The first table below looks at the demand for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 337 286 316
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +30
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 110 155 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.68% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.19% 2.87% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 97 119 119
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +15.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,800 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5014 5394 5606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.61% 23.61% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3897 4299 4714
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMTP
England

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +21 54 £50,000 +19.04% 3
Hampshire -36 22 £42,500 +2.40% 1
East Sussex - 16 £25,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -1 7 £45,000 +16.12%
Surrey -31 6 £40,000 -8.04%
Oxfordshire -12 3 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Middlesex - 2 £33,500 - 1
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 144 (74.61%) DNS
2 114 (59.07%) TCP/IP
3 109 (56.48%) HTTP
4 96 (49.74%) Linux
5 83 (43.01%) Firewall
6 71 (36.79%) Windows
7 68 (35.23%) DHCP
8 67 (34.72%) Cisco
9 64 (33.16%) LDAP
10 56 (29.02%) FTP
11 51 (26.42%) SNMP
11 51 (26.42%) Internet
12 50 (25.91%) WAN
13 49 (25.39%) Microsoft
14 47 (24.35%) Degree
15 46 (23.83%) LAN
16 45 (23.32%) ITIL
17 42 (21.76%) Active Directory
17 42 (21.76%) CheckPoint
18 41 (21.24%) F5
19 37 (19.17%) MS Excel
20 36 (18.65%) Cisco Certification
21 35 (18.13%) BGP
22 34 (17.62%) SSL
23 32 (16.58%) CCNP
23 32 (16.58%) Perl
23 32 (16.58%) Problem Management
24 31 (16.06%) Network Security
24 31 (16.06%) Windows Server 2008
24 31 (16.06%) Juniper

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 20 (10.36%) Apache
2 15 (7.77%) IIS
3 14 (7.25%) MS Exchange
4 11 (5.70%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.15%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.15%) Lotus Domino
6 6 (3.11%) GroupWise
6 6 (3.11%) Lync
7 4 (2.07%) CMS
7 4 (2.07%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.04%) Liferay
8 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 37 (19.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.07%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.63%) Basecamp
2 6 (3.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 144 (74.61%) DNS
2 114 (59.07%) TCP/IP
3 109 (56.48%) HTTP
4 83 (43.01%) Firewall
5 68 (35.23%) DHCP
6 64 (33.16%) LDAP
7 56 (29.02%) FTP
8 51 (26.42%) SNMP
8 51 (26.42%) Internet
9 50 (25.91%) WAN
10 46 (23.83%) LAN
11 35 (18.13%) BGP
12 34 (17.62%) SSL
13 31 (16.06%) Network Security
14 29 (15.03%) VoIP
15 28 (14.51%) OSPF
16 26 (13.47%) Radio Access Network
16 26 (13.47%) 3G
17 25 (12.95%) MPLS
17 25 (12.95%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.51%) MySQL
2 23 (11.92%) Relational Database
3 22 (11.40%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.18%) SQL Server
4 10 (5.18%) DB2
5 4 (2.07%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.55%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.04%) JasperReports
8 1 (0.52%) Big Data
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (7.77%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.66%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.63%) JIRA
4 3 (1.55%) Subversion
5 2 (1.04%) Maven
5 2 (1.04%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.04%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.52%) WinDbg
General
1 28 (14.51%) Back Office
2 25 (12.95%) Telecoms
3 24 (12.44%) Finance
4 20 (10.36%) German Language
5 16 (8.29%) Billing
6 15 (7.77%) Retail
7 12 (6.22%) Front Office
8 9 (4.66%) Dutch Language
8 9 (4.66%) Law
9 7 (3.63%) French Language
10 3 (1.55%) Spanish Language
11 2 (1.04%) Publishing
11 2 (1.04%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 38 (19.69%) Analyst
1 38 (19.69%) Security Engineer
2 30 (15.54%) Network Engineer
3 27 (13.99%) IP Engineer
4 23 (11.92%) Support Engineer
4 23 (11.92%) Applications Support
5 21 (10.88%) Administrator
5 21 (10.88%) Systems Administrator
6 19 (9.84%) Support Analyst
7 16 (8.29%) Consultant
8 14 (7.25%) Linux Administrator
8 14 (7.25%) Security Analyst
8 14 (7.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 12 (6.22%) Network Security Engineer
9 12 (6.22%) Applications Support Analyst
10 11 (5.70%) Applications Support Engineer
10 11 (5.70%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (5.18%) Firewall Engineer
11 10 (5.18%) Technical Engineer
11 10 (5.18%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.95%) SOAP
2 15 (7.77%) XML
3 14 (7.25%) HTML
4 13 (6.74%) RESTful
5 10 (5.18%) XHTML
5 10 (5.18%) CSS
5 10 (5.18%) Ajax
6 5 (2.59%) .NET
7 4 (2.07%) MSMQ
7 4 (2.07%) XSLT
7 4 (2.07%) ODBC
7 4 (2.07%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.04%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.52%) FastCGI
9 1 (0.52%) Mason
9 1 (0.52%) JSON
9 1 (0.52%) CPAN
9 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.47%) Open Source
2 24 (12.44%) Management Information System
3 17 (8.81%) Computer Science
4 16 (8.29%) CESG
5 15 (7.77%) Client/Server
6 10 (5.18%) iPhone
7 6 (3.11%) Blackberry
7 6 (3.11%) iPad
8 5 (2.59%) Cryptography
9 4 (2.07%) Replication
9 4 (2.07%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.07%) Firmware
10 2 (1.04%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 96 (49.74%) Linux
2 71 (36.79%) Windows
3 31 (16.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (15.03%) UNIX
5 21 (10.88%) Windows 7
6 18 (9.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (8.81%) Solaris
8 12 (6.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (6.22%) Windows XP
9 10 (5.18%) Android
10 7 (3.63%) Mac OS X
10 7 (3.63%) Debian
11 6 (3.11%) Windows 8
11 6 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (3.11%) Windows Phone
12 4 (2.07%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.07%) Windows 2000
12 4 (2.07%) CentOS
12 4 (2.07%) Windows Vista
12 4 (2.07%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.32%) ITIL
2 32 (16.58%) Problem Management
3 28 (14.51%) Load Balancing
4 24 (12.44%) Incident Management
5 23 (11.92%) Service Management
5 23 (11.92%) SIEM
6 20 (10.36%) Capacity Management
7 16 (8.29%) Information Security
7 16 (8.29%) CRM
7 16 (8.29%) Change Control
8 14 (7.25%) ITSM
8 14 (7.25%) Network Management
9 13 (6.74%) Product Management
10 12 (6.22%) Project Management
11 11 (5.70%) Network Design
12 10 (5.18%) OO
12 10 (5.18%) Computer Forensics
12 10 (5.18%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (4.66%) Security Testing
14 8 (4.15%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (16.58%) Perl
2 29 (15.03%) SQL
3 19 (9.84%) Python
4 18 (9.33%) C++
5 17 (8.81%) Bash Shell
5 17 (8.81%) PHP
6 15 (7.77%) Java
6 15 (7.77%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.59%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.07%) Ruby
8 4 (2.07%) C#
8 4 (2.07%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.52%) PHP5
9 1 (0.52%) PHP4
9 1 (0.52%) Korn
9 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.52%) C
9 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (24.35%) Degree
2 36 (18.65%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (16.58%) CCNP
4 29 (15.03%) Security Cleared
5 27 (13.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (13.99%) MCSE
6 22 (11.40%) SC Cleared
7 18 (9.33%) DV Cleared
8 15 (7.77%) CCNA
9 14 (7.25%) CCIE
10 12 (6.22%) GIAC
11 10 (5.18%) RHCE
11 10 (5.18%) CISSP
11 10 (5.18%) MCITP
12 7 (3.63%) CCDP
12 7 (3.63%) CCSA
12 7 (3.63%) CCSE
12 7 (3.63%) CEH
13 6 (3.11%) MCP
14 4 (2.07%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.22%) SLA
2 9 (4.66%) QA
System Software
1 42 (21.76%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.33%) ProxySG
2 18 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.29%) Snort
4 13 (6.74%) Hyper-V
5 12 (6.22%) IMail Server
6 10 (5.18%) vSphere
7 9 (4.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (3.63%) KVM
8 7 (3.63%) Postfix
8 7 (3.63%) NFS
9 6 (3.11%) Novell eDirectory
10 5 (2.59%) Xen
10 5 (2.59%) Samba
11 3 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.55%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 19 (9.84%) CiscoWorks
1 19 (9.84%) HP NNM
2 9 (4.66%) Puppet
3 8 (4.15%) OpenView
4 6 (3.11%) ZENworks
5 4 (2.07%) MOM
5 4 (2.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.55%) WSUS
7 2 (1.04%) ARCserve
7 2 (1.04%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 67 (34.72%) Cisco
2 49 (25.39%) Microsoft
3 42 (21.76%) CheckPoint
4 41 (21.24%) F5
5 31 (16.06%) Juniper
6 27 (13.99%) VMware
7 24 (12.44%) HP
8 23 (11.92%) Sourcefire
9 19 (9.84%) Blue Coat
10 16 (8.29%) Oracle
11 15 (7.77%) Red Hat
12 10 (5.18%) NetApp
13 9 (4.66%) Redback
14 7 (3.63%) ArcSight
14 7 (3.63%) Citrix
14 7 (3.63%) Apple
14 7 (3.63%) Tripwire
15 6 (3.11%) EMC
15 6 (3.11%) Avaya
15 6 (3.11%) LogRhythm
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