The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SMTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 164 179 205
Rank change year-on-year +15 +26  
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 19 41 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.56% 0.83% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.35% 3.15% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 39 20
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -13.58% -2.40%  

SMTP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 809 1303 1463
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.96% 26.38% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 618 1071 942
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SMTP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SMTP in Berkshire

SMTP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SMTP in Berkshire

SMTP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMTP in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SMTP in Berkshire

SMTP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Reading +7 7 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Slough - 7 £48,750 - 2
Bracknell - 5 - -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 27 (61.36%) Linux
2 19 (43.18%) C++
3 18 (40.91%) Windows
3 18 (40.91%) TCP/IP
3 18 (40.91%) DNS
4 16 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 15 (34.09%) SQL
5 15 (34.09%) SDLC
6 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
6 14 (31.82%) HTTP
6 14 (31.82%) Firewall
7 13 (29.55%) Scrum
7 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
7 13 (29.55%) Degree
7 13 (29.55%) High Availability
8 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
9 11 (25.00%) Java
9 11 (25.00%) VMware
10 10 (22.73%) TDD
10 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
10 10 (22.73%) OOP
10 10 (22.73%) Windows Server
11 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (20.45%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (20.45%) WinDbg
11 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
11 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (20.45%) NAS
11 9 (20.45%) JavaScript

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.55%) IBM Domino
4 2 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) DNS
1 18 (40.91%) TCP/IP
2 14 (31.82%) Firewall
2 14 (31.82%) HTTP
3 9 (20.45%) DHCP
3 9 (20.45%) NAS
3 9 (20.45%) SAN
4 8 (18.18%) Internet
4 8 (18.18%) Network Security
4 8 (18.18%) VoIP
5 7 (15.91%) SNMP
5 7 (15.91%) SSL
6 6 (13.64%) FTP
6 6 (13.64%) Wireless
7 3 (6.82%) IMAP
7 3 (6.82%) VPN
8 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.27%) DMARC
9 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) WinDbg
2 6 (13.64%) Eclipse
3 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.55%) AQtime
4 2 (4.55%) LoadRunner
4 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.55%) WebLOAD
5 1 (2.27%) JIRA
5 1 (2.27%) TestPartner
General
1 7 (15.91%) Back Office
2 6 (13.64%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Spanish Language
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) French Language
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Tester
2 7 (15.91%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Penetration Tester
3 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) EDI Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Team Leader
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Support
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Associate Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) C++ Team Leader
5 4 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Java Team Leader
5 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Unix Team Leader
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) Ajax
1 9 (20.45%) CSS
1 9 (20.45%) HTML
2 6 (13.64%) EDI
2 6 (13.64%) EDIFACT
2 6 (13.64%) Middleware
2 6 (13.64%) Web Services
3 5 (11.36%) XML
4 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 2 (4.55%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.64%) iSeries
3 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.36%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.09%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Linux
2 18 (40.91%) Windows
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (18.18%) Solaris
5 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (15.91%) Unix
7 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.27%) CentOS
8 1 (2.27%) Debian
8 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) SDLC
2 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) High Availability
2 13 (29.55%) Scrum
3 10 (22.73%) OOP
3 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
3 10 (22.73%) TDD
4 9 (20.45%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (20.45%) Project Management
5 7 (15.91%) BDD
5 7 (15.91%) Information Security
5 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.64%) Content Management
6 6 (13.64%) CRM
6 6 (13.64%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (13.64%) OO
6 6 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (13.64%) Social Engineering
7 5 (11.36%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) C++
2 15 (34.09%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) Java
4 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
5 7 (15.91%) C
5 7 (15.91%) VBScript
6 6 (13.64%) ActionScript
6 6 (13.64%) ActionScript 2.0
7 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
7 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.55%) C#
9 1 (2.27%) Perl
9 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Degree
2 7 (15.91%) CCNP
2 7 (15.91%) CCVP
2 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.91%) MCSE
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.64%) CREST Certified
4 1 (2.27%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (15.91%) PCI DSS
2 6 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 16 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 7 (15.91%) ISA Server
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Perfmon
2 1 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Dell
3 7 (15.91%) HP
4 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.09%) Forcepoint
6 2 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) Sun
7 1 (2.27%) Yahoo!
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