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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
UK
Rank 631 672 610
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -62
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 234 284 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% 1.64% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 200 233 307
Median salary £43,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.58% -4.70%

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
13610 17281 19454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 17.14% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11107 14325 15685
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 27 February 2017 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +45 232 £45,000 +5.88% 31
London +30 88 £57,500 +27.77% 10
South West +54 51 £35,000 -6.66% 2
South East -1 41 £46,500 +3.33% 11
City of London +42 26 £26,000 -28.76% 3
East of England +13 19 £30,000 +13.20% 2
Berkshire +2 19 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Wiltshire +30 16 £45,000 +20.00%
Gloucestershire -3 15 £35,000 -24.73% 1
North West -8 12 £34,000 +17.24% 1
Gloucester -2 11 £35,000 -23.07%
Devon - 11 £28,000 -
West Midlands +35 10 £32,000 +16.36% 3
Tyne and Wear +18 10 £28,500 +29.54% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +16 10 £28,500 +29.54% 1
North East +10 10 £28,500 +29.54% 1
Salisbury - 10 £45,000 -
Surrey +53 9 £46,500 -4.12% 3
Essex +16 8 £35,000 +48.93%
Reading +13 8 £51,250 -6.81% 3
Manchester -26 7 £34,000 +23.63%
Swindon +17 6 £32,500 -13.33%
Slough - 6 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 6 £30,000 -
Bristol +4 5 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Solihull - 5 £31,500 -
Bracknell - 5 - -
Exeter - 5 £32,500 -
Ipswich - 5 £30,000 -
Hampshire +12 4 £40,000 -20.00% 1

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 316 (63.58%) DNS
2 262 (52.72%) Windows
3 249 (50.10%) TCP/IP
4 204 (41.05%) Linux
5 191 (38.43%) Microsoft
6 189 (38.03%) DHCP
7 182 (36.62%) Firewall
8 161 (32.39%) HTTP
9 151 (30.38%) VMware
10 123 (24.75%) MS Exchange
11 118 (23.74%) Active Directory
11 118 (23.74%) MS Excel
12 117 (23.54%) VMware Infrastructure
13 110 (22.13%) Windows Server
13 110 (22.13%) FTP
14 107 (21.53%) Cisco
15 106 (21.33%) SSL
16 101 (20.32%) Internet
17 99 (19.92%) WAN
18 97 (19.52%) LAN
19 92 (18.51%) SQL
20 91 (18.31%) Unix
21 90 (18.11%) LDAP
22 87 (17.51%) Java
23 86 (17.30%) IMAP
23 86 (17.30%) Windows Server 2008
24 85 (17.10%) Network Security
24 85 (17.10%) ITIL
25 83 (16.70%) SNMP
25 83 (16.70%) Degree

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
1 123 (24.75%) MS Exchange
2 75 (15.09%) Apache
3 73 (14.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 72 (14.49%) IIS
5 48 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 46 (9.26%) Tomcat
7 39 (7.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 39 (7.85%) Exchange Server 2003
8 38 (7.65%) Skype for Business
9 36 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2007
10 30 (6.04%) JBoss
11 29 (5.84%) SharePoint
12 15 (3.02%) nginx
13 13 (2.62%) IBM Notes
13 13 (2.62%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
15 9 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
15 9 (1.81%) IBM Domino
15 9 (1.81%) WebLogic
16 6 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 118 (23.74%) MS Excel
2 59 (11.87%) MS Office
3 11 (2.21%) Mozilla Thunderbird
4 4 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (8.65%) Office 365
3 22 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (4.43%) SaaS
4 7 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.80%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.60%) IaaS
7 2 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.40%) PaaS
7 2 (0.40%) Route 53
8 1 (0.20%) GitHub
8 1 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 316 (63.58%) DNS
2 249 (50.10%) TCP/IP
3 189 (38.03%) DHCP
4 182 (36.62%) Firewall
5 161 (32.39%) HTTP
6 110 (22.13%) FTP
7 106 (21.33%) SSL
8 101 (20.32%) Internet
9 99 (19.92%) WAN
10 97 (19.52%) LAN
11 90 (18.11%) LDAP
12 86 (17.30%) IMAP
13 85 (17.10%) Network Security
14 83 (16.70%) SNMP
15 80 (16.10%) VPN
16 68 (13.68%) SAN
17 63 (12.68%) POP3
18 57 (11.47%) Telnet
19 51 (10.26%) SSH
20 39 (7.85%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (15.90%) SQL Server
2 61 (12.27%) MySQL
3 31 (6.24%) Relational Database
4 23 (4.63%) Oracle Database
4 23 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (2.41%) NoSQL
7 12 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.81%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.41%) Big Data
11 6 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.01%) Jackrabbit
12 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (5.63%) Git (software)
2 21 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 15 (3.02%) Eclipse
4 14 (2.82%) Cucumber
4 14 (2.82%) TeamCity
5 13 (2.62%) JUnit
6 11 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.21%) Visual Studio
7 10 (2.01%) Subversion
7 10 (2.01%) WinDbg
8 7 (1.41%) Hudson
8 7 (1.41%) JIRA
8 7 (1.41%) Mercurial
9 6 (1.21%) GitLab
10 5 (1.01%) Mockito
10 5 (1.01%) Selenium
11 4 (0.80%) Log4j
11 4 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (0.80%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.60%) Artifactory
General
1 68 (13.68%) Finance
2 34 (6.84%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.02%) Banking
4 9 (1.81%) Dutch Language
5 5 (1.01%) Advertising
5 5 (1.01%) Back Office
5 5 (1.01%) Marketing
5 5 (1.01%) Publishing
6 4 (0.80%) French Language
6 4 (0.80%) Legal
6 4 (0.80%) Retail
6 4 (0.80%) Spanish Language
7 3 (0.60%) Law
8 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.20%) Front Office
8 1 (0.20%) Games
8 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.20%) Military
8 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 67 (13.48%) Administrator
1 67 (13.48%) Analyst
2 64 (12.88%) Support Engineer
3 57 (11.47%) Network Engineer
4 48 (9.66%) Linux Engineer
5 41 (8.25%) Technical Support
6 40 (8.05%) Linux Administrator
7 38 (7.65%) Developer
7 38 (7.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 31 (6.24%) IT Engineer
9 27 (5.43%) Field Engineer
9 27 (5.43%) Security Engineer
9 27 (5.43%) Support Analyst
9 27 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
10 24 (4.83%) Windows Engineer
11 21 (4.23%) Network Security Engineer
12 20 (4.02%) Technical Analyst
13 18 (3.62%) SaaS Analyst
13 18 (3.62%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (3.22%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (10.87%) XML
2 48 (9.66%) HTML
3 44 (8.85%) CSS
4 39 (7.85%) Web Services
5 38 (7.65%) LAMP
6 32 (6.44%) .NET
7 28 (5.63%) Ajax
8 19 (3.82%) HTML5
8 19 (3.82%) SOAP
9 17 (3.42%) ASP.NET
10 13 (2.62%) MAPI
11 11 (2.21%) EDI
12 10 (2.01%) 802.1X
12 10 (2.01%) DOM
12 10 (2.01%) EDIFACT
12 10 (2.01%) jQuery
12 10 (2.01%) RESTful
12 10 (2.01%) WCF
12 10 (2.01%) XHTML
13 9 (1.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (8.45%) Clustering
3 39 (7.85%) Blackberry
4 38 (7.65%) Computer Science
5 37 (7.44%) Data Centre
6 35 (7.04%) Management Information System
7 33 (6.64%) Driving Licence
8 28 (5.63%) Public Cloud
9 18 (3.62%) CESG
9 18 (3.62%) Client/Server
10 17 (3.42%) Replication
11 16 (3.22%) PKI
12 12 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
13 10 (2.01%) Handset
14 9 (1.81%) Private Cloud
14 9 (1.81%) Security Operations Centre
15 8 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
16 7 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (1.41%) EPoS
16 7 (1.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 262 (52.72%) Windows
2 204 (41.05%) Linux
3 110 (22.13%) Windows Server
4 91 (18.31%) Unix
5 86 (17.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 76 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 70 (14.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 51 (10.26%) Windows 7
9 45 (9.05%) Windows 8
10 33 (6.64%) Windows 10
11 30 (6.04%) CentOS
11 30 (6.04%) Solaris
12 24 (4.83%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (2.62%) Mac OS
14 11 (2.21%) Ubuntu
15 10 (2.01%) Android
15 10 (2.01%) Apple iOS
15 10 (2.01%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 10 (2.01%) Windows XP
16 8 (1.61%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (17.10%) ITIL
2 53 (10.66%) High Availability
3 47 (9.46%) Load Balancing
4 43 (8.65%) Root Cause Analysis
5 41 (8.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 40 (8.05%) Infrastructure Management
6 40 (8.05%) Mentoring
7 38 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (7.24%) OOP
9 34 (6.84%) DevOps
9 34 (6.84%) Project Management
10 33 (6.64%) Change Management
10 33 (6.64%) Information Security
11 32 (6.44%) OO
12 31 (6.24%) Performance Tuning
12 31 (6.24%) SIEM
13 29 (5.84%) Configuration Management
13 29 (5.84%) Migration
14 27 (5.43%) CRM
15 25 (5.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 92 (18.51%) SQL
2 87 (17.51%) Java
3 76 (15.29%) Perl
4 73 (14.69%) JavaScript
5 54 (10.87%) Python
6 53 (10.66%) PowerShell
7 47 (9.46%) PHP
8 39 (7.85%) Bash Shell
9 34 (6.84%) Shell Script
10 30 (6.04%) Ruby
11 28 (5.63%) C++
12 23 (4.63%) C#
13 15 (3.02%) T-SQL
14 13 (2.62%) VB.NET
15 12 (2.41%) PL/SQL
16 10 (2.01%) ActionScript
16 10 (2.01%) ActionScript 2.0
16 10 (2.01%) C
17 9 (1.81%) Groovy
18 6 (1.21%) sed
Qualifications
1 83 (16.70%) Degree
2 71 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 63 (12.68%) Security Cleared
4 48 (9.66%) DV Cleared
4 48 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (9.05%) CISSP
6 42 (8.45%) CCNA
7 40 (8.05%) SC Cleared
8 35 (7.04%) CCNP
9 34 (6.84%) MCSE
10 18 (3.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 15 (3.02%) RHCE
12 14 (2.82%) MCSA
13 12 (2.41%) MCP
14 11 (2.21%) Network+ Certification
15 9 (1.81%) CCIE
15 9 (1.81%) CEH
15 9 (1.81%) CISM
15 9 (1.81%) GIAC
16 7 (1.41%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.84%) PCI DSS
2 17 (3.42%) SLA
3 14 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.81%) ISO27002
5 9 (1.81%) QA
6 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 118 (23.74%) Active Directory
2 117 (23.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (16.50%) Hyper-V
4 32 (6.44%) XenApp
5 31 (6.24%) NFS
6 22 (4.43%) vSphere
7 21 (4.23%) IMail Server
8 19 (3.82%) VMware ESX
9 13 (2.62%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (2.01%) Snort
10 10 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (1.81%) Postfix
11 9 (1.81%) Sendmail
12 8 (1.61%) Docker
13 7 (1.41%) ISA Server
14 6 (1.21%) iptables
14 6 (1.21%) RHEV
14 6 (1.21%) Squid
15 5 (1.01%) Dovecot
16 4 (0.80%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 51 (10.26%) Puppet
2 42 (8.45%) Nagios
3 36 (7.24%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (5.84%) Ansible
5 23 (4.63%) Red Hat Satellite
6 14 (2.82%) Salt
7 12 (2.41%) ZABBIX
8 11 (2.21%) Backup Exec
8 11 (2.21%) SCOM
9 10 (2.01%) NetBackup
10 9 (1.81%) Nmap
10 9 (1.81%) SCCM
11 8 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
12 7 (1.41%) Kibana
12 7 (1.41%) logstash
13 6 (1.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 6 (1.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 5 (1.01%) WSUS
15 4 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
15 4 (0.80%) OpenView
Vendors
1 191 (38.43%) Microsoft
2 151 (30.38%) VMware
3 107 (21.53%) Cisco
4 66 (13.28%) Red Hat
5 54 (10.87%) Citrix
6 44 (8.85%) NetApp
7 40 (8.05%) Oracle
8 31 (6.24%) HP
9 28 (5.63%) Apple
9 28 (5.63%) CheckPoint
10 23 (4.63%) Sophos
11 22 (4.43%) F5
12 20 (4.02%) Juniper
13 18 (3.62%) Dell
13 18 (3.62%) IBM
14 14 (2.82%) Symantec
15 13 (2.62%) Extreme Networks
15 13 (2.62%) Lotus
15 13 (2.62%) Splunk
15 13 (2.62%) Sun
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
County Infrastructure Service Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £18,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus and Full Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits + TOP 10
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + listed benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + listed benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £55,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
British Red Cross
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Sanderson
Posted: 21 days ago
London
The Curve Group
Posted: 13 days ago
Lewes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Tewkesbury
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: 40000 Per Annum Circa 40000 + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago