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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 230 198 162
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -36
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 12 26 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.49% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.22% 2.84% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 42
Average salary £34,500 £43,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.76% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £39,369 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.77% +5.62%
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
983 914 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.41% 17.12% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 847 734 885
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -15 6 £43,750 -0.28% 2
Somerset +5 4 £26,000 -22.83% 2
Wiltshire -4 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Devon - 1 - -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 50 (94.34%) TCP/IP
2 45 (84.91%) Windows
3 41 (77.36%) HTTP
4 39 (73.58%) DNS
5 36 (67.92%) Linux
6 34 (64.15%) Firewall
7 31 (58.49%) LDAP
8 28 (52.83%) DHCP
9 26 (49.06%) FTP
10 25 (47.17%) SSL
11 22 (41.51%) Telnet
12 18 (33.96%) VMware
13 17 (32.08%) Wireshark
13 17 (32.08%) Python
13 17 (32.08%) Solaris
13 17 (32.08%) SQL
13 17 (32.08%) Cyber Security
14 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
15 15 (28.30%) Degree
15 15 (28.30%) Intrusion Detection
15 15 (28.30%) SIEM
16 14 (26.42%) Information Security
17 13 (24.53%) PHP
18 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
18 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
18 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
19 11 (20.75%) Snort
19 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
19 11 (20.75%) Ethernet
19 11 (20.75%) tcpdump

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (18.87%) Apache
2 7 (13.21%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.43%) IIS
4 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.89%) Lync
5 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.89%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Office
2 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) SaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (94.34%) TCP/IP
2 41 (77.36%) HTTP
3 39 (73.58%) DNS
4 34 (64.15%) Firewall
5 31 (58.49%) LDAP
6 28 (52.83%) DHCP
7 26 (49.06%) FTP
8 25 (47.17%) SSL
9 22 (41.51%) Telnet
10 17 (32.08%) Wireshark
11 15 (28.30%) Intrusion Detection
12 11 (20.75%) tcpdump
12 11 (20.75%) Ethernet
13 10 (18.87%) Internet
13 10 (18.87%) SNMP
14 9 (16.98%) Network Security
15 8 (15.09%) Unified Communications
16 7 (13.21%) Kerberos
16 7 (13.21%) WAN
16 7 (13.21%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) MySQL
2 7 (13.21%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (18.87%) Aerospace
2 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Analyst
2 14 (26.42%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (24.53%) Network Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Lead Network Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Software Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Network Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Network Support
8 3 (5.66%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) IT Support
8 3 (5.66%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Support Technician
9 2 (3.77%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.21%) Open Source
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.77%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) CESG
5 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 45 (84.91%) Windows
2 36 (67.92%) Linux
3 17 (32.08%) Solaris
4 7 (13.21%) UNIX
5 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.66%) CentOS
6 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Cyber Security
2 15 (28.30%) SIEM
3 14 (26.42%) Information Security
4 10 (18.87%) Network Architecture
4 10 (18.87%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (16.98%) ITIL
6 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
6 7 (13.21%) Software Deployment
6 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.21%) TDD
6 7 (13.21%) Unit Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Change Management
8 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
8 5 (9.43%) Analytics
9 4 (7.55%) Memory Management
10 2 (3.77%) Digital Forensics
10 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
11 1 (1.89%) Service Management
11 1 (1.89%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) SQL
1 17 (32.08%) Python
2 13 (24.53%) PHP
3 7 (13.21%) Bourne shell
3 7 (13.21%) Perl
4 2 (3.77%) C#
4 2 (3.77%) Java
4 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Degree
2 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
3 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
4 9 (16.98%) DV Cleared
5 7 (13.21%) GCIA
6 6 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (9.43%) GCIH
8 4 (7.55%) CCNA
9 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (5.66%) CCNP
10 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.89%) GIAC
10 1 (1.89%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 4 (7.55%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (20.75%) Snort
4 7 (13.21%) Terminal Services
4 7 (13.21%) qmail
5 4 (7.55%) vSphere
6 3 (5.66%) XenApp
7 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) Nagios
1 7 (13.21%) Zenoss
1 7 (13.21%) yum
1 7 (13.21%) Puppet
1 7 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.77%) MOM
2 2 (3.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.77%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) VMware
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.87%) Citrix
3 10 (18.87%) Cisco
4 8 (15.09%) Juniper
4 8 (15.09%) CheckPoint
5 5 (9.43%) LogRhythm
6 4 (7.55%) Siemens
7 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) Sophos
8 1 (1.89%) IronPort
8 1 (1.89%) Trend Micro
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