The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 62 75 74
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.18% 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 1.20% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £16,200 - £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 83 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.92% 13.05% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 75 61 71
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,650 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SMTP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Merseyside

SMTP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds