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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - 95 101
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.01% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -6.97%
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
118 166 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.26% 11.99% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 80 92 118
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,895
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
1 2 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Munin
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace