The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 94 113 86
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 7 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.54% 0.70% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.66% 3.79% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 27
Average salary £47,750 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.25% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,550 £65,000 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,950 £72,250 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%
SMTP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
191 343 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.66% 18.50% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 144 281 255
Average salary £31,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SMTP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Cheshire

SMTP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +5 5 £50,500 -25.18%
SMTP
North West

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Intel Security
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (55.56%) Postfix
3 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Change Management
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Supplier Management
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Market Research
5 3 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) Symantec
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Route 53
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Broadband
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Product Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Messaging Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Supplier Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Market Research
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Postfix
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Intel Security
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) MobileIron
5 1 (11.11%) Sun
5 1 (11.11%) Trustwave