The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - - 110
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
SMTP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
416 354 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.99% 16.74% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 328 324 277
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) NFS
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) NCDA
2 3 (75.00%) NCIE
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
3 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (25.00%) Draytek
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Storage Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Storage Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) NCDA
1 3 (75.00%) NCIE
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (25.00%) Draytek
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft