The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 574 574 571
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 389 446 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.40% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.34% 2.33% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 327 360 397
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £27,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -

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
16648 19152 20975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.01% 17.27% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13840 15616 16765
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SMTP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SMTP
Salary Trend

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

SMTP Salary Trend in the UK

SMTP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 within the UK.

SMTP Salary Histogram in the UK

SMTP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 379 £40,000 -5.88% 34
London +60 140 £55,000 +29.41% 13
South East -15 138 £35,000 -22.22% 11
South West +23 53 £25,000 -28.57% 6
Berkshire +3 45 £42,500 -5.02% 5
Reading +13 34 £42,500 -5.02% 5
East Sussex -2 34 £25,000 -
Brighton 0 33 £25,000 -
Bristol +50 27 £23,000 -23.33% 2
Oxfordshire +5 26 £28,500 -40.00% 3
Abingdon -3 24 £28,500 -28.75% 3
Gloucestershire +2 21 £33,500 -29.47% 1
City of London +48 18 £50,000 +11.11%
Hampshire -10 18 £45,000 - 1
East of England +10 17 £26,500 -31.16% 2
West Midlands -3 14 £38,750 +55.00%
Hertfordshire +11 13 £26,500 -37.64%
Yorkshire +33 12 £42,500 -5.55%
Essex - 11 £26,500 - 1
Birmingham -6 9 £57,500 +69.11%
Surrey -17 9 £35,000 -50.00%
Andover 0 8 £45,000 -
North West +12 7 £51,250 +57.69% 2
Cheltenham -16 7 £50,000 +5.26%
West Yorkshire +30 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Scotland +6 6 £28,500 -25.97%
Southampton +2 6 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Buckinghamshire +26 5 £35,000 -40.42% 1
North Yorkshire +17 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Harrow - 5 £26,500 -

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing SMTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SMTP.

1 451 (64.06%) DNS
2 348 (49.43%) Windows
3 341 (48.44%) Linux
3 341 (48.44%) TCP/IP
4 256 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 238 (33.81%) Firewall
6 221 (31.39%) Internet
7 220 (31.25%) HTTP
8 201 (28.55%) Active Directory
9 192 (27.27%) Cisco
10 183 (25.99%) VMware
11 166 (23.58%) SQL
12 155 (22.02%) Windows Server
13 153 (21.73%) SQL Server
14 152 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
15 150 (21.31%) FTP
16 146 (20.74%) Degree
17 145 (20.60%) DHCP
18 139 (19.74%) MS Exchange
19 129 (18.32%) MS Excel
20 125 (17.76%) MySQL
21 120 (17.05%) VPN
22 116 (16.48%) Apache
23 114 (16.19%) WAN
24 108 (15.34%) SSL
25 101 (14.35%) Unix
26 97 (13.78%) ITIL
27 96 (13.64%) Computer Science
28 95 (13.49%) Windows Server 2008
29 94 (13.35%) HTML

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 139 (19.74%) MS Exchange
2 116 (16.48%) Apache
3 76 (10.80%) IIS
4 71 (10.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 65 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 62 (8.81%) Tomcat
7 49 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 40 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 38 (5.40%) JBoss
9 38 (5.40%) nginx
10 29 (4.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 24 (3.41%) Skype for Business
12 20 (2.84%) OpenStack
13 18 (2.56%) WebLogic
14 17 (2.41%) SharePoint
15 12 (1.70%) Liferay
16 10 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (0.85%) Apache Solr
17 6 (0.85%) CMS
17 6 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 129 (18.32%) MS Excel
2 62 (8.81%) MS Office
3 7 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.57%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.28%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.28%) Cognos Planning
2 9 (1.28%) ResourceLink
2 9 (1.28%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.71%) Magento
5 3 (0.43%) Documaker
6 2 (0.28%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 56 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (6.96%) SaaS
3 28 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (2.84%) Office 365
5 13 (1.85%) IaaS
6 7 (0.99%) PaaS
7 5 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.57%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.57%) GitHub
8 4 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 451 (64.06%) DNS
2 341 (48.44%) TCP/IP
3 238 (33.81%) Firewall
4 221 (31.39%) Internet
5 220 (31.25%) HTTP
6 150 (21.31%) FTP
7 145 (20.60%) DHCP
8 120 (17.05%) VPN
9 114 (16.19%) WAN
10 108 (15.34%) SSL
11 91 (12.93%) LAN
12 86 (12.22%) IMAP
13 81 (11.51%) SAN
14 80 (11.36%) VoIP
15 76 (10.80%) SSH
16 66 (9.38%) Broadband
17 61 (8.66%) SNMP
18 58 (8.24%) MPLS
19 54 (7.67%) Cisco ASA
19 54 (7.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (21.73%) SQL Server
2 125 (17.76%) MySQL
3 28 (3.98%) Oracle Database
4 26 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 18 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (1.85%) Big Data
8 12 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.28%) Cognos Impromptu
10 8 (1.14%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.71%) Couchbase
12 5 (0.71%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.43%) MariaDB
13 3 (0.43%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 75 (10.65%) Git (software)
2 50 (7.10%) Subversion
3 44 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 30 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (2.84%) JIRA
6 18 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 17 (2.41%) TeamCity
8 15 (2.13%) Grunt
9 13 (1.85%) Hudson
10 12 (1.70%) AQtime
10 12 (1.70%) Eclipse
10 12 (1.70%) Visual Studio
10 12 (1.70%) WebLOAD
11 11 (1.56%) Fiddler
11 11 (1.56%) NUnit
12 10 (1.42%) gulp
12 10 (1.42%) MSBuild
12 10 (1.42%) NCrunch
12 10 (1.42%) SoapUI
12 10 (1.42%) WinDbg
General
1 73 (10.37%) Finance
2 72 (10.23%) Telecoms
3 35 (4.97%) Dutch Language
4 33 (4.69%) Marketing
5 32 (4.55%) Banking
6 25 (3.55%) Front Office
7 12 (1.70%) Retail
8 9 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.14%) German Language
10 7 (0.99%) French Language
11 6 (0.85%) Electronics
11 6 (0.85%) Law
12 4 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.57%) Legal
12 4 (0.57%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.57%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.43%) Advertising
13 3 (0.43%) Back Office
13 3 (0.43%) Games
14 2 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 108 (15.34%) Support Engineer
2 101 (14.35%) Analyst
3 87 (12.36%) Developer
4 77 (10.94%) Network Engineer
5 72 (10.23%) Administrator
6 55 (7.81%) Linux Administrator
7 50 (7.10%) Senior Developer
7 50 (7.10%) Systems Administrator
8 45 (6.39%) Linux Engineer
9 39 (5.54%) Systems Engineer
10 36 (5.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 35 (4.97%) IT Support
12 31 (4.40%) Consultant
12 31 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 31 (4.40%) IT Engineer
12 31 (4.40%) Technical Analyst
13 30 (4.26%) Cisco Engineer
13 30 (4.26%) Support Analyst
13 30 (4.26%) Systems Support
13 30 (4.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (13.35%) HTML
2 78 (11.08%) CSS
3 73 (10.37%) LAMP
4 59 (8.38%) .NET
5 57 (8.10%) jQuery
6 44 (6.25%) Web Services
7 41 (5.82%) MAPI
8 35 (4.97%) Ajax
9 33 (4.69%) LEMP Stack
10 28 (3.98%) XML
11 25 (3.55%) SOAP
12 20 (2.84%) Sass
13 17 (2.41%) LAPP Stack
14 16 (2.27%) HTML5
14 16 (2.27%) RESTful
15 13 (1.85%) JSON
16 12 (1.70%) CSS3
16 12 (1.70%) MCollective
16 12 (1.70%) WCF
17 11 (1.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 96 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 84 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 41 (5.82%) Blackberry
5 37 (5.26%) Replication
6 36 (5.11%) Clustering
6 36 (5.11%) Management Information System
7 29 (4.12%) iPhone
7 29 (4.12%) PDA
8 26 (3.69%) PKI
9 21 (2.98%) Digital Media
10 16 (2.27%) Blog
11 13 (1.85%) Public Cloud
12 10 (1.42%) Cryptography
12 10 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
12 10 (1.42%) N-Tier
12 10 (1.42%) User Experience
13 9 (1.28%) Virtual Team
14 8 (1.14%) CESG
14 8 (1.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 348 (49.43%) Windows
2 341 (48.44%) Linux
3 155 (22.02%) Windows Server
4 101 (14.35%) Unix
5 95 (13.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 70 (9.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 56 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 46 (6.53%) Android
9 44 (6.25%) Windows 7
10 42 (5.97%) CentOS
11 41 (5.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 40 (5.68%) Windows XP
13 38 (5.40%) Windows Vista
14 35 (4.97%) Windows 10
15 30 (4.26%) Windows 8
16 25 (3.55%) Solaris
17 20 (2.84%) Debian
18 16 (2.27%) Ubuntu
19 11 (1.56%) Mac OS
20 10 (1.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (13.78%) ITIL
2 86 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (8.24%) High Availability
3 58 (8.24%) Load Balancing
4 57 (8.10%) Mentoring
4 57 (8.10%) OO
5 48 (6.82%) CRM
6 45 (6.39%) DevOps
7 43 (6.11%) Configuration Management
7 43 (6.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 42 (5.97%) Project Management
9 39 (5.54%) Web Development
10 37 (5.26%) Data Protection
10 37 (5.26%) OOP
10 37 (5.26%) TDD
11 36 (5.11%) E-Commerce
11 36 (5.11%) Incident Management
11 36 (5.11%) Migration
12 35 (4.97%) Information Security
13 31 (4.40%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 166 (23.58%) SQL
2 91 (12.93%) JavaScript
3 89 (12.64%) Perl
4 85 (12.07%) Python
5 83 (11.79%) PHP
6 57 (8.10%) Java
7 51 (7.24%) PowerShell
8 50 (7.10%) Bash Shell
9 45 (6.39%) C#
10 40 (5.68%) C++
10 40 (5.68%) Ruby
11 24 (3.41%) T-SQL
12 15 (2.13%) Shell Script
13 14 (1.99%) AWK
13 14 (1.99%) sed
14 12 (1.70%) C
15 6 (0.85%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.71%) PHP 5
17 4 (0.57%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 146 (20.74%) Degree
2 81 (11.51%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (7.39%) CCNP
4 46 (6.53%) CCNA
5 28 (3.98%) CISSP
6 25 (3.55%) RHCE
7 22 (3.13%) CEH
7 22 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (2.84%) Security Cleared
9 17 (2.41%) SC Cleared
10 16 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (2.13%) GCIA
11 15 (2.13%) MCSE
12 14 (1.99%) GCIH
12 14 (1.99%) SSCP
13 9 (1.28%) MCSA
14 8 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (1.14%) JNCIA
15 7 (0.99%) RHCSA
15 7 (0.99%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.53%) SLA
2 35 (4.97%) QA
3 14 (1.99%) COBIT
4 12 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.85%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) DICOM
7 1 (0.14%) HL7
7 1 (0.14%) SAS 70
System Software
1 201 (28.55%) Active Directory
2 152 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (6.53%) IMail Server
4 43 (6.11%) Hyper-V
5 42 (5.97%) NFS
6 39 (5.54%) VMware ESXi
7 35 (4.97%) VMware ESX
8 29 (4.12%) Postfix
9 27 (3.84%) Snort
9 27 (3.84%) Squid
10 22 (3.13%) vSphere
11 17 (2.41%) Docker
11 17 (2.41%) iptables
12 14 (1.99%) Sendmail
13 13 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
14 12 (1.70%) qmail
15 11 (1.56%) OpenSSH
15 11 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
16 7 (0.99%) VirtualBox
17 6 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 66 (9.38%) Nagios
2 62 (8.81%) Puppet
3 36 (5.11%) Cacti
4 30 (4.26%) Backup Exec
5 25 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (2.13%) logstash
6 15 (2.13%) ZABBIX
7 13 (1.85%) SCOM
8 12 (1.70%) collectd
8 12 (1.70%) Ganglia
8 12 (1.70%) Graphite
8 12 (1.70%) Perfmon
9 10 (1.42%) NetBackup
9 10 (1.42%) Nmap
10 8 (1.14%) Ansible
10 8 (1.14%) cPanel
10 8 (1.14%) HAProxy
10 8 (1.14%) Rundeck
11 7 (0.99%) Nessus
12 6 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 256 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 192 (27.27%) Cisco
3 183 (25.99%) VMware
4 69 (9.80%) Red Hat
5 50 (7.10%) Oracle
6 42 (5.97%) CheckPoint
7 36 (5.11%) Juniper
8 35 (4.97%) Splunk
9 33 (4.69%) Apple
10 30 (4.26%) Draytek
11 27 (3.84%) Citrix
12 22 (3.13%) F5
12 22 (3.13%) Sophos
13 21 (2.98%) HP
13 21 (2.98%) Veeam
14 18 (2.56%) IBM
15 17 (2.41%) Blue Coat
15 17 (2.41%) SAP
16 14 (1.99%) EMC
16 14 (1.99%) Riverbed
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare and others
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive basic salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ticketmaster
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £225000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Aerotron
Salary: Comptitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: circa £26,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago