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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 275 261 298
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +37
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 34 57 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.54% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.74% 3.52% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 33 55 18
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +39.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £45,800 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
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
1950 1620 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.76% 15.37% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1643 1368 2025
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £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
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 44 (73.33%) Windows
2 40 (66.67%) Linux
3 36 (60.00%) DNS
4 33 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 29 (48.33%) VMware
6 25 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 24 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 24 (40.00%) HTTP
7 24 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 24 (40.00%) Apache
8 23 (38.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (35.00%) Firewall
10 20 (33.33%) Cisco
10 20 (33.33%) MySQL
11 19 (31.67%) IIS
11 19 (31.67%) Perl
11 19 (31.67%) VPN
11 19 (31.67%) FTP
11 19 (31.67%) IMAP
12 18 (30.00%) DHCP
13 17 (28.33%) MPLS
13 17 (28.33%) BGP
13 17 (28.33%) PowerShell
14 16 (26.67%) WAN
14 16 (26.67%) ITIL
15 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
15 15 (25.00%) LAN
15 15 (25.00%) HP
15 15 (25.00%) SSL
15 15 (25.00%) OSPF

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 25 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 24 (40.00%) Apache
3 19 (31.67%) IIS
4 12 (20.00%) nginx
5 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.00%) Zope
6 3 (5.00%) Plone
6 3 (5.00%) Lync
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.00%) ejabberd
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.33%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (60.00%) DNS
2 24 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 24 (40.00%) HTTP
3 21 (35.00%) Firewall
4 19 (31.67%) FTP
4 19 (31.67%) VPN
4 19 (31.67%) IMAP
5 18 (30.00%) DHCP
6 17 (28.33%) MPLS
6 17 (28.33%) BGP
7 16 (26.67%) WAN
8 15 (25.00%) LAN
8 15 (25.00%) OSPF
8 15 (25.00%) SSL
9 14 (23.33%) IPsec
10 13 (21.67%) VLAN
11 12 (20.00%) iSCSI
11 12 (20.00%) Ethernet
12 11 (18.33%) ATM
12 11 (18.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) MySQL
2 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (18.33%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (13.33%) QlikView
5 3 (5.00%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Emacs
2 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
1 11 (18.33%) Games
2 8 (13.33%) Billing
2 8 (13.33%) French Language
3 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 4 (6.67%) Legal
5 3 (5.00%) Advertising
5 3 (5.00%) Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Administrator
2 24 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (21.67%) Network Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (11.67%) Security Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Network Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Information Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Desktop Support Technician
9 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (3.33%) Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Desktop Support
9 2 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Security Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) SOAP
2 8 (13.33%) LAMP
2 8 (13.33%) Memcached
3 3 (5.00%) .NET
4 2 (3.33%) Ajax
4 2 (3.33%) XML
4 2 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.33%) WCF
4 2 (3.33%) HTML
5 1 (1.67%) LINQ
5 1 (1.67%) jQuery
5 1 (1.67%) RESTful
5 1 (1.67%) Smarty
5 1 (1.67%) JSON
5 1 (1.67%) REST
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.67%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.33%) Open Source
3 3 (5.00%) EqualLogic
4 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) iPad
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Social Media
5 1 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 44 (73.33%) Windows
2 40 (66.67%) Linux
3 13 (21.67%) UNIX
4 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (18.33%) Ubuntu
4 11 (18.33%) Windows XP
5 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (11.67%) CentOS
8 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 4 (6.67%) Solaris
10 3 (5.00%) FreeBSD
10 3 (5.00%) Debian
10 3 (5.00%) OpenBSD
10 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) ITIL
2 9 (15.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (15.00%) Service Management
3 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 8 (13.33%) Project Planning
4 7 (11.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (10.00%) ITSM
6 5 (8.33%) Project Management
6 5 (8.33%) Network Design
7 4 (6.67%) DoDAF
7 4 (6.67%) TOGAF
7 4 (6.67%) Validation
7 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (6.67%) SABSA
8 3 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.00%) Network Management
8 3 (5.00%) Migration
8 3 (5.00%) Web Design
8 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) Perl
2 17 (28.33%) PowerShell
3 8 (13.33%) VBScript
4 5 (8.33%) SQL
5 4 (6.67%) Python
6 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.33%) C
7 2 (3.33%) C#
8 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
8 1 (1.67%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) CCNA
2 7 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.33%) MCSE
4 2 (3.33%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) VCP5
5 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
2 4 (6.67%) COBIT
3 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.67%) QA
4 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (38.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (21.67%) NFS
4 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 11 (18.33%) Terminal Services
5 11 (18.33%) Varnish
6 3 (5.00%) SpamAssassin
6 3 (5.00%) Ceph
7 2 (3.33%) ProxySG
7 2 (3.33%) Postfix
8 1 (1.67%) XenApp
8 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.67%) vSphere
8 1 (1.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) Nagios
2 8 (13.33%) Tivoli
2 8 (13.33%) ZABBIX
2 8 (13.33%) Cacti
2 8 (13.33%) Sysprep
2 8 (13.33%) Puppet
3 3 (5.00%) HAProxy
3 3 (5.00%) Ansible
3 3 (5.00%) Ganeti
3 3 (5.00%) Bacula
3 3 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.33%) SCCM
4 2 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (48.33%) VMware
3 20 (33.33%) Cisco
4 15 (25.00%) HP
5 14 (23.33%) Juniper
5 14 (23.33%) NetApp
5 14 (23.33%) F5
6 12 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 8 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 8 (13.33%) Intel
7 8 (13.33%) Fortinet
8 7 (11.67%) Foundry
8 7 (11.67%) Citrix
9 4 (6.67%) MobileIron
10 3 (5.00%) McAfee
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle
11 2 (3.33%) BMC
11 2 (3.33%) Apple
11 2 (3.33%) Symantec
11 2 (3.33%) Remedy
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Up to £85k + bonus & benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £29000 - £29500 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago