmarking
12 10 (10.42%) Test Strategy
13 9 (9.38%) Automation Testing
14 8 (8.33%) Test Automation
15 7 (7.29%) Low Latency
15 7 (7.29%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.38%) C++
2 32 (33.33%) SQL
3 24 (25.00%) Java
4 16 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 13 (13.54%) Perl
5 13 (13.54%) Python
6 12 (12.50%) C#
7 9 (9.38%) Ruby
8 7 (7.29%) PL/SQL
8 7 (7.29%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.17%) PHP
10 2 (2.08%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (39.58%) Degree
2 10 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.17%) CCNA
5 3 (3.13%) CCNP
5 3 (3.13%) CEH
5 3 (3.13%) SANS
6 1 (1.04%) CCIE
6 1 (1.04%) CISSP
6 1 (1.04%) GIAC
6 1 (1.04%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.04%) MCSE
6 1 (1.04%) RHCE
6 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.58%) SLA
2 11 (11.46%) QA
System Software
1 29 (30.21%) Active Directory
2 20 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (13.54%) VMware ESX
4 12 (12.50%) qmail
4 12 (12.50%) Squid
5 7 (7.29%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.29%) vSphere
6 6 (6.25%) vCloud
7 2 (2.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (12.50%) Cacti
1 12 (12.50%) collectd
1 12 (12.50%) Ganglia
1 12 (12.50%) Graphite
1 12 (12.50%) logstash
1 12 (12.50%) Nagios
1 12 (12.50%) Perfmon
1 12 (12.50%) Puppet
1 12 (12.50%) ZABBIX
2 2 (2.08%) RSA Archer
3 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 33 (34.38%) VMware
2 27 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.58%) Splunk
4 12 (12.50%) Cisco
5 7 (7.29%) Oracle
6 6 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.21%) Forcepoint
8 3 (3.13%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.13%) F5
8 3 (3.13%) IFS
9 2 (2.08%) Huawei
9 2 (2.08%) Juniper
9 2 (2.08%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.08%) Qualys
10 1 (1.04%) EMC
10 1 (1.04%) Hitachi
10 1 (1.04%) HP
10 1 (1.04%) IBM
10 1 (1.04%) IronPort
10 1 (1.04%) NetApp
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