The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 495 442 430
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -12
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 136 226 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.46% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 2.93% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 102 195 164
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,928 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £65,000 £56,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
SMTP
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7784 7723 8459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.42% 15.76% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6501 6328 6984
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in London

SMTP
Salary Trend in London

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

SMTP Salary Trend in London

SMTP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

SMTP Salary Histogram in London

SMTP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
City of London -3 22 £66,250 +20.45% 3
Canary Wharf - 8 £65,000 -
Bermondsey - 5 - -
Southwark - 1 £41,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £59,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 219 (74.24%) DNS
2 195 (66.10%) Windows
3 173 (58.64%) Linux
4 129 (43.73%) VMware
5 127 (43.05%) TCP/IP
6 122 (41.36%) Microsoft
7 100 (33.90%) Firewall
8 98 (33.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 96 (32.54%) HTTP
10 94 (31.86%) Active Directory
11 91 (30.85%) Cisco
12 84 (28.47%) VPN
13 81 (27.46%) Apache
14 80 (27.12%) MySQL
15 75 (25.42%) Red Hat
16 74 (25.08%) FTP
17 71 (24.07%) DHCP
18 70 (23.73%) ITIL
19 66 (22.37%) MS Exchange
20 64 (21.69%) Internet
21 62 (21.02%) MS Excel
22 60 (20.34%) UNIX
22 60 (20.34%) IIS
23 56 (18.98%) SQL Server
24 55 (18.64%) Perl
24 55 (18.64%) VoIP
25 54 (18.31%) LAN
26 52 (17.63%) WAN
26 52 (17.63%) Configuration Management
26 52 (17.63%) Telecoms

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 81 (27.46%) Apache
2 66 (22.37%) MS Exchange
3 60 (20.34%) IIS
4 33 (11.19%) nginx
5 28 (9.49%) SharePoint
6 27 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 25 (8.47%) Tomcat
8 24 (8.14%) Lync
9 17 (5.76%) Confluence
10 16 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (4.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 10 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (2.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (2.71%) SAS
14 6 (2.03%) JBoss
15 4 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (1.02%) Moodle
16 3 (1.02%) ColdFusion
16 3 (1.02%) WordPress
16 3 (1.02%) Node.js
Applications
1 62 (21.02%) MS Excel
2 28 (9.49%) MS Office
3 16 (5.42%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.85%) Office 365
2 24 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (5.42%) PaaS
4 14 (4.75%) SaaS
5 11 (3.73%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (2.71%) Amazon S3
6 8 (2.71%) CloudFront
6 8 (2.71%) Route 53
6 8 (2.71%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (1.02%) Mimecast
9 3 (1.02%) Rackspace Cloud
9 3 (1.02%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 219 (74.24%) DNS
2 127 (43.05%) TCP/IP
3 100 (33.90%) Firewall
4 96 (32.54%) HTTP
5 84 (28.47%) VPN
6 74 (25.08%) FTP
7 71 (24.07%) DHCP
8 64 (21.69%) Internet
9 55 (18.64%) VoIP
10 54 (18.31%) LAN
11 52 (17.63%) WAN
12 45 (15.25%) HTTPS
13 43 (14.58%) SAN
14 42 (14.24%) MPLS
14 42 (14.24%) Cisco IOS
15 40 (13.56%) LDAP
16 35 (11.86%) SSL
17 34 (11.53%) IMAP
17 34 (11.53%) NAS
18 31 (10.51%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (27.12%) MySQL
2 56 (18.98%) SQL Server
3 18 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (4.75%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (3.05%) QlikView
7 8 (2.71%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.71%) Jackrabbit
7 8 (2.71%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.36%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.02%) Big Data
9 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.68%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.34%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (6.44%) Subversion
1 19 (6.44%) JIRA
1 19 (6.44%) Git (software)
2 18 (6.10%) Jenkins
3 11 (3.73%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.05%) TeamCity
5 8 (2.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (2.71%) JUnit
5 8 (2.71%) Log4j
6 7 (2.37%) NUnit
7 5 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.69%) Fiddler
7 5 (1.69%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.69%) MSBuild
8 4 (1.36%) NCrunch
8 4 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.02%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.02%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.02%) Ant
9 3 (1.02%) NSubstitute
General
1 52 (17.63%) Telecoms
2 34 (11.53%) Finance
3 23 (7.80%) Retail
4 17 (5.76%) Games
5 13 (4.41%) French Language
6 11 (3.73%) Legal
7 9 (3.05%) Law
7 9 (3.05%) Billing
8 8 (2.71%) Publishing
9 6 (2.03%) Front Office
10 5 (1.69%) Advertising
11 4 (1.36%) Banking
12 3 (1.02%) Marketing
13 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 68 (23.05%) Administrator
2 59 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 32 (10.85%) Network Engineer
4 29 (9.83%) Analyst
5 25 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
5 25 (8.47%) Technical Support
5 25 (8.47%) Linux Administrator
6 24 (8.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 21 (7.12%) Technical Advisor
7 21 (7.12%) Graduate
7 21 (7.12%) Systems Engineer
8 20 (6.78%) Architect
9 17 (5.76%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (4.75%) Network Architect
10 14 (4.75%) Developer
11 13 (4.41%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 12 (4.07%) Technical Manager
13 11 (3.73%) Support Engineer
14 10 (3.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 10 (3.39%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.49%) .NET
2 27 (9.15%) LAMP
3 23 (7.80%) XML
3 23 (7.80%) CSS
4 21 (7.12%) HTML
5 19 (6.44%) Ajax
6 15 (5.08%) SOAP
7 14 (4.75%) Web Services
8 13 (4.41%) Memcached
9 12 (4.07%) J2EE
10 10 (3.39%) .NET Framework
11 9 (3.05%) JSP
11 9 (3.05%) Servlets
12 8 (2.71%) ASP.NET
12 8 (2.71%) DOM
12 8 (2.71%) XSL
12 8 (2.71%) JSF
12 8 (2.71%) Hibernate
12 8 (2.71%) Lucene
12 8 (2.71%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.85%) Computer Science
2 22 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.44%) Open Source
4 16 (5.42%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.75%) Wiki
6 11 (3.73%) Mathematics
6 11 (3.73%) Replication
6 11 (3.73%) Clustering
7 10 (3.39%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.37%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.03%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.69%) Social Media
10 5 (1.69%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.36%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (1.02%) User Experience
12 3 (1.02%) PKI
12 3 (1.02%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 195 (66.10%) Windows
2 173 (58.64%) Linux
3 60 (20.34%) UNIX
4 51 (17.29%) CentOS
5 48 (16.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (14.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (12.54%) Ubuntu
8 28 (9.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (7.46%) Solaris
9 22 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (5.08%) Windows 7
11 14 (4.75%) Debian
12 11 (3.73%) Windows XP
13 9 (3.05%) Android
14 8 (2.71%) Apple iOS
15 6 (2.03%) Mac OS X
16 4 (1.36%) Windows 8
17 3 (1.02%) Windows Vista
18 1 (0.34%) OpenSolaris
18 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (23.73%) ITIL
2 52 (17.63%) Configuration Management
3 36 (12.20%) Load Balancing
4 27 (9.15%) Performance Tuning
4 27 (9.15%) Mentoring
5 23 (7.80%) E-Commerce
5 23 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (7.12%) Project Management
7 18 (6.10%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (5.76%) Project Planning
8 17 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (5.76%) Network Design
8 17 (5.76%) DevOps
9 16 (5.42%) Kalman Filter
9 16 (5.42%) Migration
9 16 (5.42%) Service Delivery
10 15 (5.08%) Service Management
10 15 (5.08%) Coaching
11 14 (4.75%) Data Management
11 14 (4.75%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (18.64%) Perl
2 43 (14.58%) SQL
3 40 (13.56%) Java
3 40 (13.56%) Bash Shell
4 38 (12.88%) Python
5 35 (11.86%) PowerShell
6 26 (8.81%) JavaScript
7 24 (8.14%) PHP
8 16 (5.42%) Shell Script
9 12 (4.07%) C#
10 11 (3.73%) VBScript
11 9 (3.05%) Ruby
12 8 (2.71%) ECMAScript
12 8 (2.71%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.69%) C
14 3 (1.02%) Korn
14 3 (1.02%) F#
14 3 (1.02%) Bourne shell
14 3 (1.02%) C-shell
14 3 (1.02%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (14.24%) Degree
3 36 (12.20%) CCNA
4 11 (3.73%) CCNP
5 9 (3.05%) CISSP
6 8 (2.71%) CEH
6 8 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.37%) MCSE
8 5 (1.69%) PMP
8 5 (1.69%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.36%) MCP
9 4 (1.36%) CCIE
10 3 (1.02%) LPIC
10 3 (1.02%) MCITP
10 3 (1.02%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.02%) CCSA
11 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.68%) CISM
11 2 (0.68%) HND
12 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.83%) SLA
2 12 (4.07%) COBIT
3 2 (0.68%) QA
3 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) HL7
System Software
1 98 (33.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 94 (31.86%) Active Directory
3 37 (12.54%) NFS
4 36 (12.20%) Hyper-V
5 30 (10.17%) VMware ESX
6 26 (8.81%) Terminal Services
7 20 (6.78%) iptables
8 16 (5.42%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (5.42%) VirtualBox
8 16 (5.42%) Samba
9 15 (5.08%) vSphere
10 13 (4.41%) Varnish
11 11 (3.73%) Sendmail
12 10 (3.39%) Postfix
12 10 (3.39%) Xen
13 9 (3.05%) Squid
13 9 (3.05%) XenApp
13 9 (3.05%) XenDesktop
14 6 (2.03%) IMail Server
15 5 (1.69%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 51 (17.29%) Puppet
2 48 (16.27%) Nagios
3 29 (9.83%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (6.78%) Cacti
5 19 (6.44%) ZABBIX
6 15 (5.08%) SCCM
6 15 (5.08%) Tivoli
7 14 (4.75%) McAfee ePO
8 13 (4.41%) Sysprep
9 10 (3.39%) SCOM
10 9 (3.05%) WSUS
11 8 (2.71%) NetBackup
12 5 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (1.69%) MIMEsweeper
12 5 (1.69%) Capistrano
12 5 (1.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 5 (1.69%) Vagrant
12 5 (1.69%) logstash
13 4 (1.36%) Ansible
13 4 (1.36%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 129 (43.73%) VMware
2 122 (41.36%) Microsoft
3 91 (30.85%) Cisco
4 75 (25.42%) Red Hat
5 40 (13.56%) Juniper
6 39 (13.22%) Oracle
7 36 (12.20%) HP
7 36 (12.20%) Citrix
8 33 (11.19%) F5
9 29 (9.83%) NetApp
10 24 (8.14%) CheckPoint
11 21 (7.12%) Nokia
11 21 (7.12%) BT
12 19 (6.44%) AppDynamics
13 14 (4.75%) hybris
13 14 (4.75%) McAfee
13 14 (4.75%) Symantec
14 12 (4.07%) EMC
14 12 (4.07%) Fortinet
15 9 (3.05%) Intel
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