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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 228 227 179
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -48
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 19 20 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.33% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.76% 2.05% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 39
Average salary £37,500 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,250 £41,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%
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
1081 974 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.02% 16.18% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 914 838 693
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 8 February 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 8 February 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
Wiltshire +7 9 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Gloucestershire -5 9 £38,500 -23.00% 2
Bristol - 1 - - 1
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 39 (72.22%) HTTP
2 34 (62.96%) TCP/IP
3 29 (53.70%) SQL
3 29 (53.70%) SQL Server
4 25 (46.30%) JavaScript
5 24 (44.44%) Finance
6 23 (42.59%) Windows
6 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
7 22 (40.74%) DNS
8 21 (38.89%) C#
9 20 (37.04%) .NET
9 20 (37.04%) Visual Studio
9 20 (37.04%) Web Services
9 20 (37.04%) Cisco
9 20 (37.04%) jQuery
9 20 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (35.19%) FTP
10 19 (35.19%) Apache
10 19 (35.19%) Firewall
11 18 (33.33%) XML
11 18 (33.33%) Linux
12 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
12 17 (31.48%) CSS
12 17 (31.48%) HTML
12 17 (31.48%) DHCP
12 17 (31.48%) SMPP
12 17 (31.48%) MVC
12 17 (31.48%) Relational Database
13 16 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 16 (29.63%) Telecoms

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 19 (35.19%) Apache
2 12 (22.22%) IIS
3 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (72.22%) HTTP
2 34 (62.96%) TCP/IP
3 22 (40.74%) DNS
4 19 (35.19%) Firewall
4 19 (35.19%) FTP
5 17 (31.48%) DHCP
5 17 (31.48%) SMPP
6 16 (29.63%) VPN
7 15 (27.78%) WAN
8 14 (25.93%) HTTPS
8 14 (25.93%) IP Telephony
8 14 (25.93%) MPLS
8 14 (25.93%) SSH
8 14 (25.93%) Telnet
9 10 (18.52%) SSL
10 5 (9.26%) Internet
10 5 (9.26%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (9.26%) LAN
11 3 (5.56%) Network Security
11 3 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (53.70%) SQL Server
2 17 (31.48%) Relational Database
3 14 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 20 (37.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (44.44%) Finance
2 16 (29.63%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.41%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) German Language
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) .NET Developer
3 14 (25.93%) Administrator
3 14 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 13 (24.07%) .NET Software Developer
4 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (24.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (24.07%) C# Software Developer
4 13 (24.07%) Software Developer
4 13 (24.07%) SQL Developer
4 13 (24.07%) SQL Server Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Network Administrator
6 9 (16.67%) Analyst
6 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (14.81%) Network Engineer
8 6 (11.11%) Security Analyst
8 6 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) Security Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) .NET
1 20 (37.04%) jQuery
1 20 (37.04%) Web Services
2 18 (33.33%) XML
3 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
3 17 (31.48%) CSS
3 17 (31.48%) HTML
4 16 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 14 (25.93%) SOAP
5 14 (25.93%) WSDL
6 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (7.41%) LAMP
8 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.56%) CSS3
8 3 (5.56%) Entity Framework
8 3 (5.56%) HTML5
8 3 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (5.56%) RequireJS
8 3 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.85%) PKI
4 1 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (42.59%) Windows
2 18 (33.33%) Linux
3 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.41%) Solaris
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) Unix
6 1 (1.85%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) MVC
2 14 (25.93%) Technical Analysis
3 13 (24.07%) Mobile Application Development
3 13 (24.07%) Network Architecture
3 13 (24.07%) SDLC
4 9 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (16.67%) SIEM
5 7 (12.96%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (11.11%) Workflow
7 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.41%) Change Management
8 4 (7.41%) ITIL
8 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
8 4 (7.41%) Malware Analysis
8 4 (7.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 3 (5.56%) Database Tuning
9 3 (5.56%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (53.70%) SQL
2 25 (46.30%) JavaScript
3 21 (38.89%) C#
4 14 (25.93%) XPath
4 14 (25.93%) XQuery
5 8 (14.81%) PHP
5 8 (14.81%) Python
6 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.41%) Perl
7 4 (7.41%) Ruby
7 4 (7.41%) VBScript
8 3 (5.56%) VB
8 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) CCNA
1 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) CCNP
2 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) CISSP
4 1 (1.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.67%) vSphere
3 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.56%) Postfix
5 1 (1.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (25.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 11 (20.37%) SCCM
3 9 (16.67%) SCOM
4 3 (5.56%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.85%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 20 (37.04%) Cisco
3 10 (18.52%) VMware
4 5 (9.26%) Palo Alto
5 4 (7.41%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (5.56%) NetWitness
6 3 (5.56%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.85%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.85%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.85%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.85%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.85%) Juniper
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago