The first table below looks at the demand for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 59 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.42% 0.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £37,123 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,305 £35,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.53% -4.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 117 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.06% 23.78% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 44 107 56
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMTP
North West

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SMTP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Lancashire

SMTP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Lancashire 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
Preston - 2 £37,123 -
SMTP
North West

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Local Government
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) Squid
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Varnish
1 5 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (100.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Squid
1 5 (100.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat