Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 272 258 285
Rank change year-on-year -14 +27 -9
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 61 88 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.59% 0.81% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.37% 4.41% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 50 89 77
South West median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 1809 1997 2239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.50% 18.41% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1641 1962
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,675
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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +15 33 £45,000 -10.00%
Gloucestershire +32 20 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Bristol -52 3 £42,500 +84.78%
Cornwall -2 1 £25,000 -
SMTP
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 58 (95.08%) DNS
2 54 (88.52%) TCP/IP
3 53 (86.89%) HTTP
4 51 (83.61%) DHCP
5 42 (68.85%) FTP
6 41 (67.21%) SC Cleared
6 41 (67.21%) Security Cleared
7 39 (63.93%) DV Cleared
8 35 (57.38%) Firewall
9 33 (54.10%) Windows
10 31 (50.82%) ITIL
10 31 (50.82%) CCNA
10 31 (50.82%) Cisco Certification
11 30 (49.18%) X.400
11 30 (49.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 30 (49.18%) Analytical Skills
11 30 (49.18%) CESG
12 29 (47.54%) CISSP
13 25 (40.98%) Network Security
14 24 (39.34%) Linux
15 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
16 22 (36.07%) vSphere
16 22 (36.07%) Root Cause Analysis
16 22 (36.07%) Infrastructure Management
16 22 (36.07%) DMZ
16 22 (36.07%) Virtual Environments
17 20 (32.79%) SIEM
18 19 (31.15%) Threat Intelligence
19 18 (29.51%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
20 16 (26.23%) Information Security

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 4 (6.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (95.08%) DNS
2 54 (88.52%) TCP/IP
3 53 (86.89%) HTTP
4 51 (83.61%) DHCP
5 42 (68.85%) FTP
6 35 (57.38%) Firewall
7 30 (49.18%) X.400
8 25 (40.98%) Network Security
9 22 (36.07%) DMZ
10 15 (24.59%) SSL
11 12 (19.67%) Telnet
12 11 (18.03%) LDAP
12 11 (18.03%) tcpdump
12 11 (18.03%) Wireshark
13 8 (13.11%) Internet
14 5 (8.20%) HTTPS
15 3 (4.92%) IP Telephony
15 3 (4.92%) MPLS
15 3 (4.92%) VPN
15 3 (4.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.56%) NCover
1 4 (6.56%) NUnit
1 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Analyst
2 25 (40.98%) Network Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) Network Security Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) Security Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) Security Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) SIEM Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Developer
7 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.20%) SOC Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Incident Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Network Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Incident Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.28%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (3.28%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Network Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) .NET
2 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (6.56%) CSS
2 4 (6.56%) CSS3
2 4 (6.56%) HTML
2 4 (6.56%) HTML5
2 4 (6.56%) jQuery
2 4 (6.56%) JSON
2 4 (6.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (49.18%) Analytical Skills
1 30 (49.18%) CESG
2 10 (16.39%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (54.10%) Windows
2 24 (39.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) ITIL
2 22 (36.07%) Infrastructure Management
2 22 (36.07%) Root Cause Analysis
2 22 (36.07%) Virtual Environments
3 20 (32.79%) SIEM
4 19 (31.15%) Threat Intelligence
5 18 (29.51%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 16 (26.23%) Information Security
7 10 (16.39%) Service Design
8 9 (14.75%) Network Architecture
9 8 (13.11%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (13.11%) Proactive Monitoring
9 8 (13.11%) Security Monitoring
10 7 (11.48%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (11.48%) Malware Analysis
10 7 (11.48%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (8.20%) Forensic Analysis
11 5 (8.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 4 (6.56%) Threat Detection
12 4 (6.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) SQL
2 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
2 7 (11.48%) Perl
2 7 (11.48%) PHP
2 7 (11.48%) Python
3 6 (9.84%) C#
4 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (67.21%) SC Cleared
1 41 (67.21%) Security Cleared
2 39 (63.93%) DV Cleared
3 31 (50.82%) CCNA
3 31 (50.82%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (49.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 29 (47.54%) CISSP
6 9 (14.75%) GIAC
7 8 (13.11%) CISMP
7 8 (13.11%) MCSA
7 8 (13.11%) MCSE
7 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.64%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (36.07%) vSphere
2 11 (18.03%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) ArcSight
3 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco
4 2 (3.28%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.64%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.64%) WatchGuard