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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
England / South West
Rank 198 241 231
Rank change year-on-year +43 -10  
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 40 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.79% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.06% 1.04% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 11
Median salary £36,000 £50,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.00% +44.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88%  

SMTP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 790 1158 989
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.53% 19.70% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 600 972 847
Median salary £36,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.86% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,203
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing SMTP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +24 11 £45,000 +20.00%
Gloucestershire +4 10 £35,000 -30.00%
Bristol +11 9 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Devon - 5 £27,500 -
Cornwall - 2 £25,000 -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing SMTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 55 (69.62%) Windows
2 48 (60.76%) TCP/IP
3 44 (55.70%) HTTP
4 42 (53.16%) Security Cleared
5 40 (50.63%) DV Cleared
6 39 (49.37%) ITIL
7 36 (45.57%) DNS
8 35 (44.30%) Firewall
9 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
10 32 (40.51%) MS Exchange
10 32 (40.51%) X.400
10 32 (40.51%) Exchange Server 2010
10 32 (40.51%) Infrastructure Management
11 29 (36.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 29 (36.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 29 (36.71%) Exchange Server 2007
11 29 (36.71%) Cisco
12 28 (35.44%) DHCP
12 28 (35.44%) FTP
13 25 (31.65%) Exchange Server 2013
14 23 (29.11%) SC Cleared
15 22 (27.85%) VPN
15 22 (27.85%) Telnet
15 22 (27.85%) WAN
16 21 (26.58%) MS Excel
17 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
18 19 (24.05%) SQL
18 19 (24.05%) Windows Server
19 18 (22.78%) Network Architecture
19 18 (22.78%) Analytical Skills

SMTP
Top Related 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 32 (40.51%) Exchange Server 2010
1 32 (40.51%) MS Exchange
2 29 (36.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 25 (31.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.33%) Apache
4 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.80%) IIS
6 3 (3.80%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (26.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (60.76%) TCP/IP
2 44 (55.70%) HTTP
3 36 (45.57%) DNS
4 35 (44.30%) Firewall
5 32 (40.51%) X.400
6 28 (35.44%) DHCP
6 28 (35.44%) FTP
7 22 (27.85%) Telnet
7 22 (27.85%) VPN
7 22 (27.85%) WAN
8 17 (21.52%) Network Security
8 17 (21.52%) NNTP
8 17 (21.52%) X.500
9 15 (18.99%) DMZ
9 15 (18.99%) HTTPS
9 15 (18.99%) SSL
10 13 (16.46%) SSH
11 12 (15.19%) IMAP
11 12 (15.19%) IP Telephony
11 12 (15.19%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) MySQL
1 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.27%) CouchDB
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.27%) NCover
2 1 (1.27%) NUnit
2 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.86%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Network Engineer
2 20 (25.32%) Support Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) Security Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) Analyst
4 10 (12.66%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Field Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) SOC Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Active Directory Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Exchange Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) IT Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Messaging Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Network Support
8 4 (5.06%) Server Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Consultant
9 3 (3.80%) Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.78%) XML
2 8 (10.13%) MAPI
3 3 (3.80%) CSS
3 3 (3.80%) HTML
4 2 (2.53%) Ajax
4 2 (2.53%) Doctrine
4 2 (2.53%) jQuery
4 2 (2.53%) Symfony
5 1 (1.27%) .NET
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.27%) CSS3
5 1 (1.27%) HTML5
5 1 (1.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.99%) CESG
3 8 (10.13%) Driving Licence
3 8 (10.13%) EPoS
3 8 (10.13%) iPad
4 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.06%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.06%) Clustering
5 4 (5.06%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.27%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 55 (69.62%) Windows
2 29 (36.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 29 (36.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (24.05%) Windows Server
4 14 (17.72%) Linux
5 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (49.37%) ITIL
2 32 (40.51%) Infrastructure Management
3 18 (22.78%) Network Architecture
4 13 (16.46%) SIEM
5 10 (12.66%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (12.66%) Virtual Environments
6 7 (8.86%) Information Security
7 6 (7.59%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (7.59%) High Availability
8 5 (6.33%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (6.33%) Protective Monitoring
8 5 (6.33%) Security Monitoring
9 4 (5.06%) Data Management
9 4 (5.06%) Load Balancing
9 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.06%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.06%) Service Design
9 4 (5.06%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
2 19 (24.05%) SQL
3 17 (21.52%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.06%) Python
5 3 (3.80%) Ruby
6 2 (2.53%) Java
6 2 (2.53%) PHP
7 1 (1.27%) C#
7 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (53.16%) Security Cleared
2 40 (50.63%) DV Cleared
3 23 (29.11%) SC Cleared
4 17 (21.52%) CCNA
4 17 (21.52%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (18.99%) CISSP
5 15 (18.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (6.33%) CEH
6 5 (6.33%) MCSA
6 5 (6.33%) MCSE
6 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.06%) GIAC
8 2 (2.53%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (21.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.66%) Snort
2 10 (12.66%) vSphere
3 8 (10.13%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) SCOM
2 4 (5.06%) HP SIM
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (5.06%) OpenView
3 3 (3.80%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.80%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.80%) SCCM
3 3 (3.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.53%) Puppet
4 2 (2.53%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
2 29 (36.71%) Cisco
3 15 (18.99%) VMware
4 8 (10.13%) NetApp
5 4 (5.06%) HP
6 3 (3.80%) IronPort
6 3 (3.80%) RightFax
6 3 (3.80%) Symantec
7 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.53%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.27%) FireEye
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