The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 171 153 151
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 3 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.083% 0.69% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 4.04% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 6
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
SMTP
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
660 643 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.36% 17.00% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 530 505 379
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SMTP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Leeds

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Snort
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) Telnet
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Telnet
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Operations Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) F5