The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 57 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.49% 2.16% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 9.09% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.16% +7.50%
SMTP
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 66 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 18.27% 23.74% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 66 58 58
Average salary £33,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SMTP
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Cheltenham

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 15 (93.75%) DHCP
1 15 (93.75%) FTP
1 15 (93.75%) LDAP
1 15 (93.75%) SSL
1 15 (93.75%) Telnet
2 14 (87.50%) HTTP
2 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 14 (87.50%) DNS
3 13 (81.25%) Windows
4 12 (75.00%) Linux
5 9 (56.25%) SIEM
6 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (50.00%) DV Cleared
6 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (50.00%) Cisco
6 8 (50.00%) Information Security
7 7 (43.75%) VMware
7 7 (43.75%) Juniper
7 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
7 7 (43.75%) Firewall
7 7 (43.75%) SQL
7 7 (43.75%) Snort
7 7 (43.75%) Wireshark
7 7 (43.75%) tcpdump
8 6 (37.50%) Cyber Security
8 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (37.50%) GCIA
9 5 (31.25%) GCIH
9 5 (31.25%) LogRhythm
9 5 (31.25%) Analytics

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) LDAP
1 15 (93.75%) DHCP
1 15 (93.75%) FTP
1 15 (93.75%) SSL
1 15 (93.75%) Telnet
2 14 (87.50%) HTTP
2 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 14 (87.50%) DNS
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) Wireshark
3 7 (43.75%) tcpdump
4 5 (31.25%) Network Security
4 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Lead Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) SIEM
2 8 (50.00%) Information Security
3 6 (37.50%) Cyber Security
4 5 (31.25%) Network Architecture
4 5 (31.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) GCIA
3 5 (31.25%) GCIH
4 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) CCNP
4 3 (18.75%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.25%) GIAC
5 1 (6.25%) VCP4
5 1 (6.25%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Snort
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Juniper
2 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) LogRhythm
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Dell