The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 75 74 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.40% 0.27% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% 3.28% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £18,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+129.72% -43.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,305 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +17.17%
SMTP
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 61 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 15.68% 8.10% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 106 52 128
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SMTP
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Oxford

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) SUSE
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Squid
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) ZABBIX
2 3 (75.00%) qmail
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Social Gaming

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SUSE
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Squid
1 3 (75.00%) qmail
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
2 3 (75.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce