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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (S/MIME)
Rank 878 870 859
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing S/MIME 16 10 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.009% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.078% 0.053% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 43
Average salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.63%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -4.54%

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
20560 19004 21795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.94% 17.58% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16340 15365 17841
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 August 2014 within the UK.

S/MIME Salary Histogram in the UK

S/MIME
Top 13 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 27 August 2014. 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
England -46 16 £60,000 +5.26%
South East -24 7 £60,000 +12.67%
London -11 6 £65,000 -
City of London +14 4 £65,000 -
Hampshire - 4 - -
Hook - 4 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
Leeds - 3 £37,500 -
Slough - 2 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire -2 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -

S/MIME
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 19 (82.61%) MS Exchange
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 14 (60.87%) Symantec
2 14 (60.87%) Lync
2 14 (60.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (56.52%) Finance
4 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
4 11 (47.83%) Office Communications Server
5 10 (43.48%) ITIL
6 9 (39.13%) MS Office
6 9 (39.13%) SMTP
6 9 (39.13%) Change Management
6 9 (39.13%) Clearswift
7 8 (34.78%) MAILsweeper
8 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
8 7 (30.43%) Windows
8 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) Service Management
9 6 (26.09%) Banking
10 5 (21.74%) Military
10 5 (21.74%) Migration
10 5 (21.74%) Unified Communications
10 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (17.39%) Windows Vista
11 4 (17.39%) Fujitsu
11 4 (17.39%) JSP

S/MIME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 19 (82.61%) MS Exchange
2 14 (60.87%) Lync
2 14 (60.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (47.83%) Office Communications Server
4 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (13.04%) NetWeaver
6 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (13.04%) SAP Web AS
7 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (8.70%) IIS
7 2 (8.70%) IBM Notes
7 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (39.13%) MS Office
3 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP FI
1 3 (13.04%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (13.04%) SAP CO
1 3 (13.04%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Google Apps
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) SMTP
2 5 (21.74%) Unified Communications
3 4 (17.39%) SSL
3 4 (17.39%) X.400
3 4 (17.39%) X.500
4 3 (13.04%) DMZ
5 2 (8.70%) SAN
5 2 (8.70%) Firewall
5 2 (8.70%) NAS
5 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 2 (8.70%) PBX
5 2 (8.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) DB2
1 3 (13.04%) SAP BW
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Military
4 4 (17.39%) Retail
4 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
5 3 (13.04%) Legal
6 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Communications Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.35%) Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) JSP
2 3 (13.04%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.35%) Smartcard
2 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
1 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Vista
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX
3 3 (13.04%) AIX
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Change Management
3 6 (26.09%) Service Management
4 5 (21.74%) Migration
5 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) SAP Security
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) ITSM
6 3 (13.04%) Data Security
6 3 (13.04%) SOA
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (8.70%) E-Discovery
7 2 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (4.35%) Cyber Security
8 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) ABAP
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) CISSP
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
2 3 (13.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
1 14 (60.87%) Symantec
2 9 (39.13%) Clearswift
3 4 (17.39%) Fujitsu
4 3 (13.04%) Postini
4 3 (13.04%) SAP
4 3 (13.04%) Google
5 2 (8.70%) Mitel
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) Avaya
5 2 (8.70%) Lotus
5 2 (8.70%) Polycom
5 2 (8.70%) Sonus
5 2 (8.70%) Dialogic
5 2 (8.70%) MobileIron