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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 139 100 133
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +33
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 11 43 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% 1.73% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.46% 5.66% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 42 2
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
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
754 760 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.17% 30.57% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 406 513 657
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Reading

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) HTTP
4 8 (47.06%) Web Services
4 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (47.06%) VPN
4 8 (47.06%) DNS
4 8 (47.06%) Configuration Management
5 7 (41.18%) HTTPS
5 7 (41.18%) IIS
5 7 (41.18%) Firewall
5 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) SaaS
6 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
6 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
6 6 (35.29%) Operations Management
6 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (35.29%) DHCP
7 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
7 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
7 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (23.53%) Office 365
8 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
8 4 (23.53%) VLAN
8 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
8 4 (23.53%) VMware

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 7 (41.18%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
2 2 (11.76%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) nginx
3 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) SaaS
2 4 (23.53%) Office 365
3 3 (17.65%) PaaS
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) HTTP
2 8 (47.06%) VPN
2 8 (47.06%) DNS
3 7 (41.18%) HTTPS
3 7 (41.18%) Firewall
4 6 (35.29%) DHCP
5 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 4 (23.53%) SNMP
6 4 (23.53%) VoIP
6 4 (23.53%) VLAN
7 3 (17.65%) Internet
7 3 (17.65%) Wireless
8 2 (11.76%) POP3
8 2 (11.76%) LDAP
8 2 (11.76%) SSL
9 1 (5.88%) IPv6
9 1 (5.88%) SAN
9 1 (5.88%) DMZ
9 1 (5.88%) IKE
9 1 (5.88%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Front Office
2 3 (17.65%) Back Office
3 2 (11.76%) Multimedia
4 1 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (5.88%) Publishing
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Support
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Back Office Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) MCollective
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Android
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Configuration Management
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Operations Management
3 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
5 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
7 2 (11.76%) Email Management
8 1 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (5.88%) Network Management
8 1 (5.88%) Change Control
8 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
8 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.88%) Fault Management
8 1 (5.88%) Network Design
8 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.88%) Validation
8 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) qmail
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) vCloud
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) Squid
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
1 1 (5.88%) Cacti
1 1 (5.88%) Ganglia
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) collectd
1 1 (5.88%) logstash
1 1 (5.88%) Graphite
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Huawei
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Dell
4 2 (11.76%) Lotus
4 2 (11.76%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) Splunk
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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