The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 121 113 104
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 6 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% 0.38% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.25% 2.31% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
SMTP
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
267 260 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.50% 16.49% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 225 190 217
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SMTP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Bristol

SMTP
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Bristol

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 23 (88.46%) Windows
1 23 (88.46%) DNS
2 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 21 (80.77%) VPN
4 19 (73.08%) HTTP
4 19 (73.08%) MySQL
4 19 (73.08%) Firewall
5 18 (69.23%) VMware
5 18 (69.23%) VMware ESX
5 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
5 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (69.23%) Windows 7
6 17 (65.38%) IIS
6 17 (65.38%) XML
6 17 (65.38%) HTML
6 17 (65.38%) Linux
6 17 (65.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (61.54%) SAN
8 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (50.00%) IPsec
9 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (46.15%) Degree
11 11 (42.31%) Network Security
12 10 (38.46%) PPTP
12 10 (38.46%) Back Office
12 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
13 9 (34.62%) MCSE
13 9 (34.62%) MCSA
14 8 (30.77%) DNA

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 17 (65.38%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) Lync
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (88.46%) DNS
2 21 (80.77%) VPN
3 19 (73.08%) Firewall
3 19 (73.08%) HTTP
4 16 (61.54%) SAN
5 13 (50.00%) IPsec
6 11 (42.31%) Network Security
7 10 (38.46%) PPTP
8 8 (30.77%) ISDN
8 8 (30.77%) VoIP
8 8 (30.77%) H.323
9 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
9 5 (19.23%) LDAP
9 5 (19.23%) SSL
10 3 (11.54%) FTP
11 2 (7.69%) Internet
11 2 (7.69%) SS7
11 2 (7.69%) SMPP
11 2 (7.69%) INAP
11 2 (7.69%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) MySQL
2 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 8 (30.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 10 (38.46%) Back Office
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Systems Administrator
1 16 (61.54%) Administrator
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Administrator
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Wintel Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Web Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) HTML
1 17 (65.38%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Smartcard
2 3 (11.54%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 17 (65.38%) Linux
4 3 (11.54%) UNIX
5 2 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) DNA
2 8 (30.77%) High Availability
3 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.54%) Identity Management
3 3 (11.54%) Information Security
4 2 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (46.15%) Degree
3 9 (34.62%) MCSE
3 9 (34.62%) MCSA
4 2 (7.69%) CCNP
4 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) MCTS
4 2 (7.69%) MCITP
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (69.23%) VMware ESX
3 8 (30.77%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Nagios
1 8 (30.77%) logstash
2 1 (3.85%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) SolarWinds
4 3 (11.54%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Trend Micro
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Sophos
5 1 (3.85%) IronPort
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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