The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 57 53 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 32 61 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.84% 4.85% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.68% 26.64% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32 47 12
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,305 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +17.17%
SMTP
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 229 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 12.11% 18.22% 13.47%
Number of salaries quoted 96 210 92
Average salary £35,000 £31,750 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.23% -0.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SMTP
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the Brighton region.

SMTP Salary Trend in Brighton

SMTP
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Brighton

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 50 (65.79%) Internet
1 50 (65.79%) Front Office
1 50 (65.79%) IMail Server
2 37 (48.68%) Java
3 35 (46.05%) MS Excel
3 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
4 29 (38.16%) Relational Database
5 26 (34.21%) DNS
5 26 (34.21%) Linux
5 26 (34.21%) MySQL
6 24 (31.58%) Python
7 22 (28.95%) Perl
7 22 (28.95%) HTTP
7 22 (28.95%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (28.95%) Ruby
8 20 (26.32%) Ubuntu
8 20 (26.32%) VMware
8 20 (26.32%) KVM
8 20 (26.32%) Xen
8 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (25.00%) Dutch Language
9 19 (25.00%) Puppet
10 17 (22.37%) BGP
10 17 (22.37%) SQL
11 16 (21.05%) German Language
12 15 (19.74%) Degree
12 15 (19.74%) Mathematics
12 15 (19.74%) Computer Science
12 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
12 15 (19.74%) CRM

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 14 (18.42%) Tomcat
2 10 (13.16%) Apache
3 2 (2.63%) nginx
3 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 35 (46.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) SaaS
2 2 (2.63%) Joyent
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (65.79%) Internet
2 26 (34.21%) DNS
3 22 (28.95%) HTTP
4 17 (22.37%) BGP
5 14 (18.42%) IMAP
6 10 (13.16%) TCP/IP
7 9 (11.84%) OSPF
8 8 (10.53%) Network Security
9 6 (7.89%) VLAN
9 6 (7.89%) VPN
10 4 (5.26%) SAN
10 4 (5.26%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.63%) SMS
11 2 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (38.16%) Relational Database
2 26 (34.21%) MySQL
3 22 (28.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Subversion
1 11 (14.47%) Maven
1 11 (14.47%) Git (software)
1 11 (14.47%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (65.79%) Front Office
2 19 (25.00%) Dutch Language
3 16 (21.05%) German Language
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (39.47%) Analyst
1 30 (39.47%) Support Analyst
1 30 (39.47%) Applications Support
2 20 (26.32%) Administrator
2 20 (26.32%) Consultant
2 20 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (19.74%) Senior Analyst
3 15 (19.74%) IT Support Analyst
3 15 (19.74%) Senior Support Analyst
3 15 (19.74%) IT Support
4 14 (18.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 14 (18.42%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (10.53%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.53%) UNIX Administrator
6 6 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Systems Manager
8 2 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) Web Services
1 2 (2.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Mathematics
1 15 (19.74%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.21%) Linux
2 20 (26.32%) Ubuntu
3 11 (14.47%) Debian
4 8 (10.53%) UNIX
5 2 (2.63%) CentOS
5 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) Service Delivery
1 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
1 15 (19.74%) CRM
2 11 (14.47%) Configuration Management
3 8 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 4 (5.26%) DevOps
5 2 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (2.63%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) Java
2 24 (31.58%) Python
3 22 (28.95%) Ruby
3 22 (28.95%) Perl
4 17 (22.37%) SQL
5 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.26%) PHP
6 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 50 (65.79%) IMail Server
2 20 (26.32%) KVM
2 20 (26.32%) Xen
2 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.26%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 19 (25.00%) Puppet
2 6 (7.89%) Nagios
3 4 (5.26%) Icinga
4 2 (2.63%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
2 20 (26.32%) VMware
3 9 (11.84%) Juniper
4 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.63%) Rackspace