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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 203 219 213
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 33 29 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 0.50% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.64% 2.64% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 30
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -22.05%
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.36% +4.66%
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
906 1100 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.68% 18.90% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 741 966 928
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing SMTP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -10 15 £35,000 -6.66%
Wiltshire +20 11 £40,000 -10.11%
Dorset - 3 £35,000 -
Devon - 2 £27,500 -
Somerset - 2 £60,000 -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing SMTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 73 (87.95%) Windows
2 58 (69.88%) DNS
3 56 (67.47%) TCP/IP
4 54 (65.06%) Firewall
5 51 (61.45%) ITIL
6 40 (48.19%) Linux
6 40 (48.19%) MS Exchange
7 37 (44.58%) HTTP
7 37 (44.58%) Cisco
7 37 (44.58%) VMware
8 35 (42.17%) Network Security
9 33 (39.76%) Active Directory
9 33 (39.76%) DHCP
9 33 (39.76%) VPN
10 32 (38.55%) X.400
10 32 (38.55%) DV Cleared
10 32 (38.55%) Security Cleared
10 32 (38.55%) Infrastructure Management
11 31 (37.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 31 (37.35%) SQL
12 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
12 29 (34.94%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (28.92%) Cisco Certification
13 24 (28.92%) WAN
14 21 (25.30%) FTP
14 21 (25.30%) CCNA
15 19 (22.89%) LAN
15 19 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2010
16 18 (21.69%) CISSP
17 17 (20.48%) DMZ

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (48.19%) MS Exchange
2 19 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (18.07%) IIS
5 12 (14.46%) Apache
6 3 (3.61%) CICS
7 2 (2.41%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.20%) CMS
8 1 (1.20%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (20.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (69.88%) DNS
2 56 (67.47%) TCP/IP
3 54 (65.06%) Firewall
4 37 (44.58%) HTTP
5 35 (42.17%) Network Security
6 33 (39.76%) DHCP
6 33 (39.76%) VPN
7 32 (38.55%) X.400
8 24 (28.92%) WAN
9 21 (25.30%) FTP
10 19 (22.89%) LAN
11 17 (20.48%) Broadband
11 17 (20.48%) DMZ
11 17 (20.48%) SAN
11 17 (20.48%) VoIP
12 15 (18.07%) ICMP
12 15 (18.07%) NNTP
12 15 (18.07%) Telnet
12 15 (18.07%) X.500
13 14 (16.87%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) GIS
2 1 (1.20%) MySQL
2 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.20%) NCover
2 1 (1.20%) NUnit
2 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (33.73%) Support Engineer
2 26 (31.33%) Network Engineer
3 12 (14.46%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (10.84%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Lead Network Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Junior
7 5 (6.02%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.82%) Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) IT Support
8 4 (4.82%) Junior Network Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Junior Cisco Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Messaging Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Network Security Manager
9 3 (3.61%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.28%) XML
2 2 (2.41%) CSS
2 2 (2.41%) HTML
2 2 (2.41%) jQuery
2 2 (2.41%) MAPI
3 1 (1.20%) .NET
3 1 (1.20%) Ajax
3 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.20%) CSS3
3 1 (1.20%) Doctrine
3 1 (1.20%) HTML5
3 1 (1.20%) JSON
3 1 (1.20%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.94%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (20.48%) CESG
2 17 (20.48%) Management Information System
3 11 (13.25%) Data Centre
4 9 (10.84%) Statistics
5 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.61%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (3.61%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.41%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.41%) EPoS
7 2 (2.41%) iPad
7 2 (2.41%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.20%) CMDB
8 1 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.20%) PKI
8 1 (1.20%) SCADA
8 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 73 (87.95%) Windows
2 40 (48.19%) Linux
3 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.20%) Solaris
5 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (61.45%) ITIL
2 32 (38.55%) Infrastructure Management
3 16 (19.28%) Ethical Hacking
3 16 (19.28%) Protective Monitoring
4 15 (18.07%) Data Security
5 11 (13.25%) Change Management
6 10 (12.05%) Business Continuity
6 10 (12.05%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (10.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (10.84%) Security Patching
8 6 (7.23%) SIEM
9 5 (6.02%) Service Management
10 4 (4.82%) Information Security
10 4 (4.82%) Load Balancing
11 3 (3.61%) Coaching
11 3 (3.61%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.61%) ITSM
11 3 (3.61%) Network Design
12 2 (2.41%) MVC
12 2 (2.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (37.35%) SQL
2 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
2 17 (20.48%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.82%) Python
4 3 (3.61%) CLIST
4 3 (3.61%) REXX
5 2 (2.41%) PHP
5 2 (2.41%) Ruby
6 1 (1.20%) C#
6 1 (1.20%) Java
6 1 (1.20%) LINC
6 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (38.55%) DV Cleared
1 32 (38.55%) Security Cleared
2 24 (28.92%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (25.30%) CCNA
4 18 (21.69%) CISSP
5 17 (20.48%) CEH
5 17 (20.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 17 (20.48%) SC Cleared
6 12 (14.46%) MCSE
6 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (9.64%) MCSA
8 4 (4.82%) Degree
9 3 (3.61%) CCSP
10 1 (1.20%) CISA
10 1 (1.20%) CISM
10 1 (1.20%) GIAC
10 1 (1.20%) SANS
10 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (39.76%) Active Directory
2 31 (37.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.61%) RACF
3 3 (3.61%) Terminal Server
4 2 (2.41%) Docker
4 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.20%) Firmware
5 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (14.46%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.61%) WSUS
4 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.41%) Puppet
4 2 (2.41%) Rundeck
4 2 (2.41%) SCCM
4 2 (2.41%) SCOM
4 2 (2.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 37 (44.58%) Cisco
1 37 (44.58%) VMware
2 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
3 15 (18.07%) IBM
4 14 (16.87%) Extreme Networks
4 14 (16.87%) Symantec
5 12 (14.46%) Brocade
5 12 (14.46%) CheckPoint
5 12 (14.46%) EMC
5 12 (14.46%) HP
5 12 (14.46%) Veeam
6 3 (3.61%) Juniper
7 2 (2.41%) IronPort
7 2 (2.41%) NetApp
7 2 (2.41%) RightFax
8 1 (1.20%) ESRI
8 1 (1.20%) F5
8 1 (1.20%) Google
8 1 (1.20%) TOWER Software
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