Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SMTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SMTP over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
England > South East
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 520 446 407
Rank change year-on-year -74 -39 -34
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 32 89 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.31% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 1.58% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 66 175
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £68,750 £62,000
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% +9.76% -3.53%

SMTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,160 5,633 7,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.85% 19.45% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,991 4,535 6,673
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% -2.30% +2.35%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SMTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SMTP in the South East

SMTP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SMTP in the South East

SMTP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMTP in the South East over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SMTP in the South East

SMTP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -8 19 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +4 9 £35,000 -30.00% 1
East Sussex -20 6 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Oxfordshire -20 6 £50,000 +36.99%
Hampshire -43 5 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire -32 4 £60,250 +23.59% 4
Kent +5 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
SMTP
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing SMTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 21 (65.63%) Linux
1 21 (65.63%) HTTP
2 16 (50.00%) DNS
2 16 (50.00%) Windows
3 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
4 11 (34.38%) VPN
4 11 (34.38%) Python
5 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 10 (31.25%) Internet
5 10 (31.25%) VLAN
6 9 (28.13%) Degree
6 9 (28.13%) Firewall
6 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
7 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 8 (25.00%) HTML
8 7 (21.88%) Java
8 7 (21.88%) SQL
8 7 (21.88%) Perl
8 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
8 7 (21.88%) MPLS
8 7 (21.88%) Cisco
8 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
8 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (18.75%) CCNP
9 6 (18.75%) BGP
9 6 (18.75%) C
9 6 (18.75%) Unix
9 6 (18.75%) Telecoms

SMTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (6.25%) Apache
1 2 (6.25%) CMS
1 2 (6.25%) EPiServer
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.25%) WordPress
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (65.63%) HTTP
2 16 (50.00%) DNS
3 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
4 11 (34.38%) VPN
5 10 (31.25%) Internet
5 10 (31.25%) VLAN
6 9 (28.13%) Firewall
7 7 (21.88%) MPLS
8 6 (18.75%) BGP
9 5 (15.63%) WAN
10 4 (12.50%) DHCP
10 4 (12.50%) L2TP
11 3 (9.38%) SSH
12 2 (6.25%) ADSL
12 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
12 2 (6.25%) FTP
12 2 (6.25%) VoIP
12 2 (6.25%) Wireless
13 1 (3.13%) Broadband
13 1 (3.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Big Data
3 4 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) IDA Disassembler
1 5 (15.63%) OllyDbg
1 5 (15.63%) WinDbg
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Fiddler
3 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Administrator
2 8 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Security Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Junior
6 3 (9.38%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) AWS Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Backend Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Monitoring Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) Regular Expression
3 3 (9.38%) CSS
3 3 (9.38%) CSS3
3 3 (9.38%) HTML5
4 2 (6.25%) Ajax
4 2 (6.25%) jQuery
4 2 (6.25%) SAML
4 2 (6.25%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
5 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.13%) CGI
5 1 (3.13%) EDI
5 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
5 1 (3.13%) JSON
5 1 (3.13%) SGML
5 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.13%) VRML
5 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.63%) Blog
4 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 2 (6.25%) e-Learning
5 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (3.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Linux
2 16 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (18.75%) Unix
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.50%) FreeBSD
6 4 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Security
2 5 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (15.63%) Data Protection
2 5 (15.63%) DevOps
2 5 (15.63%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 5 (15.63%) Reverse Engineering
2 5 (15.63%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (15.63%) Workflow
3 4 (12.50%) DNA
3 4 (12.50%) Fault Management
3 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 4 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 4 (12.50%) Security Management
3 4 (12.50%) SIEM
3 4 (12.50%) Threat Management
3 4 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Python
2 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.88%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) Perl
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) C
5 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
5 5 (15.63%) C++
5 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
6 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 4 (12.50%) VBScript
7 2 (6.25%) PHP
8 1 (3.13%) C#
8 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) CCNP
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.63%) CCIE
3 5 (15.63%) CCNA
3 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) CCIE Security
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) Docker
3 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SCCM
1 4 (12.50%) SCOM
2 3 (9.38%) Ansible
2 3 (9.38%) Puppet
3 2 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.13%) Cacti
4 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.13%) Nagios
4 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Cisco
2 5 (15.63%) Palo Alto
2 5 (15.63%) Sophos
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) SonicWALL
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Capita
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) Mitel
5 1 (3.13%) ShoreTel