The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 40 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 2 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.79% 5.81% 8.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 28.57% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 13
Average salary £34,500 £42,375 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.58% +0.89%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.77% +5.62%
SMTP
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 35 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 19.76% 20.35% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 38 33 50
Average salary £34,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

SMTP
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Gloucester

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Apache
2 9 (90.00%) SNMP
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) LDAP
3 8 (80.00%) HTTP
3 8 (80.00%) MySQL
4 7 (70.00%) Perl
4 7 (70.00%) Solaris
4 7 (70.00%) Kerberos
4 7 (70.00%) Ethernet
4 7 (70.00%) Python
4 7 (70.00%) UNIX
4 7 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (70.00%) Nagios
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Zenoss
4 7 (70.00%) qmail
4 7 (70.00%) Open Source
4 7 (70.00%) Bourne shell
4 7 (70.00%) yum
4 7 (70.00%) Puppet
4 7 (70.00%) Software Deployment
4 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 9 (90.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) SNMP
1 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) HTTP
2 8 (80.00%) LDAP
3 7 (70.00%) Ethernet
3 7 (70.00%) Kerberos
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) SSL
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) Telnet
5 1 (10.00%) FTP
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 7 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Perl Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Open Source
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Solaris
2 7 (70.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Software Deployment
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Perl
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) Bourne shell
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) qmail
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Nagios
1 7 (70.00%) Zenoss
1 7 (70.00%) yum
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
1 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper