The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 65 92 117
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +25
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 63 51 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.80% 2.29% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.30% 8.95% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 12
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £61,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +20.00%
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
512 570 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.92% 25.58% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 342 419 416
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing SMTP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Reading

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing SMTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 61 (62.89%) Linux
2 51 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (46.39%) DNS
4 44 (45.36%) Scrum
5 42 (43.30%) Windows
6 39 (40.21%) OOP
6 39 (40.21%) Java
6 39 (40.21%) TDD
7 37 (38.14%) Eclipse
8 35 (36.08%) HTTP
9 33 (34.02%) VMware
10 31 (31.96%) TCP/IP
10 31 (31.96%) C++
10 31 (31.96%) BDD
10 31 (31.96%) Data Loss Prevention
11 30 (30.93%) OO
11 30 (30.93%) Active Directory
12 29 (29.90%) FTP
13 28 (28.87%) Internet
13 28 (28.87%) SQL Server
14 27 (27.84%) Cucumber
14 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
15 26 (26.80%) SQL
15 26 (26.80%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (25.77%) SDLC
16 25 (25.77%) Software Engineering
17 24 (24.74%) LDAP
17 24 (24.74%) SAN
17 24 (24.74%) Windows Server
18 23 (23.71%) Unix

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.22%) Apache
1 7 (7.22%) JBoss
1 7 (7.22%) nginx
1 7 (7.22%) OpenStack
1 7 (7.22%) Tomcat
1 7 (7.22%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.19%) IIS
3 2 (2.06%) IBM Domino
3 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.03%) CMS
4 1 (1.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (15.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.49%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (46.39%) DNS
2 35 (36.08%) HTTP
3 31 (31.96%) TCP/IP
4 29 (29.90%) FTP
5 28 (28.87%) Internet
6 24 (24.74%) LDAP
6 24 (24.74%) SAN
7 19 (19.59%) SSL
7 19 (19.59%) VPN
8 10 (10.31%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (10.31%) MPLS
9 9 (9.28%) Firewall
9 9 (9.28%) SSH
10 7 (7.22%) BGP
11 6 (6.19%) IMAP
11 6 (6.19%) NAS
11 6 (6.19%) Wireshark
12 5 (5.15%) Cisco PIX
12 5 (5.15%) FWSM
12 5 (5.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.87%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.53%) Oracle Database
2 17 (17.53%) Relational Database
3 10 (10.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (38.14%) Eclipse
2 27 (27.84%) Cucumber
3 17 (17.53%) JUnit
3 17 (17.53%) Mockito
4 6 (6.19%) AQtime
4 6 (6.19%) Selenium
4 6 (6.19%) WebLOAD
5 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.12%) Subversion
5 4 (4.12%) WinDbg
6 2 (2.06%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (16.49%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.09%) Finance
3 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (28.87%) Linux Engineer
2 23 (23.71%) Tester
3 21 (21.65%) C++ Software Engineer
3 21 (21.65%) Software Engineer
4 20 (20.62%) Java Engineer
4 20 (20.62%) Java Software Engineer
5 17 (17.53%) Agile Tester
5 17 (17.53%) Automation Tester
5 17 (17.53%) Cloud Engineer
5 17 (17.53%) Java Automation Tester
5 17 (17.53%) Security Tester
5 17 (17.53%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 17 (17.53%) Web Automation Tester
5 17 (17.53%) Web Tester
6 12 (12.37%) Security Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Support Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Unix Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Unix Security Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.53%) Gherkin
2 16 (16.49%) CSS
2 16 (16.49%) HTML
3 12 (12.37%) Ajax
4 8 (8.25%) LAMP
5 7 (7.22%) .NET
5 7 (7.22%) LEMP Stack
5 7 (7.22%) MCollective
5 7 (7.22%) Web Services
6 6 (6.19%) MAPI
7 4 (4.12%) CSS3
7 4 (4.12%) HTML5
7 4 (4.12%) jQuery
7 4 (4.12%) LESS
7 4 (4.12%) Sass
7 4 (4.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.06%) 802.1X
8 2 (2.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (2.06%) STL
9 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.62%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (19.59%) Computer Science
2 19 (19.59%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.12%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.06%) Statistics
7 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (62.89%) Linux
2 42 (43.30%) Windows
3 24 (24.74%) Windows Server
4 23 (23.71%) Unix
5 21 (21.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (16.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (45.36%) Scrum
3 39 (40.21%) OOP
3 39 (40.21%) TDD
4 31 (31.96%) BDD
4 31 (31.96%) Data Loss Prevention
5 30 (30.93%) OO
6 25 (25.77%) SDLC
6 25 (25.77%) Software Engineering
7 21 (21.65%) High Availability
8 19 (19.59%) Automation Testing
8 19 (19.59%) Test Strategy
9 16 (16.49%) Presales
9 16 (16.49%) Server Monitoring
9 16 (16.49%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 14 (14.43%) Low Latency
10 14 (14.43%) Multithreading
11 8 (8.25%) OOD
11 8 (8.25%) Test Automation
12 7 (7.22%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (40.21%) Java
2 31 (31.96%) C++
3 26 (26.80%) SQL
4 17 (17.53%) Ruby
5 16 (16.49%) JavaScript
6 14 (14.43%) Perl
6 14 (14.43%) Python
7 12 (12.37%) PL/SQL
7 12 (12.37%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.19%) C#
9 4 (4.12%) PHP
10 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (22.68%) Degree
2 9 (9.28%) CCIE
2 9 (9.28%) CCNP
2 9 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.19%) CCNA
4 3 (3.09%) CCVP
4 3 (3.09%) CISSP
4 3 (3.09%) JNCIE
4 3 (3.09%) JNCIP
5 2 (2.06%) JNCIA
5 2 (2.06%) JNCIS
5 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.62%) SLA
2 4 (4.12%) QA
System Software
1 30 (30.93%) Active Directory
2 26 (26.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (17.53%) Hyper-V
3 17 (17.53%) vSphere
4 16 (16.49%) vCloud
5 7 (7.22%) qmail
5 7 (7.22%) Squid
6 6 (6.19%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) Cacti
1 7 (7.22%) collectd
1 7 (7.22%) Ganglia
1 7 (7.22%) Graphite
1 7 (7.22%) logstash
1 7 (7.22%) Nagios
1 7 (7.22%) Puppet
1 7 (7.22%) ZABBIX
2 6 (6.19%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 33 (34.02%) VMware
2 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
3 17 (17.53%) Oracle
4 11 (11.34%) Huawei
5 10 (10.31%) Cisco
5 10 (10.31%) F5
6 9 (9.28%) Juniper
7 7 (7.22%) Splunk
8 5 (5.15%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.15%) Forcepoint
8 5 (5.15%) Palo Alto
8 5 (5.15%) Red Hat
9 4 (4.12%) Foundry
10 2 (2.06%) IBM
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