The first table below looks at the demand for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 298 274 290
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +16
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 28 43 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.44% 2.25% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 36
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £39,800 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,610 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.80% -4.00%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1939 1907 2081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.94% 15.91% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1647 1708 1875
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMTP
London

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SMTP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SMTP Salary Trend in the City of London

SMTP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SMTP Salary Histogram in the City of London

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 68 (75.56%) DNS
2 43 (47.78%) LDAP
2 43 (47.78%) Finance
3 42 (46.67%) SSL
4 41 (45.56%) Firewall
4 41 (45.56%) Internet
5 40 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 39 (43.33%) HTTP
7 38 (42.22%) Load Balancing
8 33 (36.67%) Cisco
9 32 (35.56%) HP
9 32 (35.56%) LAN
10 31 (34.44%) MS Exchange
10 31 (34.44%) Linux
11 28 (31.11%) F5
12 27 (30.00%) Juniper
13 26 (28.89%) SAN
13 26 (28.89%) CiscoWorks
13 26 (28.89%) WAN
13 26 (28.89%) SOAP
13 26 (28.89%) Symantec
13 26 (28.89%) TACACS
13 26 (28.89%) Network Management
13 26 (28.89%) HP NNM
13 26 (28.89%) Network Design
13 26 (28.89%) WebSphere
14 25 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
14 25 (27.78%) BGP
14 25 (27.78%) OSPF
15 24 (26.67%) ITIL

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 31 (34.44%) MS Exchange
2 26 (28.89%) WebSphere
3 25 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (26.67%) Lync
5 18 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (14.44%) Office Communications Server
7 11 (12.22%) Apache
8 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (5.56%) nginx
10 4 (4.44%) Tomcat
10 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (3.33%) IBM Notes
11 3 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (2.22%) Confluence
13 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
13 1 (1.11%) WordPress
13 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (1.11%) CMS
13 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (14.44%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Route 53
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 68 (75.56%) DNS
2 43 (47.78%) LDAP
3 42 (46.67%) SSL
4 41 (45.56%) Firewall
4 41 (45.56%) Internet
5 40 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 39 (43.33%) HTTP
7 32 (35.56%) LAN
8 26 (28.89%) SAN
8 26 (28.89%) WAN
8 26 (28.89%) TACACS
9 25 (27.78%) BGP
9 25 (27.78%) OSPF
10 23 (25.56%) IGRP
10 23 (25.56%) EIGRP
11 14 (15.56%) Unified Communications
12 12 (13.33%) DHCP
13 9 (10.00%) NAS
13 9 (10.00%) Kerberos
14 8 (8.89%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) MySQL
2 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.11%) Redis
3 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Subversion
2 8 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.56%) JIRA
4 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.33%) Redmine
5 3 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.11%) Hudson
General
1 43 (47.78%) Finance
2 13 (14.44%) Banking
3 10 (11.11%) Law
4 5 (5.56%) Legal
5 3 (3.33%) Games
5 3 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.11%) Marketing
7 1 (1.11%) Electronics
7 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (34.44%) Administrator
2 26 (28.89%) Network Engineer
3 13 (14.44%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (10.00%) Messaging Administrator
5 9 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
6 7 (7.78%) Messaging Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.22%) Desktop Support Technician
9 2 (2.22%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.22%) Support Technician
9 2 (2.22%) Desktop Support
9 2 (2.22%) Senior Desktop Support
9 2 (2.22%) Senior Desktop Support Technician
9 2 (2.22%) Exchange Engineer
9 2 (2.22%) Desktop Technician
9 2 (2.22%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.89%) SOAP
2 4 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (3.33%) REST
3 3 (3.33%) JSON
4 2 (2.22%) XMPP
5 1 (1.11%) Sinatra
5 1 (1.11%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.11%) XML
5 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Clustering
2 11 (12.22%) Blackberry
3 8 (8.89%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.22%) PKI
4 2 (2.22%) Statistics
5 1 (1.11%) iPad
5 1 (1.11%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.44%) Linux
2 18 (20.00%) Windows
3 13 (14.44%) CentOS
3 13 (14.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (10.00%) AIX
4 9 (10.00%) Solaris
4 9 (10.00%) UNIX
5 6 (6.67%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.33%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.22%) Debian
7 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.22%) Load Balancing
2 26 (28.89%) Network Management
2 26 (28.89%) Network Design
3 24 (26.67%) ITIL
3 24 (26.67%) Capacity Management
4 12 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 10 (11.11%) Service Management
6 9 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (8.89%) MOF
7 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
7 8 (8.89%) Change Management
8 3 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.33%) Migration
8 3 (3.33%) B2B
9 2 (2.22%) Project Planning
9 2 (2.22%) Change Control
10 1 (1.11%) DevOps
10 1 (1.11%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.11%) Time Management
10 1 (1.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.44%) Perl
2 12 (13.33%) Python
2 12 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.56%) Ruby
4 4 (4.44%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.33%) C
6 2 (2.22%) VB
6 2 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (8.89%) MCSE
2 3 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (3.33%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) RHCA
2 3 (3.33%) RHCT
2 3 (3.33%) RHCE
3 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.22%) CCNA
3 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) SLA
1 3 (3.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (23.33%) NFS
2 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.44%) Active Directory
4 12 (13.33%) UAG
5 8 (8.89%) vSphere
5 8 (8.89%) Hyper-V
6 6 (6.67%) VMware ESX
6 6 (6.67%) Samba
7 4 (4.44%) Xen
8 2 (2.22%) Squid
9 1 (1.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 26 (28.89%) CiscoWorks
1 26 (28.89%) HP NNM
2 18 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 15 (16.67%) MAILsweeper
4 9 (10.00%) Puppet
4 9 (10.00%) Nagios
5 6 (6.67%) SCOM
6 3 (3.33%) Salt
6 3 (3.33%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.33%) CFEngine
6 3 (3.33%) Cobbler
6 3 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (3.33%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.22%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.22%) Cacti
7 2 (2.22%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (36.67%) Cisco
2 32 (35.56%) HP
3 28 (31.11%) F5
4 27 (30.00%) Juniper
5 26 (28.89%) Symantec
6 22 (24.44%) VMware
7 18 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 16 (17.78%) Red Hat
9 12 (13.33%) CheckPoint
10 11 (12.22%) Clearswift
11 9 (10.00%) EMC
11 9 (10.00%) IBM
11 9 (10.00%) NetApp
12 8 (8.89%) Veritas
12 8 (8.89%) MobileIron
13 3 (3.33%) SaltStack
13 3 (3.33%) McAfee
13 3 (3.33%) Lotus
13 3 (3.33%) Oracle
14 2 (2.22%) Citrix
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