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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 175 185 193
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 2 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.057% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 1.57% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 4
Average salary £33,750 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £35,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
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
584 573 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.50% 14.54% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 465 447 529
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 2015.

SMTP Salary Histogram in Manchester

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Kaspersky
4 2 (33.33%) SIEM
4 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) Apple
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee
4 2 (33.33%) MSI
4 2 (33.33%) ARCserve
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SNMP
4 2 (33.33%) HP

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) GroupWise
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) SNMP
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) FTP
5 1 (16.67%) SSH
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) IPsec
5 1 (16.67%) Extranet
5 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
5 1 (16.67%) ICMP
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Business Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
1 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security Specialist
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Business One Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) ARCserve
2 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (16.67%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) Kaspersky
2 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) IronPort
Manchester, Lancashire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £50k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 6 days ago