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

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 298 258 259
Rank change year-on-year -40 +1 +14
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 36 81 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.35% 0.79% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 4.87% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 63 88
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +42.86% -20.00%
10th Percentile £19,250 £24,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £45,000 £52,500
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 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 1,734 1,664 2,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.69% 16.13% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,388 1,353 1,771
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,090 £57,500 £58,750
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 20 August 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 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
Wiltshire -25 15 £45,000 +12.50%
Bristol 0 10 £20,500 -43.06% 1
Gloucestershire +3 5 £67,500 +68.75% 1
Somerset - 5 £18,000 -
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 West region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 27 (75.00%) Windows
1 27 (75.00%) DNS
2 24 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 21 (58.33%) HTTP
4 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
5 16 (44.44%) Linux
6 15 (41.67%) Firewall
7 12 (33.33%) FTP
7 12 (33.33%) X.400
7 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (30.56%) DHCP
8 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (27.78%) HTML
9 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 10 (27.78%) Python
9 10 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (25.00%) HTTPS
11 8 (22.22%) VPN
12 7 (19.44%) Finance
13 6 (16.67%) CMS
13 6 (16.67%) Log4Net
13 6 (16.67%) MVC
13 6 (16.67%) CESG
13 6 (16.67%) Retail
13 6 (16.67%) DMZ
13 6 (16.67%) Internet
13 6 (16.67%) Symantec

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 (16.67%) CMS
1 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (75.00%) DNS
2 24 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 21 (58.33%) HTTP
4 15 (41.67%) Firewall
5 12 (33.33%) FTP
5 12 (33.33%) X.400
6 11 (30.56%) DHCP
7 9 (25.00%) HTTPS
8 8 (22.22%) VPN
9 6 (16.67%) DMZ
9 6 (16.67%) Internet
9 6 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (16.67%) Network Security
9 6 (16.67%) SSL
10 4 (11.11%) SNMP
11 3 (8.33%) IP Telephony
11 3 (8.33%) MPLS
11 3 (8.33%) SSH
11 3 (8.33%) Telnet
11 3 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
1 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Log4Net
1 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (16.67%) Analyst
1 6 (16.67%) Backend Developer
1 6 (16.67%) Developer
1 6 (16.67%) Graduate
1 6 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
1 6 (16.67%) Incident Analyst
1 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (16.67%) Junior
1 6 (16.67%) Junior Backend Developer
1 6 (16.67%) Junior Developer
1 6 (16.67%) Messaging Engineer
1 6 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 6 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (16.67%) Senior Incident Analyst
2 4 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) IT Support
2 4 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 6 (16.67%) 802.1X
2 6 (16.67%) Ajax
2 6 (16.67%) JSON
2 6 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (11.11%) CSS
3 4 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) CESG
2 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 5 (13.89%) Driving Licence
3 5 (13.89%) iPad
3 5 (13.89%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Linux
3 6 (16.67%) Solaris
3 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.89%) Mac OS X
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
3 6 (16.67%) Behavioural Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 6 (16.67%) Forensic Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (16.67%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 6 (16.67%) MVC
3 6 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 4 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
1 10 (27.78%) Python
2 6 (16.67%) C#
2 6 (16.67%) PHP
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.11%) C
3 4 (11.11%) C++
3 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) CCNA
2 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.67%) CISSP
2 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (16.67%) SCCM
1 6 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) McAfee
2 6 (16.67%) Sitecore
2 6 (16.67%) Symantec
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.11%) Splunk
4 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco