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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 127 94 120
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +26
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 20 43 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.88% 1.86% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.07% 6.15% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 40 4
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
651 699 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.63% 30.21% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 365 450 623
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,875 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Reading

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (67.86%) DNS
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
3 13 (46.43%) VPN
4 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 11 (39.29%) HTTP
5 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
6 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 10 (35.71%) Linux
6 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
6 10 (35.71%) Firewall
7 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
7 9 (32.14%) VMware
8 8 (28.57%) SQL
8 8 (28.57%) VoIP
8 8 (28.57%) LDAP
8 8 (28.57%) DHCP
9 7 (25.00%) SLA
9 7 (25.00%) Web Services
10 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
10 6 (21.43%) SaaS
10 6 (21.43%) Network Management
10 6 (21.43%) Capacity Management
10 6 (21.43%) IIS
10 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
10 6 (21.43%) Cisco
10 6 (21.43%) HTTPS
10 6 (21.43%) SNMP
10 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (17.86%) Network Design

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (21.43%) IIS
2 3 (10.71%) JBoss
2 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
2 3 (10.71%) nginx
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) IBM Notes
3 2 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) SaaS
2 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (14.29%) Office 365
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.71%) PaaS
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) DNS
2 13 (46.43%) VPN
3 11 (39.29%) HTTP
3 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
4 10 (35.71%) Firewall
5 8 (28.57%) VoIP
5 8 (28.57%) LDAP
5 8 (28.57%) DHCP
6 6 (21.43%) HTTPS
6 6 (21.43%) SNMP
7 5 (17.86%) SSL
7 5 (17.86%) SAN
7 5 (17.86%) Diameter Protocol
8 4 (14.29%) OSPF
8 4 (14.29%) FTP
8 4 (14.29%) Internet
8 4 (14.29%) BGP
8 4 (14.29%) VLAN
9 3 (10.71%) Wireless
9 3 (10.71%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) MySQL
General
1 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.86%) Front Office
2 5 (17.86%) Back Office
3 3 (10.71%) Advertising
4 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (7.14%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Support
4 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Back Office Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) MAPI
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Statistics
3 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) UNIX
6 2 (7.14%) CentOS
6 2 (7.14%) Android
6 2 (7.14%) SUSE
7 1 (3.57%) Solaris
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 6 (21.43%) Network Management
2 6 (21.43%) Capacity Management
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Network Design
3 5 (17.86%) Operations Management
3 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) People Management
6 2 (7.14%) Email Management
6 2 (7.14%) Fault Management
6 2 (7.14%) Validation
6 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Python
2 5 (17.86%) Perl
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) CCNP
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (14.29%) vCloud
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) vSphere
4 3 (10.71%) Squid
4 3 (10.71%) qmail
5 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Nagios
2 3 (10.71%) ZABBIX
3 2 (7.14%) FortiGate
3 2 (7.14%) Puppet
4 1 (3.57%) HP NNM
4 1 (3.57%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (3.57%) Cacti
4 1 (3.57%) Ganglia
4 1 (3.57%) collectd
4 1 (3.57%) logstash
4 1 (3.57%) Graphite
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (10.71%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) F5
6 2 (7.14%) Dell
6 2 (7.14%) Lotus
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.14%) Apple
6 2 (7.14%) Huawei
7 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.57%) McAfee
7 1 (3.57%) Juniper
7 1 (3.57%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £38000 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading OR Manchester
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago