The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 520 492 467
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -25
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 387 415 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.41% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.07% 2.36% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 353 335 429
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,475 £32,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
SMTP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18661 17562 21389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.02% 17.46% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15164 13877 17958
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in England

SMTP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the England region.

SMTP Salary Trend in England

SMTP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SMTP Salary Histogram in England

SMTP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 162 £42,000 -26.95% 16
South East -3 95 £35,000 -17.64% 16
South West -3 41 £50,000 +17.64% 4
North West -40 40 £65,000 +30.00% 3
East of England -5 21 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Yorkshire -38 13 £33,750 - 4
East Midlands +6 7 £35,000 -9.67%
West Midlands -13 7 £27,500 -5.17%
North East - 3 £60,000 -
Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
SMTP
UK

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 541 (67.54%) DNS
2 522 (65.17%) Windows
3 443 (55.31%) TCP/IP
4 410 (51.19%) Linux
5 292 (36.45%) VMware
6 274 (34.21%) HTTP
7 264 (32.96%) Firewall
8 258 (32.21%) Active Directory
9 255 (31.84%) Cisco
10 250 (31.21%) Microsoft
11 205 (25.59%) Internet
11 205 (25.59%) VMware Infrastructure
12 203 (25.34%) DHCP
13 198 (24.72%) IIS
14 197 (24.59%) Apache
15 193 (24.09%) Load Balancing
16 182 (22.72%) Windows Server 2008
17 179 (22.35%) FTP
18 171 (21.35%) UNIX
19 170 (21.22%) VPN
20 159 (19.85%) Perl
21 158 (19.73%) MS Exchange
22 152 (18.98%) LDAP
23 148 (18.48%) SQL
24 146 (18.23%) Red Hat
25 144 (17.98%) SQL Server
26 142 (17.73%) ITIL
27 140 (17.48%) SSL
28 128 (15.98%) SAN
29 125 (15.61%) MySQL

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 198 (24.72%) IIS
2 197 (24.59%) Apache
3 158 (19.73%) MS Exchange
4 73 (9.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 61 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 48 (5.99%) nginx
7 46 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 38 (4.74%) Tomcat
9 34 (4.24%) SharePoint
10 23 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2003
11 17 (2.12%) Lync
12 14 (1.75%) Lotus Domino
13 13 (1.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 12 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (1.37%) Adobe CQ
16 10 (1.25%) Confluence
17 8 (1.00%) CMS
18 7 (0.87%) JBoss
18 7 (0.87%) Apache Solr
18 7 (0.87%) Drupal
Applications
1 108 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 58 (7.24%) MS Office
3 4 (0.50%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.37%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) InDesign
6 1 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.25%) ResourceLink
2 2 (0.25%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.25%) Magento
2 2 (0.25%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 55 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (6.74%) SaaS
3 44 (5.49%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (1.25%) Amazon S3
5 10 (1.25%) Office 365
5 10 (1.25%) Route 53
6 9 (1.12%) Basecamp
7 5 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.62%) PaaS
8 4 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.50%) CloudFront
8 4 (0.50%) Rackspace Cloud
9 3 (0.37%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 541 (67.54%) DNS
2 443 (55.31%) TCP/IP
3 274 (34.21%) HTTP
4 264 (32.96%) Firewall
5 205 (25.59%) Internet
6 203 (25.34%) DHCP
7 179 (22.35%) FTP
8 170 (21.22%) VPN
9 152 (18.98%) LDAP
10 140 (17.48%) SSL
11 128 (15.98%) SAN
12 120 (14.98%) LAN
12 120 (14.98%) WAN
13 119 (14.86%) BGP
14 112 (13.98%) MPLS
15 103 (12.86%) Cisco IOS
16 97 (12.11%) OSPF
17 88 (10.99%) SSH
18 80 (9.99%) EIGRP
19 79 (9.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 125 (15.61%) MySQL
3 43 (5.37%) Relational Database
4 37 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (1.87%) MongoDB
7 13 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.37%) RDBMS
9 11 (1.37%) Jackrabbit
10 10 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.75%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.50%) MariaDB
13 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.37%) Big Data
15 2 (0.25%) NoSQL
15 2 (0.25%) HBase
15 2 (0.25%) QlikView
16 1 (0.12%) DB2
Development Applications
1 47 (5.87%) Subversion
2 40 (4.99%) Git (software)
3 29 (3.62%) Jenkins
4 28 (3.50%) JIRA
5 12 (1.50%) Grunt
5 12 (1.50%) JSHint
6 11 (1.37%) JMeter
6 11 (1.37%) Log4j
6 11 (1.37%) JUnit
7 7 (0.87%) WebLOAD
7 7 (0.87%) AQtime
7 7 (0.87%) Webistrano
8 4 (0.50%) Emacs
8 4 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.37%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.37%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.37%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.25%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.25%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.25%) Fiddler
General
1 90 (11.24%) Finance
2 87 (10.86%) Telecoms
3 38 (4.74%) Games
4 32 (4.00%) Front Office
5 20 (2.50%) Advertising
6 17 (2.12%) French Language
6 17 (2.12%) German Language
7 15 (1.87%) Marketing
8 14 (1.75%) Publishing
9 13 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.50%) Retail
11 10 (1.25%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.25%) Dutch Language
12 8 (1.00%) Law
13 7 (0.87%) Banking
14 6 (0.75%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.62%) Billing
15 5 (0.62%) Legal
16 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 126 (15.73%) Administrator
2 115 (14.36%) Systems Administrator
3 111 (13.86%) Analyst
4 102 (12.73%) Network Engineer
5 81 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 74 (9.24%) Developer
7 69 (8.61%) Linux Administrator
8 61 (7.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 56 (6.99%) Support Engineer
10 43 (5.37%) Systems Engineer
11 42 (5.24%) Support Analyst
12 36 (4.49%) Consultant
13 33 (4.12%) Technical Support
14 31 (3.87%) .NET Developer
15 29 (3.62%) IT Support
16 28 (3.50%) Linux Engineer
17 25 (3.12%) Security Analyst
18 24 (3.00%) Technical Manager
19 20 (2.50%) Technical Account Manager
19 20 (2.50%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (14.61%) .NET
2 68 (8.49%) HTML
3 67 (8.36%) CSS
4 55 (6.87%) Web Services
5 54 (6.74%) XML
6 29 (3.62%) SOAP
7 24 (3.00%) LAMP
7 24 (3.00%) Ajax
8 22 (2.75%) MAPI
9 21 (2.62%) .NET Framework
9 21 (2.62%) jQuery
10 19 (2.37%) ASP.NET
11 17 (2.12%) WCF
12 15 (1.87%) XHTML
13 14 (1.75%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 12 (1.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 12 (1.50%) REST
14 12 (1.50%) Sass
14 12 (1.50%) J2EE
15 11 (1.37%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (13.48%) Clustering
2 70 (8.74%) Computer Science
3 64 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (5.99%) Management Information System
5 45 (5.62%) Open Source
6 31 (3.87%) Mobile App
7 24 (3.00%) Blackberry
8 21 (2.62%) Client/Server
9 19 (2.37%) Replication
9 19 (2.37%) Enterprise Storage
10 13 (1.62%) Digital Media
10 13 (1.62%) PKI
11 10 (1.25%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.12%) Smartphone
13 8 (1.00%) iPhone
14 5 (0.62%) PDA
14 5 (0.62%) CESG
14 5 (0.62%) Cryptography
15 4 (0.50%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 522 (65.17%) Windows
2 410 (51.19%) Linux
3 182 (22.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 171 (21.35%) UNIX
5 111 (13.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 108 (13.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 106 (13.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 71 (8.86%) Solaris
9 62 (7.74%) CentOS
10 55 (6.87%) Windows 7
11 45 (5.62%) Ubuntu
12 39 (4.87%) Windows XP
13 38 (4.74%) Debian
14 30 (3.75%) Mac OS X
15 23 (2.87%) Android
16 18 (2.25%) Windows 8
17 15 (1.87%) Apple iOS
17 15 (1.87%) FreeBSD
17 15 (1.87%) Windows Vista
18 13 (1.62%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (24.09%) Load Balancing
2 142 (17.73%) ITIL
3 71 (8.86%) E-Commerce
4 66 (8.24%) Migration
5 50 (6.24%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (5.74%) Kalman Filter
7 42 (5.24%) Information Security
8 36 (4.49%) Network Design
9 35 (4.37%) Configuration Management
9 35 (4.37%) Capacity Planning
10 34 (4.24%) Network Monitoring
10 34 (4.24%) Project Management
11 31 (3.87%) Incident Management
11 31 (3.87%) DevOps
12 30 (3.75%) SIEM
12 30 (3.75%) Service Delivery
13 29 (3.62%) Disaster Recovery
14 25 (3.12%) Change Management
15 23 (2.87%) Software Engineering
15 23 (2.87%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (19.85%) Perl
2 148 (18.48%) SQL
3 118 (14.73%) PowerShell
4 109 (13.61%) Java
5 106 (13.23%) Bash Shell
6 71 (8.86%) PHP
7 68 (8.49%) Python
8 66 (8.24%) JavaScript
9 42 (5.24%) C#
10 33 (4.12%) VB.NET
11 22 (2.75%) VBScript
12 19 (2.37%) C++
13 17 (2.12%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.50%) Ruby
15 11 (1.37%) ECMAScript
16 10 (1.25%) XQuery
16 10 (1.25%) XPath
16 10 (1.25%) C
17 8 (1.00%) ActionScript 2.0
17 8 (1.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 117 (14.61%) Degree
2 96 (11.99%) Cisco Certification
3 72 (8.99%) CCNA
4 52 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 49 (6.12%) CCNP
6 44 (5.49%) MCSE
7 40 (4.99%) Security Cleared
8 38 (4.74%) SC Cleared
9 24 (3.00%) DV Cleared
10 20 (2.50%) MCSA
11 16 (2.00%) CCIE
12 15 (1.87%) MCP
12 15 (1.87%) GCIA
13 11 (1.37%) PMP
13 11 (1.37%) PMI Certification
14 10 (1.25%) GCIH
14 10 (1.25%) CISSP
14 10 (1.25%) GIAC
15 7 (0.87%) CCSA
15 7 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.12%) SLA
2 52 (6.49%) PCI DSS
3 25 (3.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (2.37%) QA
5 6 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.12%) COBIT
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 258 (32.21%) Active Directory
2 205 (25.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (11.24%) Hyper-V
4 71 (8.86%) VMware ESXi
5 62 (7.74%) NFS
6 51 (6.37%) Postfix
7 37 (4.62%) Samba
8 32 (4.00%) IMail Server
9 31 (3.87%) VMware ESX
10 28 (3.50%) Terminal Services
11 26 (3.25%) vSphere
12 25 (3.12%) Sendmail
13 22 (2.75%) Snort
14 16 (2.00%) XenApp
15 14 (1.75%) Firmware
16 12 (1.50%) XenDesktop
17 11 (1.37%) Varnish
18 9 (1.12%) qmail
19 8 (1.00%) XenServer
20 7 (0.87%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 59 (7.37%) Norton AntiVirus
2 43 (5.37%) Nagios
2 43 (5.37%) Puppet
3 27 (3.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 26 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (3.25%) Backup Exec
5 17 (2.12%) SCCM
5 17 (2.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 14 (1.75%) NetBackup
6 14 (1.75%) Cacti
7 13 (1.62%) McAfee ePO
7 13 (1.62%) ZABBIX
7 13 (1.62%) HAProxy
8 12 (1.50%) Zenoss
9 10 (1.25%) WSUS
10 9 (1.12%) yum
11 8 (1.00%) MIMEsweeper
11 8 (1.00%) Ansible
12 7 (0.87%) MOM
12 7 (0.87%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 292 (36.45%) VMware
2 255 (31.84%) Cisco
3 250 (31.21%) Microsoft
4 146 (18.23%) Red Hat
5 80 (9.99%) Juniper
6 79 (9.86%) Citrix
7 71 (8.86%) Symantec
8 67 (8.36%) HP
9 56 (6.99%) F5
10 52 (6.49%) CheckPoint
11 51 (6.37%) Oracle
12 34 (4.24%) NetApp
13 28 (3.50%) McAfee
14 27 (3.37%) Fortinet
15 26 (3.25%) IronPort
16 24 (3.00%) Apple
17 23 (2.87%) EMC
18 20 (2.50%) SolarWinds
19 19 (2.37%) CommVault
20 17 (2.12%) Intel
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31500 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31500 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 8 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £3k on-call + 5% bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £3k on-call + 5% bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Company Bonus, Excellent Corporate Benefits, F
Posted: 22 days ago