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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - 121 108
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 0 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.68% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.86% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 15
Average salary - £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +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
239 337 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 11.99% 17.64% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 222 234 255
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Smartcard
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) PKI
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Smartcard
1 3 (60.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) IronPort
3 1 (20.00%) Trend Micro