Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
England > South West
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 265 256
Rank change year-on-year -35 -9 +22
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 24 61 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.24% 0.59% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 3.40% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 52 91
South West median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +38.46% -13.33%
10th Percentile £18,875 £32,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% +12.50% -11.11%

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 1,577 1,794 1,989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.49% 17.35% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,246 1,482 1,625
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 13 November 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 13 November 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
Bristol +19 10 £20,500 -47.10% 1
Wiltshire -30 8 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Somerset - 5 £18,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +4 1 £67,500 +50.00% 2
SMTP
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 19 (79.17%) DNS
2 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 11 (45.83%) HTTP
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 9 (37.50%) VPN
6 8 (33.33%) Linux
6 8 (33.33%) Finance
7 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
8 6 (25.00%) SSL
8 6 (25.00%) CMS
8 6 (25.00%) Log4Net
8 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (25.00%) FTP
8 6 (25.00%) C#
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) .NET
8 6 (25.00%) MySQL
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (25.00%) MVC
8 6 (25.00%) Retail
8 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (25.00%) Degree
8 6 (25.00%) JSON
8 6 (25.00%) Umbraco
8 6 (25.00%) Ajax

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 6 (25.00%) CMS
1 6 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (25.00%) Umbraco
2 4 (16.67%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) DNS
2 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 11 (45.83%) HTTP
4 9 (37.50%) VPN
5 6 (25.00%) FTP
5 6 (25.00%) SSL
6 5 (20.83%) DHCP
6 5 (20.83%) Firewall
7 4 (16.67%) HTTPS
7 4 (16.67%) IP Telephony
7 4 (16.67%) MPLS
7 4 (16.67%) SNMP
7 4 (16.67%) SSH
7 4 (16.67%) Telnet
7 4 (16.67%) WAN
8 1 (4.17%) Internet
8 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (4.17%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
1 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Log4Net
1 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Backend Developer
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
1 6 (25.00%) Graduate
1 6 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
1 6 (25.00%) Junior
1 6 (25.00%) Junior Backend Developer
1 6 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 4 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) IT Support
2 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Splunk Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (25.00%) Ajax
2 6 (25.00%) JSON
2 6 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (20.83%) Driving Licence
2 5 (20.83%) iPad
2 5 (20.83%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Mac OS X
4 4 (16.67%) Solaris
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Unix
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (25.00%) MVC
1 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Behavioural Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Forensic Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.50%) RHCE
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Postfix
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (12.50%) Netcool
3 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco
3 4 (16.67%) Splunk
3 4 (16.67%) Symantec
4 3 (12.50%) CyberArk
4 3 (12.50%) Infoblox
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (12.50%) Veritas
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) McAfee