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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 301 284 287
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 17 37 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.32% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 2.10% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 37 49
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,200 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £59,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
1945 1758 2270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.94% 15.07% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1556 2025
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 £30,000 £33,000 £32,500
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 18 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 18 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 55 (74.32%) DNS
2 31 (41.89%) Finance
3 30 (40.54%) MS Exchange
4 29 (39.19%) Linux
5 28 (37.84%) LDAP
6 27 (36.49%) Firewall
7 26 (35.14%) SSL
8 25 (33.78%) Internet
8 25 (33.78%) Lync
9 24 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 24 (32.43%) Load Balancing
9 24 (32.43%) TCP/IP
9 24 (32.43%) HTTP
10 23 (31.08%) Cisco
10 23 (31.08%) Windows
11 22 (29.73%) HP
11 22 (29.73%) Symantec
12 21 (28.38%) SAN
12 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
13 19 (25.68%) LAN
13 19 (25.68%) ITIL
14 17 (22.97%) OSPF
14 17 (22.97%) BGP
14 17 (22.97%) VMware
15 16 (21.62%) NFS
16 15 (20.27%) WAN
16 15 (20.27%) F5
17 14 (18.92%) Unified Communications
17 14 (18.92%) Clustering
17 14 (18.92%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 30 (40.54%) MS Exchange
2 25 (33.78%) Lync
3 24 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (18.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (17.57%) WebSphere
6 11 (14.86%) Apache
7 9 (12.16%) Office Communications Server
8 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (9.46%) nginx
10 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (5.41%) Zope
11 4 (5.41%) Plone
12 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
12 3 (4.05%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (2.70%) Confluence
13 2 (2.70%) IIS
13 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
14 1 (1.35%) GroupWise
14 1 (1.35%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 55 (74.32%) DNS
2 28 (37.84%) LDAP
3 27 (36.49%) Firewall
4 26 (35.14%) SSL
5 25 (33.78%) Internet
6 24 (32.43%) TCP/IP
6 24 (32.43%) HTTP
7 21 (28.38%) SAN
8 19 (25.68%) LAN
9 17 (22.97%) OSPF
9 17 (22.97%) BGP
10 15 (20.27%) WAN
11 14 (18.92%) Unified Communications
12 13 (17.57%) TACACS
13 11 (14.86%) EIGRP
13 11 (14.86%) IGRP
13 11 (14.86%) DHCP
14 8 (10.81%) SSH
14 8 (10.81%) NAS
14 8 (10.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) MySQL
2 5 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.41%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Subversion
2 4 (5.41%) Emacs
2 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.05%) JIRA
4 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.35%) Hudson
5 1 (1.35%) Redmine
5 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 31 (41.89%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Banking
3 10 (13.51%) Law
4 5 (6.76%) Games
4 5 (6.76%) Legal
5 3 (4.05%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.35%) Electronics
7 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Administrator
2 16 (21.62%) Network Engineer
3 14 (18.92%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (12.16%) Messaging Administrator
5 7 (9.46%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (9.46%) UNIX Administrator
6 6 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.11%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Messaging Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.05%) Support Technician
8 3 (4.05%) Desktop Technician
8 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support Technician
8 3 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 2 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (1.35%) 3rd Line Support
10 1 (1.35%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (1.35%) Senior Consultant
10 1 (1.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) SOAP
2 2 (2.70%) XMPP
3 1 (1.35%) CSS
3 1 (1.35%) XML
3 1 (1.35%) ODBC
3 1 (1.35%) HTML
3 1 (1.35%) REST
3 1 (1.35%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.35%) JSON
3 1 (1.35%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Clustering
2 9 (12.16%) Blackberry
3 6 (8.11%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.70%) Statistics
4 2 (2.70%) PKI
4 2 (2.70%) iPad
5 1 (1.35%) DTV
5 1 (1.35%) Firmware
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) iPhone
5 1 (1.35%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.35%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 29 (39.19%) Linux
2 23 (31.08%) Windows
3 11 (14.86%) Solaris
3 11 (14.86%) UNIX
4 10 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (10.81%) CentOS
6 7 (9.46%) AIX
7 6 (8.11%) Debian
8 5 (6.76%) Ubuntu
9 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
9 4 (5.41%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.41%) FreeBSD
9 4 (5.41%) OpenBSD
9 4 (5.41%) Mac OS X
10 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (4.05%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.35%) Android
11 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) Load Balancing
2 19 (25.68%) ITIL
3 13 (17.57%) Mobile Device Management
3 13 (17.57%) Network Design
3 13 (17.57%) Network Management
4 11 (14.86%) Capacity Management
5 9 (12.16%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (10.81%) Service Management
6 8 (10.81%) Change Management
7 7 (9.46%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (8.11%) MOF
8 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.41%) Web Development
9 4 (5.41%) Web Design
10 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.70%) Project Planning
11 2 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (1.35%) Migration
12 1 (1.35%) B2B
12 1 (1.35%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) Python
2 9 (12.16%) Perl
2 9 (12.16%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.70%) Ruby
4 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (1.35%) SQL
5 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) Degree
1 8 (10.81%) MCSE
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.05%) CCNA
3 3 (4.05%) RHCE
3 3 (4.05%) RHCA
3 3 (4.05%) RHCT
3 3 (4.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.70%) MCITP
4 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) CCIE
4 2 (2.70%) CCNP
5 1 (1.35%) MCSA
5 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) VCP5
5 1 (1.35%) MCTS
5 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (21.62%) NFS
2 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
3 12 (16.22%) UAG
3 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.11%) VMware ESX
4 6 (8.11%) vSphere
4 6 (8.11%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.76%) Varnish
6 4 (5.41%) SpamAssassin
6 4 (5.41%) Samba
7 2 (2.70%) Squid
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 13 (17.57%) CiscoWorks
2 13 (17.57%) HP NNM
3 10 (13.51%) Nagios
3 10 (13.51%) MAILsweeper
4 5 (6.76%) Puppet
4 5 (6.76%) HAProxy
5 4 (5.41%) Ansible
6 3 (4.05%) CFEngine
6 3 (4.05%) Cobbler
6 3 (4.05%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (2.70%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.70%) Cacti
8 1 (1.35%) SCOM
8 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.35%) XenMobile
8 1 (1.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Cisco
2 22 (29.73%) HP
2 22 (29.73%) Symantec
3 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
4 17 (22.97%) VMware
5 15 (20.27%) F5
6 14 (18.92%) Juniper
7 12 (16.22%) Red Hat
8 10 (13.51%) MobileIron
9 9 (12.16%) Clearswift
9 9 (12.16%) NetApp
10 8 (10.81%) CheckPoint
11 7 (9.46%) IBM
11 7 (9.46%) EMC
12 6 (8.11%) Veritas
13 3 (4.05%) Apple
13 3 (4.05%) Oracle
13 3 (4.05%) Citrix
14 2 (2.70%) Vyatta
14 2 (2.70%) Atlassian
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