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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 99 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.50% 0.24% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.84% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £23,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -6.97%
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
211 274 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.73% 21.49% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 151 210 142
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) MS Office
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Vista
3 6 (66.67%) IMAP
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (66.67%) Draytek
3 6 (66.67%) PDA
3 6 (66.67%) VLAN
3 6 (66.67%) Android
3 6 (66.67%) iPhone
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Office
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 6 (66.67%) DMZ
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) IMAP
2 6 (66.67%) VLAN
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) NAS
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) IT Support
1 6 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Systems Support
1 6 (66.67%) Systems Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior IT Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 6 (66.67%) iPhone
1 6 (66.67%) PDA
2 3 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Android
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) NFS
4 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Apple
2 6 (66.67%) Draytek
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Veeam
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) arcserve
5 1 (11.11%) Intel Security