Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 276 252 301
Rank change year-on-year -24 +49 -2
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 59 85 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.58% 0.82% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 4.96% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 74 47
South West median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -21.05%
10th Percentile £33,000 £27,000 £32,800
90th Percentile £50,500 £45,875 £51,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +8.43%

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 1,905 1,714 2,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.63% 16.47% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,517 1,398 1,887
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £23,900 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,450 £57,875 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +9 40 £45,000 +12.50%
Gloucestershire +23 12 £48,750 +39.29% 2
Bristol -16 4 £40,500 +12.50%
Cornwall - 1 £25,000 -
SMTP
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 55 (93.22%) DNS
2 53 (89.83%) DHCP
3 52 (88.14%) TCP/IP
4 50 (84.75%) HTTP
5 48 (81.36%) FTP
6 46 (77.97%) SC Cleared
6 46 (77.97%) Security Cleared
7 42 (71.19%) Windows
8 39 (66.10%) Linux
8 39 (66.10%) Firewall
9 37 (62.71%) Microsoft
9 37 (62.71%) CCNA
9 37 (62.71%) Cisco Certification
10 36 (61.02%) ITIL
10 36 (61.02%) Network Security
10 36 (61.02%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (59.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 35 (59.32%) Virtual Environments
11 35 (59.32%) vSphere
11 35 (59.32%) Root Cause Analysis
11 35 (59.32%) Infrastructure Management
11 35 (59.32%) CESG
11 35 (59.32%) CISSP
11 35 (59.32%) DMZ
11 35 (59.32%) X.400
12 31 (52.54%) HTTPS
13 30 (50.85%) DV Cleared
14 13 (22.03%) SSL
14 13 (22.03%) LDAP
14 13 (22.03%) SQL

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 1 (1.69%) IIS
1 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.69%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.69%) GitHub
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 55 (93.22%) DNS
2 53 (89.83%) DHCP
3 52 (88.14%) TCP/IP
4 50 (84.75%) HTTP
5 48 (81.36%) FTP
6 39 (66.10%) Firewall
7 36 (61.02%) Network Security
8 35 (59.32%) DMZ
8 35 (59.32%) X.400
9 31 (52.54%) HTTPS
10 13 (22.03%) SSL
11 11 (18.64%) tcpdump
11 11 (18.64%) Telnet
11 11 (18.64%) Wireshark
12 4 (6.78%) MPLS
12 4 (6.78%) WAN
13 3 (5.08%) ADSL
13 3 (5.08%) SNMP
13 3 (5.08%) VLAN
13 3 (5.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) GoCD
1 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
1 1 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Legal
2 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (38.98%) Network Engineer
3 15 (25.42%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (22.03%) Analyst
4 13 (22.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (18.64%) Security Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Network Security Engineer
6 8 (13.56%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Azure Developer
7 2 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.39%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco Network Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (3.39%) Network Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Presales Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) LDAP
2 3 (5.08%) .NET
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.69%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.69%) jQuery
3 1 (1.69%) Lucene
3 1 (1.69%) React
3 1 (1.69%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 36 (61.02%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (59.32%) CESG
3 9 (15.25%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (71.19%) Windows
2 39 (66.10%) Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (61.02%) ITIL
2 35 (59.32%) Infrastructure Management
2 35 (59.32%) Root Cause Analysis
2 35 (59.32%) Virtual Environments
3 13 (22.03%) Threat Intelligence
4 12 (20.34%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 12 (20.34%) SIEM
5 9 (15.25%) Service Design
6 8 (13.56%) Information Security
6 8 (13.56%) Network Architecture
7 4 (6.78%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (3.39%) Presales
8 2 (3.39%) Project Management
9 1 (1.69%) Change Management
9 1 (1.69%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (1.69%) Malware Analysis
9 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.69%) Migration
9 1 (1.69%) Security Operations
9 1 (1.69%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) C#
3 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.69%) Perl
3 1 (1.69%) PHP
3 1 (1.69%) Python
3 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 46 (77.97%) SC Cleared
1 46 (77.97%) Security Cleared
2 37 (62.71%) CCNA
2 37 (62.71%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (59.32%) CISSP
3 35 (59.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 30 (50.85%) DV Cleared
5 8 (13.56%) GIAC
6 2 (3.39%) CCNP
6 2 (3.39%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (59.32%) vSphere
2 11 (18.64%) Snort
3 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.39%) Docker
4 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.39%) NFS
4 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 37 (62.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Cisco
3 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.39%) Mitel
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.69%) Palo Alto