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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (S/MIME)
Rank 873 861 852
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs citing S/MIME 6 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.011% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.032% 0.062% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 19
Average salary £77,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+40.90% +10.00%

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
18832 17703 21929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.87% 17.06% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15289 13892 18201
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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
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 27 January 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
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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 -4 6 £77,500 +40.90%
South East -34 3 £77,500 +40.90%
Guildford - 3 £77,500 -
Leeds - 3 - -
Surrey - 3 £77,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 - -
Woking - 2 £77,500 -

S/MIME
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (75.00%) Symantec
3 9 (75.00%) Migration
3 9 (75.00%) Lync
3 9 (75.00%) Unified Communications
3 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (58.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
4 7 (58.33%) CRM
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco
6 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (41.67%) Postini
6 5 (41.67%) Google
6 5 (41.67%) ITIL
6 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 5 (41.67%) Windows
6 5 (41.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (33.33%) MobileIron
7 4 (33.33%) Office 365
7 4 (33.33%) Sonus
7 4 (33.33%) Dialogic
7 4 (33.33%) NAS
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (33.33%) E-Discovery
7 4 (33.33%) IBM Notes
7 4 (33.33%) CISSP

S/MIME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (75.00%) Lync
1 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 4 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (25.00%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) NAS
2 4 (33.33%) PBX
2 4 (33.33%) VoIP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) SSL
General
1 4 (33.33%) Legal
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Messaging Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Communications Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) EDI
1 3 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (25.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Migration
2 7 (58.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 7 (58.33%) CRM
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) E-Discovery
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) ITSM
5 3 (25.00%) Data Security
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (16.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (25.00%) SCOM
3 2 (16.67%) XenMobile
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Symantec
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) Postini
4 5 (41.67%) Google
5 4 (33.33%) Mitel
5 4 (33.33%) Avaya
5 4 (33.33%) Lotus
5 4 (33.33%) Polycom
5 4 (33.33%) Sonus
5 4 (33.33%) Dialogic
5 4 (33.33%) MobileIron
6 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) IronPort