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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 199 159 194
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +35
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 29 56 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.53% 1.06% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.80% 3.71% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 22
Average salary £41,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.54% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.72% +7.50%
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
1613 1511 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.35% 28.52% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1090 1140
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Newbury +1 8 £32,500 - 1
Reading -32 8 £39,500 -28.18% 1
Slough - 2 £45,250 -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (47.06%) Windows
1 24 (47.06%) HTTP
2 21 (41.18%) SQL
2 21 (41.18%) Internet
2 21 (41.18%) Firewall
3 20 (39.22%) IMAP
3 20 (39.22%) VPN
4 19 (37.25%) DNS
5 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 17 (33.33%) POP3
5 17 (33.33%) VLAN
6 16 (31.37%) SharePoint
7 15 (29.41%) ITIL
7 15 (29.41%) CCNP
7 15 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 14 (27.45%) VMware
8 14 (27.45%) CCNA
8 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (27.45%) Hyper-V
9 13 (25.49%) Load Balancing
9 13 (25.49%) MAPI
9 13 (25.49%) UNIX
9 13 (25.49%) Solaris
9 13 (25.49%) Linux
10 12 (23.53%) MCSE
10 12 (23.53%) MCSA
10 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (21.57%) Degree

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (31.37%) SharePoint
2 7 (13.73%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) SaaS
2 4 (7.84%) Google Apps
3 3 (5.88%) PaaS
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (47.06%) HTTP
2 21 (41.18%) Internet
2 21 (41.18%) Firewall
3 20 (39.22%) IMAP
3 20 (39.22%) VPN
4 19 (37.25%) DNS
5 17 (33.33%) POP3
5 17 (33.33%) VLAN
6 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
6 10 (19.61%) CDMA
6 10 (19.61%) GPRS
6 10 (19.61%) GSM
6 10 (19.61%) SGSN
7 8 (15.69%) HTTPS
8 7 (13.73%) OSPF
8 7 (13.73%) BGP
8 7 (13.73%) SNMP
9 6 (11.76%) DHCP
9 6 (11.76%) VoIP
9 6 (11.76%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.84%) Retail
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Billing
3 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Technical Support
3 6 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Development Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Engineering Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Head of Development
5 4 (7.84%) Software Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Escalation Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) MAPI
2 10 (19.61%) HTML
3 7 (13.73%) Web Services
4 4 (7.84%) SAML
4 4 (7.84%) JMS
4 4 (7.84%) .NET
4 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.84%) OpenID
4 4 (7.84%) OAuth2
5 3 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.84%) Open Source
3 3 (5.88%) Smartphone
3 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.88%) EPoS
4 2 (3.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) UNIX
2 13 (25.49%) Solaris
2 13 (25.49%) Linux
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) ITIL
2 13 (25.49%) Load Balancing
3 8 (15.69%) Capacity Management
4 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.76%) Operations Management
5 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 6 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.84%) Change Control
7 4 (7.84%) Line Management
7 4 (7.84%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.88%) DevOps
8 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.88%) Workflow
8 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.92%) Migration
10 1 (1.96%) Deep Packet Inspection
10 1 (1.96%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.84%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) Perl
4 1 (1.96%) C
4 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) CCNP
1 15 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (27.45%) CCNA
3 12 (23.53%) MCSE
3 12 (23.53%) MCSA
3 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (21.57%) Degree
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.96%) CCSE
6 1 (1.96%) CCSA
6 1 (1.96%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.88%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (27.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.96%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) VMware
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.73%) F5
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco
3 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
4 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (7.84%) Google
5 3 (5.88%) Blue Coat
6 2 (3.92%) Juniper
6 2 (3.92%) Nokia
6 2 (3.92%) McAfee
6 2 (3.92%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.92%) Riverbed
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