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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 195 194 188
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 52 40 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.89% 0.65% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.52% 3.83% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 51 30 20
Average salary £36,000 £38,750 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.09% +2.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £40,610 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+10.19% +12.80%
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
1151 1045 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.70% 17.04% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 999 873 704
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 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
Gloucestershire -5 27 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Wiltshire +6 16 £35,000 +32.07% 7
Bristol -22 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Devon - 2 £37,500 -
Somerset - 1 £22,500 - 1
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 45 (60.81%) TCP/IP
2 39 (52.70%) Windows
3 37 (50.00%) DNS
3 37 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 35 (47.30%) HTTP
5 34 (45.95%) SQL
6 31 (41.89%) Firewall
7 29 (39.19%) SQL Server
8 28 (37.84%) Linux
9 27 (36.49%) .NET
10 26 (35.14%) DHCP
10 26 (35.14%) FTP
11 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
12 23 (31.08%) C#
12 23 (31.08%) Visual Studio
12 23 (31.08%) Web Services
12 23 (31.08%) SMPP
12 23 (31.08%) MVC
12 23 (31.08%) jQuery
12 23 (31.08%) Team Foundation Server
13 21 (28.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 19 (25.68%) MS Excel
15 16 (21.62%) VMware
16 15 (20.27%) Workflow
16 15 (20.27%) WinForms
16 15 (20.27%) Unit Testing
16 15 (20.27%) Multithreading
16 15 (20.27%) T-SQL
16 15 (20.27%) LAN
16 15 (20.27%) SMS

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 12 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.81%) IIS
3 7 (9.46%) Apache
3 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (25.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (60.81%) TCP/IP
2 37 (50.00%) DNS
3 35 (47.30%) HTTP
4 31 (41.89%) Firewall
5 26 (35.14%) FTP
5 26 (35.14%) DHCP
6 23 (31.08%) SMPP
7 15 (20.27%) LAN
7 15 (20.27%) SMS
8 14 (18.92%) Wireshark
9 12 (16.22%) WAN
10 11 (14.86%) Network Security
11 10 (13.51%) tcpdump
11 10 (13.51%) LDAP
12 9 (12.16%) VPN
12 9 (12.16%) Telnet
12 9 (12.16%) SSL
13 8 (10.81%) VoIP
13 8 (10.81%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (9.46%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (39.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.11%) MySQL
4 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Visual Studio
1 23 (31.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (17.57%) Telecoms
2 10 (13.51%) Finance
3 4 (5.41%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.05%) Advertising
4 3 (4.05%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Developer
2 19 (25.68%) Analyst
3 18 (24.32%) .NET Developer
4 15 (20.27%) Senior Developer
5 13 (17.57%) Network Engineer
6 10 (13.51%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (10.81%) Support Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) Network Security Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) Network Analyst
8 7 (9.46%) Security Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Software Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Network Intrusion Analyst
11 4 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (5.41%) Security Analyst
11 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (5.41%) Administrator
11 4 (5.41%) Network Support
11 4 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.49%) .NET
2 23 (31.08%) Web Services
2 23 (31.08%) jQuery
3 21 (28.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 15 (20.27%) KnockoutJS
4 15 (20.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (20.27%) WinForms
5 8 (10.81%) HTML
5 8 (10.81%) XML
5 8 (10.81%) WSDL
5 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
5 8 (10.81%) CSS
5 8 (10.81%) SOAP
6 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.35%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) CESG
2 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.11%) Clustering
4 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 39 (52.70%) Windows
2 28 (37.84%) Linux
3 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (9.46%) Solaris
7 4 (5.41%) CentOS
7 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.41%) UNIX
8 3 (4.05%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) MVC
2 15 (20.27%) Workflow
2 15 (20.27%) Unit Testing
2 15 (20.27%) Multithreading
3 13 (17.57%) ITIL
4 12 (16.22%) SIEM
4 12 (16.22%) Malware Analysis
5 9 (12.16%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (10.81%) Technical Analysis
7 7 (9.46%) Load Balancing
8 6 (8.11%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (8.11%) Cyber Security
8 6 (8.11%) SDLC
8 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.76%) Digital Forensics
9 5 (6.76%) Service Management
10 4 (5.41%) ITSM
10 4 (5.41%) Information Security
10 4 (5.41%) Memory Management
10 4 (5.41%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.95%) SQL
2 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
3 23 (31.08%) C#
4 15 (20.27%) T-SQL
5 13 (17.57%) PHP
6 10 (13.51%) Python
7 8 (10.81%) XQuery
7 8 (10.81%) XPath
8 6 (8.11%) VBScript
9 4 (5.41%) VB
9 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.05%) Perl
11 2 (2.70%) Ruby
12 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) CCNA
1 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (9.46%) CISSP
3 6 (8.11%) GCIA
4 4 (5.41%) Degree
5 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.05%) CCNP
6 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.70%) GIAC
7 1 (1.35%) GCIH
7 1 (1.35%) MCSE
7 1 (1.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.27%) vSphere
2 11 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
3 10 (13.51%) Snort
4 8 (10.81%) Terminal Services
5 6 (8.11%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.70%) XenApp
7 1 (1.35%) Postfix
7 1 (1.35%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) SCCM
2 6 (8.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (5.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.62%) VMware
3 13 (17.57%) Cisco
4 10 (13.51%) Citrix
5 4 (5.41%) Siemens
5 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.05%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (4.05%) Dell
7 1 (1.35%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.35%) Remedy
7 1 (1.35%) Sophos
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