The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.71% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.87% +6.66%
SMTP
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 44 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.18% 16.42% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 17
Average salary £36,250 £38,500 £52,858
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.84% -27.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £100,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SMTP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Chester

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft