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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 177 161 186
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 3 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.077% 0.53% 0.100%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 3.94% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 3
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +76.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £44,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £50,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
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
617 508 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.75% 13.44% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 494 435 526
Average salary £35,000 £40,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +16.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £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 2 March 2015.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Manchester

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 21 (95.45%) DNS
2 18 (81.82%) .NET
3 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 14 (63.64%) Internet
4 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 11 (50.00%) Windows
5 11 (50.00%) Firewall
6 10 (45.45%) IIS
6 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
6 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 10 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (45.45%) SaaS
7 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
7 9 (40.91%) ITIL
7 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (40.91%) Symantec
7 9 (40.91%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
9 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (31.82%) IronPort
9 7 (31.82%) NAS
9 7 (31.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (31.82%) Clustering
9 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
9 7 (31.82%) SAN
9 7 (31.82%) Migration
9 7 (31.82%) VB.NET

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 10 (45.45%) IIS
1 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) GroupWise
3 1 (4.55%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (45.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) DNS
2 14 (63.64%) Internet
3 11 (50.00%) Firewall
4 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
5 7 (31.82%) SAN
5 7 (31.82%) NAS
6 2 (9.09%) SNMP
7 1 (4.55%) SSH
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
7 1 (4.55%) IPstream
7 1 (4.55%) VPN
7 1 (4.55%) SSL
7 1 (4.55%) ADSL
7 1 (4.55%) Broadband
7 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.55%) FTP
7 1 (4.55%) RIP
7 1 (4.55%) Extranet
7 1 (4.55%) MPLS
7 1 (4.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
1 10 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Team Leader
2 3 (13.64%) Messaging Specialist
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Specialist
2 3 (13.64%) Email Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Business Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Business Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Business One Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Change Management
3 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
3 7 (31.82%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (31.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 2 (9.09%) SCCM
3 2 (9.09%) ARCserve
3 2 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (4.55%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Symantec
2 7 (31.82%) IronPort
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) McAfee
4 2 (9.09%) Kaspersky
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) BT
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Redback
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) Lotus
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
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FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + on-call payments + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health, Life
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Health
Posted: Yesterday
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago