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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (S/MIME)
Rank 892 891 864
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Permanent jobs citing S/MIME 1 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.014% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.005% 0.077% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 8
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary - £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -28.57%

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
18260 20805 18853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.67% 18.13% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15141 16472 15224
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 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 28 August 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
(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
City of London +22 1 £55,000 -15.38%
London +7 1 £55,000 -15.38%
England -11 1 £55,000 -8.33%

S/MIME
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Clearswift
2 6 (85.71%) MAILsweeper
2 6 (85.71%) SMTP
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) MCSE
2 6 (85.71%) MCSA
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) DMZ
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (14.29%) Lync
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
5 1 (14.29%) DNS

S/MIME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
3 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SMTP
2 2 (28.57%) DMZ
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Messaging Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Messaging Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) MCSE
1 6 (85.71%) MCSA
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Clearswift
3 4 (57.14%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Lotus