Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 West
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 298 238 293
Rank change year-on-year -60 +55 +15
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 51 94 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.47% 0.92% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.71% 5.95% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 72 51
South West median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% - -
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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,883 1,580 2,184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.46% 15.53% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,488 1,247 1,838
South West median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,200 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,050
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for SMTP in the South West

SMTP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for SMTP in the South West

SMTP
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Salary histogram for SMTP in the South West

SMTP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the South West 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
Wiltshire +5 39 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Gloucestershire +9 8 £67,500 +92.86%
Bristol -27 2 £32,500 -9.72% 1
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 West region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 47 (92.16%) Windows
2 43 (84.31%) DNS
3 40 (78.43%) TCP/IP
4 39 (76.47%) Linux
4 39 (76.47%) HTTP
4 39 (76.47%) SC Cleared
4 39 (76.47%) Security Cleared
5 37 (72.55%) DHCP
5 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
6 36 (70.59%) X.400
6 36 (70.59%) Firewall
7 34 (66.67%) FTP
8 32 (62.75%) CCNA
8 32 (62.75%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (60.78%) Analytical Skills
9 31 (60.78%) Problem-Solving
10 30 (58.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 30 (58.82%) Virtual Environments
10 30 (58.82%) CESG
10 30 (58.82%) Network Security
10 30 (58.82%) Infrastructure Management
10 30 (58.82%) Root Cause Analysis
10 30 (58.82%) vSphere
10 30 (58.82%) DMZ
10 30 (58.82%) HTTPS
10 30 (58.82%) CISSP
10 30 (58.82%) ITIL
11 18 (35.29%) DV Cleared
12 8 (15.69%) Windows Server
13 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange

SMTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (11.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
2 1 (1.96%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 43 (84.31%) DNS
2 40 (78.43%) TCP/IP
3 39 (76.47%) HTTP
4 37 (72.55%) DHCP
5 36 (70.59%) Firewall
5 36 (70.59%) X.400
6 34 (66.67%) FTP
7 30 (58.82%) DMZ
7 30 (58.82%) HTTPS
7 30 (58.82%) Network Security
8 6 (11.76%) Internet
8 6 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (5.88%) SNMP
9 3 (5.88%) SSL
9 3 (5.88%) tcpdump
9 3 (5.88%) Telnet
9 3 (5.88%) VLAN
9 3 (5.88%) Wireshark
10 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
10 2 (3.92%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) MySQL
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) GoCD
1 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
1 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Legal
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (60.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Network Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Incident Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Messaging Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Incident Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (3.92%) Security Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Architect
6 1 (1.96%) Consultant
6 1 (1.96%) Customer Support Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Head of Infrastructure
6 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Presales Consultant
6 1 (1.96%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) 802.1X
2 5 (9.80%) LDAP
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.96%) jQuery
3 1 (1.96%) Lucene
3 1 (1.96%) React
3 1 (1.96%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (60.78%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (58.82%) CESG
3 2 (3.92%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 47 (92.16%) Windows
2 39 (76.47%) Linux
3 8 (15.69%) Windows Server
4 6 (11.76%) Solaris
4 6 (11.76%) Windows 10
4 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) Problem-Solving
2 30 (58.82%) Infrastructure Management
2 30 (58.82%) ITIL
2 30 (58.82%) Root Cause Analysis
2 30 (58.82%) Virtual Environments
3 7 (13.73%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (11.76%) Behavioural Analysis
4 6 (11.76%) Forensic Analysis
4 6 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (7.84%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (7.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (5.88%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 3 (5.88%) SIEM
6 3 (5.88%) Threat Intelligence
7 2 (3.92%) Information Security
7 2 (3.92%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.92%) Presales
7 2 (3.92%) Project Management
7 2 (3.92%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) PHP
1 6 (11.76%) Python
2 5 (9.80%) SQL
3 4 (7.84%) C
3 4 (7.84%) C++
4 1 (1.96%) C#
4 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 39 (76.47%) SC Cleared
1 39 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 32 (62.75%) CCNA
2 32 (62.75%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (58.82%) CISSP
3 30 (58.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 18 (35.29%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.92%) CCNP
5 2 (3.92%) GIAC
6 1 (1.96%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (58.82%) vSphere
2 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.88%) Snort
4 2 (3.92%) Docker
4 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.92%) NFS
4 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (11.76%) SCCM
1 6 (11.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) McAfee
2 6 (11.76%) Symantec
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco
3 2 (3.92%) Mitel
3 2 (3.92%) ShoreTel
3 2 (3.92%) VMware