The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 82 82 80
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.35% 0.70% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.76% 3.25% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
SMTP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
227 246 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.79% 21.64% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 173 207 148
Average salary £39,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SMTP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Essex

SMTP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) CMS
1 5 (100.00%) WFM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Telephony Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) WFM
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya