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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 274 285 320
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +35
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 61 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.36% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.09% 1.87% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 55 41 24
Average salary £54,000 £50,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.93% +15.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1977 2295 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.50% 19.24% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 2058 2001
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 16 April 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 16 April 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 66 (55.46%) DNS
2 50 (42.02%) MS Exchange
3 49 (41.18%) LDAP
3 49 (41.18%) TCP/IP
4 47 (39.50%) SSL
5 44 (36.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 44 (36.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 42 (35.29%) Finance
6 42 (35.29%) Windows
7 41 (34.45%) Firewall
7 41 (34.45%) Blackberry
8 38 (31.93%) Cisco
8 38 (31.93%) VMware
9 37 (31.09%) Microsoft
10 33 (27.73%) SOAP
10 33 (27.73%) WebSphere
11 31 (26.05%) Lync
11 31 (26.05%) Load Balancing
11 31 (26.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 31 (26.05%) HTTP
11 31 (26.05%) Internet
11 31 (26.05%) Symantec
12 30 (25.21%) Banking
13 29 (24.37%) Project Planning
13 29 (24.37%) ITIL
14 28 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 27 (22.69%) Linux
16 26 (21.85%) SAN
16 26 (21.85%) Unified Communications
17 25 (21.01%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 50 (42.02%) MS Exchange
2 44 (36.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 44 (36.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (27.73%) WebSphere
4 31 (26.05%) Lync
5 24 (20.17%) Office Communications Server
5 24 (20.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (13.45%) IBM Notes
6 16 (13.45%) Lotus Domino
7 13 (10.92%) Apache
8 9 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (5.88%) Tomcat
10 5 (4.20%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (4.20%) nginx
10 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (1.68%) Confluence
12 2 (1.68%) GlassFish
12 2 (1.68%) Jetty
13 1 (0.84%) MQSeries
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) SaaS
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.84%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 66 (55.46%) DNS
2 49 (41.18%) LDAP
2 49 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 47 (39.50%) SSL
4 41 (34.45%) Firewall
5 31 (26.05%) HTTP
5 31 (26.05%) Internet
6 26 (21.85%) SAN
6 26 (21.85%) Unified Communications
7 24 (20.17%) LAN
8 20 (16.81%) BGP
8 20 (16.81%) OSPF
9 19 (15.97%) TACACS
9 19 (15.97%) WAN
10 18 (15.13%) EIGRP
10 18 (15.13%) IGRP
11 16 (13.45%) POP3
12 14 (11.76%) DHCP
13 9 (7.56%) SNMP
13 9 (7.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.20%) MySQL
2 5 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.84%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (11.76%) TeamCity
1 14 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (11.76%) Subversion
1 14 (11.76%) MSBuild
2 9 (7.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.20%) JIRA
4 3 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.52%) Redmine
5 2 (1.68%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.84%) Trac
General
1 42 (35.29%) Finance
2 30 (25.21%) Banking
3 13 (10.92%) Law
4 7 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.36%) Games
5 4 (3.36%) Legal
6 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.84%) Back Office
6 1 (0.84%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (16.81%) Administrator
2 19 (15.97%) Network Engineer
3 15 (12.61%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (11.76%) Developer
5 12 (10.08%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (9.24%) Team Leader
7 9 (7.56%) Lead Developer
7 9 (7.56%) .NET Developer
7 9 (7.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 9 (7.56%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (7.56%) ScrumMaster
7 9 (7.56%) Agile .NET Developer
7 9 (7.56%) Lead .NET Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Messaging Engineer
9 6 (5.04%) UNIX Administrator
10 5 (4.20%) BizTalk Developer
10 5 (4.20%) Firewall Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Analyst
12 3 (2.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 3 (2.52%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.73%) SOAP
2 17 (14.29%) REST
3 14 (11.76%) WCF
3 14 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 14 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 14 (11.76%) NHibernate
3 14 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
3 14 (11.76%) .NET
4 12 (10.08%) XMPP
5 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET
5 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (3.36%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (2.52%) JSON
8 2 (1.68%) Java SE
8 2 (1.68%) Java EE
9 1 (0.84%) Middleware
9 1 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.84%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 41 (34.45%) Blackberry
2 16 (13.45%) Clustering
3 6 (5.04%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.52%) CMDB
5 2 (1.68%) Open Source
5 2 (1.68%) PKI
6 1 (0.84%) Statistics
6 1 (0.84%) Online Games
6 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (35.29%) Windows
2 27 (22.69%) Linux
3 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (12.61%) CentOS
5 13 (10.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (8.40%) UNIX
7 6 (5.04%) AIX
7 6 (5.04%) Solaris
7 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.20%) Mac OS X
8 5 (4.20%) Ubuntu
9 4 (3.36%) Windows 2000
9 4 (3.36%) Debian
10 3 (2.52%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.68%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.68%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.05%) Load Balancing
2 29 (24.37%) Project Planning
2 29 (24.37%) ITIL
3 21 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
4 20 (16.81%) Network Design
5 19 (15.97%) Network Management
5 19 (15.97%) Capacity Management
6 16 (13.45%) Migration
7 14 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (11.76%) BDD
7 14 (11.76%) Scrum
7 14 (11.76%) TDD
7 14 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
7 14 (11.76%) EAI
7 14 (11.76%) SOA
8 9 (7.56%) MVC
9 8 (6.72%) Service Management
10 7 (5.88%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.88%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.97%) PowerShell
2 14 (11.76%) C
2 14 (11.76%) C#
3 12 (10.08%) Python
3 12 (10.08%) Perl
4 6 (5.04%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.36%) Ruby
5 4 (3.36%) Java
6 3 (2.52%) SQL
6 3 (2.52%) VB
7 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.84%) AWK
Qualifications
1 21 (17.65%) MCSE
1 21 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.20%) MCP
3 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.52%) RHCE
4 3 (2.52%) CCNA
4 3 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.52%) Degree
4 3 (2.52%) MCTS
4 3 (2.52%) MCITP
4 3 (2.52%) RHCA
4 3 (2.52%) RHCT
5 1 (0.84%) CISM
5 1 (0.84%) CCSP
5 1 (0.84%) CCNP
5 1 (0.84%) CISSP
5 1 (0.84%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.84%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.76%) ISO 9001
2 5 (4.20%) SLA
2 5 (4.20%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 31 (26.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (21.01%) Active Directory
3 19 (15.97%) NFS
4 9 (7.56%) UAG
5 8 (6.72%) VMware ESX
6 7 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 7 (5.88%) vSphere
7 5 (4.20%) Samba
8 4 (3.36%) Xen
9 2 (1.68%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (1.68%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.68%) Squid
10 1 (0.84%) XenApp
10 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.84%) KVM
Systems Management
1 28 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 23 (19.33%) MAILsweeper
3 19 (15.97%) HP NNM
3 19 (15.97%) CiscoWorks
4 17 (14.29%) SCOM
5 14 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (11.76%) Tivoli
6 13 (10.92%) Nagios
7 9 (7.56%) Puppet
8 4 (3.36%) ZABBIX
8 4 (3.36%) Cacti
9 3 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (2.52%) CFEngine
9 3 (2.52%) Cobbler
9 3 (2.52%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.84%) Bcfg2
10 1 (0.84%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.84%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (31.93%) Cisco
1 38 (31.93%) VMware
2 37 (31.09%) Microsoft
3 31 (26.05%) Symantec
4 24 (20.17%) HP
5 20 (16.81%) Juniper
5 20 (16.81%) F5
6 18 (15.13%) Red Hat
7 16 (13.45%) Lotus
8 15 (12.61%) McAfee
9 7 (5.88%) IBM
10 6 (5.04%) EMC
10 6 (5.04%) NetApp
10 6 (5.04%) Clearswift
10 6 (5.04%) Veritas
11 5 (4.20%) CheckPoint
12 4 (3.36%) MobileIron
13 3 (2.52%) Open Text
13 3 (2.52%) Sophos
13 3 (2.52%) Oracle
City, London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Benefits package / Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension & Excellent Benefit
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30.000 - 32.000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £350.00 - £440 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago