The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 598 642 602
Rank change year-on-year +44 -40  
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 246 312 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.91% 1.84% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 212 252 269
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £39,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year -9.43% -4.21%  

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 England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12886 16990 18774
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.10% 17.42% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10548 14184 15090
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 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

SMTP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SMTP in England

SMTP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMTP in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SMTP in England

SMTP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London +55 105 £57,500 +21.05% 11
South East -8 46 £46,500 +3.33% 7
South West +53 36 £36,000 -28.00% 1
East of England +6 18 £30,000 +13.20% 2
West Midlands +45 12 £32,000 -5.18% 4
North East - 11 £30,000 -
Yorkshire +29 9 £46,000 +67.27% 6
North West -16 9 £34,000 +23.63% 2
East Midlands +6 2 £40,000 -11.11%
SMTP
UK

SMTP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 310 (64.32%) DNS
2 264 (54.77%) Windows
3 228 (47.30%) TCP/IP
4 196 (40.66%) Firewall
5 193 (40.04%) DHCP
6 192 (39.83%) Microsoft
7 190 (39.42%) Linux
8 165 (34.23%) HTTP
9 154 (31.95%) VMware
10 127 (26.35%) Windows Server
11 126 (26.14%) MS Exchange
12 121 (25.10%) VMware Infrastructure
13 120 (24.90%) SSL
13 120 (24.90%) Active Directory
14 107 (22.20%) Cisco
14 107 (22.20%) WAN
15 106 (21.99%) MS Excel
16 103 (21.37%) Internet
17 100 (20.75%) LAN
18 99 (20.54%) FTP
18 99 (20.54%) Windows Server 2012
19 98 (20.33%) SQL
20 94 (19.50%) Unix
21 93 (19.29%) IMAP
22 91 (18.88%) LDAP
23 90 (18.67%) Hyper-V
24 88 (18.26%) Windows Server 2008
25 87 (18.05%) ITIL
25 87 (18.05%) SQL Server
26 86 (17.84%) Network Security

SMTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 126 (26.14%) MS Exchange
2 82 (17.01%) IIS
3 81 (16.80%) Apache
4 71 (14.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 55 (11.41%) Tomcat
6 46 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 43 (8.92%) Skype for Business
8 38 (7.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 37 (7.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 37 (7.68%) SharePoint
10 33 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2007
11 29 (6.02%) JBoss
12 15 (3.11%) WebLogic
13 13 (2.70%) IBM Notes
14 12 (2.49%) nginx
15 11 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
15 11 (2.28%) IBM Domino
16 10 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
16 10 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
17 7 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 106 (21.99%) MS Excel
2 57 (11.83%) MS Office
3 8 (1.66%) Mozilla Thunderbird
4 6 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.41%) MS Project
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (8.09%) Office 365
3 26 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.28%) SaaS
5 7 (1.45%) IaaS
6 6 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.24%) PaaS
7 4 (0.83%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.41%) Route 53
9 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.21%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 310 (64.32%) DNS
2 228 (47.30%) TCP/IP
3 196 (40.66%) Firewall
4 193 (40.04%) DHCP
5 165 (34.23%) HTTP
6 120 (24.90%) SSL
7 107 (22.20%) WAN
8 103 (21.37%) Internet
9 100 (20.75%) LAN
10 99 (20.54%) FTP
11 93 (19.29%) IMAP
12 91 (18.88%) LDAP
13 86 (17.84%) Network Security
14 81 (16.80%) VPN
15 79 (16.39%) SNMP
16 61 (12.66%) Telnet
17 60 (12.45%) POP3
17 60 (12.45%) SAN
18 45 (9.34%) SSH
19 43 (8.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (18.05%) SQL Server
2 61 (12.66%) MySQL
3 28 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (5.39%) Relational Database
5 19 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (3.11%) NoSQL
7 15 (3.11%) Oracle Database
8 12 (2.49%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.24%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (0.62%) Big Data
13 2 (0.41%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.41%) Jackrabbit
13 2 (0.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (5.81%) Git (software)
2 21 (4.36%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.73%) TeamCity
4 15 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.28%) JIRA
5 11 (2.28%) Visual Studio
6 10 (2.07%) WinDbg
7 9 (1.87%) Mercurial
8 8 (1.66%) GitLab
9 7 (1.45%) Hudson
9 7 (1.45%) Subversion
10 5 (1.04%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.04%) Fiddler
10 5 (1.04%) JUnit
10 5 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (1.04%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.04%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.83%) Artifactory
11 4 (0.83%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.83%) LoadRunner
General
1 67 (13.90%) Finance
2 29 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.11%) Banking
4 8 (1.66%) Back Office
5 6 (1.24%) Marketing
6 5 (1.04%) Advertising
6 5 (1.04%) Dutch Language
6 5 (1.04%) Legal
7 4 (0.83%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.62%) Law
9 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.41%) Publishing
9 2 (0.41%) Retail
10 1 (0.21%) French Language
10 1 (0.21%) Front Office
10 1 (0.21%) Games
10 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Military
10 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 67 (13.90%) Administrator
2 65 (13.49%) Support Engineer
3 61 (12.66%) Analyst
4 58 (12.03%) Network Engineer
5 53 (11.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 48 (9.96%) Linux Engineer
7 42 (8.71%) Linux Administrator
8 34 (7.05%) Developer
9 32 (6.64%) Security Engineer
9 32 (6.64%) Windows Engineer
10 31 (6.43%) Systems Administrator
11 30 (6.22%) Technical Support
12 29 (6.02%) IT Engineer
12 29 (6.02%) Network Security Engineer
13 28 (5.81%) Field Engineer
14 20 (4.15%) Support Analyst
15 18 (3.73%) 2nd Line Support
15 18 (3.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 18 (3.73%) Unix Administrator
16 17 (3.53%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (9.34%) XML
2 40 (8.30%) Web Services
3 35 (7.26%) HTML
3 35 (7.26%) LAMP
4 34 (7.05%) CSS
5 32 (6.64%) .NET
6 26 (5.39%) SOAP
7 21 (4.36%) Ajax
8 15 (3.11%) ASP.NET
8 15 (3.11%) HTML5
9 14 (2.90%) RESTful
10 13 (2.70%) MAPI
10 13 (2.70%) WCF
11 12 (2.49%) EDI
12 11 (2.28%) Middleware
13 10 (2.07%) EDIFACT
14 9 (1.87%) Elastic Stack
15 8 (1.66%) jQuery
15 8 (1.66%) Sensu
16 6 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (8.09%) Clustering
3 38 (7.88%) Blackberry
4 37 (7.68%) Data Centre
4 37 (7.68%) Driving Licence
5 33 (6.85%) Computer Science
6 27 (5.60%) Management Information System
6 27 (5.60%) Public Cloud
7 17 (3.53%) Replication
8 16 (3.32%) Client/Server
8 16 (3.32%) PKI
9 15 (3.11%) CESG
9 15 (3.11%) Security Operations Centre
10 13 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
11 11 (2.28%) Enterprise Storage
11 11 (2.28%) Private Cloud
12 10 (2.07%) iPad
13 8 (1.66%) Derivative
13 8 (1.66%) EPoS
14 7 (1.45%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 264 (54.77%) Windows
2 190 (39.42%) Linux
3 127 (26.35%) Windows Server
4 99 (20.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 94 (19.50%) Unix
6 88 (18.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 73 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 52 (10.79%) Windows 7
9 46 (9.54%) Windows 8
10 37 (7.68%) Windows 10
11 31 (6.43%) Solaris
12 29 (6.02%) CentOS
13 24 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (2.28%) Debian
14 11 (2.28%) Ubuntu
15 10 (2.07%) Data ONTAP
16 8 (1.66%) Apple iOS
16 8 (1.66%) Mac OS
16 8 (1.66%) Windows XP
17 7 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (18.05%) ITIL
2 54 (11.20%) High Availability
2 54 (11.20%) Load Balancing
3 45 (9.34%) Project Management
4 44 (9.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 41 (8.51%) Mentoring
6 39 (8.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 37 (7.68%) Change Management
8 34 (7.05%) Performance Tuning
9 33 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (6.85%) DevOps
9 33 (6.85%) Infrastructure Management
10 31 (6.43%) Configuration Management
10 31 (6.43%) OO
11 30 (6.22%) Information Security
12 29 (6.02%) OOP
13 28 (5.81%) Migration
13 28 (5.81%) Open Source
14 27 (5.60%) SIEM
15 26 (5.39%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (20.33%) SQL
2 79 (16.39%) Java
3 74 (15.35%) Perl
4 60 (12.45%) JavaScript
5 51 (10.58%) Python
6 50 (10.37%) PowerShell
7 49 (10.17%) PHP
8 39 (8.09%) Shell Script
9 31 (6.43%) Bash Shell
10 29 (6.02%) Ruby
11 23 (4.77%) C#
12 20 (4.15%) C++
13 13 (2.70%) Groovy
14 12 (2.49%) T-SQL
15 11 (2.28%) VBScript
16 10 (2.07%) ActionScript
16 10 (2.07%) ActionScript 2.0
16 10 (2.07%) VB.NET
17 7 (1.45%) C
17 7 (1.45%) sed
Qualifications
1 70 (14.52%) Degree
2 60 (12.45%) Security Cleared
3 59 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (11.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (8.51%) DV Cleared
6 40 (8.30%) MCSE
7 39 (8.09%) CISSP
7 39 (8.09%) SC Cleared
8 37 (7.68%) CCNA
9 27 (5.60%) CCNP
10 15 (3.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 13 (2.70%) MCSA
12 11 (2.28%) Citrix Certification
12 11 (2.28%) RHCE
13 9 (1.87%) CISM
14 8 (1.66%) CCVP
14 8 (1.66%) CREST Certified
14 8 (1.66%) GIAC
14 8 (1.66%) MCP
15 7 (1.45%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.43%) PCI DSS
2 20 (4.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (3.11%) ISO27002
5 13 (2.70%) SLA
6 10 (2.07%) QA
7 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.21%) GDPR
7 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 121 (25.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 120 (24.90%) Active Directory
3 90 (18.67%) Hyper-V
4 30 (6.22%) XenApp
5 29 (6.02%) NFS
6 18 (3.73%) VMware ESX
7 15 (3.11%) vSphere
8 13 (2.70%) IMail Server
9 12 (2.49%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (2.07%) ISA Server
10 10 (2.07%) Snort
11 9 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (1.66%) Dovecot
13 7 (1.45%) Docker
13 7 (1.45%) Postfix
13 7 (1.45%) Squid
14 6 (1.24%) iptables
14 6 (1.24%) Sendmail
15 5 (1.04%) ProxySG
15 5 (1.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (10.58%) Puppet
2 39 (8.09%) Nagios
2 39 (8.09%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (7.47%) Ansible
4 23 (4.77%) Red Hat Satellite
5 17 (3.53%) ZABBIX
6 16 (3.32%) Salt
7 13 (2.70%) Backup Exec
8 11 (2.28%) SCOM
9 10 (2.07%) Nmap
10 9 (1.87%) Kibana
10 9 (1.87%) logstash
10 9 (1.87%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (1.87%) SCCM
11 8 (1.66%) NetBackup
12 6 (1.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 6 (1.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 5 (1.04%) CFEngine
13 5 (1.04%) Cobbler
13 5 (1.04%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 192 (39.83%) Microsoft
2 154 (31.95%) VMware
3 107 (22.20%) Cisco
4 60 (12.45%) Citrix
5 59 (12.24%) Red Hat
6 51 (10.58%) NetApp
7 41 (8.51%) HP
8 34 (7.05%) CheckPoint
9 31 (6.43%) Oracle
10 29 (6.02%) Apple
11 22 (4.56%) Dell
12 20 (4.15%) F5
13 19 (3.94%) Sun
14 17 (3.53%) IBM
15 16 (3.32%) Juniper
16 15 (3.11%) Lotus
17 14 (2.90%) Sophos
18 13 (2.70%) Symantec
19 11 (2.28%) Blue Coat
19 11 (2.28%) TOWER Software
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Training, Overtime,
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £22,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
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Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus + Pension & onsite gym
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum £40,000 - £60,000
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Leidos
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Cognizant
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Utility Warehouse Ltd
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Birmingham
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Salary: £24495.00 - £26625.00 per annum
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