The first table below looks at the demand for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 85 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 12 43 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.26% 4.34% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 14.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 0
Average salary £42,250 £42,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
220 299 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.18% 30.20% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 195 239 161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMTP
South West

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SMTP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

SMTP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +1 7 £42,000 - 2
Cheltenham -15 5 £42,500 +13.33%
SMTP
South West

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 25 (71.43%) HTTP
2 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) FTP
3 19 (54.29%) Finance
3 19 (54.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (54.29%) C#
3 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
3 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
3 19 (54.29%) .NET
4 16 (45.71%) Linux
5 15 (42.86%) Apache
5 15 (42.86%) Python
5 15 (42.86%) LDAP
5 15 (42.86%) SNMP
5 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 15 (42.86%) MySQL
5 15 (42.86%) Perl
5 15 (42.86%) Open Source
5 15 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (40.00%) Firewall
6 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 14 (40.00%) Nagios
6 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (40.00%) TDD
6 14 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 14 (40.00%) Kerberos
6 14 (40.00%) C
6 14 (40.00%) Ethernet
6 14 (40.00%) Zenoss
6 14 (40.00%) qmail

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 15 (42.86%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) HTTP
2 20 (57.14%) FTP
3 15 (42.86%) LDAP
3 15 (42.86%) SNMP
3 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 14 (40.00%) Firewall
4 14 (40.00%) Kerberos
4 14 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 9 (25.71%) SMPP
6 2 (5.71%) DNS
6 2 (5.71%) TELNET
7 1 (2.86%) SSH
7 1 (2.86%) SSL
7 1 (2.86%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (42.86%) MySQL
2 15 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (34.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (94.29%) Developer
2 19 (54.29%) .NET Developer
3 12 (34.29%) Software Developer
3 12 (34.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Perl Developer
4 7 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
1 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 12 (34.29%) HTML
2 12 (34.29%) XML
2 12 (34.29%) CSS
2 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (2.86%) RESTful
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Open Source
2 12 (34.29%) Mobile App
3 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Linux
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (20.00%) UNIX
5 7 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (40.00%) TDD
1 14 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 14 (40.00%) Software Deployment
2 12 (34.29%) Mobile Application Development
3 8 (22.86%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Information Security
5 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) C#
2 15 (42.86%) Python
2 15 (42.86%) Perl
3 14 (40.00%) C
4 13 (37.14%) SQL
5 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
5 12 (34.29%) XQuery
5 12 (34.29%) XPath
6 8 (22.86%) C++
7 7 (20.00%) Bourne shell
8 5 (14.29%) VB
9 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (40.00%) qmail
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) Nagios
1 14 (40.00%) Zenoss
1 14 (40.00%) YUM
1 14 (40.00%) Puppet
1 14 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (34.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) VMware