The table below looks at the statistics for SpamAssassin skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SpamAssassin over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache SpamAssassin
Rank 863 - 883
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SpamAssassin 12 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% - 0.004%
As % of the System Software category 0.10% - 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Average salary £29,250 - £41,250
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 - -
SpamAssassin
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11584 9966 11239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.87% 10.01% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9678 8531 9773
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

SpamAssassin
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SpamAssassin across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

SpamAssassin Jobs Demand Trend in England

SpamAssassin
Salary Trend in England

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

SpamAssassin Salary Trend in England

SpamAssassin
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SpamAssassin across the England region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

SpamAssassin Salary Histogram in England

SpamAssassin
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpamAssassin within the England region over the 3 months to 15 September 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 - 11 £30,000 -
North West - 1 £28,500 -
SpamAssassin
UK

SpamAssassin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing SpamAssassin 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 SpamAssassin.

1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) UNIX
3 11 (52.38%) Perl
3 11 (52.38%) Sophos
4 10 (47.62%) DNS
4 10 (47.62%) Finance
5 9 (42.86%) MySQL
6 8 (38.10%) C++
7 7 (33.33%) SMTP
7 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 7 (33.33%) IMAP
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco
8 6 (28.57%) Games
8 6 (28.57%) Information Security
9 5 (23.81%) SSL
9 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 5 (23.81%) Windows
9 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
10 4 (19.05%) Web Design
10 4 (19.05%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
10 4 (19.05%) Web Development
10 4 (19.05%) Degree
10 4 (19.05%) Network Security
10 4 (19.05%) nginx
10 4 (19.05%) Asterisk PBX
10 4 (19.05%) Varnish
10 4 (19.05%) OpenVPN
10 4 (19.05%) MariaDB

SpamAssassin
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing SpamAssassin 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 SpamAssassin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) Apache
1 4 (19.05%) Zope
1 4 (19.05%) Plone
1 4 (19.05%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) DNS
2 7 (33.33%) SMTP
2 7 (33.33%) IMAP
3 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
3 5 (23.81%) SSL
4 4 (19.05%) OSPF
4 4 (19.05%) BGP
4 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (19.05%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security
4 4 (19.05%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (19.05%) OpenVPN
4 4 (19.05%) SSH
5 3 (14.29%) POP3
6 2 (9.52%) IPsec
6 2 (9.52%) VPN
7 1 (4.76%) Internet
7 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (19.05%) MariaDB
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Emacs
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Games
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Junior
4 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Information Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) UNIX
3 5 (23.81%) Windows
4 4 (19.05%) Solaris
4 4 (19.05%) FreeBSD
4 4 (19.05%) Debian
4 4 (19.05%) OpenBSD
4 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
5 2 (9.52%) AIX
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Information Security
2 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (19.05%) Web Development
3 4 (19.05%) Web Design
4 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 3 (14.29%) OOP
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) SIEM
5 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
5 2 (9.52%) Computer Security
5 2 (9.52%) QMS
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Perl
2 8 (38.10%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 4 (19.05%) Python
5 3 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) C
7 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) CISSP
2 3 (14.29%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) BS7799
2 2 (9.52%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Varnish
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Nagios
1 4 (19.05%) HAProxy
1 4 (19.05%) Ansible
2 3 (14.29%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Sophos
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) Websense
4 3 (14.29%) Clearswift
4 3 (14.29%) Webroot
4 3 (14.29%) Postini
5 2 (9.52%) Tripwire
5 2 (9.52%) McAfee
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) VMware