The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 279 304 357
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +53
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 148 162 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.84% 0.78% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.95% 3.84% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 96 133 93
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
SMTP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3744 4217 5065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.31% 20.20% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3031 3416 3716
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing SMTP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SMTP
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the South East region.

SMTP Salary Trend in the South East

SMTP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SMTP Salary Histogram in the South East

SMTP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +6 64 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Hampshire +35 41 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Oxfordshire +27 25 £28,500 -40.00% 3
East Sussex -10 14 £25,000 - 1
Kent +12 2 £50,000 - 1
Surrey -13 2 £85,000 +21.42%
Middlesex +12 1 £45,000 +12.50%
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 172 (59.93%) DNS
2 152 (52.96%) Linux
3 126 (43.90%) TCP/IP
4 115 (40.07%) Internet
5 99 (34.49%) HTTP
6 97 (33.80%) Windows
6 97 (33.80%) Microsoft
7 83 (28.92%) FTP
8 81 (28.22%) Firewall
9 78 (27.18%) Degree
10 75 (26.13%) MS Excel
11 74 (25.78%) VMware
12 71 (24.74%) Cisco
13 65 (22.65%) VMware Infrastructure
14 63 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
15 61 (21.25%) Java
16 54 (18.82%) Active Directory
17 52 (18.12%) Cisco Certification
17 52 (18.12%) Analytical Skills
18 50 (17.42%) SQL Server
19 48 (16.72%) C++
20 47 (16.38%) DHCP
20 47 (16.38%) WAN
20 47 (16.38%) Scrum
21 46 (16.03%) Apache
22 43 (14.98%) SQL
23 42 (14.63%) Computer Science
24 41 (14.29%) IMail Server
24 41 (14.29%) HTML
25 40 (13.94%) TDD

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 46 (16.03%) Apache
2 29 (10.10%) nginx
3 24 (8.36%) MS Exchange
4 19 (6.62%) IIS
5 12 (4.18%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.79%) JBoss
6 8 (2.79%) OpenStack
6 8 (2.79%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.44%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.39%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.05%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.70%) CMS
10 2 (0.70%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.70%) Liferay
10 2 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 75 (26.13%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.14%) MS Office
3 6 (2.09%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.70%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.80%) SaaS
2 17 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (5.57%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.09%) Office 365
6 4 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.05%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 172 (59.93%) DNS
2 126 (43.90%) TCP/IP
3 115 (40.07%) Internet
4 99 (34.49%) HTTP
5 83 (28.92%) FTP
6 81 (28.22%) Firewall
7 47 (16.38%) DHCP
7 47 (16.38%) WAN
8 37 (12.89%) SAN
8 37 (12.89%) SSH
8 37 (12.89%) VPN
9 27 (9.41%) Cisco ASA
9 27 (9.41%) LDAP
10 26 (9.06%) Telnet
11 25 (8.71%) LAN
11 25 (8.71%) MPLS
11 25 (8.71%) Network Security
11 25 (8.71%) SSL
12 23 (8.01%) VLAN
13 22 (7.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 33 (11.50%) MySQL
3 21 (7.32%) Big Data
4 18 (6.27%) Oracle Database
5 17 (5.92%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.39%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.39%) Redis
8 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 37 (12.89%) Eclipse
2 27 (9.41%) Cucumber
3 21 (7.32%) WinDbg
4 17 (5.92%) JUnit
4 17 (5.92%) Mockito
5 9 (3.14%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.09%) AQtime
6 6 (2.09%) Selenium
6 6 (2.09%) WebLOAD
7 5 (1.74%) Subversion
8 4 (1.39%) GitLab
8 4 (1.39%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.39%) JIRA
8 4 (1.39%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.70%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (9.06%) Finance
2 25 (8.71%) Dutch Language
3 17 (5.92%) French Language
4 16 (5.57%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.18%) Front Office
6 10 (3.48%) Law
7 6 (2.09%) German Language
8 2 (0.70%) Japanese Language
8 2 (0.70%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (17.77%) Support Engineer
2 47 (16.38%) Linux Engineer
3 38 (13.24%) Analyst
4 37 (12.89%) Network Engineer
5 31 (10.80%) Support Analyst
6 29 (10.10%) SaaS Analyst
7 26 (9.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 26 (9.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 26 (9.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 25 (8.71%) Technical Support
9 24 (8.36%) Service Desk Engineer
10 23 (8.01%) Applications Support
10 23 (8.01%) Tester
11 22 (7.67%) Software Engineer
12 21 (7.32%) C++ Software Engineer
12 21 (7.32%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 20 (6.97%) Java Engineer
13 20 (6.97%) Java Software Engineer
14 19 (6.62%) Applications Support Analyst
15 18 (6.27%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (14.29%) HTML
2 31 (10.80%) LAMP
3 27 (9.41%) LEMP Stack
4 22 (7.67%) CSS
5 17 (5.92%) Flash
5 17 (5.92%) Gherkin
5 17 (5.92%) Regular Expression
6 12 (4.18%) Ajax
6 12 (4.18%) Web Services
7 11 (3.83%) .NET
8 9 (3.14%) jQuery
9 8 (2.79%) MCollective
10 7 (2.44%) SOAP
10 7 (2.44%) XML
11 6 (2.09%) CSS3
11 6 (2.09%) HTML5
11 6 (2.09%) JSON
11 6 (2.09%) MAPI
11 6 (2.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (1.74%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 52 (18.12%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 19 (6.62%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (5.92%) Blog
5 13 (4.53%) Management Information System
6 12 (4.18%) Statistics
7 11 (3.83%) CESG
8 10 (3.48%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.05%) PKI
9 3 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.05%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.70%) BBC
10 2 (0.70%) Clustering
10 2 (0.70%) Cybercrime
10 2 (0.70%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.35%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 152 (52.96%) Linux
2 97 (33.80%) Windows
3 40 (13.94%) Windows Server
4 33 (11.50%) Unix
5 21 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (5.92%) CentOS
6 17 (5.92%) Fedora
7 16 (5.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.74%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.70%) NetWare
10 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (16.38%) Scrum
3 40 (13.94%) TDD
4 39 (13.59%) OOP
5 38 (13.24%) ITIL
6 35 (12.20%) OO
7 33 (11.50%) CRM
8 32 (11.15%) SDLC
9 31 (10.80%) BDD
9 31 (10.80%) Data Loss Prevention
10 28 (9.76%) Software Engineering
11 27 (9.41%) Kalman Filter
12 26 (9.06%) High Availability
12 26 (9.06%) Load Balancing
13 21 (7.32%) Reverse Engineering
14 20 (6.97%) Email Filtering
14 20 (6.97%) Root Cause Analysis
14 20 (6.97%) Web Filtering
15 19 (6.62%) Automation Testing
15 19 (6.62%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 61 (21.25%) Java
2 48 (16.72%) C++
3 43 (14.98%) SQL
4 39 (13.59%) JavaScript
5 38 (13.24%) Python
6 33 (11.50%) Perl
7 28 (9.76%) PHP
8 22 (7.67%) Ruby
9 17 (5.92%) C
10 12 (4.18%) PL/SQL
10 12 (4.18%) T-SQL
11 11 (3.83%) PowerShell
12 9 (3.14%) C#
13 7 (2.44%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.39%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.70%) AWK
15 2 (0.70%) sed
16 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 78 (27.18%) Degree
2 52 (18.12%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (13.59%) CCNA
4 30 (10.45%) CCNP
5 21 (7.32%) RHCE
6 17 (5.92%) RHCSA
6 17 (5.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (5.57%) CISSP
8 15 (5.23%) CCIE
8 15 (5.23%) Security Cleared
9 14 (4.88%) SC Cleared
10 12 (4.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (3.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 9 (3.14%) MCSE
13 7 (2.44%) JNCIA
14 3 (1.05%) CCVP
14 3 (1.05%) JNCIE
14 3 (1.05%) JNCIP
15 2 (0.70%) Network+ Certification
15 2 (0.70%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.76%) SLA
2 7 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 65 (22.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (18.82%) Active Directory
3 41 (14.29%) IMail Server
4 29 (10.10%) vSphere
5 23 (8.01%) VMware ESX
6 19 (6.62%) Hyper-V
7 18 (6.27%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (5.92%) Postfix
8 17 (5.92%) Sendmail
9 16 (5.57%) vCloud
10 8 (2.79%) qmail
10 8 (2.79%) Squid
11 4 (1.39%) Docker
11 4 (1.39%) LXC
11 4 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (1.05%) Xen
13 2 (0.70%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (4.53%) Puppet
2 12 (4.18%) Nagios
3 9 (3.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (3.14%) Tivoli
4 8 (2.79%) Cacti
4 8 (2.79%) collectd
4 8 (2.79%) Ganglia
4 8 (2.79%) Graphite
4 8 (2.79%) logstash
4 8 (2.79%) ZABBIX
5 6 (2.09%) Perfmon
6 4 (1.39%) WSUS
7 2 (0.70%) cPanel
7 2 (0.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 97 (33.80%) Microsoft
2 74 (25.78%) VMware
3 71 (24.74%) Cisco
4 26 (9.06%) Red Hat
5 25 (8.71%) Sophos
6 19 (6.62%) CheckPoint
7 18 (6.27%) Juniper
7 18 (6.27%) Oracle
8 15 (5.23%) F5
9 13 (4.53%) IBM
10 11 (3.83%) Huawei
11 9 (3.14%) Brocade
11 9 (3.14%) EMC
11 9 (3.14%) Extreme Networks
11 9 (3.14%) HP
11 9 (3.14%) Symantec
11 9 (3.14%) Veeam
12 8 (2.79%) Splunk
13 6 (2.09%) Palo Alto
14 5 (1.74%) Foundry
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