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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 583 574 568
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 366 441 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.18% 2.29% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 299 330 393
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% -

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
16801 19285 20844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.11% 17.84% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13931 15489 16664
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 May 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 May 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 +7 358 £40,000 -2.43% 30
London +55 141 £55,000 +22.22% 16
South East -30 126 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Berkshire +19 43 £55,000 +22.22% 3
South West +14 39 £29,500 -15.71% 6
Reading +22 31 £57,500 +28.49% 3
East of England +27 29 £26,500 -31.16%
Oxfordshire +12 27 £28,500 -32.94% 1
East Sussex -5 26 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Brighton -7 25 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Abingdon -9 24 £28,500 -26.92%
Hertfordshire +20 23 £26,500 -37.64%
Gloucestershire +3 21 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Essex - 20 £26,500 -
Bristol +21 16 £23,000 -23.33% 4
City of London +47 14 £55,000 +0.91% 1
Yorkshire +13 12 £30,000 -33.33%
Surrey -16 12 £35,000 -50.00%
Buckinghamshire - 10 £39,500 -
West Midlands -9 8 £35,000 +40.00%
Cheltenham -11 8 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire -26 8 £45,000 - 2
Milton Keynes - 7 £44,000 -
North West +7 5 £55,625 +63.60%
North Yorkshire +5 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Scotland -5 5 £28,500 -28.75%
Harrow - 5 £26,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +16 4 £30,000 -14.28%
Stevenage -2 4 £60,000 -4.00%
Bradford - 4 £30,000 -

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 428 (65.95%) DNS
2 331 (51.00%) TCP/IP
3 325 (50.08%) Windows
4 314 (48.38%) Linux
5 230 (35.44%) Microsoft
6 218 (33.59%) Firewall
7 213 (32.82%) HTTP
8 205 (31.59%) Internet
9 193 (29.74%) Active Directory
10 192 (29.58%) Cisco
11 170 (26.19%) VMware
12 150 (23.11%) SQL
13 144 (22.19%) SQL Server
14 142 (21.88%) Windows Server
15 139 (21.42%) Degree
16 137 (21.11%) VMware Infrastructure
17 136 (20.96%) DHCP
18 131 (20.18%) MS Exchange
19 128 (19.72%) MySQL
20 127 (19.57%) Apache
21 126 (19.41%) FTP
22 120 (18.49%) WAN
23 114 (17.57%) SSL
24 111 (17.10%) VPN
24 111 (17.10%) MS Excel
25 103 (15.87%) Unix
26 97 (14.95%) LAN
27 90 (13.87%) Windows Server 2008
28 89 (13.71%) Computer Science
29 88 (13.56%) Perl

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
1 131 (20.18%) MS Exchange
2 127 (19.57%) Apache
3 78 (12.02%) IIS
4 69 (10.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 66 (10.17%) Tomcat
6 59 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 45 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 42 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 37 (5.70%) JBoss
10 34 (5.24%) nginx
11 29 (4.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 19 (2.93%) OpenStack
13 16 (2.47%) Skype for Business
13 16 (2.47%) WebLogic
14 12 (1.85%) SharePoint
15 11 (1.69%) Liferay
16 8 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
17 5 (0.77%) Apache Solr
17 5 (0.77%) Confluence
17 5 (0.77%) Jetty
Applications
1 111 (17.10%) MS Excel
2 54 (8.32%) MS Office
3 6 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.77%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.31%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (1.54%) Cognos Planning
1 10 (1.54%) ResourceLink
1 10 (1.54%) Unit4 Business World
2 8 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.92%) Magento
3 6 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.46%) Documaker
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.15%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 55 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (5.86%) SaaS
3 26 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.00%) Office 365
5 12 (1.85%) IaaS
6 6 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.77%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.77%) PaaS
8 4 (0.62%) GitHub
9 3 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.46%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.46%) Rackspace Cloud
10 2 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.31%) Datadog
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 428 (65.95%) DNS
2 331 (51.00%) TCP/IP
3 218 (33.59%) Firewall
4 213 (32.82%) HTTP
5 205 (31.59%) Internet
6 136 (20.96%) DHCP
7 126 (19.41%) FTP
8 120 (18.49%) WAN
9 114 (17.57%) SSL
10 111 (17.10%) VPN
11 97 (14.95%) LAN
12 87 (13.41%) SAN
13 83 (12.79%) IMAP
14 74 (11.40%) SSH
15 69 (10.63%) VoIP
16 63 (9.71%) SNMP
17 55 (8.47%) Broadband
17 55 (8.47%) VLAN
18 51 (7.86%) POP3
19 49 (7.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (22.19%) SQL Server
2 128 (19.72%) MySQL
3 25 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 22 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (2.16%) Big Data
7 14 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.54%) Cognos Impromptu
10 9 (1.39%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.08%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.77%) Couchbase
12 5 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.62%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.62%) Redis
13 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.46%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 65 (10.02%) Git (software)
2 41 (6.32%) Subversion
3 37 (5.70%) Jenkins
4 26 (4.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (2.62%) JIRA
6 16 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 13 (2.00%) Hudson
8 12 (1.85%) AQtime
8 12 (1.85%) Grunt
8 12 (1.85%) TeamCity
8 12 (1.85%) WebLOAD
9 10 (1.54%) Visual Studio
9 10 (1.54%) WinDbg
10 9 (1.39%) Fiddler
10 9 (1.39%) NUnit
11 8 (1.23%) MSBuild
11 8 (1.23%) NCrunch
11 8 (1.23%) SoapUI
12 7 (1.08%) gulp
13 6 (0.92%) Bitbucket
General
1 71 (10.94%) Telecoms
2 64 (9.86%) Finance
3 32 (4.93%) Marketing
4 31 (4.78%) Dutch Language
5 29 (4.47%) Banking
6 22 (3.39%) Front Office
7 11 (1.69%) Retail
8 9 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.08%) Law
9 7 (1.08%) Legal
10 6 (0.92%) Electronics
11 4 (0.62%) German Language
11 4 (0.62%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.46%) Back Office
12 3 (0.46%) French Language
13 2 (0.31%) Games
13 2 (0.31%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.31%) Publishing
14 1 (0.15%) Advertising
14 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 101 (15.56%) Support Engineer
2 92 (14.18%) Analyst
3 81 (12.48%) Administrator
4 72 (11.09%) Developer
5 66 (10.17%) Network Engineer
6 55 (8.47%) Linux Administrator
7 53 (8.17%) Systems Administrator
8 43 (6.63%) Senior Developer
9 41 (6.32%) Systems Engineer
10 36 (5.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 35 (5.39%) Linux Engineer
12 33 (5.08%) IT Engineer
13 32 (4.93%) Systems Support
14 31 (4.78%) Cisco Engineer
14 31 (4.78%) IT Support
15 30 (4.62%) Systems Support Engineer
15 30 (4.62%) Technical Support
16 29 (4.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
17 28 (4.31%) IT Support Engineer
18 27 (4.16%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (12.94%) HTML
2 68 (10.48%) LAMP
3 66 (10.17%) CSS
4 49 (7.55%) .NET
5 45 (6.93%) jQuery
6 41 (6.32%) MAPI
7 40 (6.16%) Web Services
8 32 (4.93%) Ajax
9 29 (4.47%) LEMP Stack
10 28 (4.31%) XML
11 24 (3.70%) SOAP
12 15 (2.31%) LAPP Stack
13 14 (2.16%) RESTful
13 14 (2.16%) Sass
14 13 (2.00%) JSON
15 12 (1.85%) HTML5
15 12 (1.85%) MCollective
16 11 (1.69%) 802.1X
16 11 (1.69%) Regular Expression
17 10 (1.54%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 89 (13.71%) Computer Science
2 81 (12.48%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (8.78%) Data Centre
4 38 (5.86%) Clustering
4 38 (5.86%) Replication
5 36 (5.55%) Blackberry
5 36 (5.55%) Management Information System
6 29 (4.47%) iPhone
6 29 (4.47%) PDA
7 22 (3.39%) PKI
8 21 (3.24%) Digital Media
9 18 (2.77%) Blog
10 12 (1.85%) User Experience
11 10 (1.54%) Cryptography
11 10 (1.54%) Public Cloud
12 8 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
12 8 (1.23%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.08%) Fixed Income
13 7 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
13 7 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 325 (50.08%) Windows
2 314 (48.38%) Linux
3 142 (21.88%) Windows Server
4 103 (15.87%) Unix
5 90 (13.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 66 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 52 (8.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 45 (6.93%) Android
8 45 (6.93%) Windows 7
9 38 (5.86%) Windows Vista
10 34 (5.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 34 (5.24%) Windows XP
11 33 (5.08%) CentOS
12 31 (4.78%) Windows 10
13 30 (4.62%) Windows 8
14 23 (3.54%) Solaris
15 22 (3.39%) Debian
16 14 (2.16%) Ubuntu
17 10 (1.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 9 (1.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (10.79%) ITIL
3 57 (8.78%) High Availability
4 56 (8.63%) Load Balancing
5 47 (7.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 46 (7.09%) Project Management
7 44 (6.78%) Mentoring
7 44 (6.78%) OO
8 41 (6.32%) Data Protection
8 41 (6.32%) DevOps
9 39 (6.01%) Configuration Management
10 37 (5.70%) CRM
10 37 (5.70%) Migration
11 35 (5.39%) Web Development
12 33 (5.08%) E-Commerce
12 33 (5.08%) Incident Management
12 33 (5.08%) Information Security
13 30 (4.62%) SIEM
14 29 (4.47%) Line Management
15 27 (4.16%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 150 (23.11%) SQL
2 88 (13.56%) Perl
3 86 (13.25%) Python
4 82 (12.63%) JavaScript
5 78 (12.02%) PHP
6 54 (8.32%) Bash Shell
7 48 (7.40%) Java
8 47 (7.24%) PowerShell
9 39 (6.01%) C#
9 39 (6.01%) C++
10 25 (3.85%) Ruby
11 20 (3.08%) T-SQL
12 16 (2.47%) Shell Script
13 14 (2.16%) AWK
13 14 (2.16%) sed
14 12 (1.85%) C
15 6 (0.92%) PHP 5
16 4 (0.62%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.46%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 139 (21.42%) Degree
2 82 (12.63%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (8.32%) CCNP
4 38 (5.86%) CCNA
5 22 (3.39%) CEH
5 22 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (3.39%) RHCE
6 20 (3.08%) CISSP
7 15 (2.31%) GCIA
8 14 (2.16%) GCIH
8 14 (2.16%) MCSE
8 14 (2.16%) SSCP
9 11 (1.69%) Security Cleared
10 10 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (1.39%) SC Cleared
12 8 (1.23%) JNCIA
13 7 (1.08%) SANS
14 6 (0.92%) CCIE
14 6 (0.92%) MCSA
15 4 (0.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (7.24%) SLA
2 33 (5.08%) QA
3 14 (2.16%) COBIT
4 12 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.23%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.15%) DICOM
7 1 (0.15%) HL7
7 1 (0.15%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.15%) SAS 70
System Software
1 193 (29.74%) Active Directory
2 137 (21.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (6.01%) NFS
4 38 (5.86%) Hyper-V
5 37 (5.70%) IMail Server
6 36 (5.55%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (4.16%) Postfix
7 27 (4.16%) Snort
7 27 (4.16%) Squid
7 27 (4.16%) VMware ESX
8 23 (3.54%) vSphere
9 18 (2.77%) iptables
10 14 (2.16%) Docker
11 12 (1.85%) qmail
12 11 (1.69%) OpenSSH
13 9 (1.39%) Sendmail
13 9 (1.39%) VMware Workstation
14 7 (1.08%) Xen
15 6 (0.92%) Corosync
15 6 (0.92%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 62 (9.55%) Nagios
2 53 (8.17%) Puppet
3 39 (6.01%) Cacti
4 30 (4.62%) Backup Exec
5 18 (2.77%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (2.31%) logstash
6 15 (2.31%) ZABBIX
7 12 (1.85%) collectd
7 12 (1.85%) Ganglia
7 12 (1.85%) Graphite
7 12 (1.85%) Perfmon
8 10 (1.54%) Nmap
9 9 (1.39%) WSUS
10 8 (1.23%) Ansible
10 8 (1.23%) HAProxy
10 8 (1.23%) SCOM
11 7 (1.08%) cPanel
11 7 (1.08%) Nessus
11 7 (1.08%) SCCM
12 6 (0.92%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 230 (35.44%) Microsoft
2 192 (29.58%) Cisco
3 170 (26.19%) VMware
4 60 (9.24%) Red Hat
5 49 (7.55%) Oracle
6 32 (4.93%) CheckPoint
7 31 (4.78%) Juniper
7 31 (4.78%) Splunk
8 29 (4.47%) Apple
8 29 (4.47%) Draytek
9 28 (4.31%) Citrix
10 26 (4.01%) F5
11 24 (3.70%) Veeam
12 23 (3.54%) Sophos
13 18 (2.77%) Blue Coat
14 17 (2.62%) SAP
15 15 (2.31%) HP
15 15 (2.31%) NetApp
15 15 (2.31%) Riverbed
16 14 (2.16%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + market leading benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Bridgewater Resourcing Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefit and bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newquay, Cornwall
King's Service Centre
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newquay, Cornwall
King's Service Centre
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Bridgewater Resourcing Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefit and bonus pacakge
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Gym + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + career progression + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £72,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Rhyl, Clwyd
Supertemps
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (home-working after probation)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
City & Guilds
Salary: £41,392 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago