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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 458 476 495
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +19
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 158 138 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.21% 2.05% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 147 131 115
Average salary £42,250 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.72% +7.50%
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
7146 6724 8593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.22% 15.92% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6040 5443 7277
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -25 33 £45,000 -21.73% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £45,000 -
Romford - 3 £32,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Barnet - 1 £26,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £60,000 -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 223 (73.36%) Windows
2 215 (70.72%) DNS
3 193 (63.49%) Linux
4 149 (49.01%) TCP/IP
5 140 (46.05%) Microsoft
6 127 (41.78%) Firewall
7 119 (39.14%) VMware
8 109 (35.86%) VPN
9 108 (35.53%) Active Directory
10 102 (33.55%) Apache
11 97 (31.91%) Cisco
11 97 (31.91%) HTTP
12 95 (31.25%) DHCP
13 92 (30.26%) MS Exchange
14 82 (26.97%) LAN
15 80 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
16 79 (25.99%) MySQL
17 78 (25.66%) FTP
18 75 (24.67%) Red Hat
19 68 (22.37%) WAN
20 67 (22.04%) IIS
21 65 (21.38%) ITIL
22 62 (20.39%) Internet
23 59 (19.41%) SQL Server
24 57 (18.75%) UNIX
25 56 (18.42%) Telecoms
26 55 (18.09%) MPLS
26 55 (18.09%) Load Balancing
27 54 (17.76%) SAN
28 53 (17.43%) SSH

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 102 (33.55%) Apache
2 92 (30.26%) MS Exchange
3 67 (22.04%) IIS
4 34 (11.18%) nginx
5 27 (8.88%) SharePoint
6 26 (8.55%) Tomcat
7 21 (6.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (3.62%) Confluence
11 10 (3.29%) Adobe CQ
12 9 (2.96%) Lync
13 7 (2.30%) JBoss
13 7 (2.30%) SAS
14 6 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (1.97%) Lotus Domino
15 5 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 4 (1.32%) Zope
16 4 (1.32%) Plone
16 4 (1.32%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 48 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 27 (8.88%) MS Office
3 3 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.99%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.33%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.66%) ResourceLink
1 2 (0.66%) Agresso
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.28%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (3.95%) Amazon S3
3 12 (3.95%) Route 53
4 11 (3.62%) Office 365
5 8 (2.63%) SaaS
6 5 (1.64%) PaaS
7 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (1.32%) CloudFront
7 4 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.99%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.33%) IaaS
9 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 215 (70.72%) DNS
2 149 (49.01%) TCP/IP
3 127 (41.78%) Firewall
4 109 (35.86%) VPN
5 97 (31.91%) HTTP
6 95 (31.25%) DHCP
7 82 (26.97%) LAN
8 78 (25.66%) FTP
9 68 (22.37%) WAN
10 62 (20.39%) Internet
11 55 (18.09%) MPLS
12 54 (17.76%) SAN
13 53 (17.43%) SSH
14 51 (16.78%) LDAP
15 50 (16.45%) SSL
16 46 (15.13%) Ethernet
17 45 (14.80%) VoIP
18 43 (14.14%) Cisco IOS
19 36 (11.84%) NAS
20 31 (10.20%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (25.99%) MySQL
2 59 (19.41%) SQL Server
3 17 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.62%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.29%) Jackrabbit
6 10 (3.29%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.96%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.97%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.97%) QlikView
10 5 (1.64%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.32%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.99%) Big Data
12 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.33%) HBase
14 1 (0.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 33 (10.86%) Subversion
2 31 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.95%) JIRA
5 10 (3.29%) Log4j
5 10 (3.29%) JUnit
5 10 (3.29%) JSHint
5 10 (3.29%) Grunt
6 5 (1.64%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.32%) Emacs
8 3 (0.99%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.99%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.66%) Fiddler
9 2 (0.66%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.33%) NCrunch
10 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.33%) Selenium
10 1 (0.33%) NUnit
General
1 56 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 42 (13.82%) Finance
3 23 (7.57%) Games
4 10 (3.29%) French Language
4 10 (3.29%) Publishing
5 9 (2.96%) Law
6 8 (2.63%) Advertising
7 6 (1.97%) Billing
8 4 (1.32%) Banking
9 3 (0.99%) Marketing
10 2 (0.66%) Retail
10 2 (0.66%) German Language
10 2 (0.66%) Legal
11 1 (0.33%) Back Office
11 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (26.64%) Administrator
2 72 (23.68%) Systems Administrator
3 54 (17.76%) Network Engineer
4 32 (10.53%) Analyst
4 32 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
5 29 (9.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 22 (7.24%) Developer
7 18 (5.92%) Technical Support
8 17 (5.59%) Support Engineer
8 17 (5.59%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (4.93%) Technical Manager
10 14 (4.61%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (4.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 12 (3.95%) Graduate
12 11 (3.62%) Security Analyst
12 11 (3.62%) Account Manager
12 11 (3.62%) Technical Advisor
12 11 (3.62%) Technical Account Manager
13 10 (3.29%) Front-End Developer
14 9 (2.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.16%) CSS
2 33 (10.86%) HTML
3 28 (9.21%) XML
4 26 (8.55%) .NET
5 20 (6.58%) LAMP
6 17 (5.59%) Web Services
7 16 (5.26%) SOAP
8 15 (4.93%) Ajax
9 13 (4.28%) jQuery
10 12 (3.95%) J2EE
11 10 (3.29%) JSF
11 10 (3.29%) Lucene
11 10 (3.29%) OSGi
11 10 (3.29%) JPA
11 10 (3.29%) JCE
11 10 (3.29%) Hibernate
11 10 (3.29%) SAX
11 10 (3.29%) JSP
11 10 (3.29%) Servlets
11 10 (3.29%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.24%) Computer Science
3 19 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.92%) Enterprise Storage
5 17 (5.59%) Open Source
6 16 (5.26%) Replication
7 12 (3.95%) Clustering
7 12 (3.95%) Client/Server
8 10 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.30%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.97%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.32%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.99%) EqualLogic
12 3 (0.99%) PKI
13 2 (0.66%) Wiki
13 2 (0.66%) Physics
13 2 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (0.66%) Social Media
13 2 (0.66%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 223 (73.36%) Windows
2 193 (63.49%) Linux
3 57 (18.75%) UNIX
4 47 (15.46%) CentOS
4 47 (15.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (13.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (12.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (9.21%) Windows 7
8 27 (8.88%) Solaris
9 22 (7.24%) Mac OS X
10 20 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (6.25%) Ubuntu
12 14 (4.61%) Windows XP
13 12 (3.95%) Android
14 10 (3.29%) Apple iOS
14 10 (3.29%) Windows 8
15 6 (1.97%) OpenBSD
15 6 (1.97%) FreeBSD
16 5 (1.64%) Debian
17 4 (1.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (21.38%) ITIL
2 55 (18.09%) Load Balancing
3 33 (10.86%) Configuration Management
4 24 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
5 23 (7.57%) Network Design
5 23 (7.57%) Project Management
5 23 (7.57%) Migration
6 20 (6.58%) Time Management
6 20 (6.58%) Network Management
6 20 (6.58%) E-Commerce
7 19 (6.25%) Service Management
8 18 (5.92%) Network Monitoring
9 16 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (4.61%) Web Development
10 14 (4.61%) ITSM
10 14 (4.61%) Kalman Filter
10 14 (4.61%) Mentoring
10 14 (4.61%) DevOps
11 12 (3.95%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (15.79%) Perl
2 36 (11.84%) Python
3 34 (11.18%) Java
4 33 (10.86%) Bash Shell
5 30 (9.87%) SQL
6 29 (9.54%) PHP
6 29 (9.54%) PowerShell
7 25 (8.22%) JavaScript
8 14 (4.61%) Shell Script
9 10 (3.29%) ECMAScript
10 9 (2.96%) VBScript
11 8 (2.63%) Ruby
11 8 (2.63%) C
12 6 (1.97%) C#
13 5 (1.64%) C++
14 3 (0.99%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.33%) REXX
Qualifications
1 45 (14.80%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (13.49%) Degree
3 25 (8.22%) CCNA
4 24 (7.89%) CCNP
5 17 (5.59%) CCIE
6 14 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (3.95%) MCSE
8 11 (3.62%) PMP
8 11 (3.62%) PMI Certification
9 10 (3.29%) CISSP
10 7 (2.30%) CEH
11 4 (1.32%) MCITP
11 4 (1.32%) MCP
12 3 (0.99%) CCSA
12 3 (0.99%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.66%) LPIC
13 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.66%) MCSA
13 2 (0.66%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.86%) SLA
2 3 (0.99%) QA
2 3 (0.99%) COBIT
3 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 108 (35.53%) Active Directory
2 80 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (15.13%) NFS
4 38 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 28 (9.21%) Terminal Services
6 22 (7.24%) Samba
7 20 (6.58%) Postfix
7 20 (6.58%) vSphere
8 18 (5.92%) VMware ESX
9 16 (5.26%) Firmware
10 15 (4.93%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (4.28%) Varnish
11 13 (4.28%) XenDesktop
12 12 (3.95%) XenApp
13 11 (3.62%) Sendmail
14 9 (2.96%) SpamAssassin
15 5 (1.64%) Xen
16 4 (1.32%) Squid
16 4 (1.32%) Ceph
17 3 (0.99%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 34 (11.18%) Nagios
2 33 (10.86%) Puppet
3 15 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (4.93%) McAfee ePO
4 14 (4.61%) Cacti
5 13 (4.28%) WSUS
6 12 (3.95%) SCCM
6 12 (3.95%) NetBackup
7 11 (3.62%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (2.96%) Tivoli
8 9 (2.96%) ZABBIX
8 9 (2.96%) Sysprep
9 8 (2.63%) Ansible
10 7 (2.30%) SCOM
11 5 (1.64%) logstash
11 5 (1.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (1.64%) MIMEsweeper
12 4 (1.32%) Red Hat Satellite
12 4 (1.32%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.32%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 140 (46.05%) Microsoft
2 119 (39.14%) VMware
3 97 (31.91%) Cisco
4 75 (24.67%) Red Hat
5 47 (15.46%) Oracle
6 44 (14.47%) Citrix
6 44 (14.47%) HP
7 41 (13.49%) Juniper
8 35 (11.51%) F5
9 34 (11.18%) NetApp
10 15 (4.93%) McAfee
11 14 (4.61%) CheckPoint
12 13 (4.28%) Symantec
13 12 (3.95%) EMC
13 12 (3.95%) CommVault
13 12 (3.95%) Nokia
14 11 (3.62%) Adobe
14 11 (3.62%) BT
14 11 (3.62%) SolarWinds
14 11 (3.62%) Fortinet
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