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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 269 298 300
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +2
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 182 157 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.87% 0.71% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.19% 3.12% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 146 115 100
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £40,305 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.02% +7.48%
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
4344 5034 4755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.85% 22.61% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3489 3731 3681
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Berkshire +16 65 £44,875 -10.25% 5
Surrey +47 49 £70,000 +62.79% 1
East Sussex -11 30 £25,000 -
Hampshire +12 19 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Middlesex +9 7 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire -6 6 £58,750 +11.90% 3
Oxfordshire 0 5 £47,500 +156.75% 2
Home Counties - 2 £65,000 -
Kent +1 1 - -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 196 (52.27%) HTTP
2 166 (44.27%) Microsoft
3 161 (42.93%) DNS
4 139 (37.07%) Internet
4 139 (37.07%) Linux
5 128 (34.13%) SQL
6 124 (33.07%) TCP/IP
7 110 (29.33%) Windows
8 109 (29.07%) SQL Server
9 102 (27.20%) VMware
10 87 (23.20%) MS Excel
11 82 (21.87%) Load Balancing
12 80 (21.33%) .NET
13 77 (20.53%) Firewall
14 74 (19.73%) MySQL
14 74 (19.73%) VMware Infrastructure
15 68 (18.13%) Apache
16 67 (17.87%) SharePoint
16 67 (17.87%) Front Office
17 66 (17.60%) Python
18 65 (17.33%) C#
18 65 (17.33%) Clustering
19 63 (16.80%) EDI
19 63 (16.80%) WCF
20 62 (16.53%) SQL Server 2008
20 62 (16.53%) Perl
21 61 (16.27%) MVC
21 61 (16.27%) EDIFACT
21 61 (16.27%) ActionScript
21 61 (16.27%) JMS

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 68 (18.13%) Apache
2 67 (17.87%) SharePoint
3 61 (16.27%) BizTalk Server
4 44 (11.73%) Tomcat
5 25 (6.67%) MS Exchange
5 25 (6.67%) OpenStack
6 24 (6.40%) nginx
6 24 (6.40%) JBoss
7 20 (5.33%) WebLogic
8 16 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (4.00%) IIS
10 13 (3.47%) CMS
11 10 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (1.33%) Drupal
15 3 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
15 3 (0.80%) SAS
16 2 (0.53%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.53%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 87 (23.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.40%) MS Visio
2 9 (2.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (5.87%) SaaS
3 14 (3.73%) Office 365
4 7 (1.87%) IaaS
4 7 (1.87%) PaaS
5 5 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.80%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 196 (52.27%) HTTP
2 161 (42.93%) DNS
3 139 (37.07%) Internet
4 124 (33.07%) TCP/IP
5 77 (20.53%) Firewall
6 56 (14.93%) LAN
6 56 (14.93%) WAN
6 56 (14.93%) DHCP
7 54 (14.40%) FTP
8 47 (12.53%) SNMP
9 45 (12.00%) SSL
9 45 (12.00%) Network Security
10 43 (11.47%) BGP
11 41 (10.93%) VPN
12 39 (10.40%) OSPF
13 37 (9.87%) VoIP
14 34 (9.07%) LDAP
15 29 (7.73%) DMZ
15 29 (7.73%) VLAN
16 25 (6.67%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (29.07%) SQL Server
2 74 (19.73%) MySQL
3 62 (16.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (11.20%) Relational Database
5 35 (9.33%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.40%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.13%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.53%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (4.27%) Subversion
2 10 (2.67%) Maven
2 10 (2.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.53%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.53%) ReSharper
4 2 (0.53%) Selenium
4 2 (0.53%) Fiddler
General
1 67 (17.87%) Front Office
2 23 (6.13%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.87%) Dutch Language
4 19 (5.07%) Back Office
5 16 (4.27%) German Language
6 15 (4.00%) Finance
7 13 (3.47%) Games
8 9 (2.40%) Advertising
9 8 (2.13%) Marketing
10 4 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.07%) Retail
11 2 (0.53%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.53%) Billing
12 1 (0.27%) Publishing
12 1 (0.27%) Legal
12 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (20.27%) Developer
2 62 (16.53%) Analyst
3 61 (16.27%) BizTalk Developer
4 51 (13.60%) Network Engineer
5 46 (12.27%) Applications Support
6 40 (10.67%) Security Engineer
7 37 (9.87%) Support Analyst
7 37 (9.87%) Consultant
8 30 (8.00%) Administrator
9 29 (7.73%) Support Engineer
10 28 (7.47%) Network Security Engineer
11 25 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
12 22 (5.87%) Systems Engineer
13 18 (4.80%) Senior Support Engineer
14 16 (4.27%) Senior Support Analyst
14 16 (4.27%) Senior Analyst
14 16 (4.27%) IT Support
15 15 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
15 15 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
16 14 (3.73%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (21.33%) .NET
2 63 (16.80%) EDI
2 63 (16.80%) WCF
3 61 (16.27%) jQuery
3 61 (16.27%) Entity Framework
3 61 (16.27%) .NET Framework
3 61 (16.27%) JMS
3 61 (16.27%) EDIFACT
4 38 (10.13%) Web Services
5 18 (4.80%) SOAP
6 16 (4.27%) MCollective
7 14 (3.73%) REST
8 13 (3.47%) XML
9 11 (2.93%) Ajax
9 11 (2.93%) JSON
10 10 (2.67%) MAPI
10 10 (2.67%) HTML
11 9 (2.40%) Middleware
12 7 (1.87%) CSS
13 5 (1.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 65 (17.33%) Clustering
2 46 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (9.33%) Computer Science
4 22 (5.87%) CESG
5 17 (4.53%) Mathematics
6 13 (3.47%) Blackberry
7 12 (3.20%) Data Centre
8 11 (2.93%) Statistics
9 9 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.13%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.87%) Replication
11 7 (1.87%) PDA
11 7 (1.87%) iPhone
12 6 (1.60%) Social Gaming
13 4 (1.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 2 (0.53%) Reference Data
14 2 (0.53%) PKI
14 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.53%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 139 (37.07%) Linux
2 110 (29.33%) Windows
3 28 (7.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (6.40%) UNIX
5 21 (5.60%) Windows 7
6 18 (4.80%) Ubuntu
6 18 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (3.73%) Android
8 14 (3.73%) Windows 8
9 10 (2.67%) Mac OS
9 10 (2.67%) Windows XP
10 8 (2.13%) Solaris
10 8 (2.13%) Debian
10 8 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (2.13%) Windows Vista
11 7 (1.87%) CentOS
12 5 (1.33%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.33%) SUSE
13 4 (1.07%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (21.87%) Load Balancing
2 61 (16.27%) MVC
3 48 (12.80%) Configuration Management
4 43 (11.47%) ITIL
5 29 (7.73%) SIEM
6 28 (7.47%) Incident Management
7 21 (5.60%) Service Delivery
8 20 (5.33%) CRM
8 20 (5.33%) Capacity Management
9 19 (5.07%) Problem Management
9 19 (5.07%) Software Engineering
10 17 (4.53%) Capacity Planning
11 16 (4.27%) Network Design
12 13 (3.47%) Server Monitoring
13 12 (3.20%) Mentoring
13 12 (3.20%) Network Management
14 11 (2.93%) Fault Management
14 11 (2.93%) Validation
15 10 (2.67%) Project Management
16 9 (2.40%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 128 (34.13%) SQL
2 66 (17.60%) Python
3 65 (17.33%) C#
4 62 (16.53%) Perl
5 61 (16.27%) ActionScript
5 61 (16.27%) ActionScript 2.0
6 55 (14.67%) Java
7 25 (6.67%) PHP
8 24 (6.40%) JavaScript
9 17 (4.53%) Ruby
9 17 (4.53%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.67%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.40%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.60%) C
13 5 (1.33%) PHP5
13 5 (1.33%) C++
14 4 (1.07%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.80%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.53%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.27%) Korn
Qualifications
1 53 (14.13%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 44 (11.73%) Degree
4 41 (10.93%) CCNA
5 30 (8.00%) CISSP
6 28 (7.47%) SC Cleared
7 26 (6.93%) CCNP
8 25 (6.67%) DV Cleared
9 21 (5.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (1.87%) MCSE
12 6 (1.60%) CCSA
12 6 (1.60%) CCSE
13 4 (1.07%) CCA
13 4 (1.07%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.80%) CCVP
15 2 (0.53%) JNCIP
15 2 (0.53%) JNCIE
15 2 (0.53%) CCIE
16 1 (0.27%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.33%) SLA
1 20 (5.33%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (19.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (14.93%) IMail Server
3 37 (9.87%) vSphere
4 33 (8.80%) Active Directory
5 28 (7.47%) Hyper-V
6 21 (5.60%) qmail
6 21 (5.60%) Squid
7 16 (4.27%) Xen
8 15 (4.00%) KVM
9 10 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (2.13%) ProxySG
11 4 (1.07%) Snort
11 4 (1.07%) vCloud
11 4 (1.07%) Ceph
12 3 (0.80%) Firmware
13 2 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.27%) Kamailio
14 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.27%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 50 (13.33%) Nagios
2 43 (11.47%) Puppet
3 24 (6.40%) ZABBIX
4 17 (4.53%) logstash
4 17 (4.53%) Graphite
5 16 (4.27%) collectd
5 16 (4.27%) Cacti
5 16 (4.27%) Ganglia
6 13 (3.47%) FortiGate
6 13 (3.47%) SCCM
7 8 (2.13%) Hyperic
7 8 (2.13%) SCVMM
8 7 (1.87%) SCOM
8 7 (1.87%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.07%) Icinga
10 3 (0.80%) Ansible
10 3 (0.80%) WSUS
11 2 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.53%) HP NNM
11 2 (0.53%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 166 (44.27%) Microsoft
2 102 (27.20%) VMware
3 53 (14.13%) Cisco
4 26 (6.93%) Red Hat
5 21 (5.60%) Oracle
6 17 (4.53%) Splunk
7 13 (3.47%) F5
7 13 (3.47%) HP
7 13 (3.47%) Juniper
8 12 (3.20%) NetApp
8 12 (3.20%) Blue Coat
9 11 (2.93%) Huawei
9 11 (2.93%) IBM
10 10 (2.67%) Citrix
10 10 (2.67%) CheckPoint
11 9 (2.40%) Apple
12 8 (2.13%) Aruba
13 7 (1.87%) Draytek
13 7 (1.87%) Veeam
13 7 (1.87%) Symantec
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