The table below looks at the statistics for SpamAssassin skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SpamAssassin over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache SpamAssassin
Rank 609 - 639
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SpamAssassin 9 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% - 0.004%
As % of the System Software category 0.18% - 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £25,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary - - -
SpamAssassin
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4984 4412 4802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.12% 9.72% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4384 3859 4216
Average salary £46,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

SpamAssassin
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SpamAssassin across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

SpamAssassin Jobs Demand Trend in London

SpamAssassin
Salary Trend in London

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

SpamAssassin Salary Trend in London

SpamAssassin
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpamAssassin within the London region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
(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 - 4 £25,000 -
Harrow - 1 - -
SpamAssassin
England

SpamAssassin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SpamAssassin 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 SpamAssassin.

1 17 (94.44%) UNIX
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Perl
3 9 (50.00%) C++
3 9 (50.00%) MySQL
3 9 (50.00%) DNS
3 9 (50.00%) Sophos
3 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
4 7 (38.89%) SMTP
4 7 (38.89%) IMAP
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) Games
6 5 (27.78%) SSL
6 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 4 (22.22%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) Nagios
7 4 (22.22%) OSPF
7 4 (22.22%) BGP
7 4 (22.22%) Apache
7 4 (22.22%) Python
7 4 (22.22%) FreeBSD
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) Debian
7 4 (22.22%) OpenBSD
7 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (22.22%) Web Design
7 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (22.22%) Zope
7 4 (22.22%) Plone

SpamAssassin
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SpamAssassin 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 SpamAssassin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Apache
1 4 (22.22%) Zope
1 4 (22.22%) Plone
1 4 (22.22%) nginx
1 4 (22.22%) ejabberd
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) SMTP
2 7 (38.89%) IMAP
3 5 (27.78%) SSL
3 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
4 4 (22.22%) OSPF
4 4 (22.22%) BGP
4 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (22.22%) SSH
4 4 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (22.22%) Network Security
4 4 (22.22%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (22.22%) OpenVPN
5 3 (16.67%) POP3
6 2 (11.11%) VPN
6 2 (11.11%) IPsec
7 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (22.22%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Emacs
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Games
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Junior
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) UNIX
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) FreeBSD
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Debian
2 4 (22.22%) OpenBSD
2 4 (22.22%) Solaris
2 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 2 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Web Design
1 4 (22.22%) Web Development
1 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security
2 3 (16.67%) OOP
2 3 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Security
3 2 (11.11%) QMS
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.11%) SIEM
3 2 (11.11%) Cyber Security
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Perl
2 9 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) CEH
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) BS7799
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Varnish
1 4 (22.22%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Nagios
1 4 (22.22%) HAProxy
1 4 (22.22%) Ansible
1 4 (22.22%) Ganeti
1 4 (22.22%) Bacula
2 3 (16.67%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Sophos
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) Postini
4 3 (16.67%) Webroot
4 3 (16.67%) Websense
4 3 (16.67%) Clearswift
5 2 (11.11%) McAfee
5 2 (11.11%) Tripwire
6 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg