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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 520 512 464
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -48
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 415 447 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 2.33% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 300 373 386
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
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
18666 19210 20899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.16% 17.28% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14856 15293 17047
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
South East +77 179 £40,000 -11.11% 16
London -58 138 £46,500 -7.00% 5
East of England +48 46 £45,000 +2.85% 6
South West -3 22 £34,750 -16.26% 5
North West -2 13 £34,000 -32.00% 2
Yorkshire -11 10 £35,000 - 2
East Midlands 0 1 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Midlands -32 1 £34,000 -20.00%
North East - 1 £32,500 -
SMTP
UK

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 471 (60.93%) DNS
2 408 (52.78%) Windows
3 380 (49.16%) Linux
4 338 (43.73%) TCP/IP
5 307 (39.72%) Microsoft
6 295 (38.16%) HTTP
7 287 (37.13%) VMware
8 227 (29.37%) Firewall
9 224 (28.98%) VMware Infrastructure
10 213 (27.55%) Internet
11 195 (25.23%) Cisco
12 187 (24.19%) Active Directory
13 181 (23.42%) MySQL
14 173 (22.38%) SQL Server
15 170 (21.99%) Apache
16 166 (21.47%) SQL
17 163 (21.09%) FTP
18 161 (20.83%) DHCP
19 160 (20.70%) VPN
20 156 (20.18%) MS Excel
21 152 (19.66%) ITIL
22 145 (18.76%) MS Exchange
22 145 (18.76%) Load Balancing
23 142 (18.37%) Perl
24 137 (17.72%) IIS
25 131 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
26 124 (16.04%) UNIX
27 123 (15.91%) WAN
28 116 (15.01%) .NET
29 112 (14.49%) LAN

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 170 (21.99%) Apache
2 145 (18.76%) MS Exchange
3 137 (17.72%) IIS
4 90 (11.64%) SharePoint
5 59 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 52 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 48 (6.21%) Tomcat
7 48 (6.21%) BizTalk Server
8 47 (6.08%) nginx
9 45 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2010
10 36 (4.66%) Lync
11 29 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 25 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
13 17 (2.20%) Confluence
14 12 (1.55%) JBoss
15 10 (1.29%) CMS
16 8 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 8 (1.03%) IBM Notes
16 8 (1.03%) SAS
17 6 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 156 (20.18%) MS Excel
2 75 (9.70%) MS Office
3 19 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.26%) MS Project
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.39%) Magento
2 3 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.26%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 56 (7.24%) Office 365
2 46 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (3.75%) SaaS
4 25 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (2.46%) PaaS
6 12 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (1.03%) Google Apps
8 8 (1.03%) Route 53
8 8 (1.03%) Amazon S3
8 8 (1.03%) CloudFront
9 5 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.39%) Rackspace Cloud
10 3 (0.39%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 471 (60.93%) DNS
2 338 (43.73%) TCP/IP
3 295 (38.16%) HTTP
4 227 (29.37%) Firewall
5 213 (27.55%) Internet
6 163 (21.09%) FTP
7 161 (20.83%) DHCP
8 160 (20.70%) VPN
9 123 (15.91%) WAN
10 112 (14.49%) LAN
11 100 (12.94%) IMAP
12 99 (12.81%) SAN
13 92 (11.90%) SSL
14 91 (11.77%) VoIP
15 84 (10.87%) LDAP
16 78 (10.09%) Network Security
17 76 (9.83%) VLAN
18 74 (9.57%) BGP
19 66 (8.54%) HTTPS
19 66 (8.54%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (23.42%) MySQL
2 173 (22.38%) SQL Server
3 66 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 54 (6.99%) Relational Database
5 53 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (2.33%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (1.16%) QlikView
7 9 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.03%) Jackrabbit
9 6 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.65%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.65%) Big Data
11 4 (0.52%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.26%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (4.14%) Subversion
2 30 (3.88%) Jenkins
3 28 (3.62%) Git (software)
4 21 (2.72%) Visual Studio
5 20 (2.59%) JIRA
6 13 (1.68%) Maven
7 11 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (1.42%) Fiddler
8 10 (1.29%) TeamCity
9 9 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (1.03%) JUnit
10 8 (1.03%) Log4j
10 8 (1.03%) NUnit
11 6 (0.78%) MSBuild
11 6 (0.78%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.65%) ReSharper
12 5 (0.65%) NCrunch
13 4 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.39%) Ant
14 3 (0.39%) Eclipse
General
1 78 (10.09%) Telecoms
2 48 (6.21%) Finance
3 47 (6.08%) Front Office
4 35 (4.53%) Games
5 33 (4.27%) Retail
6 21 (2.72%) French Language
7 20 (2.59%) Advertising
8 15 (1.94%) Back Office
8 15 (1.94%) German Language
9 13 (1.68%) Marketing
9 13 (1.68%) Dutch Language
10 12 (1.55%) Legal
10 12 (1.55%) Billing
11 11 (1.42%) Publishing
12 10 (1.29%) Law
13 5 (0.65%) Banking
13 5 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.39%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.39%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 131 (16.95%) Administrator
2 113 (14.62%) Analyst
3 106 (13.71%) Systems Administrator
4 78 (10.09%) Developer
5 72 (9.31%) Network Engineer
5 72 (9.31%) Linux Administrator
6 63 (8.15%) Support Engineer
7 55 (7.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 46 (5.95%) Consultant
8 46 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
9 43 (5.56%) BizTalk Developer
10 39 (5.05%) Support Analyst
11 36 (4.66%) Technical Support
12 33 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
13 30 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 30 (3.88%) IT Support
14 29 (3.75%) Security Engineer
15 27 (3.49%) Architect
15 27 (3.49%) Applications Support
16 23 (2.98%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (15.01%) .NET
2 64 (8.28%) .NET Framework
3 59 (7.63%) WCF
4 48 (6.21%) Entity Framework
5 47 (6.08%) EDI
5 47 (6.08%) JMS
6 46 (5.95%) HTML
7 45 (5.82%) Web Services
8 42 (5.43%) EDIFACT
9 39 (5.05%) jQuery
10 35 (4.53%) XML
11 34 (4.40%) CSS
12 31 (4.01%) LAMP
13 30 (3.88%) MAPI
14 28 (3.62%) Ajax
15 27 (3.49%) SOAP
16 19 (2.46%) J2EE
17 13 (1.68%) ASP.NET
17 13 (1.68%) Memcached
18 11 (1.42%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 78 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (9.31%) Clustering
3 66 (8.54%) Computer Science
4 34 (4.40%) Open Source
5 26 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 25 (3.23%) Replication
7 24 (3.10%) Blackberry
8 21 (2.72%) Mathematics
9 16 (2.07%) iPhone
9 16 (2.07%) PDA
10 14 (1.81%) Wiki
10 14 (1.81%) CESG
11 12 (1.55%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.42%) Public Cloud
13 10 (1.29%) PKI
14 9 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (1.03%) Mobile App
15 8 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
16 6 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
16 6 (0.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 408 (52.78%) Windows
2 380 (49.16%) Linux
3 131 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 124 (16.04%) UNIX
5 100 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 81 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 76 (9.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 66 (8.54%) CentOS
9 59 (7.63%) Ubuntu
10 55 (7.12%) Solaris
11 52 (6.73%) Debian
12 38 (4.92%) Windows 7
13 35 (4.53%) Windows XP
14 32 (4.14%) Android
15 27 (3.49%) Windows 8
16 23 (2.98%) Windows Vista
17 13 (1.68%) Apple iOS
18 10 (1.29%) Mac OS
19 7 (0.91%) Mac OS X
20 4 (0.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (19.66%) ITIL
2 145 (18.76%) Load Balancing
3 73 (9.44%) Configuration Management
4 62 (8.02%) Web Application Development
5 51 (6.60%) MVC
6 49 (6.34%) SIEM
7 45 (5.82%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (5.56%) Migration
9 42 (5.43%) Mentoring
9 42 (5.43%) Kalman Filter
10 37 (4.79%) Performance Tuning
10 37 (4.79%) Project Management
11 36 (4.66%) Software Engineering
12 35 (4.53%) Network Design
13 34 (4.40%) Capacity Planning
14 30 (3.88%) Service Delivery
15 29 (3.75%) DevOps
16 25 (3.23%) CRM
17 24 (3.10%) Network Management
17 24 (3.10%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (21.47%) SQL
2 142 (18.37%) Perl
3 89 (11.51%) Python
3 89 (11.51%) Java
4 71 (9.18%) C#
5 70 (9.06%) PowerShell
6 59 (7.63%) PHP
7 58 (7.50%) Bash Shell
8 50 (6.47%) JavaScript
9 42 (5.43%) ActionScript
9 42 (5.43%) ActionScript 2.0
10 33 (4.27%) Ruby
11 27 (3.49%) Shell Script
12 25 (3.23%) VBScript
13 17 (2.20%) VB.NET
14 13 (1.68%) Bourne shell
15 11 (1.42%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.03%) C
16 8 (1.03%) ECMAScript
17 6 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 100 (12.94%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (11.77%) Degree
3 79 (10.22%) CCNA
4 53 (6.86%) Security Cleared
5 41 (5.30%) CCNP
6 38 (4.92%) SC Cleared
7 35 (4.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 33 (4.27%) DV Cleared
9 26 (3.36%) CISSP
10 22 (2.85%) MCSE
11 13 (1.68%) MCSA
12 12 (1.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 10 (1.29%) MCP
13 10 (1.29%) CEH
14 7 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.78%) CCIE
15 6 (0.78%) GCIA
15 6 (0.78%) CCSA
16 5 (0.65%) GIAC
16 5 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (9.18%) SLA
2 30 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.20%) QA
4 12 (1.55%) COBIT
5 6 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.13%) HL7
System Software
1 224 (28.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 187 (24.19%) Active Directory
3 111 (14.36%) Hyper-V
4 65 (8.41%) NFS
5 50 (6.47%) iptables
6 47 (6.08%) vSphere
7 43 (5.56%) Samba
8 42 (5.43%) VMware ESX
9 41 (5.30%) IMail Server
10 39 (5.05%) Terminal Services
11 36 (4.66%) Xen
12 35 (4.53%) VMware ESXi
13 27 (3.49%) Sendmail
14 24 (3.10%) Postfix
15 22 (2.85%) KVM
16 17 (2.20%) VirtualBox
17 16 (2.07%) Varnish
17 16 (2.07%) Snort
18 14 (1.81%) XenApp
19 11 (1.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 83 (10.74%) Puppet
2 75 (9.70%) Nagios
3 39 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (3.62%) Cacti
5 21 (2.72%) Backup Exec
6 20 (2.59%) ZABBIX
6 20 (2.59%) SCCM
7 16 (2.07%) Norton AntiVirus
8 15 (1.94%) Tivoli
9 13 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
9 13 (1.68%) Sysprep
10 12 (1.55%) FortiGate
10 12 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 11 (1.42%) SCOM
11 11 (1.42%) Zenoss
12 9 (1.16%) MIMEsweeper
12 9 (1.16%) yum
12 9 (1.16%) WSUS
12 9 (1.16%) Icinga
13 8 (1.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 307 (39.72%) Microsoft
2 287 (37.13%) VMware
3 195 (25.23%) Cisco
4 99 (12.81%) Red Hat
5 77 (9.96%) Juniper
6 64 (8.28%) Citrix
7 60 (7.76%) Oracle
8 55 (7.12%) HP
9 50 (6.47%) CheckPoint
10 43 (5.56%) F5
11 42 (5.43%) Symantec
12 36 (4.66%) NetApp
13 30 (3.88%) Apple
14 21 (2.72%) Nokia
14 21 (2.72%) BT
15 20 (2.59%) Fortinet
15 20 (2.59%) CommVault
16 19 (2.46%) McAfee
16 19 (2.46%) Veeam
16 19 (2.46%) AppDynamics
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