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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 170 152 164
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 48 70 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 1.25% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.66% 4.24% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 25 59 28
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 £37,500 £31,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £65,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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 1650 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.95% 29.50% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 848 1042 1185
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 1 July 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 July 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 -13 37 £44,750 -10.50% 2
Maidenhead - 7 £42,500 -
Bracknell +7 5 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Newbury +5 3 £42,500 +30.76%
Slough - 3 £42,500 -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 49 (62.82%) DNS
2 42 (53.85%) HTTP
3 38 (48.72%) Linux
4 29 (37.18%) TCP/IP
4 29 (37.18%) Firewall
5 26 (33.33%) Windows
6 23 (29.49%) VPN
7 22 (28.21%) Internet
7 22 (28.21%) VMware
8 20 (25.64%) Perl
9 19 (24.36%) Python
9 19 (24.36%) SSL
9 19 (24.36%) Cisco
10 18 (23.08%) Configuration Management
10 18 (23.08%) LDAP
10 18 (23.08%) SNMP
10 18 (23.08%) MySQL
11 17 (21.79%) Web Services
12 16 (20.51%) UNIX
12 16 (20.51%) OSPF
12 16 (20.51%) BGP
12 16 (20.51%) Nagios
13 15 (19.23%) HTTPS
13 15 (19.23%) VoIP
13 15 (19.23%) Degree
13 15 (19.23%) Computer Science
14 14 (17.95%) IMAP
14 14 (17.95%) CCNP
14 14 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (16.67%) SLA

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 12 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 12 (15.38%) JBoss
1 12 (15.38%) Apache
1 12 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 12 (15.38%) nginx
1 12 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 5 (6.41%) Drupal
2 5 (6.41%) CMS
2 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.41%) IIS
3 3 (3.85%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.56%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.28%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.28%) GroupWise
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.97%) SaaS
3 5 (6.41%) Office 365
4 4 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.85%) PaaS
5 3 (3.85%) Google Apps
6 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (62.82%) DNS
2 42 (53.85%) HTTP
3 29 (37.18%) TCP/IP
3 29 (37.18%) Firewall
4 23 (29.49%) VPN
5 22 (28.21%) Internet
6 19 (24.36%) SSL
7 18 (23.08%) SNMP
7 18 (23.08%) LDAP
8 16 (20.51%) OSPF
8 16 (20.51%) BGP
9 15 (19.23%) HTTPS
9 15 (19.23%) VoIP
10 14 (17.95%) IMAP
11 13 (16.67%) Network Security
11 13 (16.67%) FTP
12 12 (15.38%) POP3
12 12 (15.38%) DHCP
12 12 (15.38%) RIP
12 12 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) MySQL
2 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Selenium
1 2 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.82%) Back Office
3 8 (10.26%) Finance
3 8 (10.26%) Front Office
3 8 (10.26%) Advertising
4 5 (6.41%) Marketing
5 4 (5.13%) Retail
5 4 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.56%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.56%) Billing
7 1 (1.28%) Publishing
7 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (11.54%) Network Engineer
1 9 (11.54%) Applications Support
2 8 (10.26%) Support Engineer
3 7 (8.97%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (8.97%) Security Engineer
3 7 (8.97%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Back Office Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.13%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Team Leader
7 3 (3.85%) QA Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Software Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Software Engineering Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Head of Development
7 3 (3.85%) Software Development Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.79%) Web Services
2 13 (16.67%) HTML
3 9 (11.54%) MCollective
4 8 (10.26%) MAPI
5 7 (8.97%) SOAP
6 5 (6.41%) CSS
6 5 (6.41%) J2EE
6 5 (6.41%) Ajax
6 5 (6.41%) REST
7 3 (3.85%) OAuth2
7 3 (3.85%) OpenID
7 3 (3.85%) SAML
7 3 (3.85%) JMS
8 2 (2.56%) .NET
9 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.28%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.69%) Statistics
3 4 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.56%) Clustering
5 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.28%) PKI
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (48.72%) Linux
2 26 (33.33%) Windows
3 16 (20.51%) UNIX
4 8 (10.26%) Solaris
5 7 (8.97%) Android
5 7 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.41%) Apple iOS
6 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.85%) CentOS
8 3 (3.85%) SUSE
9 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 11 (14.10%) Network Design
2 11 (14.10%) Load Balancing
3 10 (12.82%) Capacity Management
4 9 (11.54%) Network Management
4 9 (11.54%) Incident Management
5 7 (8.97%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.41%) Content Management
7 5 (6.41%) Validation
7 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.41%) Project Management
7 5 (6.41%) Online Marketing
7 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.41%) Fault Management
7 5 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.41%) Analytics
7 5 (6.41%) Campaign Management
7 5 (6.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.64%) Perl
2 19 (24.36%) Python
3 8 (10.26%) SQL
4 7 (8.97%) Java
4 7 (8.97%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.69%) PHP
5 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.85%) C
6 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.85%) C++
7 2 (2.56%) C#
8 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.28%) VBScript
8 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Degree
2 14 (17.95%) CCNP
2 14 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.97%) CISSP
4 4 (5.13%) CCSE
4 4 (5.13%) CCSA
4 4 (5.13%) CCNA
5 3 (3.85%) CCVP
6 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.56%) MCSE
6 2 (2.56%) MCSA
6 2 (2.56%) CCIE
6 2 (2.56%) JNCIP
6 2 (2.56%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.28%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.67%) SLA
2 10 (12.82%) QA
3 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (15.38%) Squid
1 12 (15.38%) qmail
2 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (7.69%) ProxySG
6 4 (5.13%) vSphere
6 4 (5.13%) vCloud
7 1 (1.28%) Kamailio
7 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (20.51%) Nagios
2 12 (15.38%) ZABBIX
3 11 (14.10%) FortiGate
4 10 (12.82%) Puppet
5 9 (11.54%) Cacti
5 9 (11.54%) Ganglia
5 9 (11.54%) collectd
5 9 (11.54%) logstash
5 9 (11.54%) Graphite
6 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (2.56%) HP NNM
7 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) VMware
2 19 (24.36%) Cisco
3 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 12 (15.38%) F5
4 10 (12.82%) Oracle
5 9 (11.54%) Blue Coat
5 9 (11.54%) Splunk
6 8 (10.26%) CheckPoint
7 6 (7.69%) Huawei
8 4 (5.13%) Websense
8 4 (5.13%) HP
8 4 (5.13%) Juniper
9 3 (3.85%) Lotus
9 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.85%) Google
10 2 (2.56%) Apple
10 2 (2.56%) Dell
11 1 (1.28%) Novell
11 1 (1.28%) Mitel
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