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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 294 301 282
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 166 130 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.61% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.31% 2.73% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 123 103 139
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,305 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
5009 4767 5257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.14% 22.21% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3736 3702 4309
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
(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 +20 64 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Berkshire +10 64 £50,000 +66.66%
Hampshire -15 13 £43,750 +25.00% 2
Oxfordshire +7 8 £18,500 -47.14% 1
West Sussex -11 6 £40,610 +21.22%
Surrey -26 6 £43,000 +1.17%
Kent -7 2 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £52,500 +20.00%
Middlesex - 1 - -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 141 (51.84%) HTTP
1 141 (51.84%) DNS
2 137 (50.37%) TCP/IP
3 117 (43.01%) Internet
4 103 (37.87%) Linux
5 93 (34.19%) Microsoft
6 87 (31.99%) LDAP
7 82 (30.15%) Firewall
8 75 (27.57%) Windows
8 75 (27.57%) Degree
9 74 (27.21%) SSL
10 64 (23.53%) WAN
11 57 (20.96%) Cisco
12 54 (19.85%) FTP
13 53 (19.49%) MS Excel
14 49 (18.01%) VMware
14 49 (18.01%) Load Balancing
15 48 (17.65%) LAN
15 48 (17.65%) Front Office
15 48 (17.65%) IMail Server
15 48 (17.65%) F5
16 46 (16.91%) SQL
16 46 (16.91%) Debian
17 43 (15.81%) DHCP
17 43 (15.81%) VPN
18 39 (14.34%) Red Hat
19 38 (13.97%) IMAP
20 37 (13.60%) Finance
20 37 (13.60%) VMware Infrastructure
20 37 (13.60%) Bash Shell

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (7.35%) IIS
1 20 (7.35%) Tomcat
2 17 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 13 (4.78%) MS Exchange
3 13 (4.78%) GroupWise
4 11 (4.04%) Lotus Domino
5 9 (3.31%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.84%) Apache
6 5 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.47%) CMS
8 3 (1.10%) Lync
9 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.74%) nginx
9 2 (0.74%) Liferay
10 1 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 53 (19.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) MS Project
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.72%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.35%) Basecamp
3 19 (6.99%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (5.15%) SaaS
5 4 (1.47%) Google Apps
5 4 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 141 (51.84%) HTTP
1 141 (51.84%) DNS
2 137 (50.37%) TCP/IP
3 117 (43.01%) Internet
4 87 (31.99%) LDAP
5 82 (30.15%) Firewall
6 74 (27.21%) SSL
7 64 (23.53%) WAN
8 54 (19.85%) FTP
9 48 (17.65%) LAN
10 43 (15.81%) DHCP
10 43 (15.81%) VPN
11 38 (13.97%) IMAP
12 36 (13.24%) VoIP
13 34 (12.50%) OSPF
13 34 (12.50%) BGP
14 33 (12.13%) IPsec
15 32 (11.76%) TACACS
15 32 (11.76%) EIGRP
15 32 (11.76%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.04%) MySQL
5 3 (1.10%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.10%) DB2
5 3 (1.10%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.74%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (7.35%) JIRA
1 20 (7.35%) Jenkins
2 17 (6.25%) AQtime
2 17 (6.25%) WebLOAD
3 4 (1.47%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.10%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.74%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.74%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.74%) Subversion
5 2 (0.74%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.37%) WinDbg
General
1 48 (17.65%) Front Office
2 37 (13.60%) Finance
3 31 (11.40%) German Language
4 29 (10.66%) Telecoms
5 25 (9.19%) Dutch Language
6 11 (4.04%) Marketing
7 7 (2.57%) Retail
8 6 (2.21%) Publishing
8 6 (2.21%) French Language
9 4 (1.47%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.47%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.10%) Law
11 1 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (20.59%) Analyst
2 40 (14.71%) Network Engineer
3 39 (14.34%) Support Analyst
4 36 (13.24%) Consultant
5 35 (12.87%) Systems Administrator
5 35 (12.87%) Administrator
6 32 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
7 31 (11.40%) Linux Administrator
7 31 (11.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 22 (8.09%) Applications Support
9 20 (7.35%) Support Engineer
10 19 (6.99%) Systems Engineer
11 16 (5.88%) Security Analyst
12 15 (5.51%) Network Consultant
13 13 (4.78%) Technical Support
13 13 (4.78%) Security Consultant
13 13 (4.78%) Network Security Consultant
14 12 (4.41%) Firewall Engineer
15 11 (4.04%) Test Engineer
16 10 (3.68%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.56%) SOAP
2 21 (7.72%) Web Services
2 21 (7.72%) MAPI
3 20 (7.35%) .NET
4 14 (5.15%) HTML
5 9 (3.31%) XML
6 7 (2.57%) XHTML
6 7 (2.57%) ODBC
6 7 (2.57%) Ajax
7 6 (2.21%) CSS
8 4 (1.47%) Servlets
8 4 (1.47%) J2EE
8 4 (1.47%) XSLT
8 4 (1.47%) Flash
8 4 (1.47%) CGI
8 4 (1.47%) SAML
9 3 (1.10%) GWT
10 2 (0.74%) Memcached
10 2 (0.74%) LAMP
10 2 (0.74%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.66%) Computer Science
2 20 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 19 (6.99%) Open Source
3 19 (6.99%) Mobile App
4 14 (5.15%) Blackberry
5 13 (4.78%) Digital Media
6 12 (4.41%) Client/Server
7 11 (4.04%) Mathematics
8 9 (3.31%) PKI
8 9 (3.31%) Smartphone
9 8 (2.94%) CESG
9 8 (2.94%) iPhone
10 7 (2.57%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.47%) PMI
12 2 (0.74%) Firmware
13 1 (0.37%) EPoS
13 1 (0.37%) Smart Meter
13 1 (0.37%) CMDB
13 1 (0.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 103 (37.87%) Linux
2 75 (27.57%) Windows
3 46 (16.91%) Debian
4 33 (12.13%) UNIX
5 31 (11.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (8.82%) Ubuntu
8 15 (5.51%) Solaris
9 13 (4.78%) Windows 7
10 10 (3.68%) Windows XP
11 8 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
11 8 (2.94%) Android
11 8 (2.94%) CentOS
12 5 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.74%) SUSE
14 2 (0.74%) OpenBSD
14 2 (0.74%) NetWare
14 2 (0.74%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.74%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.01%) Load Balancing
2 27 (9.93%) Capacity Management
3 25 (9.19%) Kalman Filter
4 20 (7.35%) DevOps
5 18 (6.62%) Network Management
5 18 (6.62%) SIEM
6 17 (6.25%) Network Design
6 17 (6.25%) Benchmarking
6 17 (6.25%) Project Management
6 17 (6.25%) Service Management
7 16 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 14 (5.15%) Service Delivery
8 14 (5.15%) Product Management
9 13 (4.78%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (4.78%) ITIL
10 11 (4.04%) Software Engineering
10 11 (4.04%) Change Control
10 11 (4.04%) Incident Management
11 9 (3.31%) Information Security
12 8 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (16.91%) SQL
2 37 (13.60%) Bash Shell
3 33 (12.13%) Java
4 21 (7.72%) C++
5 18 (6.62%) Perl
6 17 (6.25%) C#
7 13 (4.78%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.21%) PHP
8 6 (2.21%) Ruby
9 5 (1.84%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.37%) R
10 1 (0.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 75 (27.57%) Degree
2 28 (10.29%) Security Cleared
3 26 (9.56%) SC Cleared
4 18 (6.62%) MCSE
4 18 (6.62%) CCNA
4 18 (6.62%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (6.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (5.51%) MCITP
6 14 (5.15%) DV Cleared
7 12 (4.41%) CCNP
8 11 (4.04%) GIAC
9 9 (3.31%) GCIA
10 8 (2.94%) CCIE
11 7 (2.57%) MCSA
12 4 (1.47%) GCIH
12 4 (1.47%) CEH
12 4 (1.47%) PMI Certification
13 3 (1.10%) NCDA
13 3 (1.10%) NCIE
14 2 (0.74%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.40%) QA
2 14 (5.15%) SLA
3 7 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 48 (17.65%) IMail Server
2 37 (13.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (12.87%) Active Directory
4 29 (10.66%) Postfix
5 25 (9.19%) NFS
6 20 (7.35%) Samba
7 19 (6.99%) Hyper-V
8 17 (6.25%) VMware ESX
9 16 (5.88%) Snort
10 7 (2.57%) KVM
11 6 (2.21%) Terminal Services
11 6 (2.21%) Sendmail
12 5 (1.84%) qmail
12 5 (1.84%) Squid
13 4 (1.47%) ISA Server
14 3 (1.10%) XenServer
15 2 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.74%) UAG
15 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.74%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 22 (8.09%) Puppet
2 17 (6.25%) CiscoWorks
2 17 (6.25%) HP NNM
3 6 (2.21%) NetBackup
3 6 (2.21%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.21%) PureDisk
4 3 (1.10%) SCOM
5 2 (0.74%) ARCserve
5 2 (0.74%) ZENworks
5 2 (0.74%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.74%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.37%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.37%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.37%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.37%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.37%) WMI
Vendors
1 93 (34.19%) Microsoft
2 57 (20.96%) Cisco
3 49 (18.01%) VMware
4 48 (17.65%) F5
5 39 (14.34%) Red Hat
6 32 (11.76%) CheckPoint
7 31 (11.40%) Juniper
8 21 (7.72%) HP
9 16 (5.88%) Sourcefire
10 9 (3.31%) NetApp
11 8 (2.94%) Citrix
12 7 (2.57%) Dell
12 7 (2.57%) EMC
12 7 (2.57%) MobileIron
12 7 (2.57%) SOTI
13 6 (2.21%) LogRhythm
13 6 (2.21%) Novell
13 6 (2.21%) Pegasus
13 6 (2.21%) Fortinet
13 6 (2.21%) Fujitsu
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Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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