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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 282 267 298
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +31
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 32 59 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.51% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% 3.27% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 56 21
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £53,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £85,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
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
1857 1803 2449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.25% 15.56% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1626 1578 2155
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 35 (71.43%) Windows
2 32 (65.31%) Linux
3 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
4 24 (48.98%) DNS
5 23 (46.94%) Active Directory
6 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
7 19 (38.78%) Apache
8 18 (36.73%) VPN
8 18 (36.73%) Firewall
9 17 (34.69%) SSL
10 16 (32.65%) MS Exchange
10 16 (32.65%) LAN
10 16 (32.65%) WAN
10 16 (32.65%) FTP
10 16 (32.65%) Cisco
10 16 (32.65%) BGP
11 15 (30.61%) HTTP
12 14 (28.57%) HP
12 14 (28.57%) OSPF
12 14 (28.57%) VMware
12 14 (28.57%) IMAP
13 13 (26.53%) MySQL
13 13 (26.53%) F5
14 12 (24.49%) Perl
14 12 (24.49%) IIS
14 12 (24.49%) UNIX
14 12 (24.49%) Juniper
14 12 (24.49%) SSH
15 11 (22.45%) SOAP
15 11 (22.45%) LDAP

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (38.78%) Apache
2 16 (32.65%) MS Exchange
3 12 (24.49%) IIS
4 7 (14.29%) nginx
5 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
6 4 (8.16%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (8.16%) Zope
6 4 (8.16%) Plone
6 4 (8.16%) ejabberd
7 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
7 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (6.12%) Lync
7 3 (6.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
8 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (2.04%) GroupWise
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.98%) DNS
2 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 18 (36.73%) VPN
3 18 (36.73%) Firewall
4 17 (34.69%) SSL
5 16 (32.65%) FTP
5 16 (32.65%) LAN
5 16 (32.65%) WAN
5 16 (32.65%) BGP
6 15 (30.61%) HTTP
7 14 (28.57%) OSPF
7 14 (28.57%) IMAP
8 12 (24.49%) SSH
9 11 (22.45%) MPLS
9 11 (22.45%) DHCP
9 11 (22.45%) LDAP
9 11 (22.45%) Network Security
10 10 (20.41%) Ethernet
10 10 (20.41%) SNMP
10 10 (20.41%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) MySQL
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.24%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.16%) MariaDB
5 2 (4.08%) QlikView
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Emacs
2 2 (4.08%) Subversion
2 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.08%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.45%) Games
2 9 (18.37%) Finance
3 7 (14.29%) French Language
4 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.12%) Banking
6 2 (4.08%) Billing
6 2 (4.08%) Advertising
7 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Administrator
2 19 (38.78%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (26.53%) Network Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.08%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.08%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Desktop Support Technician
6 2 (4.08%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (4.08%) Desktop Technician
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) SOAP
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) XML
3 2 (4.08%) LAMP
3 2 (4.08%) Ajax
3 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.08%) WCF
3 2 (4.08%) Memcached
3 2 (4.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.04%) REST
4 1 (2.04%) LINQ
4 1 (2.04%) jQuery
4 1 (2.04%) RESTful
4 1 (2.04%) Smarty
4 1 (2.04%) JSON
4 1 (2.04%) NHibernate
4 1 (2.04%) ODBC
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) EqualLogic
4 2 (4.08%) Open Source
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) iPad
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.04%) iPhone
5 1 (2.04%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (71.43%) Windows
2 32 (65.31%) Linux
3 12 (24.49%) UNIX
4 11 (22.45%) Windows XP
5 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (16.33%) CentOS
6 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (12.24%) Ubuntu
7 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
8 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (8.16%) Debian
8 4 (8.16%) OpenBSD
8 4 (8.16%) FreeBSD
8 4 (8.16%) Solaris
9 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.29%) ITIL
1 7 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (10.20%) Network Management
3 4 (8.16%) Web Development
3 4 (8.16%) Service Management
3 4 (8.16%) Web Design
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.12%) ITSM
4 3 (6.12%) Migration
4 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.12%) Project Planning
4 3 (6.12%) Network Design
5 2 (4.08%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.08%) OO
5 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.08%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) Perl
2 9 (18.37%) PowerShell
3 7 (14.29%) VBScript
4 6 (12.24%) Python
5 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.16%) SQL
6 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.08%) C
7 2 (4.08%) C#
8 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) CCNA
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.24%) MCSE
4 3 (6.12%) MCITP
5 2 (4.08%) CCIE
5 2 (4.08%) CCNP
6 1 (2.04%) MCSA
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.04%) MCTS
6 1 (2.04%) CISSP
6 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 23 (46.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.29%) NFS
4 6 (12.24%) Varnish
5 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
5 5 (10.20%) Terminal Services
6 4 (8.16%) SpamAssassin
6 4 (8.16%) Ceph
7 2 (4.08%) Samba
7 2 (4.08%) ProxySG
7 2 (4.08%) Postfix
8 1 (2.04%) Firmware
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Nagios
2 4 (8.16%) HAProxy
2 4 (8.16%) Ansible
2 4 (8.16%) Ganeti
2 4 (8.16%) Bacula
3 2 (4.08%) HP NNM
3 2 (4.08%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (4.08%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.08%) ZABBIX
3 2 (4.08%) Cacti
3 2 (4.08%) Sysprep
3 2 (4.08%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.08%) Puppet
3 2 (4.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.04%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (2.04%) SCCM
4 1 (2.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.65%) Cisco
3 14 (28.57%) HP
3 14 (28.57%) VMware
4 13 (26.53%) F5
5 12 (24.49%) Juniper
6 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
7 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
7 8 (16.33%) Fortinet
8 7 (14.29%) Foundry
8 7 (14.29%) NetApp
8 7 (14.29%) Intel
9 6 (12.24%) Citrix
10 5 (10.20%) MobileIron
11 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
12 2 (4.08%) Apple
12 2 (4.08%) Lotus
12 2 (4.08%) Websense
12 2 (4.08%) Symantec
12 2 (4.08%) McAfee
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