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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 577 574 552
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 360 446 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 2.38% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 303 378 371
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,610
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +4.65%

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
16643 18713 20565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 16.97% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13850 15346 16424
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -4 349 £42,500 - 46
South East -22 135 £37,500 -16.66% 15
London +41 118 £55,000 +29.41% 18
South West +24 55 £27,000 -23.94% 6
Berkshire 0 46 £42,500 -5.02% 9
Reading +8 38 £42,500 -5.02% 8
Bristol +44 32 £23,000 -26.40% 4
Hampshire +2 32 £43,000 -4.44% 5
East Sussex -3 30 £25,000 -
Brighton -6 29 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire -12 18 £28,500 -40.00% 1
Abingdon -4 17 £28,500 -28.75% 1
East of England +26 15 £30,750 -20.12% 2
City of London +51 14 £48,750 +54.76% 3
West Midlands +11 13 £42,500 +44.06%
Birmingham +5 11 £57,500 +69.11%
Andover - 11 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +35 10 £45,000 - 2
Southampton +4 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
West Yorkshire +22 8 £45,000 +5.88% 2
North West +15 8 £52,500 +61.53% 3
Essex - 8 £34,500 - 2
Hertfordshire +17 7 £30,750 -25.00%
Gloucestershire -24 7 £47,500 - 1
Dorset - 7 £28,000 -
Leeds +30 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Scotland +2 6 £28,500 -25.97%
Wales 0 5 £45,000 +38.46%
Wiltshire 0 5 £50,000 +42.85%
North Lanarkshire - 5 £28,500 -

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 467 (63.97%) DNS
2 366 (50.14%) Windows
3 357 (48.90%) Linux
4 349 (47.81%) TCP/IP
5 262 (35.89%) Microsoft
6 243 (33.29%) Firewall
7 228 (31.23%) HTTP
8 215 (29.45%) Internet
9 208 (28.49%) Active Directory
10 205 (28.08%) VMware
11 188 (25.75%) Cisco
12 180 (24.66%) SQL
13 173 (23.70%) SQL Server
14 172 (23.56%) Windows Server
15 171 (23.42%) VMware Infrastructure
16 166 (22.74%) FTP
17 154 (21.10%) DHCP
18 144 (19.73%) Degree
19 143 (19.59%) MS Exchange
20 137 (18.77%) MS Excel
21 129 (17.67%) VPN
22 116 (15.89%) ITIL
22 116 (15.89%) MySQL
23 114 (15.62%) Apache
24 112 (15.34%) WAN
25 101 (13.84%) HTML
26 99 (13.56%) JavaScript
26 99 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
27 97 (13.29%) Unix
27 97 (13.29%) SSL

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
1 143 (19.59%) MS Exchange
2 114 (15.62%) Apache
3 79 (10.82%) IIS
4 70 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 69 (9.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 61 (8.36%) Tomcat
7 49 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 38 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2003
8 38 (5.21%) JBoss
8 38 (5.21%) nginx
9 30 (4.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 28 (3.84%) Skype for Business
11 21 (2.88%) SharePoint
12 20 (2.74%) WebLogic
13 19 (2.60%) OpenStack
14 10 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (1.37%) Liferay
15 7 (0.96%) CMS
16 6 (0.82%) Apache Solr
16 6 (0.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 137 (18.77%) MS Excel
2 63 (8.63%) MS Office
3 7 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.27%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.23%) Cognos Planning
2 9 (1.23%) ResourceLink
2 9 (1.23%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.41%) Documaker
5 2 (0.27%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (0.27%) Magento
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 55 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (6.58%) SaaS
3 32 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (3.29%) Office 365
5 13 (1.78%) IaaS
6 10 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.82%) PaaS
8 5 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.55%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.55%) GitHub
10 3 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 467 (63.97%) DNS
2 349 (47.81%) TCP/IP
3 243 (33.29%) Firewall
4 228 (31.23%) HTTP
5 215 (29.45%) Internet
6 166 (22.74%) FTP
7 154 (21.10%) DHCP
8 129 (17.67%) VPN
9 112 (15.34%) WAN
10 97 (13.29%) SSL
11 87 (11.92%) LAN
12 86 (11.78%) IMAP
13 82 (11.23%) VoIP
14 79 (10.82%) SAN
15 76 (10.41%) SSH
16 71 (9.73%) Broadband
17 65 (8.90%) MPLS
18 59 (8.08%) VLAN
19 55 (7.53%) Cisco ASA
20 53 (7.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (23.70%) SQL Server
2 116 (15.89%) MySQL
3 32 (4.38%) Oracle Database
3 32 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
7 16 (2.19%) Big Data
7 16 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (1.37%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.23%) Cognos Impromptu
10 8 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.68%) Couchbase
11 5 (0.68%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.68%) Power BI
12 4 (0.55%) QlikView
13 3 (0.41%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 78 (10.68%) Git (software)
2 53 (7.26%) Subversion
3 43 (5.89%) Jenkins
4 34 (4.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (3.01%) Eclipse
6 20 (2.74%) JIRA
7 19 (2.60%) Grunt
7 19 (2.60%) TeamCity
8 18 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 14 (1.92%) gulp
9 14 (1.92%) WinDbg
10 12 (1.64%) Visual Studio
11 11 (1.51%) AQtime
11 11 (1.51%) Fiddler
11 11 (1.51%) Hudson
11 11 (1.51%) NUnit
11 11 (1.51%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (1.51%) WebLOAD
12 10 (1.37%) MSBuild
12 10 (1.37%) SoapUI
General
1 91 (12.47%) Finance
2 76 (10.41%) Telecoms
3 33 (4.52%) Banking
4 32 (4.38%) Dutch Language
5 28 (3.84%) Marketing
6 21 (2.88%) Front Office
7 14 (1.92%) Retail
8 11 (1.51%) French Language
9 10 (1.37%) Law
10 9 (1.23%) German Language
10 9 (1.23%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.82%) Electronics
11 6 (0.82%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.82%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.55%) Legal
12 4 (0.55%) Music Industry
13 3 (0.41%) Advertising
13 3 (0.41%) Games
13 3 (0.41%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.27%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 112 (15.34%) Support Engineer
2 100 (13.70%) Analyst
3 90 (12.33%) Developer
4 85 (11.64%) Network Engineer
5 66 (9.04%) Administrator
6 53 (7.26%) Linux Engineer
7 51 (6.99%) Senior Developer
8 49 (6.71%) Linux Administrator
8 49 (6.71%) Systems Administrator
9 41 (5.62%) Systems Engineer
10 35 (4.79%) IT Support
10 35 (4.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 32 (4.38%) IT Engineer
12 31 (4.25%) Applications Support
12 31 (4.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 31 (4.25%) Support Analyst
12 31 (4.25%) Technical Analyst
13 30 (4.11%) Cisco Engineer
13 30 (4.11%) Systems Support Engineer
13 30 (4.11%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (13.84%) HTML
2 82 (11.23%) CSS
3 67 (9.18%) LAMP
4 64 (8.77%) .NET
5 63 (8.63%) jQuery
6 44 (6.03%) Web Services
7 41 (5.62%) MAPI
8 40 (5.48%) Ajax
9 31 (4.25%) XML
10 30 (4.11%) LEMP Stack
11 26 (3.56%) SOAP
12 24 (3.29%) Sass
13 19 (2.60%) HTML5
14 18 (2.47%) JSON
15 16 (2.19%) LAPP Stack
16 15 (2.05%) RESTful
17 13 (1.78%) CSS3
18 12 (1.64%) MCollective
18 12 (1.64%) Regular Expression
18 12 (1.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 95 (13.01%) Computer Science
2 93 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (8.90%) Data Centre
4 42 (5.75%) Blackberry
4 42 (5.75%) Management Information System
5 38 (5.21%) Replication
6 31 (4.25%) Clustering
7 29 (3.97%) iPhone
7 29 (3.97%) PDA
8 26 (3.56%) PKI
9 21 (2.88%) Digital Media
10 18 (2.47%) Blog
11 17 (2.33%) Public Cloud
12 15 (2.05%) CESG
13 13 (1.78%) Virtual Team
14 11 (1.51%) FMCG
15 10 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
15 10 (1.37%) N-Tier
16 9 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (1.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 366 (50.14%) Windows
2 357 (48.90%) Linux
3 172 (23.56%) Windows Server
4 99 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (13.29%) Unix
6 77 (10.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 55 (7.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 47 (6.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 45 (6.16%) Android
9 45 (6.16%) CentOS
10 44 (6.03%) Windows 7
11 40 (5.48%) Windows XP
12 39 (5.34%) Windows 10
13 38 (5.21%) Windows Vista
14 31 (4.25%) Windows 8
15 26 (3.56%) Solaris
16 18 (2.47%) Debian
17 16 (2.19%) Ubuntu
18 12 (1.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 11 (1.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (15.89%) ITIL
2 97 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (9.04%) OO
4 59 (8.08%) High Availability
5 56 (7.67%) Mentoring
6 51 (6.99%) Load Balancing
7 50 (6.85%) CRM
8 49 (6.71%) OOP
9 48 (6.58%) DevOps
9 48 (6.58%) TDD
10 44 (6.03%) Configuration Management
11 43 (5.89%) Scrum
12 40 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
12 40 (5.48%) Project Management
13 38 (5.21%) Migration
14 36 (4.93%) E-Commerce
14 36 (4.93%) Incident Management
14 36 (4.93%) Information Security
14 36 (4.93%) Web Development
15 34 (4.66%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (24.66%) SQL
2 99 (13.56%) JavaScript
3 90 (12.33%) Python
4 85 (11.64%) Perl
5 83 (11.37%) PHP
6 66 (9.04%) Java
7 56 (7.67%) PowerShell
8 46 (6.30%) C#
9 45 (6.16%) C++
10 43 (5.89%) Ruby
11 42 (5.75%) Bash Shell
12 29 (3.97%) T-SQL
13 15 (2.05%) Shell Script
14 14 (1.92%) C
15 12 (1.64%) AWK
15 12 (1.64%) sed
16 8 (1.10%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.96%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.68%) PHP 5
19 4 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 144 (19.73%) Degree
2 78 (10.68%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (7.26%) CCNA
4 45 (6.16%) CCNP
5 34 (4.66%) CISSP
6 27 (3.70%) Security Cleared
7 24 (3.29%) SC Cleared
8 23 (3.15%) CEH
8 23 (3.15%) RHCE
9 19 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (2.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 15 (2.05%) GCIA
12 14 (1.92%) GCIH
12 14 (1.92%) SSCP
13 12 (1.64%) MCSE
14 10 (1.37%) RHCSA
15 8 (1.10%) JNCIA
15 8 (1.10%) MCSA
16 7 (0.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.89%) SLA
2 33 (4.52%) QA
3 14 (1.92%) COBIT
4 12 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.82%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) DICOM
6 1 (0.14%) HL7
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) SAS 70
System Software
1 208 (28.49%) Active Directory
2 171 (23.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (7.12%) Hyper-V
4 43 (5.89%) NFS
5 42 (5.75%) IMail Server
6 39 (5.34%) VMware ESX
6 39 (5.34%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (4.38%) Postfix
8 29 (3.97%) vSphere
9 26 (3.56%) Snort
10 25 (3.42%) Squid
11 17 (2.33%) Sendmail
12 15 (2.05%) Docker
13 13 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
14 12 (1.64%) iptables
14 12 (1.64%) qmail
15 11 (1.51%) OpenSSH
16 10 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
17 7 (0.96%) Samba
18 5 (0.68%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 64 (8.77%) Puppet
2 62 (8.49%) Nagios
3 30 (4.11%) Backup Exec
3 30 (4.11%) Cacti
4 28 (3.84%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (2.05%) Ganglia
5 15 (2.05%) SCOM
5 15 (2.05%) ZABBIX
6 12 (1.64%) collectd
6 12 (1.64%) Graphite
6 12 (1.64%) logstash
7 11 (1.51%) NetBackup
7 11 (1.51%) Perfmon
8 10 (1.37%) Rundeck
9 9 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (1.23%) SCCM
10 8 (1.10%) Ansible
10 8 (1.10%) HAProxy
10 8 (1.10%) Nmap
11 7 (0.96%) Nessus
Vendors
1 262 (35.89%) Microsoft
2 205 (28.08%) VMware
3 188 (25.75%) Cisco
4 65 (8.90%) Red Hat
5 58 (7.95%) Oracle
6 46 (6.30%) CheckPoint
7 35 (4.79%) Splunk
8 33 (4.52%) Apple
8 33 (4.52%) Juniper
9 30 (4.11%) Draytek
10 29 (3.97%) HP
11 28 (3.84%) Veeam
12 27 (3.70%) Citrix
13 26 (3.56%) IBM
14 25 (3.42%) Sophos
15 19 (2.60%) EMC
16 16 (2.19%) Symantec
17 15 (2.05%) F5
17 15 (2.05%) SAP
18 11 (1.51%) LANDesk
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000+Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
SentryBay
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Leading Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20230 - £20730 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester
Talent Point
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Harlow
Ortolan Group
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
South West London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Fareham
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago