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 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 49 71 84
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 49 29 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 5.16% 2.49% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.24% 19.46% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 21 3
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
152 149 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 16.02% 12.81% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 141 137 55
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Brighton

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 33 (57.89%) Java
2 31 (54.39%) Internet
2 31 (54.39%) Front Office
2 31 (54.39%) IMail Server
3 26 (45.61%) DNS
3 26 (45.61%) MySQL
3 26 (45.61%) Linux
4 24 (42.11%) Perl
4 24 (42.11%) Python
4 24 (42.11%) HTTP
4 24 (42.11%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (42.11%) Ruby
5 23 (40.35%) Relational Database
6 22 (38.60%) KVM
6 22 (38.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (38.60%) Ubuntu
6 22 (38.60%) Xen
6 22 (38.60%) VMware
6 22 (38.60%) MS Excel
6 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
7 21 (36.84%) Puppet
8 19 (33.33%) BGP
9 14 (24.56%) IMAP
9 14 (24.56%) Tomcat
10 13 (22.81%) Debian
11 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
12 11 (19.30%) SQL
12 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
12 11 (19.30%) Subversion
12 11 (19.30%) Dutch Language

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (24.56%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.04%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (38.60%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (54.39%) Internet
2 26 (45.61%) DNS
3 24 (42.11%) HTTP
4 19 (33.33%) BGP
5 14 (24.56%) IMAP
6 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 10 (17.54%) Network Security
8 9 (15.79%) OSPF
9 6 (10.53%) VPN
9 6 (10.53%) VLAN
10 4 (7.02%) SAN
10 4 (7.02%) iSCSI
11 2 (3.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) MySQL
2 24 (42.11%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (40.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Subversion
1 11 (19.30%) Maven
1 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
1 11 (19.30%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (54.39%) Front Office
2 11 (19.30%) Dutch Language
2 11 (19.30%) German Language
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Administrator
1 22 (38.60%) Systems Administrator
2 20 (35.09%) Support Analyst
2 20 (35.09%) Applications Support
2 20 (35.09%) Analyst
3 16 (28.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 16 (28.07%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (19.30%) Consultant
4 11 (19.30%) IT Support Analyst
4 11 (19.30%) IT Support
5 10 (17.54%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 10 (17.54%) UNIX Administrator
6 9 (15.79%) Senior Support Analyst
6 9 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 2 (3.51%) DevOps Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Mathematics
1 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) Linux
2 22 (38.60%) Ubuntu
3 13 (22.81%) Debian
4 10 (17.54%) UNIX
5 2 (3.51%) CentOS
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
2 9 (15.79%) CRM
2 9 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 8 (14.04%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (3.51%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) Java
2 24 (42.11%) Perl
2 24 (42.11%) Python
2 24 (42.11%) Ruby
3 11 (19.30%) SQL
4 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.51%) PHP
5 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 31 (54.39%) IMail Server
2 22 (38.60%) KVM
2 22 (38.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (38.60%) Xen
3 4 (7.02%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 21 (36.84%) Puppet
2 4 (7.02%) Nagios
2 4 (7.02%) Icinga
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) VMware
1 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Juniper
3 3 (5.26%) Red Hat