The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 117 108 137
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +29
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 6 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.33% 0.47% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 2.93% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +88.88%
UK excluding London average salary £41,305 £35,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.53% -4.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
295 273 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.35% 15.93% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 232 204 293
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMTP
North West

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 30 July 2014. 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 - 4 £52,500 -
Runcorn - 1 - -
SMTP
North West

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) DNS
2 14 (87.50%) Finance
3 12 (75.00%) Load Balancing
3 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (56.25%) LDAP
4 9 (56.25%) HP
4 9 (56.25%) Network Management
5 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (50.00%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
6 7 (43.75%) IGRP
6 7 (43.75%) TACACS
6 7 (43.75%) Network Design
6 7 (43.75%) HP NNM
6 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
6 7 (43.75%) CiscoWorks
6 7 (43.75%) Juniper
6 7 (43.75%) SSL
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco
6 7 (43.75%) OSPF
6 7 (43.75%) Internet
6 7 (43.75%) BGP
6 7 (43.75%) LAN
6 7 (43.75%) WAN
6 7 (43.75%) HTTP
6 7 (43.75%) SOAP
6 7 (43.75%) F5
6 7 (43.75%) Capacity Management
7 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.25%) Lync
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) DNS
2 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (56.25%) LDAP
4 8 (50.00%) Firewall
5 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
5 7 (43.75%) IGRP
5 7 (43.75%) TACACS
5 7 (43.75%) SSL
5 7 (43.75%) OSPF
5 7 (43.75%) Internet
5 7 (43.75%) BGP
5 7 (43.75%) LAN
5 7 (43.75%) WAN
5 7 (43.75%) HTTP
6 5 (31.25%) SAN
6 5 (31.25%) NAS
7 2 (12.50%) SNMP
8 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Messaging Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) SOAP
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (56.25%) Network Management
3 7 (43.75%) Network Design
3 7 (43.75%) Capacity Management
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
4 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
4 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Perl
1 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) Python
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) HP NNM
1 7 (43.75%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (31.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.25%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) HP
2 7 (43.75%) Juniper
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) F5
3 5 (31.25%) Symantec
3 5 (31.25%) McAfee
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Trend Micro
5 1 (6.25%) IronPort
5 1 (6.25%) Sophos
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