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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 205 196 191
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 40 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.58% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.64% 3.51% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 13
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.29% +5.33%
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
1099 997 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.39% 16.52% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 960 867 673
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South 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 September 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 September 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 -7 24 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Wiltshire +4 12 £35,000 +32.07%
Bristol -10 2 £35,000 -
Devon - 1 £37,500 -
Somerset - 1 £22,500 -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 43 (54.43%) TCP/IP
2 41 (51.90%) HTTP
3 39 (49.37%) SQL
4 38 (48.10%) Microsoft
5 37 (46.84%) SQL Server
6 36 (45.57%) Windows
6 36 (45.57%) DNS
7 33 (41.77%) .NET
7 33 (41.77%) JavaScript
8 31 (39.24%) C#
8 31 (39.24%) Visual Studio
8 31 (39.24%) Web Services
8 31 (39.24%) SMPP
8 31 (39.24%) MVC
8 31 (39.24%) jQuery
8 31 (39.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 30 (37.97%) Firewall
9 30 (37.97%) FTP
10 28 (35.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 27 (34.18%) Linux
12 25 (31.65%) DHCP
13 21 (26.58%) MS Excel
14 18 (22.78%) Workflow
14 18 (22.78%) WinForms
14 18 (22.78%) T-SQL
14 18 (22.78%) SMS
14 18 (22.78%) KnockoutJS
14 18 (22.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (22.78%) Multithreading
14 18 (22.78%) Unit Testing

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 10 (12.66%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.59%) IIS
4 5 (6.33%) Apache
5 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (26.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (54.43%) TCP/IP
2 41 (51.90%) HTTP
3 36 (45.57%) DNS
4 31 (39.24%) SMPP
5 30 (37.97%) FTP
5 30 (37.97%) Firewall
6 25 (31.65%) DHCP
7 18 (22.78%) SMS
8 14 (17.72%) LAN
9 11 (13.92%) WAN
9 11 (13.92%) Wireshark
9 11 (13.92%) Network Security
10 10 (12.66%) VPN
11 9 (11.39%) LDAP
11 9 (11.39%) tcpdump
11 9 (11.39%) Telnet
11 9 (11.39%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (10.13%) Internet
12 8 (10.13%) SSL
13 7 (8.86%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (46.84%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (12.66%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.33%) MySQL
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (39.24%) Visual Studio
1 31 (39.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (20.25%) Telecoms
2 14 (17.72%) Finance
3 5 (6.33%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.80%) Advertising
4 3 (3.80%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (39.24%) Developer
2 24 (30.38%) .NET Developer
3 19 (24.05%) Analyst
4 18 (22.78%) Senior Developer
5 12 (15.19%) Network Engineer
6 11 (13.92%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (12.66%) Software Developer
8 8 (10.13%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (8.86%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (8.86%) Security Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (7.59%) C# Developer
10 6 (7.59%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (7.59%) Network Analyst
10 6 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (6.33%) .NET Software Developer
11 5 (6.33%) Security Analyst
11 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (6.33%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (41.77%) .NET
2 31 (39.24%) Web Services
2 31 (39.24%) jQuery
3 28 (35.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 18 (22.78%) KnockoutJS
4 18 (22.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 18 (22.78%) WinForms
5 13 (16.46%) HTML
5 13 (16.46%) XML
5 13 (16.46%) WSDL
5 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET
5 13 (16.46%) CSS
5 13 (16.46%) SOAP
6 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.27%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Mobile App
2 9 (11.39%) CESG
3 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.33%) Clustering
5 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 36 (45.57%) Windows
2 27 (34.18%) Linux
3 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.13%) Solaris
6 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.06%) UNIX
8 3 (3.80%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.53%) CentOS
9 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) MVC
2 18 (22.78%) Workflow
2 18 (22.78%) Unit Testing
2 18 (22.78%) Multithreading
3 13 (16.46%) ITIL
3 13 (16.46%) Technical Analysis
4 12 (15.19%) Malware Analysis
5 11 (13.92%) SIEM
6 10 (12.66%) SDLC
6 10 (12.66%) Mobile Application Development
6 10 (12.66%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (11.39%) Mentoring
8 7 (8.86%) Cyber Security
8 7 (8.86%) Load Balancing
9 4 (5.06%) Digital Forensics
9 4 (5.06%) Protective Monitoring
9 4 (5.06%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (5.06%) Information Security
9 4 (5.06%) Service Management
9 4 (5.06%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (49.37%) SQL
2 33 (41.77%) JavaScript
3 31 (39.24%) C#
4 18 (22.78%) T-SQL
5 13 (16.46%) XQuery
5 13 (16.46%) XPath
6 12 (15.19%) PHP
7 11 (13.92%) Python
8 6 (7.59%) VBScript
9 4 (5.06%) VB
9 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.80%) Perl
11 2 (2.53%) Ruby
12 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) CCNA
1 11 (13.92%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (8.86%) CISSP
4 5 (6.33%) GCIA
4 5 (6.33%) Degree
5 4 (5.06%) CCNP
6 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.53%) GIAC
8 1 (1.27%) GCIH
8 1 (1.27%) MCSE
8 1 (1.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (16.46%) vSphere
2 10 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.39%) Snort
4 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
5 5 (6.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.06%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.53%) XenApp
8 1 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.27%) Postfix
8 1 (1.27%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (8.86%) SCCM
3 4 (5.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (48.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.46%) VMware
2 13 (16.46%) Cisco
3 6 (7.59%) Citrix
4 4 (5.06%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (3.80%) Dell
6 2 (2.53%) Siemens
6 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.27%) Remedy
7 1 (1.27%) Sophos
7 1 (1.27%) LogRhythm
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