The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 222 229 220
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 29 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.53% 1.91% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 16
Average salary £35,750 £35,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% -16.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £36,847
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1145 1100 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.23% 17.80% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 981 919 774
Average salary £38,500 £35,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.45% -7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,325
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SMTP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SMTP Salary Trend in the South West

SMTP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SMTP Salary Histogram in the South West

SMTP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Gloucestershire +20 22 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Bristol - 5 £28,250 - 3
Somerset -3 1 £34,000 +30.76% 1
Wiltshire -8 1 £52,500 +56.71%
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 41 (83.67%) TCP/IP
2 37 (75.51%) DNS
2 37 (75.51%) Windows
3 32 (65.31%) Linux
4 28 (57.14%) Cisco
5 26 (53.06%) VPN
5 26 (53.06%) Firewall
6 25 (51.02%) HTTP
7 24 (48.98%) Telecoms
8 23 (46.94%) MPLS
9 22 (44.90%) VMware
9 22 (44.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
11 19 (38.78%) SSL
12 16 (32.65%) VoIP
12 16 (32.65%) ITIL
13 14 (28.57%) SQL
14 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
14 13 (26.53%) Cybersecurity
15 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
15 12 (24.49%) Broadband
15 12 (24.49%) Apache
15 12 (24.49%) DHCP
16 11 (22.45%) Finance
17 10 (20.41%) Intrusion Detection
17 10 (20.41%) Penetration Testing
17 10 (20.41%) Ruby
17 10 (20.41%) Juniper
17 10 (20.41%) Python
17 10 (20.41%) Perl

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
2 12 (24.49%) Apache
3 7 (14.29%) IIS
3 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 41 (83.67%) TCP/IP
2 37 (75.51%) DNS
3 26 (53.06%) Firewall
3 26 (53.06%) VPN
4 25 (51.02%) HTTP
5 23 (46.94%) MPLS
6 19 (38.78%) SSL
7 16 (32.65%) VoIP
8 12 (24.49%) Broadband
8 12 (24.49%) DHCP
9 10 (20.41%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (18.37%) HTTPS
10 9 (18.37%) SSH
10 9 (18.37%) Telnet
11 8 (16.33%) IP Telephony
11 8 (16.33%) WAN
12 7 (14.29%) FTP
13 4 (8.16%) NetScreen
13 4 (8.16%) Network Security
14 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MySQL
2 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (48.98%) Telecoms
2 11 (22.45%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) German Language
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Network Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Security Analyst
4 10 (20.41%) Administrator
5 9 (18.37%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 9 (18.37%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (18.37%) Senior Security Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 7 (14.29%) Network Administrator
8 6 (12.24%) Team Leader
9 4 (8.16%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Security Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Windows Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (6.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (6.12%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) XML
2 4 (8.16%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.16%) CSS
2 4 (8.16%) HTML
2 4 (8.16%) jQuery
2 4 (8.16%) Web Services
3 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (6.12%) SOAP
3 3 (6.12%) WSDL
4 2 (4.08%) LAMP
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.04%) CSS3
5 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.04%) HTML5
5 1 (2.04%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.29%) Digital Media
3 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.08%) PKI
7 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (2.04%) Data Conversion
7 1 (2.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 32 (65.31%) Linux
3 9 (18.37%) Solaris
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.12%) Unix
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.08%) Windows NT
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 13 (26.53%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (20.41%) Network Architecture
3 10 (20.41%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (16.33%) Malware Analysis
5 7 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 7 (14.29%) SIEM
6 6 (12.24%) Network Design
7 3 (6.12%) Analytics
7 3 (6.12%) Information Security
7 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.12%) ITSM
7 3 (6.12%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (6.12%) MVC
7 3 (6.12%) SDLC
7 3 (6.12%) Service Management
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.04%) Change Management
9 1 (2.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) SQL
2 10 (20.41%) Perl
2 10 (20.41%) PHP
2 10 (20.41%) Python
2 10 (20.41%) Ruby
3 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.20%) C#
5 3 (6.12%) XPath
5 3 (6.12%) XQuery
6 2 (4.08%) VBScript
7 1 (2.04%) Java
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VB
7 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) CCNA
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) CCNP
4 1 (2.04%) CISSP
4 1 (2.04%) GIAC
4 1 (2.04%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (44.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.20%) vSphere
4 2 (4.08%) Postfix
4 2 (4.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) SCCM
2 5 (10.20%) SCOM
3 4 (8.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (6.12%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.04%) MOM
5 1 (2.04%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) Cisco
2 22 (44.90%) VMware
3 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.41%) Juniper
5 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.12%) NetWitness
5 3 (6.12%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.12%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.04%) Avaya
6 1 (2.04%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.04%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.04%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.04%) Google
6 1 (2.04%) Infoblox
6 1 (2.04%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.04%) Qualys
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) Splunk
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