The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 102 102 94
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.37% 0.085%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.99% 3.16% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +48.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
SMTP
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
151 158 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.03% 11.58% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 84 102 104
Average salary £35,000 £37,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% -12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £53,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SMTP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SMTP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 14 (87.50%) C#
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 14 (87.50%) ITIL
4 12 (75.00%) SQL
4 12 (75.00%) HTTP
4 12 (75.00%) PowerShell
5 11 (68.75%) FTP
5 11 (68.75%) HTML
5 11 (68.75%) HTTPS
6 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
7 7 (43.75%) DNS
7 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
7 7 (43.75%) CMS
8 6 (37.50%) Finance
9 5 (31.25%) Change Management
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (18.75%) SCCM
10 3 (18.75%) SCOM
10 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
10 3 (18.75%) OpenView
10 3 (18.75%) HP
10 3 (18.75%) SNMP
10 3 (18.75%) Python
10 3 (18.75%) Java

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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%) CMS
1 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Mule
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) HTTP
2 11 (68.75%) HTTPS
2 11 (68.75%) FTP
3 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
4 7 (43.75%) DNS
5 3 (18.75%) SNMP
6 1 (6.25%) LDAP
6 1 (6.25%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) SSL
6 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Support Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Applications Support
2 6 (37.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) IT Support
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (6.25%) Java EE
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
2 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Fault Management
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (18.75%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) C
4 2 (12.50%) VBScript
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) Lua
4 2 (12.50%) Erlang
4 2 (12.50%) Smalltalk
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
1 3 (18.75%) SCOM
1 3 (18.75%) OpenView
2 1 (6.25%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Lotus
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter
3 1 (6.25%) Rackspace