Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 513 455 367
Rank change year-on-year -58 -88 -36
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 29 93 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.098% 0.32% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 1.73% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 28 66 217
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £42,125 £26,875 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,650 £78,750 £58,000
England median annual salary £47,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.11% +12.50% -5.88%

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 4,796 5,368 7,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.18% 18.45% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3,775 4,313 6,301
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +2.35%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,650 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
East Sussex -6 15 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Thames Valley -3 8 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Berkshire -22 4 £68,000 +43.16% 1
Hampshire -32 4 £51,250 +10.22% 6
Buckinghamshire - 4 £47,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £72,500 -
Isle of Wight - 1 £35,250 - 1
SMTP
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (72.41%) Firewall
2 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Linux
3 16 (55.17%) WAN
3 16 (55.17%) Cisco
3 16 (55.17%) Windows Server
4 15 (51.72%) BGP
5 14 (48.28%) MPLS
5 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (48.28%) CCIE
5 14 (48.28%) Data Centre
5 14 (48.28%) Palo Alto
6 13 (44.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 13 (44.83%) CCNP
6 13 (44.83%) CCNA
6 13 (44.83%) L2TP
6 13 (44.83%) FreeBSD
6 13 (44.83%) DNA
6 13 (44.83%) SonicWALL
7 10 (34.48%) HTTP
8 8 (27.59%) DNS
9 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
9 7 (24.14%) VPN
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
9 7 (24.14%) VLAN
10 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
11 5 (17.24%) SQL
11 5 (17.24%) Web Services
11 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
11 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) IIS
1 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 16 (55.17%) WAN
3 15 (51.72%) BGP
4 14 (48.28%) MPLS
5 13 (44.83%) L2TP
6 10 (34.48%) HTTP
7 8 (27.59%) DNS
8 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
8 7 (24.14%) VLAN
8 7 (24.14%) VPN
9 5 (17.24%) IMAP
10 4 (13.79%) Internet
11 3 (10.34%) LAN
11 3 (10.34%) Network Security
11 3 (10.34%) SSH
12 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (6.90%) FTP
12 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
13 1 (3.45%) DMZ
13 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) InstallShield
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Network Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Security Administrator
5 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) AWS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) e-Learning Developer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services
2 4 (13.79%) Ajax
2 4 (13.79%) CSS
2 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) jQuery
3 3 (10.34%) .NET
3 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
3 3 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (10.34%) LINQ
3 3 (10.34%) LINQ to SQL
3 3 (10.34%) RequireJS
3 3 (10.34%) WCF
3 3 (10.34%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) SAML
5 1 (3.45%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.90%) e-Learning
3 2 (6.90%) W3C
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server
3 13 (44.83%) FreeBSD
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) DNA
1 13 (44.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (17.24%) SIEM
2 5 (17.24%) Threat Management
3 4 (13.79%) MVC
3 4 (13.79%) Patch Management
3 4 (13.79%) Security Management
3 4 (13.79%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Network Design
4 2 (6.90%) Open Source
4 2 (6.90%) Presales
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) SDLC
5 1 (3.45%) High Availability
5 1 (3.45%) Server Management
5 1 (3.45%) Threat Detection
5 1 (3.45%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) CCIE
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (44.83%) CCNA
2 13 (44.83%) CCNP
3 5 (17.24%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.45%) COBIT
4 1 (3.45%) GDPR
4 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.45%) QRadar
2 1 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) Palo Alto
3 13 (44.83%) SonicWALL
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) F5
5 2 (6.90%) Juniper
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) VMware
6 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.45%) Google
6 1 (3.45%) Ivanti
6 1 (3.45%) Splunk
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec