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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 531 513 492
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -21
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 350 378 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% 2.25% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 285 317 339
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £34,478 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +3.61%
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
17828 16830 19519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.23% 17.12% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14379 13285 15969
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 +29 149 £42,500 -19.04% 11
South East +10 112 £41,500 -7.77% 10
East of England +34 37 £46,000 +2.22% 4
North West -21 20 £67,500 +38.46% 4
South West -52 13 £34,750 -22.77% 2
Yorkshire -28 8 £35,000 +12.90% 3
East Midlands +19 7 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands -31 2 £35,000 -
SMTP
UK

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 476 (66.20%) DNS
2 444 (61.75%) Windows
3 367 (51.04%) Linux
4 358 (49.79%) TCP/IP
5 276 (38.39%) VMware
6 272 (37.83%) Microsoft
7 248 (34.49%) HTTP
8 235 (32.68%) Firewall
9 232 (32.27%) Active Directory
10 203 (28.23%) Cisco
11 202 (28.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 184 (25.59%) Internet
13 176 (24.48%) DHCP
14 175 (24.34%) MS Exchange
15 171 (23.78%) Apache
16 165 (22.95%) IIS
17 163 (22.67%) VPN
18 162 (22.53%) Load Balancing
19 156 (21.70%) FTP
20 147 (20.45%) Perl
20 147 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
21 142 (19.75%) SQL Server
22 141 (19.61%) UNIX
23 140 (19.47%) ITIL
23 140 (19.47%) MySQL
24 127 (17.66%) SQL
24 127 (17.66%) WAN
25 125 (17.39%) LAN
26 120 (16.69%) MS Excel
27 114 (15.86%) SAN

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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
1 175 (24.34%) MS Exchange
2 171 (23.78%) Apache
3 165 (22.95%) IIS
4 71 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 69 (9.60%) SharePoint
6 64 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 45 (6.26%) nginx
8 44 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 34 (4.73%) Tomcat
10 27 (3.76%) BizTalk Server
11 24 (3.34%) Lync
12 21 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2003
12 21 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 14 (1.95%) Confluence
14 12 (1.67%) JBoss
15 8 (1.11%) SAS
15 8 (1.11%) IBM Notes
16 6 (0.83%) Lotus Domino
16 6 (0.83%) Adobe CQ
17 4 (0.56%) GroupWise
Applications
1 120 (16.69%) MS Excel
2 71 (9.87%) MS Office
3 10 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.42%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.28%) MS Project
5 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.28%) Agresso
2 2 (0.28%) ResourceLink
2 2 (0.28%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.14%) Magento
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.87%) Office 365
2 30 (4.17%) SaaS
2 30 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.48%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.81%) Amazon S3
5 13 (1.81%) Route 53
6 12 (1.67%) PaaS
7 9 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (0.83%) CloudFront
9 5 (0.70%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.42%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 476 (66.20%) DNS
2 358 (49.79%) TCP/IP
3 248 (34.49%) HTTP
4 235 (32.68%) Firewall
5 184 (25.59%) Internet
6 176 (24.48%) DHCP
7 163 (22.67%) VPN
8 156 (21.70%) FTP
9 127 (17.66%) WAN
10 125 (17.39%) LAN
11 114 (15.86%) SAN
12 109 (15.16%) SSL
13 90 (12.52%) LDAP
14 88 (12.24%) IMAP
15 83 (11.54%) MPLS
16 76 (10.57%) BGP
17 75 (10.43%) SSH
18 73 (10.15%) Cisco IOS
19 70 (9.74%) VoIP
20 68 (9.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (19.75%) SQL Server
2 140 (19.47%) MySQL
3 46 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (2.92%) Relational Database
6 14 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (1.53%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.11%) QlikView
11 7 (0.97%) Big Data
12 6 (0.83%) Jackrabbit
12 6 (0.83%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.70%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.56%) MariaDB
15 2 (0.28%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.28%) NoSQL
16 1 (0.14%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 31 (4.31%) Subversion
2 30 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 19 (2.64%) Jenkins
4 18 (2.50%) JIRA
5 11 (1.53%) Visual Studio
6 7 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.83%) JUnit
7 6 (0.83%) Log4j
7 6 (0.83%) Fiddler
8 5 (0.70%) JSHint
8 5 (0.70%) Grunt
9 4 (0.56%) Maven
9 4 (0.56%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.56%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.42%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.42%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.28%) MSI
11 2 (0.28%) NUnit
11 2 (0.28%) Selenium
General
1 75 (10.43%) Finance
2 67 (9.32%) Telecoms
3 37 (5.15%) Games
4 20 (2.78%) Retail
5 19 (2.64%) French Language
6 18 (2.50%) Advertising
7 14 (1.95%) Front Office
8 11 (1.53%) Billing
9 10 (1.39%) Aerospace
9 10 (1.39%) Marketing
10 9 (1.25%) Banking
10 9 (1.25%) Law
11 8 (1.11%) Publishing
11 8 (1.11%) German Language
12 7 (0.97%) Legal
13 6 (0.83%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.70%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.42%) Back Office
16 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 132 (18.36%) Administrator
2 113 (15.72%) Systems Administrator
3 90 (12.52%) Analyst
4 75 (10.43%) Network Engineer
5 71 (9.87%) Linux Administrator
6 63 (8.76%) Developer
7 58 (8.07%) Support Engineer
7 58 (8.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 51 (7.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 43 (5.98%) Systems Engineer
10 42 (5.84%) Consultant
11 38 (5.29%) Technical Support
12 29 (4.03%) 2nd Line Support
13 28 (3.89%) IT Support
14 26 (3.62%) Technical Manager
15 25 (3.48%) BizTalk Developer
16 23 (3.20%) .NET Developer
16 23 (3.20%) Support Analyst
17 20 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
17 20 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (14.74%) .NET
2 46 (6.40%) HTML
3 40 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 39 (5.42%) Web Services
5 37 (5.15%) CSS
6 34 (4.73%) XML
7 33 (4.59%) WCF
8 30 (4.17%) JMS
9 29 (4.03%) MAPI
10 27 (3.76%) LAMP
10 27 (3.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 26 (3.62%) EDI
12 25 (3.48%) jQuery
13 23 (3.20%) EDIFACT
14 21 (2.92%) SOAP
15 17 (2.36%) Ajax
16 12 (1.67%) REST
16 12 (1.67%) Memcached
17 10 (1.39%) J2EE
18 8 (1.11%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 86 (11.96%) Clustering
2 66 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (7.51%) Computer Science
4 36 (5.01%) Open Source
5 23 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.92%) Blackberry
7 15 (2.09%) Enterprise Storage
7 15 (2.09%) Replication
8 12 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.39%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.39%) PDA
9 10 (1.39%) iPhone
10 8 (1.11%) PKI
11 7 (0.97%) Wiki
11 7 (0.97%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.83%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.42%) EqualLogic
13 3 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.42%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.42%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 444 (61.75%) Windows
2 367 (51.04%) Linux
3 147 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 141 (19.61%) UNIX
5 103 (14.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 101 (14.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 79 (10.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 67 (9.32%) Solaris
9 63 (8.76%) CentOS
10 51 (7.09%) Windows 7
11 42 (5.84%) Ubuntu
12 36 (5.01%) Windows XP
13 30 (4.17%) Debian
14 25 (3.48%) Windows 8
15 21 (2.92%) Mac OS X
16 17 (2.36%) Android
16 17 (2.36%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.83%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.83%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.56%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (22.53%) Load Balancing
2 140 (19.47%) ITIL
3 67 (9.32%) Migration
4 49 (6.82%) Configuration Management
5 44 (6.12%) Kalman Filter
6 40 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 37 (5.15%) Project Management
8 36 (5.01%) SIEM
9 35 (4.87%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (4.73%) Network Design
10 34 (4.73%) Mentoring
11 33 (4.59%) Web Application Development
12 31 (4.31%) Information Security
13 28 (3.89%) Capacity Planning
13 28 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
14 25 (3.48%) MVC
15 24 (3.34%) Time Management
16 23 (3.20%) Service Delivery
17 21 (2.92%) Performance Tuning
18 20 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (20.45%) Perl
2 127 (17.66%) SQL
3 98 (13.63%) PowerShell
4 79 (10.99%) Python
5 70 (9.74%) Java
6 64 (8.90%) Bash Shell
7 54 (7.51%) PHP
8 40 (5.56%) C#
9 31 (4.31%) VB.NET
10 29 (4.03%) JavaScript
11 23 (3.20%) ActionScript 2.0
11 23 (3.20%) ActionScript
12 22 (3.06%) VBScript
13 19 (2.64%) Shell Script
14 16 (2.23%) Ruby
15 14 (1.95%) C
16 13 (1.81%) Bourne shell
17 11 (1.53%) C++
18 6 (0.83%) ECMAScript
19 3 (0.42%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 89 (12.38%) Degree
2 86 (11.96%) Cisco Certification
3 64 (8.90%) CCNA
4 41 (5.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (5.70%) CCNP
5 34 (4.73%) Security Cleared
6 31 (4.31%) SC Cleared
7 30 (4.17%) MCSE
8 26 (3.62%) DV Cleared
9 20 (2.78%) MCSA
10 13 (1.81%) VCP4
10 13 (1.81%) MCP
11 12 (1.67%) CCIE
12 11 (1.53%) PMP
12 11 (1.53%) PMI Certification
13 10 (1.39%) CISSP
13 10 (1.39%) CEH
14 8 (1.11%) GCIA
15 7 (0.97%) GCIH
15 7 (0.97%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.82%) SLA
2 27 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (2.78%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.25%) QA
5 8 (1.11%) COBIT
6 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.14%) HL7
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 232 (32.27%) Active Directory
2 202 (28.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (14.19%) Hyper-V
4 67 (9.32%) NFS
5 44 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
6 39 (5.42%) Terminal Services
7 37 (5.15%) Samba
8 33 (4.59%) Postfix
8 33 (4.59%) VMware ESX
9 28 (3.89%) vSphere
10 27 (3.76%) Sendmail
11 17 (2.36%) Xen
11 17 (2.36%) Snort
12 15 (2.09%) Varnish
13 14 (1.95%) IMail Server
14 13 (1.81%) XenApp
15 12 (1.67%) Firmware
16 11 (1.53%) KVM
17 9 (1.25%) XenDesktop
18 8 (1.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 64 (8.90%) Puppet
2 54 (7.51%) Nagios
3 38 (5.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 29 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (3.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 22 (3.06%) Cacti
7 19 (2.64%) SCCM
8 17 (2.36%) Backup Exec
9 13 (1.81%) ZABBIX
10 12 (1.67%) Tivoli
10 12 (1.67%) MIMEsweeper
10 12 (1.67%) Sysprep
11 11 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
11 11 (1.53%) Zenoss
12 9 (1.25%) yum
12 9 (1.25%) Ansible
12 9 (1.25%) WSUS
12 9 (1.25%) NetBackup
13 8 (1.11%) SCOM
14 6 (0.83%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 276 (38.39%) VMware
2 272 (37.83%) Microsoft
3 203 (28.23%) Cisco
4 107 (14.88%) Red Hat
5 81 (11.27%) Juniper
6 67 (9.32%) HP
7 66 (9.18%) Citrix
8 58 (8.07%) Symantec
9 51 (7.09%) Oracle
10 48 (6.68%) CheckPoint
11 43 (5.98%) F5
12 41 (5.70%) NetApp
13 27 (3.76%) Apple
14 26 (3.62%) IronPort
14 26 (3.62%) Fortinet
15 21 (2.92%) EMC
16 20 (2.78%) McAfee
16 20 (2.78%) CommVault
17 19 (2.64%) Nokia
17 19 (2.64%) Intel
Hertfordshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Church International Ltd.
Salary: Corporate Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus on call and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
TEKsystems
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + on-call payments + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Health
Posted: 4 days ago