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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 164 156 172
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 43 59 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.87% 1.07% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.26% 3.70% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 19 53 24
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £65,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1318 1594 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.59% 28.93% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 826 1030 1256
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 £31,375 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -26 23 £44,750 -10.50% 2
Maidenhead - 8 £50,000 -
Bracknell +8 3 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Slough - 3 £46,250 -
Newbury +3 2 £46,250 +42.30%
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 39 (57.35%) DNS
2 36 (52.94%) HTTP
3 30 (44.12%) Windows
4 28 (41.18%) Firewall
5 27 (39.71%) Linux
6 23 (33.82%) TCP/IP
6 23 (33.82%) VPN
7 21 (30.88%) Internet
8 18 (26.47%) VMware
9 17 (25.00%) HTTPS
10 16 (23.53%) Cisco
10 16 (23.53%) CCNP
10 16 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (23.53%) IMAP
11 15 (22.06%) SNMP
11 15 (22.06%) HTML
12 14 (20.59%) SQL
12 14 (20.59%) FTP
13 13 (19.12%) POP3
13 13 (19.12%) Web Services
13 13 (19.12%) SLA
13 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
13 13 (19.12%) Active Directory
13 13 (19.12%) OSPF
13 13 (19.12%) BGP
13 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
13 13 (19.12%) VLAN
14 12 (17.65%) Load Balancing
14 12 (17.65%) Hyper-V
14 12 (17.65%) UNIX

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.82%) IIS
3 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.35%) Apache
3 5 (7.35%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.35%) JBoss
3 5 (7.35%) CMS
3 5 (7.35%) nginx
3 5 (7.35%) Drupal
3 5 (7.35%) OpenStack
4 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.41%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.94%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.47%) GroupWise
7 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) SaaS
1 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.35%) Office 365
2 4 (5.88%) Google Apps
2 4 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.41%) PaaS
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (57.35%) DNS
2 36 (52.94%) HTTP
3 28 (41.18%) Firewall
4 23 (33.82%) TCP/IP
4 23 (33.82%) VPN
5 21 (30.88%) Internet
6 17 (25.00%) HTTPS
7 16 (23.53%) IMAP
8 15 (22.06%) SNMP
9 14 (20.59%) FTP
10 13 (19.12%) POP3
10 13 (19.12%) OSPF
10 13 (19.12%) BGP
10 13 (19.12%) VLAN
11 11 (16.18%) DHCP
12 10 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (14.71%) Cisco PIX
12 10 (14.71%) SGSN
12 10 (14.71%) RIP
12 10 (14.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) MySQL
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.76%) Advertising
3 7 (10.29%) Back Office
3 7 (10.29%) Finance
4 5 (7.35%) Front Office
4 5 (7.35%) Retail
4 5 (7.35%) Marketing
5 4 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (4.41%) Billing
7 2 (2.94%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.47%) Publishing
8 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (10.29%) Network Engineer
1 7 (10.29%) Security Engineer
1 7 (10.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (7.35%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering Manager
4 4 (5.88%) Software Manager
4 4 (5.88%) Head of Development
4 4 (5.88%) Engineering Manager
4 4 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
4 4 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 4 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) Development Manager
4 4 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Architect
5 3 (4.41%) IP Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.06%) HTML
2 13 (19.12%) Web Services
3 10 (14.71%) MAPI
4 6 (8.82%) SOAP
5 5 (7.35%) J2EE
5 5 (7.35%) CSS
5 5 (7.35%) Ajax
5 5 (7.35%) REST
6 4 (5.88%) OAuth2
6 4 (5.88%) OpenID
6 4 (5.88%) JMS
6 4 (5.88%) SAML
7 3 (4.41%) MCollective
8 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.94%) .NET
9 1 (1.47%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.41%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.41%) Statistics
6 2 (2.94%) Clustering
7 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.47%) PKI
7 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (44.12%) Windows
2 27 (39.71%) Linux
3 12 (17.65%) UNIX
4 10 (14.71%) Solaris
5 7 (10.29%) Android
6 6 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
8 4 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.94%) CentOS
9 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.94%) SUSE
10 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) Load Balancing
2 11 (16.18%) Configuration Management
3 8 (11.76%) ITIL
4 7 (10.29%) Capacity Management
5 6 (8.82%) Network Management
5 6 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.35%) Project Management
6 5 (7.35%) Content Management
6 5 (7.35%) Network Design
6 5 (7.35%) Open Source
6 5 (7.35%) Online Marketing
6 5 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (7.35%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.35%) SDLC
6 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (7.35%) Analytics
6 5 (7.35%) Campaign Management
7 4 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
7 4 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) Perl
3 8 (11.76%) Python
4 6 (8.82%) PHP
5 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.88%) Java
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) CCNP
1 16 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.71%) Degree
3 8 (11.76%) CCNA
4 7 (10.29%) CISSP
5 6 (8.82%) MCSE
5 6 (8.82%) MCSA
5 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.88%) CCSE
6 4 (5.88%) CCSA
7 3 (4.41%) CCVP
8 2 (2.94%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.94%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.94%) CCIE
9 1 (1.47%) GCIH
9 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.12%) SLA
2 6 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (7.35%) QA
System Software
1 13 (19.12%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.82%) ProxySG
5 5 (7.35%) Squid
5 5 (7.35%) qmail
6 4 (5.88%) vCloud
6 4 (5.88%) vSphere
7 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.47%) Xen
7 1 (1.47%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) FortiGate
2 7 (10.29%) Nagios
3 5 (7.35%) ZABBIX
4 4 (5.88%) Puppet
5 3 (4.41%) Cacti
5 3 (4.41%) Ganglia
5 3 (4.41%) Graphite
5 3 (4.41%) collectd
5 3 (4.41%) logstash
6 1 (1.47%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.47%) HP NNM
6 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) VMware
2 16 (23.53%) Cisco
3 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
4 11 (16.18%) F5
5 10 (14.71%) Oracle
6 8 (11.76%) Blue Coat
6 8 (11.76%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.88%) Google
7 4 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (4.41%) Lotus
8 3 (4.41%) Juniper
8 3 (4.41%) HP
8 3 (4.41%) Huawei
8 3 (4.41%) Splunk
9 2 (2.94%) Dell
9 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.94%) Apple
10 1 (1.47%) McAfee
10 1 (1.47%) Novell
10 1 (1.47%) Mitel
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