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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 199 180 201
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 26 50 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.84% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 2.85% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 17
Average salary £36,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,650 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
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
1816 1756 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.20% 29.65% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1203 1154
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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
Newbury +9 9 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Reading -18 4 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Bracknell -16 1 £41,500 -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 33 (46.48%) Windows
2 31 (43.66%) HTTP
3 29 (40.85%) Internet
3 29 (40.85%) IMAP
4 27 (38.03%) Degree
4 27 (38.03%) SQL
5 26 (36.62%) DNS
6 25 (35.21%) TCP/IP
6 25 (35.21%) VMware
6 25 (35.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (30.99%) Firewall
8 20 (28.17%) Active Directory
8 20 (28.17%) MAPI
9 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
10 18 (25.35%) VPN
10 18 (25.35%) POP3
11 17 (23.94%) Linux
11 17 (23.94%) VLAN
12 15 (21.13%) Hyper-V
12 15 (21.13%) .NET
13 14 (19.72%) LDAP
13 14 (19.72%) SNMP
13 14 (19.72%) Telecoms
14 13 (18.31%) SSL
14 13 (18.31%) Cisco
14 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
14 13 (18.31%) ITIL
14 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
14 13 (18.31%) IIS
14 13 (18.31%) F5

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 13 (18.31%) IIS
1 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.41%) GroupWise
5 1 (1.41%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) SaaS
2 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.41%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (43.66%) HTTP
2 29 (40.85%) Internet
2 29 (40.85%) IMAP
3 26 (36.62%) DNS
4 25 (35.21%) TCP/IP
5 22 (30.99%) Firewall
6 18 (25.35%) VPN
6 18 (25.35%) POP3
7 17 (23.94%) VLAN
8 14 (19.72%) LDAP
8 14 (19.72%) SNMP
9 13 (18.31%) SSL
10 12 (16.90%) OSPF
10 12 (16.90%) BGP
11 11 (15.49%) EIGRP
12 10 (14.08%) Broadband
12 10 (14.08%) TACACS
13 9 (12.68%) SMPP
13 9 (12.68%) Frame Relay
13 9 (12.68%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) WebLOAD
1 9 (12.68%) AQtime
2 3 (4.23%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (19.72%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.68%) Marketing
3 8 (11.27%) Retail
4 7 (9.86%) Finance
5 5 (7.04%) Publishing
6 1 (1.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (12.68%) Design Engineer
1 9 (12.68%) Senior Design Engineer
2 8 (11.27%) Consultant
3 7 (9.86%) Technical Support
3 7 (9.86%) Network Consultant
3 7 (9.86%) Security Consultant
3 7 (9.86%) Network Security Consultant
4 6 (8.45%) Test Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Performance Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Performance Test Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.23%) Service Desk Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.17%) MAPI
2 15 (21.13%) .NET
3 11 (15.49%) SOAP
4 8 (11.27%) HTML
5 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.63%) Web Services
6 2 (2.82%) GWT
7 1 (1.41%) J2EE
7 1 (1.41%) Servlets
7 1 (1.41%) XML
7 1 (1.41%) XSLT
7 1 (1.41%) Flash
7 1 (1.41%) XHTML
7 1 (1.41%) CGI
7 1 (1.41%) SAML
7 1 (1.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.68%) Smartphone
3 6 (8.45%) PKI
4 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.23%) EPoS
5 3 (4.23%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 33 (46.48%) Windows
2 17 (23.94%) Linux
3 10 (14.08%) Solaris
3 10 (14.08%) UNIX
4 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.82%) Debian
7 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.31%) ITIL
1 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (18.31%) Load Balancing
2 10 (14.08%) Capacity Management
3 9 (12.68%) Benchmarking
4 7 (9.86%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (8.45%) Waterfall
6 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.63%) Change Control
6 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.63%) Operations Management
7 3 (4.23%) Workflow
7 3 (4.23%) Migration
7 3 (4.23%) DevOps
8 2 (2.82%) Network Management
8 2 (2.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.03%) SQL
2 12 (16.90%) C++
3 9 (12.68%) C#
4 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.23%) Perl
6 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.82%) Java
7 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (38.03%) Degree
2 12 (16.90%) CCNP
2 12 (16.90%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (15.49%) CCNA
4 10 (14.08%) MCSE
4 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (12.68%) MCSA
6 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.41%) CCSA
8 1 (1.41%) CCSE
8 1 (1.41%) MCITP
8 1 (1.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (15.49%) QA
3 4 (5.63%) ISO 9001
4 3 (4.23%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (35.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (28.17%) Active Directory
3 15 (21.13%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.68%) VMware ESX
5 6 (8.45%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.23%) qmail
7 2 (2.82%) Postfix
7 2 (2.82%) Sendmail
7 2 (2.82%) XenServer
8 1 (1.41%) KVM
8 1 (1.41%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (4.23%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.23%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.23%) PureDisk
3 2 (2.82%) HP NNM
4 1 (1.41%) WMI
4 1 (1.41%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) VMware
2 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
3 13 (18.31%) Cisco
3 13 (18.31%) F5
4 11 (15.49%) CheckPoint
5 5 (7.04%) Juniper
6 4 (5.63%) Pegasus
6 4 (5.63%) Blue Coat
6 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.63%) Fujitsu
7 3 (4.23%) Citrix
8 2 (2.82%) HP
8 2 (2.82%) Nokia
8 2 (2.82%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.82%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.82%) McAfee
9 1 (1.41%) Google
9 1 (1.41%) Novell
9 1 (1.41%) Lotus
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Company Bonus, Excellent Corporate Benefits, F
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits package +
Posted: 17 days ago