The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 167 181 178
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 20 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.050% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.44% 0.34% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 1
Average salary £39,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SMTP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
581 580 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.15% 14.47% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 504 513 431
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SMTP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Manchester

SMTP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Manchester

SMTP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Altrincham - 2 £45,000 -
Bury - 2 £19,000 -
SMTP
North West

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 30 (100.00%) DNS
2 21 (70.00%) Firewall
3 19 (63.33%) .NET
4 18 (60.00%) Internet
5 17 (56.67%) SQL
6 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 14 (46.67%) JMeter
6 14 (46.67%) Load Testing
6 14 (46.67%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (46.67%) SaaS
7 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 11 (36.67%) Windows
9 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
9 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
10 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
10 7 (23.33%) DHCP
10 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
10 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (20.00%) ITIL
11 6 (20.00%) Perl
11 6 (20.00%) VPN
11 6 (20.00%) MPLS
12 5 (16.67%) Cisco
12 5 (16.67%) HTML
12 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 5 (16.67%) MySQL
12 5 (16.67%) Linux
12 5 (16.67%) CSS
12 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.00%) Lync
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Amazon EC2
1 14 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (46.67%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) DNS
2 21 (70.00%) Firewall
3 18 (60.00%) Internet
4 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 7 (23.33%) DHCP
6 6 (20.00%) VPN
6 6 (20.00%) MPLS
7 4 (13.33%) SNMP
7 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
8 3 (10.00%) Unified Communications
8 3 (10.00%) NAS
8 3 (10.00%) SAN
8 3 (10.00%) OSPF
8 3 (10.00%) BGP
8 3 (10.00%) ICMP
8 3 (10.00%) HTTP
8 3 (10.00%) Kerberos
8 3 (10.00%) RIP
8 3 (10.00%) ADSL
8 3 (10.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) JMeter
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Developer
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Communications Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Communications Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.67%) REST
3 2 (6.67%) HTML5
3 2 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Clustering
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) CMDB
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) CentOS
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
7 1 (3.33%) Android
7 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Load Testing
2 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Workflow
6 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.67%) CRM
7 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Perl
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) MCSE
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (13.33%) MCITP
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) MCTS
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) KVM
2 3 (10.00%) Samba
2 3 (10.00%) Squid
2 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (10.00%) NFS
3 1 (3.33%) UAG
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.33%) SCSM
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.00%) Symantec
3 3 (10.00%) McAfee
4 2 (6.67%) Siemens
4 2 (6.67%) Juniper
4 2 (6.67%) Polycom
4 2 (6.67%) Zend
4 2 (6.67%) Mitel
4 2 (6.67%) BT
5 1 (3.33%) Apple