Period
to 19 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for S/MIME skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited S/MIME over the 6 months to 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (S/MIME)
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1176 1253 1289
Rank change year-on-year +77 +36 +20
Permanent jobs citing S/MIME 7 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.025% 0.033% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 7
UK median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £44,850 £36,000 £38,500
90th Percentile £61,500 £65,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% +11.11% +2.86%

S/MIME 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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 28222 33250 37701
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.95% 16.86% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22885 27561 30650
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

S/MIME
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing S/MIME as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for S/MIME in the UK

S/MIME
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing S/MIME.

Salary trend for S/MIME in the UK

S/MIME
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing S/MIME over the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for S/MIME in the UK

S/MIME
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing S/MIME within the UK over the 6 months to 19 August 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
England +79 6 £48,500 -3.00% 2
UK excluding London +73 6 £48,500 -3.00% 1
Midlands +33 5 £48,500 -
West Midlands +27 5 £48,500 -
London +26 1 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Scotland - 1 £43,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing S/MIME also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for S/MIME.

1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
1 6 (85.71%) Unified Communications
2 5 (71.43%) SMTP
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) IMAP
3 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Internal Audit
3 4 (57.14%) IT Audit
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (14.29%) CentOS
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (14.29%) Sendmail
6 1 (14.29%) NAS

S/MIME
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Unified Communications
2 5 (71.43%) IMAP
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 5 (71.43%) SMTP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) LDAP
4 1 (14.29%) NAS
4 1 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Email Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
3 4 (57.14%) Internal Audit
3 4 (57.14%) IT Audit
3 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Information Management
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Sendmail
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus
2 1 (14.29%) Proofpoint
2 1 (14.29%) VMware