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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 304 280 281
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 27 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.34% 2.44% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26 45 39
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £38,300 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2013 1882 2072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.30% 15.76% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1708 1685 1862
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 29 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 29 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 (77.27%) DNS
2 43 (48.86%) Finance
3 42 (47.73%) LDAP
4 41 (46.59%) SSL
4 41 (46.59%) Firewall
4 41 (46.59%) Internet
5 39 (44.32%) HTTP
5 39 (44.32%) TCP/IP
6 38 (43.18%) Load Balancing
7 33 (37.50%) Cisco
8 32 (36.36%) HP
8 32 (36.36%) LAN
9 31 (35.23%) Linux
10 29 (32.95%) MS Exchange
11 28 (31.82%) F5
12 27 (30.68%) Juniper
13 26 (29.55%) SAN
13 26 (29.55%) CiscoWorks
13 26 (29.55%) WAN
13 26 (29.55%) SOAP
13 26 (29.55%) TACACS
13 26 (29.55%) Network Management
13 26 (29.55%) Network Design
13 26 (29.55%) HP NNM
13 26 (29.55%) WebSphere
14 25 (28.41%) Symantec
14 25 (28.41%) OSPF
14 25 (28.41%) BGP
15 24 (27.27%) Capacity Management
16 23 (26.14%) Lync

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 29 (32.95%) MS Exchange
2 26 (29.55%) WebSphere
3 23 (26.14%) Lync
3 23 (26.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (12.50%) Apache
5 11 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
6 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (5.68%) nginx
8 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
9 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (2.27%) Confluence
10 2 (2.27%) IBM Notes
10 2 (2.27%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (1.14%) IIS
11 1 (1.14%) CMS
11 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.14%) WordPress
11 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.14%) Route 53
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (77.27%) DNS
2 42 (47.73%) LDAP
3 41 (46.59%) SSL
3 41 (46.59%) Internet
3 41 (46.59%) Firewall
4 39 (44.32%) TCP/IP
4 39 (44.32%) HTTP
5 32 (36.36%) LAN
6 26 (29.55%) WAN
6 26 (29.55%) TACACS
6 26 (29.55%) SAN
7 25 (28.41%) OSPF
7 25 (28.41%) BGP
8 23 (26.14%) EIGRP
8 23 (26.14%) IGRP
9 13 (14.77%) Unified Communications
10 12 (13.64%) DHCP
11 9 (10.23%) Kerberos
11 9 (10.23%) NAS
12 8 (9.09%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) MySQL
2 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Subversion
2 8 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.68%) JIRA
4 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.41%) Redmine
5 3 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.14%) Hudson
General
1 43 (48.86%) Finance
2 12 (13.64%) Banking
3 10 (11.36%) Law
4 5 (5.68%) Legal
5 3 (3.41%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.41%) Games
6 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.14%) Electronics
7 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.14%) Marketing
7 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (35.23%) Administrator
2 26 (29.55%) Network Engineer
3 13 (14.77%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Linux Administrator
6 9 (10.23%) Messaging Administrator
6 9 (10.23%) UNIX Administrator
6 9 (10.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.82%) Messaging Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (2.27%) Exchange Engineer
9 2 (2.27%) Senior Desktop Support
9 2 (2.27%) Senior Desktop Support Technician
9 2 (2.27%) Desktop Technician
9 2 (2.27%) Senior Technician
9 2 (2.27%) Desktop Support Technician
9 2 (2.27%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.27%) Support Technician
9 2 (2.27%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.55%) SOAP
2 4 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (3.41%) JSON
3 3 (3.41%) REST
4 2 (2.27%) XMPP
5 1 (1.14%) HTML
5 1 (1.14%) XML
5 1 (1.14%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.14%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) Clustering
2 9 (10.23%) Blackberry
3 8 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.27%) PKI
4 2 (2.27%) Statistics
5 1 (1.14%) iPad
5 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.14%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.23%) Linux
2 16 (18.18%) Windows
3 13 (14.77%) CentOS
3 13 (14.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (10.23%) UNIX
4 9 (10.23%) AIX
4 9 (10.23%) Solaris
5 6 (6.82%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.41%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.27%) Debian
7 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.18%) Load Balancing
2 26 (29.55%) Network Design
2 26 (29.55%) Network Management
3 24 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 22 (25.00%) ITIL
5 12 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
6 10 (11.36%) Service Management
7 9 (10.23%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 8 (9.09%) MOF
8 8 (9.09%) Change Management
9 3 (3.41%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.41%) B2B
10 2 (2.27%) Project Planning
10 2 (2.27%) Migration
11 1 (1.14%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.14%) Programme Management
11 1 (1.14%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.14%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (1.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.77%) Perl
2 12 (13.64%) Python
3 11 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.68%) Ruby
5 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.27%) VB
6 2 (2.27%) C
6 2 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (6.82%) MCSE
2 3 (3.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (3.41%) RHCE
2 3 (3.41%) RHCA
2 3 (3.41%) RHCT
2 3 (3.41%) Degree
3 2 (2.27%) CCNA
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.27%) SLA
1 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (23.86%) NFS
2 15 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.64%) UAG
3 12 (13.64%) Active Directory
4 8 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.09%) vSphere
5 6 (6.82%) Samba
5 6 (6.82%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.55%) Xen
7 2 (2.27%) Squid
8 1 (1.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 26 (29.55%) CiscoWorks
1 26 (29.55%) HP NNM
2 17 (19.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 13 (14.77%) MAILsweeper
4 9 (10.23%) Puppet
4 9 (10.23%) Nagios
5 5 (5.68%) SCOM
6 3 (3.41%) CFEngine
6 3 (3.41%) Cobbler
6 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.41%) Salt
6 3 (3.41%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (2.27%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.27%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.27%) Cacti
7 2 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.27%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (37.50%) Cisco
2 32 (36.36%) HP
3 28 (31.82%) F5
4 27 (30.68%) Juniper
5 25 (28.41%) Symantec
6 21 (23.86%) VMware
7 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 16 (18.18%) Red Hat
8 13 (14.77%) CheckPoint
9 11 (12.50%) Clearswift
10 9 (10.23%) NetApp
10 9 (10.23%) EMC
10 9 (10.23%) IBM
11 8 (9.09%) Veritas
11 8 (9.09%) MobileIron
12 3 (3.41%) SaltStack
12 3 (3.41%) Oracle
13 2 (2.27%) Citrix
13 2 (2.27%) Lotus
13 2 (2.27%) Apple
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