The first table below looks at the demand for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 109 117 96
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 0.058% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.24% 0.31% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
268 323 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.77% 18.57% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 238 259 216
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMTP
West Midlands

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SMTP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the Birmingham region.

SMTP Salary Trend in Birmingham

SMTP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SMTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMTP.

1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) MCP
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 2 (28.57%) FTP
5 2 (28.57%) HTTP
5 2 (28.57%) NFS
5 2 (28.57%) SNMP

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SMTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
4 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
4 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Management Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Implementation Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Implementation Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Storage Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) iPhone
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCP
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) MCITP
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) NCDA
2 2 (28.57%) NCIE
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) NFS
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
1 2 (28.57%) SCSM
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
1 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) NETGEAR
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 1 (14.29%) Draytek
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