The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 279 249 294
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +45
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 32 62 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.59% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 3.75% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 31 59 19
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £44,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.94% +6.87%
SMTP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1788 1653 2338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.40% 15.70% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1422 2057
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,700 £72,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 2015.

SMTP Salary Histogram in the City of London

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 41 (73.21%) Windows
2 38 (67.86%) Linux
3 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
4 30 (53.57%) DNS
5 24 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 24 (42.86%) Apache
6 23 (41.07%) TCP/IP
7 22 (39.29%) MS Exchange
8 20 (35.71%) HTTP
9 19 (33.93%) VPN
9 19 (33.93%) Firewall
9 19 (33.93%) VMware
9 19 (33.93%) IMAP
10 18 (32.14%) SSL
11 17 (30.36%) FTP
11 17 (30.36%) Perl
11 17 (30.36%) MySQL
11 17 (30.36%) IIS
11 17 (30.36%) Cisco
12 16 (28.57%) BGP
12 16 (28.57%) DHCP
12 16 (28.57%) LAN
12 16 (28.57%) WAN
13 14 (25.00%) HP
13 14 (25.00%) OSPF
13 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (25.00%) PowerShell
14 13 (23.21%) SSH
14 13 (23.21%) F5
15 12 (21.43%) Games

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 24 (42.86%) Apache
2 22 (39.29%) MS Exchange
3 17 (30.36%) IIS
4 11 (19.64%) nginx
5 9 (16.07%) SharePoint
6 4 (7.14%) Lync
6 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (7.14%) ejabberd
6 4 (7.14%) Zope
6 4 (7.14%) Plone
6 4 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (5.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
8 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (3.57%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.79%) GroupWise
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 30 (53.57%) DNS
2 23 (41.07%) TCP/IP
3 20 (35.71%) HTTP
4 19 (33.93%) VPN
4 19 (33.93%) Firewall
4 19 (33.93%) IMAP
5 18 (32.14%) SSL
6 17 (30.36%) FTP
7 16 (28.57%) BGP
7 16 (28.57%) DHCP
7 16 (28.57%) LAN
7 16 (28.57%) WAN
8 14 (25.00%) OSPF
9 13 (23.21%) SSH
10 12 (21.43%) MPLS
11 11 (19.64%) LDAP
11 11 (19.64%) SNMP
11 11 (19.64%) Network Security
12 10 (17.86%) IPsec
12 10 (17.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) MySQL
2 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
3 10 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (10.71%) QlikView
5 4 (7.14%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Emacs
2 2 (3.57%) MSBuild
2 2 (3.57%) Subversion
2 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (21.43%) Games
2 9 (16.07%) Finance
3 8 (14.29%) French Language
4 6 (10.71%) Billing
5 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
6 3 (5.36%) Banking
7 2 (3.57%) Advertising
8 1 (1.79%) Marketing
8 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Administrator
2 24 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.57%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Information Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Desktop Support Technician
7 2 (3.57%) Desktop Technician
7 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 2 (3.57%) Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.57%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) SOAP
2 6 (10.71%) Memcached
2 6 (10.71%) LAMP
3 3 (5.36%) .NET
4 2 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (3.57%) Ajax
4 2 (3.57%) WCF
4 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.57%) HTML
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) XML
5 1 (1.79%) ODBC
5 1 (1.79%) Web Services
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.79%) RESTful
5 1 (1.79%) Smarty
5 1 (1.79%) LINQ
5 1 (1.79%) jQuery
5 1 (1.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (10.71%) Open Source
1 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.36%) EqualLogic
4 2 (3.57%) iPad
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.79%) iPhone
5 1 (1.79%) Clustering
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (73.21%) Windows
2 38 (67.86%) Linux
3 12 (21.43%) Windows XP
3 12 (21.43%) UNIX
4 10 (17.86%) Ubuntu
5 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (14.29%) CentOS
6 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
9 4 (7.14%) Debian
9 4 (7.14%) OpenBSD
9 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (7.14%) FreeBSD
9 4 (7.14%) Solaris
10 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.79%) Android
11 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) ITIL
2 7 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.93%) Service Management
4 5 (8.93%) Network Management
5 4 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (7.14%) Web Design
5 4 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.14%) Web Development
5 4 (7.14%) ITSM
6 3 (5.36%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.36%) Network Design
6 3 (5.36%) Migration
7 2 (3.57%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) Perl
2 14 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (14.29%) VBScript
4 6 (10.71%) Python
5 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.14%) SQL
6 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.57%) C
7 2 (3.57%) C#
8 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 9 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (14.29%) CCNA
4 7 (12.50%) MCSE
4 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.14%) MCITP
6 2 (3.57%) CCIE
6 2 (3.57%) CCNP
7 1 (1.79%) MCSA
7 1 (1.79%) CISSP
7 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) MCTS
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.79%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 24 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (19.64%) NFS
4 10 (17.86%) Varnish
5 9 (16.07%) Terminal Services
5 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
6 4 (7.14%) SpamAssassin
6 4 (7.14%) Ceph
7 2 (3.57%) Samba
7 2 (3.57%) ProxySG
7 2 (3.57%) Postfix
8 1 (1.79%) Firmware
8 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Nagios
2 6 (10.71%) Puppet
2 6 (10.71%) ZABBIX
2 6 (10.71%) Cacti
2 6 (10.71%) Sysprep
2 6 (10.71%) Tivoli
3 4 (7.14%) Ansible
3 4 (7.14%) HAProxy
3 4 (7.14%) Ganeti
3 4 (7.14%) Bacula
4 2 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (3.57%) HP NNM
4 2 (3.57%) SCCM
4 2 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.57%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.79%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.79%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.93%) VMware
3 17 (30.36%) Cisco
4 14 (25.00%) HP
5 13 (23.21%) F5
6 12 (21.43%) Juniper
7 11 (19.64%) NetApp
8 9 (16.07%) CheckPoint
9 8 (14.29%) Fortinet
9 8 (14.29%) Red Hat
9 8 (14.29%) Intel
10 7 (12.50%) Foundry
11 6 (10.71%) Citrix
12 5 (8.93%) MobileIron
13 3 (5.36%) Blue Coat
14 2 (3.57%) Websense
14 2 (3.57%) Apple
14 2 (3.57%) Lotus
14 2 (3.57%) Symantec
14 2 (3.57%) McAfee
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago