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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 294 367 298
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -69
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 166 100 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 0.42% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.53% 2.04% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 113 87 116
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
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
4699 4910 5400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.92% 20.75% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3546 3825 4308
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex +10 44 £38,000 +52.00% 3
Berkshire -18 34 £44,000 -12.00% 6
Hampshire +11 33 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Surrey +39 32 £70,000 +69.69% 5
Kent - 14 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire +13 3 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Middlesex +8 1 £43,500 +29.85%
Buckinghamshire -9 1 - - 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 146 (53.68%) HTTP
2 116 (42.65%) DNS
3 115 (42.28%) Microsoft
4 113 (41.54%) Linux
5 103 (37.87%) Windows
6 95 (34.93%) Internet
7 94 (34.56%) TCP/IP
8 93 (34.19%) VMware
9 80 (29.41%) Load Balancing
10 77 (28.31%) SQL Server
11 72 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
12 70 (25.74%) SQL
12 70 (25.74%) Firewall
13 69 (25.37%) MS Excel
14 56 (20.59%) .NET
15 53 (19.49%) IMAP
16 52 (19.12%) Cisco
17 51 (18.75%) Hyper-V
18 49 (18.01%) VPN
19 48 (17.65%) FTP
20 46 (16.91%) C#
21 45 (16.54%) UNIX
21 45 (16.54%) WCF
22 44 (16.18%) MySQL
22 44 (16.18%) SharePoint
22 44 (16.18%) EDI
22 44 (16.18%) JMS
23 43 (15.81%) .NET Framework
24 42 (15.44%) Security Cleared
24 42 (15.44%) Clustering

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 44 (16.18%) SharePoint
2 40 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
3 38 (13.97%) Apache
4 27 (9.93%) IIS
5 23 (8.46%) MS Exchange
6 17 (6.25%) Tomcat
6 17 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (5.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (4.04%) nginx
10 9 (3.31%) CMS
11 5 (1.84%) Drupal
12 4 (1.47%) JBoss
12 4 (1.47%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.74%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.74%) GroupWise
14 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.37%) Lync
Applications
1 69 (25.37%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.99%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.78%) Office 365
3 12 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.57%) SaaS
5 5 (1.84%) Google Apps
6 4 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 146 (53.68%) HTTP
2 116 (42.65%) DNS
3 95 (34.93%) Internet
4 94 (34.56%) TCP/IP
5 70 (25.74%) Firewall
6 53 (19.49%) IMAP
7 49 (18.01%) VPN
8 48 (17.65%) FTP
9 41 (15.07%) DHCP
10 39 (14.34%) WAN
10 39 (14.34%) Network Security
11 37 (13.60%) VLAN
12 35 (12.87%) BGP
13 29 (10.66%) DMZ
13 29 (10.66%) LAN
14 28 (10.29%) SAN
15 27 (9.93%) SSH
16 25 (9.19%) OSPF
17 24 (8.82%) SSL
18 19 (6.99%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (28.31%) SQL Server
2 44 (16.18%) MySQL
3 40 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (10.29%) Relational Database
5 23 (8.46%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.31%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.84%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (3.31%) Subversion
1 9 (3.31%) Maven
1 9 (3.31%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.84%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.84%) ReSharper
3 5 (1.84%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (13.24%) Front Office
2 17 (6.25%) Games
3 14 (5.15%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.41%) Dutch Language
4 12 (4.41%) German Language
5 10 (3.68%) Back Office
6 8 (2.94%) Finance
6 8 (2.94%) French Language
7 7 (2.57%) Advertising
8 6 (2.21%) Marketing
9 5 (1.84%) Retail
9 5 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.10%) Billing
11 2 (0.74%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.74%) Publishing
12 1 (0.37%) Law
12 1 (0.37%) Legal
12 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (18.01%) Analyst
2 43 (15.81%) Developer
3 40 (14.71%) BizTalk Developer
4 33 (12.13%) Systems Administrator
4 33 (12.13%) Support Engineer
4 33 (12.13%) Administrator
5 25 (9.19%) Applications Support
5 25 (9.19%) Network Engineer
6 24 (8.82%) Support Analyst
7 23 (8.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 23 (8.46%) Linux Administrator
8 20 (7.35%) Systems Support
8 20 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
9 18 (6.62%) Security Engineer
9 18 (6.62%) Systems Support Engineer
10 17 (6.25%) IT Support
11 16 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
11 16 (5.88%) Consultant
12 15 (5.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (4.78%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (20.59%) .NET
2 45 (16.54%) WCF
3 44 (16.18%) EDI
3 44 (16.18%) JMS
4 43 (15.81%) .NET Framework
5 39 (14.34%) EDIFACT
5 39 (14.34%) Entity Framework
6 29 (10.66%) jQuery
6 29 (10.66%) MAPI
7 25 (9.19%) HTML
8 18 (6.62%) Web Services
9 11 (4.04%) CSS
10 10 (3.68%) SOAP
11 7 (2.57%) XML
12 6 (2.21%) Ajax
13 5 (1.84%) HTML5
13 5 (1.84%) REST
13 5 (1.84%) CSS3
13 5 (1.84%) AngularJS
13 5 (1.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.44%) Clustering
2 38 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.09%) Computer Science
4 17 (6.25%) Blackberry
5 15 (5.51%) PDA
5 15 (5.51%) iPhone
6 11 (4.04%) CESG
7 10 (3.68%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.57%) Replication
8 7 (2.57%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.84%) Open Source
10 4 (1.47%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.10%) PKI
11 3 (1.10%) Statistics
12 1 (0.37%) BBC
12 1 (0.37%) Social Gaming
12 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 113 (41.54%) Linux
2 103 (37.87%) Windows
3 45 (16.54%) UNIX
4 38 (13.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (12.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (9.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (8.09%) Android
8 20 (7.35%) Solaris
8 20 (7.35%) Windows 8
9 16 (5.88%) Ubuntu
10 15 (5.51%) Windows Vista
10 15 (5.51%) Windows XP
10 15 (5.51%) Windows 7
11 10 (3.68%) Debian
12 9 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (3.31%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.84%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.10%) CentOS
14 3 (1.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.74%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (29.41%) Load Balancing
2 39 (14.34%) MVC
2 39 (14.34%) Web Application Development
3 29 (10.66%) SIEM
4 21 (7.72%) ITIL
5 17 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 16 (5.88%) Project Management
6 16 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
7 15 (5.51%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (5.51%) Network Design
8 13 (4.78%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (4.41%) Software Engineering
10 10 (3.68%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (3.68%) Migration
10 10 (3.68%) Service Delivery
10 10 (3.68%) CRM
10 10 (3.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (3.68%) Mentoring
11 8 (2.94%) Capacity Management
11 8 (2.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (25.74%) SQL
2 46 (16.91%) C#
3 39 (14.34%) ActionScript
3 39 (14.34%) ActionScript 2.0
4 36 (13.24%) Java
4 36 (13.24%) Perl
5 26 (9.56%) Python
6 20 (7.35%) Ruby
7 17 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 15 (5.51%) PHP
9 11 (4.04%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.94%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.94%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.94%) VBScript
11 5 (1.84%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.84%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.47%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.10%) C++
13 3 (1.10%) C
14 1 (0.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 42 (15.44%) Security Cleared
2 39 (14.34%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (11.40%) CCNA
4 28 (10.29%) SC Cleared
5 25 (9.19%) DV Cleared
6 24 (8.82%) Degree
7 19 (6.99%) CCNP
8 17 (6.25%) CISSP
9 11 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (4.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (3.68%) MCSE
10 10 (3.68%) MCSA
11 3 (1.10%) GIAC
11 3 (1.10%) CCSA
11 3 (1.10%) CCVP
11 3 (1.10%) CCSE
11 3 (1.10%) CEH
12 2 (0.74%) JNCIP
12 2 (0.74%) JNCIE
12 2 (0.74%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (4.41%) SLA
3 8 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 72 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 31 (11.40%) IMail Server
4 30 (11.03%) Active Directory
5 21 (7.72%) vSphere
6 20 (7.35%) Xen
6 20 (7.35%) KVM
7 16 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (4.04%) Sendmail
9 10 (3.68%) VMware ESX
10 9 (3.31%) Postfix
11 5 (1.84%) ProxySG
12 3 (1.10%) Snort
12 3 (1.10%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.10%) vCloud
12 3 (1.10%) Ceph
13 1 (0.37%) qmail
13 1 (0.37%) Squid
13 1 (0.37%) XenServer
13 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (7.35%) Puppet
2 16 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 12 (4.41%) Nagios
4 8 (2.94%) Icinga
5 7 (2.57%) FortiGate
6 5 (1.84%) Legato
6 5 (1.84%) Cacti
6 5 (1.84%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (1.47%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.74%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.74%) MIMEsweeper
8 2 (0.74%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.37%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.37%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.37%) collectd
9 1 (0.37%) logstash
9 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.37%) Graphite
9 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 115 (42.28%) Microsoft
2 93 (34.19%) VMware
3 52 (19.12%) Cisco
4 23 (8.46%) Juniper
5 18 (6.62%) Apple
6 17 (6.25%) Veeam
7 15 (5.51%) Draytek
7 15 (5.51%) Symantec
7 15 (5.51%) Oracle
8 10 (3.68%) CommVault
9 9 (3.31%) Dell
10 8 (2.94%) Intel
10 8 (2.94%) Fortinet
10 8 (2.94%) F5
11 7 (2.57%) Blue Coat
11 7 (2.57%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.84%) HP
12 5 (1.84%) Google
12 5 (1.84%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.84%) Red Hat
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
TDA Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum
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Lorien Resourcing
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Hampshire
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Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + + Shift Alowance + Bonus + Training
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