The table below looks at the statistics for S/MIME skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited S/MIME over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (S/MIME)
Rank 917 931 929
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing S/MIME 18 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.006% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.031% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 6
Average salary £47,500 £77,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.70% +40.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £77,500 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £85,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £77,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-45.16% +58.97%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17278 19320 18195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 18.15% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14368 15676 14260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

S/MIME
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing S/MIME within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

S/MIME Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

S/MIME
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing S/MIME within the UK.

S/MIME Salary Trend in the UK

S/MIME
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing S/MIME over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 within the UK.

S/MIME Salary Histogram in the UK

S/MIME
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing S/MIME within the UK over the 3 months to 11 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
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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
England +32 18 £47,500 -38.70%
South East +22 9 £42,500 -45.16%
Slough - 9 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 9 £42,500 -
London - 6 £55,000 -
City of London - 5 £55,000 -
North West - 3 £40,000 -
Manchester - 3 £40,000 -

S/MIME
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing S/MIME 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 S/MIME.

1 12 (50.00%) .NET
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
1 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (50.00%) XML
1 12 (50.00%) UML
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (50.00%) SOA
1 12 (50.00%) ETL
1 12 (50.00%) IBM
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (50.00%) SSL
1 12 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 12 (50.00%) Middleware
1 12 (50.00%) Data Security
1 12 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 12 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) DNS
3 10 (41.67%) ITIL
4 9 (37.50%) IBM Notes
4 9 (37.50%) SAN
4 9 (37.50%) Lotus
4 9 (37.50%) Firewall
4 9 (37.50%) Migration
4 9 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing

S/MIME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing S/MIME 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 S/MIME. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (37.50%) IBM Notes
3 8 (33.33%) IIS
3 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) SSL
2 11 (45.83%) DNS
3 9 (37.50%) Firewall
3 9 (37.50%) NAS
3 9 (37.50%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) HTTPS
4 2 (8.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
1 12 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 12 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Support Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Consultant
3 8 (33.33%) Office 365 Consultant
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Web Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Web Applications Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Web Applications Support
3 8 (33.33%) Web Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
1 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (50.00%) Middleware
1 12 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 12 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.67%) AS400
2 4 (16.67%) iSeries
2 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.50%) Clustering
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Data Security
1 12 (50.00%) ETL
1 12 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 12 (50.00%) SOA
1 12 (50.00%) UML
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) ITIL
4 9 (37.50%) Migration
4 9 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
5 8 (33.33%) Release Management
5 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 7 (29.17%) ITIL V3
7 5 (20.83%) MVC
8 4 (16.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (12.50%) Email Filtering
9 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
9 3 (12.50%) Security Hardening
10 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 7 (29.17%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) IBM
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) Lotus
3 1 (4.17%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec
3 1 (4.17%) VMware