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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 591 573 535
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -38
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 334 417 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.38% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.06% 2.28% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 272 362 376
Median salary £41,500 £44,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.26% -0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £44,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.78% +11.87%

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
16241 18264 21126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 16.73% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13436 15156 16686
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 August 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 27 August 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 -14 329 £41,250 -7.82% 36
South East -16 144 £40,000 -11.11% 18
London +18 100 £52,500 +16.66% 11
Berkshire +8 57 £42,500 -5.02% 9
Reading +17 55 £42,500 -5.02% 8
South West +8 52 £28,000 -22.22% 2
Hampshire +25 46 £36,250 -19.44% 3
Bristol +36 24 £22,750 -35.00%
East Sussex -3 20 £25,000 - 1
Brighton -5 20 £25,000 - 1
West Midlands +10 19 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Oxfordshire +3 17 £28,500 -40.00% 4
Abingdon +2 16 £28,500 -28.75% 3
Southampton - 13 £35,000 - 1
City of London +52 12 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Dorset - 12 £28,000 -
Andover - 11 £45,000 -
Wiltshire +8 10 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Yorkshire +27 9 £45,000 +18.42% 1
West Yorkshire +25 9 £45,000 +7.78% 1
Staffordshire +5 9 £35,000 +16.66%
Birmingham -9 9 £42,500 +25.00%
Leeds +32 8 £45,000 +7.78%
Salisbury +21 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Stoke-on-Trent - 8 £35,000 -
East of England +10 7 £42,500 +21.42%
North West +6 6 £38,750 +43.51% 3
Portsmouth 0 6 £44,000 -2.22% 2
Wales - 5 £38,750 -
Manchester +3 4 £37,500 +41.50% 2

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 455 (65.00%) DNS
2 358 (51.14%) Windows
3 349 (49.86%) Linux
4 324 (46.29%) TCP/IP
5 253 (36.14%) Firewall
6 249 (35.57%) Microsoft
7 218 (31.14%) HTTP
8 215 (30.71%) VMware
9 214 (30.57%) Active Directory
10 209 (29.86%) Internet
11 182 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 181 (25.86%) Cisco
13 175 (25.00%) FTP
14 169 (24.14%) SQL
14 169 (24.14%) SQL Server
15 153 (21.86%) Windows Server
16 149 (21.29%) DHCP
17 139 (19.86%) MS Exchange
18 138 (19.71%) VPN
19 135 (19.29%) ITIL
20 134 (19.14%) Degree
21 127 (18.14%) MS Excel
22 126 (18.00%) WAN
23 113 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
24 102 (14.57%) MySQL
25 100 (14.29%) Apache
26 96 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
27 94 (13.43%) Computer Science
28 93 (13.29%) HTML
29 92 (13.14%) 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
1 139 (19.86%) MS Exchange
2 100 (14.29%) Apache
3 83 (11.86%) IIS
4 50 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 50 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 43 (6.14%) nginx
6 33 (4.71%) Tomcat
7 32 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 26 (3.71%) Skype for Business
9 25 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
10 21 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 20 (2.86%) JBoss
11 20 (2.86%) SharePoint
12 16 (2.29%) WebLogic
13 15 (2.14%) OpenStack
14 10 (1.43%) CMS
15 9 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (1.00%) Apache Solr
17 5 (0.71%) Confluence
17 5 (0.71%) Jetty
Applications
1 127 (18.14%) MS Excel
2 51 (7.29%) MS Office
3 10 (1.43%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 10 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.29%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.43%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (0.43%) ResourceLink
3 3 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.29%) CODA-Financials
4 2 (0.29%) Magento
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.14%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 54 (7.71%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (6.43%) SaaS
3 34 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (3.43%) Office 365
5 18 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.43%) IaaS
7 6 (0.86%) GitHub
8 5 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.71%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.71%) PaaS
9 4 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.29%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.29%) Route 53
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 455 (65.00%) DNS
2 324 (46.29%) TCP/IP
3 253 (36.14%) Firewall
4 218 (31.14%) HTTP
5 209 (29.86%) Internet
6 175 (25.00%) FTP
7 149 (21.29%) DHCP
8 138 (19.71%) VPN
9 126 (18.00%) WAN
10 92 (13.14%) SSL
11 90 (12.86%) LAN
12 85 (12.14%) VoIP
13 83 (11.86%) Broadband
13 83 (11.86%) SAN
14 76 (10.86%) SSH
15 75 (10.71%) MPLS
16 73 (10.43%) IMAP
17 64 (9.14%) VLAN
18 59 (8.43%) Cisco ASA
19 54 (7.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 102 (14.57%) MySQL
3 28 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (3.14%) Oracle Database
5 21 (3.00%) Big Data
6 20 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 20 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 20 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.14%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.71%) Couchbase
10 5 (0.71%) Power BI
11 4 (0.57%) QlikView
12 3 (0.43%) Cognos Impromptu
12 3 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 70 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 48 (6.86%) Subversion
3 40 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 34 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (3.86%) Eclipse
6 22 (3.14%) Grunt
7 21 (3.00%) TeamCity
8 19 (2.71%) Cucumber
9 18 (2.57%) JIRA
9 18 (2.57%) WinDbg
10 17 (2.43%) gulp
11 14 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
11 14 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 13 (1.86%) JUnit
12 13 (1.86%) Visual Studio
13 12 (1.71%) Mockito
14 10 (1.43%) NUnit
15 9 (1.29%) AQtime
15 9 (1.29%) Fiddler
15 9 (1.29%) WebLOAD
General
1 84 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 81 (11.57%) Finance
3 29 (4.14%) Dutch Language
4 21 (3.00%) Banking
4 21 (3.00%) Marketing
5 18 (2.57%) French Language
6 16 (2.29%) Front Office
7 15 (2.14%) Retail
8 11 (1.57%) Law
9 9 (1.29%) German Language
10 7 (1.00%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.86%) Electronics
11 6 (0.86%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.86%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.71%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.57%) Music Industry
13 4 (0.57%) Publishing
14 3 (0.43%) Advertising
14 3 (0.43%) Legal
15 2 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 106 (15.14%) Support Engineer
2 90 (12.86%) Analyst
3 85 (12.14%) Developer
4 84 (12.00%) Network Engineer
5 54 (7.71%) Administrator
6 53 (7.57%) Linux Engineer
7 46 (6.57%) Systems Administrator
8 41 (5.86%) Senior Developer
9 37 (5.29%) Linux Administrator
10 34 (4.86%) Systems Engineer
11 33 (4.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 32 (4.57%) 2nd Line Support
12 32 (4.57%) Support Analyst
13 31 (4.43%) Applications Support
13 31 (4.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 29 (4.14%) Technical Support
15 27 (3.86%) Cisco Engineer
16 26 (3.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 26 (3.71%) Cloud Engineer
16 26 (3.71%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (13.29%) HTML
2 77 (11.00%) CSS
3 64 (9.14%) .NET
3 64 (9.14%) LAMP
4 61 (8.71%) jQuery
5 42 (6.00%) Web Services
6 36 (5.14%) LEMP Stack
7 33 (4.71%) Ajax
8 29 (4.14%) MAPI
8 29 (4.14%) XML
9 27 (3.86%) Sass
10 21 (3.00%) SOAP
11 20 (2.86%) JSON
12 19 (2.71%) HTML5
13 14 (2.00%) ASP.NET
13 14 (2.00%) Flash
13 14 (2.00%) Regular Expression
14 13 (1.86%) .NET Framework
14 13 (1.86%) Gherkin
15 12 (1.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 96 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (13.43%) Computer Science
3 68 (9.71%) Data Centre
4 46 (6.57%) Management Information System
5 35 (5.00%) Replication
6 33 (4.71%) Blackberry
7 23 (3.29%) Clustering
8 19 (2.71%) CESG
8 19 (2.71%) iPhone
8 19 (2.71%) PDA
8 19 (2.71%) PKI
9 16 (2.29%) Public Cloud
10 15 (2.14%) Blog
10 15 (2.14%) Digital Media
11 14 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.86%) Virtual Team
13 12 (1.71%) Statistics
14 11 (1.57%) FMCG
15 10 (1.43%) Social Media
16 9 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 358 (51.14%) Windows
2 349 (49.86%) Linux
3 153 (21.86%) Windows Server
4 82 (11.71%) Unix
5 80 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 65 (9.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (6.57%) CentOS
8 40 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 37 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 34 (4.86%) Windows 7
11 32 (4.57%) Android
12 31 (4.43%) Windows 10
13 30 (4.29%) Windows XP
14 26 (3.71%) Windows Vista
15 20 (2.86%) Solaris
15 20 (2.86%) Windows 8
16 16 (2.29%) Ubuntu
17 15 (2.14%) Debian
18 14 (2.00%) Fedora
18 14 (2.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (19.29%) ITIL
2 113 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (9.14%) OO
4 56 (8.00%) TDD
5 53 (7.57%) Load Balancing
6 50 (7.14%) Scrum
7 49 (7.00%) CRM
8 48 (6.86%) High Availability
8 48 (6.86%) Mentoring
9 47 (6.71%) OOP
10 46 (6.57%) DevOps
11 38 (5.43%) Configuration Management
12 36 (5.14%) SDLC
12 36 (5.14%) Software Engineering
13 35 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 35 (5.00%) Web Development
14 32 (4.57%) E-Commerce
14 32 (4.57%) Information Security
14 32 (4.57%) Line Management
15 31 (4.43%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 169 (24.14%) SQL
2 91 (13.00%) JavaScript
3 86 (12.29%) PHP
3 86 (12.29%) Python
4 76 (10.86%) Perl
5 66 (9.43%) Java
6 57 (8.14%) PowerShell
7 48 (6.86%) Ruby
8 45 (6.43%) C++
9 43 (6.14%) C#
10 35 (5.00%) Bash Shell
11 25 (3.57%) T-SQL
12 16 (2.29%) C
13 8 (1.14%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.00%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.00%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.86%) AWK
15 6 (0.86%) sed
16 4 (0.57%) PHP 5
16 4 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 134 (19.14%) Degree
2 79 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (8.14%) CCNA
4 43 (6.14%) CISSP
5 40 (5.71%) CCNP
6 28 (4.00%) Security Cleared
7 26 (3.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (3.57%) CEH
9 24 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (3.43%) SC Cleared
10 22 (3.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 22 (3.14%) RHCE
11 15 (2.14%) GCIA
11 15 (2.14%) MCSE
12 14 (2.00%) GCIH
12 14 (2.00%) RHCSA
12 14 (2.00%) SSCP
13 12 (1.71%) CCIE
14 11 (1.57%) DV Cleared
15 9 (1.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.00%) SLA
2 27 (3.86%) QA
3 15 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (2.00%) COBIT
5 12 (1.71%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) DICOM
7 1 (0.14%) HL7
7 1 (0.14%) SAS 70
System Software
1 214 (30.57%) Active Directory
2 182 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (7.29%) Hyper-V
4 40 (5.71%) VMware ESX
5 38 (5.43%) IMail Server
6 36 (5.14%) VMware ESXi
7 35 (5.00%) NFS
8 34 (4.86%) vSphere
9 23 (3.29%) Snort
10 22 (3.14%) Postfix
10 22 (3.14%) Sendmail
11 17 (2.43%) Squid
12 16 (2.29%) Docker
13 15 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
14 12 (1.71%) vCloud
15 11 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
16 10 (1.43%) qmail
17 8 (1.14%) iptables
18 5 (0.71%) Corosync
18 5 (0.71%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 57 (8.14%) Nagios
2 53 (7.57%) Puppet
3 32 (4.57%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (4.00%) Cacti
5 21 (3.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 20 (2.86%) Backup Exec
6 20 (2.86%) Tivoli
7 14 (2.00%) SCOM
7 14 (2.00%) ZABBIX
8 13 (1.86%) Ganglia
9 12 (1.71%) NetBackup
10 11 (1.57%) Rundeck
11 10 (1.43%) collectd
11 10 (1.43%) Graphite
11 10 (1.43%) logstash
12 9 (1.29%) Perfmon
13 8 (1.14%) SCCM
14 7 (1.00%) Nessus
15 6 (0.86%) Ansible
15 6 (0.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 249 (35.57%) Microsoft
2 215 (30.71%) VMware
3 181 (25.86%) Cisco
4 51 (7.29%) Red Hat
5 46 (6.57%) CheckPoint
6 44 (6.29%) Oracle
7 42 (6.00%) IBM
8 40 (5.71%) HP
9 36 (5.14%) Veeam
10 35 (5.00%) Juniper
11 28 (4.00%) Splunk
11 28 (4.00%) Symantec
12 26 (3.71%) EMC
13 23 (3.29%) Apple
13 23 (3.29%) Brocade
14 22 (3.14%) Sophos
15 21 (3.00%) Citrix
16 20 (2.86%) Draytek
17 15 (2.14%) F5
18 14 (2.00%) Extreme Networks
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30 - £35 Per Hour
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £66,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: 26,000-32,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits BONUS AND BENFITS
Posted: 13 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £42,326 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
New Era Education Services Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum AAE
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
National Trust
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth
Talent Point
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
South West London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits, dependant on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago