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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 96 104 90
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 36 41 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.00% 1.83% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.20% 6.74% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 34
Median salary £42,500 £44,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.02% -10.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,700 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,610
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +4.65%
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
500 608 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.75% 27.18% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 374 381 407
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 2016.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Reading

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 47 (61.04%) Linux
2 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (48.05%) DNS
4 35 (45.45%) Degree
5 34 (44.16%) Windows
6 33 (42.86%) C++
7 32 (41.56%) VMware
8 31 (40.26%) Scrum
9 30 (38.96%) HTTP
10 29 (37.66%) Computer Science
11 27 (35.06%) SQL
12 26 (33.77%) Active Directory
13 25 (32.47%) SQL Server
14 24 (31.17%) Java
14 24 (31.17%) OOP
14 24 (31.17%) TDD
15 23 (29.87%) OO
15 23 (29.87%) TCP/IP
16 22 (28.57%) Eclipse
16 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
17 21 (27.27%) Internet
17 21 (27.27%) Software Engineering
18 20 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (25.97%) SAN
18 20 (25.97%) SSL
18 20 (25.97%) Unix
19 19 (24.68%) FTP
19 19 (24.68%) SDLC
19 19 (24.68%) Windows Server
20 18 (23.38%) BDD

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 13 (16.88%) IIS
2 11 (14.29%) Apache
2 11 (14.29%) JBoss
2 11 (14.29%) nginx
2 11 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 11 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 11 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.30%) CMS
3 1 (1.30%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.30%) IaaS
3 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (48.05%) DNS
2 30 (38.96%) HTTP
3 23 (29.87%) TCP/IP
4 21 (27.27%) Internet
5 20 (25.97%) SAN
5 20 (25.97%) SSL
6 19 (24.68%) FTP
7 18 (23.38%) LDAP
8 13 (16.88%) Wireshark
9 12 (15.58%) IMAP
9 12 (15.58%) NAS
10 10 (12.99%) SSH
11 9 (11.69%) VPN
12 6 (7.79%) POP3
13 5 (6.49%) Firewall
14 3 (3.90%) MPLS
15 2 (2.60%) BGP
15 2 (2.60%) VLAN
16 1 (1.30%) DSL
16 1 (1.30%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.29%) MySQL
3 7 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 12 (15.58%) AQtime
2 12 (15.58%) WebLOAD
3 9 (11.69%) Cucumber
3 9 (11.69%) JUnit
3 9 (11.69%) Mockito
4 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.19%) Subversion
5 2 (2.60%) WinDbg
6 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.90%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) Linux Engineer
2 20 (25.97%) Tester
3 16 (20.78%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (20.78%) Software Engineer
3 16 (20.78%) Support Engineer
4 15 (19.48%) Java Engineer
4 15 (19.48%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (14.29%) Performance Tester
6 10 (12.99%) QA Tester
6 10 (12.99%) Software QA Tester
6 10 (12.99%) Software Tester
7 9 (11.69%) Agile Tester
7 9 (11.69%) Automation Tester
7 9 (11.69%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) Java Automation Tester
7 9 (11.69%) Linux Support
7 9 (11.69%) Linux Support Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) Security Tester
7 9 (11.69%) Web Automation Tester
7 9 (11.69%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) .NET
2 13 (16.88%) CSS
2 13 (16.88%) HTML
3 12 (15.58%) LAMP
3 12 (15.58%) MAPI
4 11 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
4 11 (14.29%) MCollective
4 11 (14.29%) Web Services
5 9 (11.69%) Ajax
5 9 (11.69%) Gherkin
6 4 (5.19%) CSS3
6 4 (5.19%) HTML5
6 4 (5.19%) jQuery
6 4 (5.19%) LESS
6 4 (5.19%) Sass
6 4 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 29 (37.66%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.99%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Statistics
6 1 (1.30%) Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.30%) PKI
6 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (61.04%) Linux
2 34 (44.16%) Windows
3 20 (25.97%) Unix
4 19 (24.68%) Windows Server
5 11 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (7.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.30%) Solaris
7 1 (1.30%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.26%) Scrum
3 24 (31.17%) OOP
3 24 (31.17%) TDD
4 23 (29.87%) OO
5 21 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 19 (24.68%) SDLC
7 18 (23.38%) BDD
7 18 (23.38%) High Availability
8 16 (20.78%) Data Loss Prevention
9 12 (15.58%) Configuration Management
9 12 (15.58%) Performance Engineering
9 12 (15.58%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (14.29%) Benchmarking
10 11 (14.29%) Incident Management
11 10 (12.99%) Test Strategy
12 9 (11.69%) Automation Testing
13 8 (10.39%) Test Automation
14 7 (9.09%) Low Latency
14 7 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.86%) C++
2 27 (35.06%) SQL
3 24 (31.17%) Java
4 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
5 12 (15.58%) C#
6 11 (14.29%) Perl
6 11 (14.29%) Python
7 9 (11.69%) Ruby
8 7 (9.09%) PL/SQL
8 7 (9.09%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.30%) PHP
9 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.60%) CCNP
4 1 (1.30%) CCNA
4 1 (1.30%) CEH
4 1 (1.30%) CISSP
4 1 (1.30%) GIAC
4 1 (1.30%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.30%) MCSE
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.30%) RHCE
4 1 (1.30%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) SLA
2 11 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 26 (33.77%) Active Directory
2 20 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.88%) VMware ESX
4 11 (14.29%) qmail
4 11 (14.29%) Squid
5 7 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 7 (9.09%) vSphere
6 6 (7.79%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) Perfmon
2 11 (14.29%) Cacti
2 11 (14.29%) collectd
2 11 (14.29%) Ganglia
2 11 (14.29%) Graphite
2 11 (14.29%) logstash
2 11 (14.29%) Nagios
2 11 (14.29%) Puppet
2 11 (14.29%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 32 (41.56%) VMware
2 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.29%) Splunk
4 7 (9.09%) Oracle
5 6 (7.79%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.49%) Forcepoint
7 3 (3.90%) Cisco
8 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.60%) F5
8 2 (2.60%) Huawei
9 1 (1.30%) EMC
9 1 (1.30%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.30%) HP
9 1 (1.30%) IBM
9 1 (1.30%) IronPort
9 1 (1.30%) Juniper
9 1 (1.30%) NetApp
9 1 (1.30%) Palo Alto
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