The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 143 125 116
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -9
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 4 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.15% 1.02% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 3.23% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 11
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
SMTP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
911 806 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.09% 31.65% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 463 548 492
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SMTP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Reading

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 24 (63.16%) Degree
2 20 (52.63%) HTTP
3 19 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 19 (50.00%) Windows
4 18 (47.37%) IMAP
5 17 (44.74%) Internet
6 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 15 (39.47%) SQL
8 14 (36.84%) VMware
8 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (34.21%) Computer Science
9 13 (34.21%) Telecoms
9 13 (34.21%) .NET
9 13 (34.21%) IIS
9 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (34.21%) LDAP
10 11 (28.95%) C++
10 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
10 11 (28.95%) SOAP
10 11 (28.95%) QA
11 10 (26.32%) DNS
11 10 (26.32%) SSL
12 9 (23.68%) SAN
12 9 (23.68%) Broadband
12 9 (23.68%) C#
12 9 (23.68%) Benchmarking
12 9 (23.68%) SMPP
12 9 (23.68%) SNMP
12 9 (23.68%) M3UA
12 9 (23.68%) NAS

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 13 (34.21%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (52.63%) HTTP
2 19 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 18 (47.37%) IMAP
4 17 (44.74%) Internet
5 13 (34.21%) LDAP
6 10 (26.32%) DNS
6 10 (26.32%) SSL
7 9 (23.68%) Broadband
7 9 (23.68%) SAN
7 9 (23.68%) NAS
7 9 (23.68%) SCTP
7 9 (23.68%) SMPP
7 9 (23.68%) SNMP
7 9 (23.68%) M3UA
8 7 (18.42%) OSPF
8 7 (18.42%) BGP
8 7 (18.42%) EIGRP
8 7 (18.42%) IGRP
8 7 (18.42%) TACACS
8 7 (18.42%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) WebLOAD
1 9 (23.68%) AQtime
2 3 (7.89%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (34.21%) Telecoms
2 9 (23.68%) Marketing
3 6 (15.79%) Finance
4 4 (10.53%) Publishing
4 4 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Design Engineer
1 9 (23.68%) Senior Design Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Test Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Network Security Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Security Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Network Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Performance Test Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Performance Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Support
5 3 (7.89%) Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) .NET
2 11 (28.95%) SOAP
3 9 (23.68%) MAPI
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 4 (10.53%) Web Services
5 2 (5.26%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Computer Science
2 9 (23.68%) Smartphone
3 4 (10.53%) PKI
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Benchmarking
3 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.53%) Change Control
5 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.53%) Operations Management
5 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps
7 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.26%) Network Management
7 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.26%) Network Design
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) Scrum
7 2 (5.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) C++
3 9 (23.68%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) Java
5 2 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) QA
2 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.68%) VMware ESX
3 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
4 4 (10.53%) Terminal Services
4 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.63%) qmail
5 1 (2.63%) KVM
5 1 (2.63%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
1 3 (7.89%) Backup Exec
1 3 (7.89%) PureDisk
2 2 (5.26%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (5.26%) HP NNM
3 1 (2.63%) WMI
3 1 (2.63%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 14 (36.84%) VMware
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco
4 7 (18.42%) F5
5 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
6 4 (10.53%) Pegasus
6 4 (10.53%) Fujitsu
7 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.26%) HP
7 2 (5.26%) Juniper
8 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
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