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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 93 143 110
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -33
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 41 14 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.16% 0.57% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.17% 1.83% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35 5 38
Average salary £55,000 £43,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.43% -13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
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
572 764 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.17% 30.94% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 465 404 490
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 April 2016.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Reading

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 44 (73.33%) Degree
2 41 (68.33%) DNS
3 38 (63.33%) Linux
4 34 (56.67%) Windows
4 34 (56.67%) Computer Science
5 32 (53.33%) HTTP
6 30 (50.00%) VMware
7 28 (46.67%) C++
8 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (38.33%) TCP/IP
9 23 (38.33%) Active Directory
10 22 (36.67%) SQL
11 20 (33.33%) SSL
11 20 (33.33%) Windows Server
12 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
13 18 (30.00%) Perl
13 18 (30.00%) Unix
13 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
14 17 (28.33%) LDAP
14 17 (28.33%) Internet
15 15 (25.00%) High Availability
15 15 (25.00%) Wireshark
16 14 (23.33%) ZABBIX
16 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
16 14 (23.33%) Scrum
16 14 (23.33%) OpenStack
16 14 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (23.33%) logstash
16 14 (23.33%) Graphite
16 14 (23.33%) Nagios

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (23.33%) IIS
1 14 (23.33%) OpenStack
2 12 (20.00%) Apache
2 12 (20.00%) JBoss
2 12 (20.00%) nginx
2 12 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 12 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.00%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (68.33%) DNS
2 32 (53.33%) HTTP
3 23 (38.33%) TCP/IP
4 20 (33.33%) SSL
5 17 (28.33%) Internet
5 17 (28.33%) LDAP
6 15 (25.00%) Wireshark
7 14 (23.33%) SAN
8 12 (20.00%) FTP
8 12 (20.00%) IMAP
8 12 (20.00%) NAS
9 11 (18.33%) Firewall
10 9 (15.00%) POP3
10 9 (15.00%) SSH
11 4 (6.67%) VPN
12 3 (5.00%) BGP
12 3 (5.00%) DHCP
12 3 (5.00%) Ethernet
12 3 (5.00%) SONET
12 3 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) AQtime
1 12 (20.00%) WebLOAD
2 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Banking
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Support Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 10 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 10 (16.67%) Software QA Tester
3 10 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 10 (16.67%) Tester
4 9 (15.00%) Linux Support
4 9 (15.00%) Linux Support Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Associate Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Technical Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Technical Support
6 7 (11.67%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) .NET
1 13 (21.67%) Web Services
2 12 (20.00%) LAMP
2 12 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
2 12 (20.00%) MAPI
2 12 (20.00%) MCollective
3 6 (10.00%) CSS
3 6 (10.00%) HTML
4 5 (8.33%) Ajax
5 2 (3.33%) 802.1X
5 2 (3.33%) Regular Expression
5 2 (3.33%) RFC 2822
6 1 (1.67%) CSS3
6 1 (1.67%) HTML5
6 1 (1.67%) jQuery
6 1 (1.67%) REST
6 1 (1.67%) XML
6 1 (1.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (56.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Blog
4 2 (3.33%) Statistics
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) PKI
5 1 (1.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 38 (63.33%) Linux
2 34 (56.67%) Windows
3 20 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 18 (30.00%) Unix
5 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.67%) Solaris
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.67%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.00%) High Availability
3 14 (23.33%) Scrum
3 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
4 13 (21.67%) Configuration Management
5 12 (20.00%) Benchmarking
5 12 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 12 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
5 12 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (20.00%) SDLC
6 11 (18.33%) OO
7 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (15.00%) Kanban
7 9 (15.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.33%) BDD
8 5 (8.33%) OOP
8 5 (8.33%) TDD
9 4 (6.67%) Case Management
10 3 (5.00%) Low Latency
10 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) C++
2 22 (36.67%) SQL
3 18 (30.00%) Perl
4 14 (23.33%) Python
5 12 (20.00%) C#
6 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.33%) Java
8 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.33%) Assembly Language
9 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.33%) VB
9 2 (3.33%) VBScript
10 1 (1.67%) PHP
10 1 (1.67%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 44 (73.33%) Degree
2 8 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.00%) CCNA
4 4 (6.67%) CCNP
5 2 (3.33%) CCIE
6 1 (1.67%) CEH
6 1 (1.67%) CISSP
6 1 (1.67%) GIAC
6 1 (1.67%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.67%) MCSE
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.67%) RHCE
6 1 (1.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) QA
2 11 (18.33%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (38.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.67%) VMware ESX
2 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.00%) qmail
3 12 (20.00%) Squid
4 3 (5.00%) Sendmail
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) Graphite
1 14 (23.33%) logstash
1 14 (23.33%) Nagios
1 14 (23.33%) ZABBIX
2 12 (20.00%) Cacti
2 12 (20.00%) collectd
2 12 (20.00%) Ganglia
2 12 (20.00%) Perfmon
2 12 (20.00%) Puppet
3 2 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.33%) WSUS
4 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (50.00%) VMware
2 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (20.00%) Splunk
4 7 (11.67%) Forcepoint
5 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco
7 3 (5.00%) F5
7 3 (5.00%) Juniper
7 3 (5.00%) Lotus
7 3 (5.00%) Novell
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle
8 2 (3.33%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (3.33%) Foundry
8 2 (3.33%) Symantec
9 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.67%) EMC
9 1 (1.67%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.67%) HP
9 1 (1.67%) NetApp
9 1 (1.67%) Zend
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