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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 54 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 4 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.89% 3.68% 3.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.80% 18.87% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 8
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +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
69 53 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 15.40% 19.49% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 62 44 57
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
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 29 January 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 16 (94.12%) FTP
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) LDAP
3 14 (82.35%) SSL
3 14 (82.35%) DHCP
3 14 (82.35%) Telnet
4 13 (76.47%) HTTP
4 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
4 13 (76.47%) DNS
5 12 (70.59%) Linux
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco
6 8 (47.06%) Information Security
6 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
6 8 (47.06%) DV Cleared
6 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
6 8 (47.06%) SIEM
7 7 (41.18%) VMware
7 7 (41.18%) Firewall
7 7 (41.18%) Juniper
7 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
8 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (35.29%) Snort
8 6 (35.29%) Wireshark
8 6 (35.29%) tcpdump
8 6 (35.29%) Cyber Security
9 5 (29.41%) Network Architecture
9 5 (29.41%) Analytics
9 5 (29.41%) LogRhythm
9 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) FTP
2 14 (82.35%) LDAP
2 14 (82.35%) SSL
2 14 (82.35%) DHCP
2 14 (82.35%) Telnet
3 13 (76.47%) HTTP
3 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
3 13 (76.47%) DNS
4 7 (41.18%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) Wireshark
5 6 (35.29%) tcpdump
6 5 (29.41%) Network Security
6 5 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Lead Network Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) XML
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Information Security
1 8 (47.06%) SIEM
2 6 (35.29%) Cyber Security
3 5 (29.41%) Network Architecture
3 5 (29.41%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) XQuery
2 2 (11.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) DV Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (29.41%) GCIA
3 5 (29.41%) GCIH
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) CCNP
4 3 (17.65%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) GIAC
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Snort
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Juniper
2 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
3 5 (29.41%) LogRhythm
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Dell