The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 178 186 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.048% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
583 701 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.25% 16.81% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 458 565 561
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMTP
North West

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 16 April 2014.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Manchester

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 32 (100.00%) DNS
2 26 (81.25%) Cisco
3 22 (68.75%) TCP/IP
4 21 (65.63%) Firewall
4 21 (65.63%) Load Balancing
5 19 (59.38%) SSL
6 18 (56.25%) Finance
7 17 (53.13%) Internet
7 17 (53.13%) HP
7 17 (53.13%) LAN
7 17 (53.13%) WAN
8 16 (50.00%) LDAP
8 16 (50.00%) SOAP
8 16 (50.00%) Windows
8 16 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
8 16 (50.00%) Juniper
8 16 (50.00%) HTTP
8 16 (50.00%) BGP
8 16 (50.00%) OSPF
8 16 (50.00%) EIGRP
8 16 (50.00%) IGRP
8 16 (50.00%) TACACS
8 16 (50.00%) WebSphere
8 16 (50.00%) Network Design
8 16 (50.00%) HP NNM
8 16 (50.00%) Network Management
8 16 (50.00%) F5
8 16 (50.00%) Capacity Management
9 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (43.75%) Microsoft

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 16 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (37.50%) IIS
3 10 (31.25%) Apache
4 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.25%) Lync
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.13%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) DNS
2 22 (68.75%) TCP/IP
3 21 (65.63%) Firewall
4 19 (59.38%) SSL
5 17 (53.13%) Internet
5 17 (53.13%) LAN
5 17 (53.13%) WAN
6 16 (50.00%) LDAP
6 16 (50.00%) HTTP
6 16 (50.00%) BGP
6 16 (50.00%) OSPF
6 16 (50.00%) EIGRP
6 16 (50.00%) IGRP
6 16 (50.00%) TACACS
7 10 (31.25%) FTP
8 9 (28.13%) DHCP
9 7 (21.88%) VLAN
10 5 (15.63%) VPN
11 3 (9.38%) SAN
11 3 (9.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 7
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 15 (46.88%) Firewall Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Platform Architect
3 10 (31.25%) Architect
4 7 (21.88%) IT Architect
5 5 (15.63%) Platform Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Management Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) IT Support
8 1 (3.13%) Computer Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) SOAP
2 6 (18.75%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Clustering
1 2 (6.25%) iPad
1 2 (6.25%) iPhone
1 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.25%) Android
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Phone
7 1 (3.13%) AIX
7 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.13%) Windows NT
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Load Balancing
2 16 (50.00%) Network Design
2 16 (50.00%) Network Management
2 16 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 10 (31.25%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) MCP
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) MCITP
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Hyper-V
2 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.25%) Postfix
5 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
1 16 (50.00%) HP NNM
2 2 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.13%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.13%) SCSM
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 17 (53.13%) HP
3 16 (50.00%) Juniper
3 16 (50.00%) F5
4 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 10 (31.25%) VMware
6 6 (18.75%) Citrix
7 2 (6.25%) IronPort
7 2 (6.25%) Symantec
8 1 (3.13%) Lotus
8 1 (3.13%) Apple
8 1 (3.13%) SAP
8 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds