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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 299 278 294
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 20 44 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.37% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 2.40% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 46
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £35,750 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
1973 1835 2206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.70% 15.31% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1662 1619 1965
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 56 (77.78%) DNS
2 31 (43.06%) Internet
2 31 (43.06%) Finance
3 30 (41.67%) Firewall
3 30 (41.67%) HTTP
4 29 (40.28%) SSL
4 29 (40.28%) Linux
5 28 (38.89%) Load Balancing
6 27 (37.50%) LDAP
7 26 (36.11%) MS Exchange
8 25 (34.72%) TCP/IP
8 25 (34.72%) Lync
9 23 (31.94%) Exchange Server 2010
9 23 (31.94%) Cisco
10 22 (30.56%) SAN
11 21 (29.17%) Symantec
11 21 (29.17%) LAN
12 20 (27.78%) HP
12 20 (27.78%) ITIL
13 17 (23.61%) WAN
13 17 (23.61%) NFS
13 17 (23.61%) F5
13 17 (23.61%) VMware
14 16 (22.22%) OSPF
14 16 (22.22%) BGP
14 16 (22.22%) Juniper
14 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
15 15 (20.83%) CiscoWorks
15 15 (20.83%) Windows
15 15 (20.83%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 26 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 25 (34.72%) Lync
3 23 (31.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (20.83%) WebSphere
5 13 (18.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
7 8 (11.11%) Apache
7 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (8.33%) nginx
9 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (2.78%) Confluence
10 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
10 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
10 2 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (1.39%) IIS
11 1 (1.39%) CMS
11 1 (1.39%) Zope
11 1 (1.39%) Plone
11 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 56 (77.78%) DNS
2 31 (43.06%) Internet
3 30 (41.67%) Firewall
3 30 (41.67%) HTTP
4 29 (40.28%) SSL
5 27 (37.50%) LDAP
6 25 (34.72%) TCP/IP
7 22 (30.56%) SAN
8 21 (29.17%) LAN
9 17 (23.61%) WAN
10 16 (22.22%) OSPF
10 16 (22.22%) BGP
11 15 (20.83%) TACACS
12 14 (19.44%) Unified Communications
13 13 (18.06%) EIGRP
13 13 (18.06%) IGRP
14 11 (15.28%) DHCP
15 9 (12.50%) FTP
16 8 (11.11%) S/MIME
17 7 (9.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) MySQL
2 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.39%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Subversion
2 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.94%) JIRA
4 4 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.17%) Redmine
5 3 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.39%) Hudson
6 1 (1.39%) Emacs
General
1 31 (43.06%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Law
2 10 (13.89%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Legal
4 4 (5.56%) Games
5 3 (4.17%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.39%) Electronics
7 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (38.89%) Administrator
2 17 (23.61%) Network Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
4 9 (12.50%) Messaging Administrator
5 7 (9.72%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (9.72%) Firewall Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.94%) Messaging Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Technical Manager
10 1 (1.39%) Exchange Administrator
10 1 (1.39%) Communications Engineer
10 1 (1.39%) Systems Architect
10 1 (1.39%) Desktop Support Technician
10 1 (1.39%) Support Technician
10 1 (1.39%) 3rd Line Support
10 1 (1.39%) Systems Manager
10 1 (1.39%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 1 (1.39%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) SOAP
2 3 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (4.17%) JSON
2 3 (4.17%) REST
3 2 (2.78%) XMPP
4 1 (1.39%) HTML
4 1 (1.39%) CSS
4 1 (1.39%) XML
4 1 (1.39%) ODBC
4 1 (1.39%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Clustering
2 8 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 8 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.78%) PKI
3 2 (2.78%) Statistics
4 1 (1.39%) iPhone
4 1 (1.39%) iPad
4 1 (1.39%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.39%) DTV
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.28%) Linux
2 15 (20.83%) Windows
3 10 (13.89%) UNIX
3 10 (13.89%) Solaris
3 10 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (12.50%) AIX
5 8 (11.11%) CentOS
6 4 (5.56%) Mac OS X
6 4 (5.56%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.17%) Debian
7 3 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.39%) OpenBSD
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.39%) Android
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.39%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) Load Balancing
2 20 (27.78%) ITIL
3 15 (20.83%) Network Management
3 15 (20.83%) Network Design
4 13 (18.06%) Capacity Management
5 12 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 10 (13.89%) Service Management
7 9 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (11.11%) MOF
8 8 (11.11%) Change Management
9 6 (8.33%) Configuration Management
9 6 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (4.17%) B2B
10 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.78%) Project Planning
11 2 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (1.39%) Business Continuity
12 1 (1.39%) Web Design
12 1 (1.39%) Programme Management
12 1 (1.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) Perl
2 9 (12.50%) Python
3 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.56%) Ruby
5 2 (2.78%) Java
5 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) MCSE
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.94%) Degree
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.17%) CCNA
4 3 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (4.17%) RHCE
4 3 (4.17%) RHCA
4 3 (4.17%) RHCT
5 2 (2.78%) CCIE
5 2 (2.78%) CCNP
5 2 (2.78%) MCITP
5 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) MCSA
6 1 (1.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
1 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (23.61%) NFS
2 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (16.67%) UAG
4 8 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.11%) vSphere
4 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 6 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 4 (5.56%) Samba
7 3 (4.17%) Xen
8 2 (2.78%) Squid
8 2 (2.78%) Varnish
9 1 (1.39%) SpamAssassin
9 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (20.83%) CiscoWorks
1 15 (20.83%) HP NNM
2 13 (18.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 10 (13.89%) MAILsweeper
4 7 (9.72%) Nagios
5 5 (6.94%) Puppet
6 3 (4.17%) CFEngine
6 3 (4.17%) Cobbler
6 3 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (2.78%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.78%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.78%) Cacti
8 1 (1.39%) SCOM
8 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.39%) XenMobile
8 1 (1.39%) Ansible
8 1 (1.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (31.94%) Cisco
2 21 (29.17%) Symantec
3 20 (27.78%) HP
4 17 (23.61%) VMware
4 17 (23.61%) F5
5 16 (22.22%) Juniper
5 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 12 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 10 (13.89%) CheckPoint
8 9 (12.50%) Clearswift
8 9 (12.50%) NetApp
8 9 (12.50%) EMC
8 9 (12.50%) IBM
8 9 (12.50%) MobileIron
9 8 (11.11%) Veritas
10 3 (4.17%) Oracle
11 2 (2.78%) SAP
11 2 (2.78%) Rackspace
11 2 (2.78%) Vyatta
11 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
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