The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 50 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.32% - 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% - 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £53,750 - £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%
SMTP
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 54 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.57% 13.92% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 43 49 57
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £44,700 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SMTP
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Portsmouth

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) HTTP
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) CCNA
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (50.00%) SAN
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) Dell
5 5 (50.00%) Internet
5 5 (50.00%) IIS
5 5 (50.00%) HTTPS
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (50.00%) Google
5 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (40.00%) DevOps
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (40.00%) vSphere
6 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (40.00%) Network Security

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) HTTP
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 5 (50.00%) Internet
3 5 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (40.00%) DMZ
4 4 (40.00%) FTP
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) X.400
5 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) Redis
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) CESG
3 3 (30.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNA
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) CISSP
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) RHCE
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Docker
3 2 (20.00%) LXC
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Dell
2 5 (50.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) VMware