The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 231 201 253
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +52
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 20 42 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.64% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 4.49% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 7
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.16% +7.50%
SMTP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1119 935 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.09% 14.34% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 904 785 1008
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SMTP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SMTP Salary Trend in the North West

SMTP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SMTP Salary Histogram in the North West

SMTP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Cheshire -15 13 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Manchester -18 3 £42,500 -3.40% 1
Merseyside - 2 £19,000 -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 49 (87.50%) DNS
2 42 (75.00%) Windows
3 38 (67.86%) MS Exchange
3 38 (67.86%) Active Directory
3 38 (67.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (66.07%) TCP/IP
4 37 (66.07%) .NET
5 36 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (57.14%) IIS
7 31 (55.36%) PowerShell
8 30 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2013
9 29 (51.79%) ITIL
9 29 (51.79%) SAN
9 29 (51.79%) Exchange Server 2007
10 28 (50.00%) Migration
11 27 (48.21%) Clustering
11 27 (48.21%) Symantec
11 27 (48.21%) Norton AntiVirus
12 26 (46.43%) IronPort
13 25 (44.64%) Load Balancing
13 25 (44.64%) VB.NET
13 25 (44.64%) Perl
13 25 (44.64%) NAS
14 24 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 19 (33.93%) Internet
16 18 (32.14%) Finance
17 17 (30.36%) SQL
17 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
18 14 (25.00%) Firewall
19 10 (17.86%) Amazon EC2

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 38 (67.86%) MS Exchange
2 32 (57.14%) IIS
3 30 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (51.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
6 4 (7.14%) Lync
6 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.79%) JBoss
7 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.79%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.79%) Apache
7 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.79%) GroupWise
7 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.79%) CMS
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (17.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (87.50%) DNS
2 37 (66.07%) TCP/IP
3 29 (51.79%) SAN
4 25 (44.64%) NAS
5 19 (33.93%) Internet
6 14 (25.00%) Firewall
7 7 (12.50%) DHCP
8 4 (7.14%) VPN
9 3 (5.36%) Ethernet
9 3 (5.36%) ADSL
10 2 (3.57%) ISDN
10 2 (3.57%) FTP
10 2 (3.57%) RIP
10 2 (3.57%) SNMP
10 2 (3.57%) PSTN
10 2 (3.57%) SSL
10 2 (3.57%) ICMP
10 2 (3.57%) OSPF
10 2 (3.57%) BGP
10 2 (3.57%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MSI
2 1 (1.79%) JMeter
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (17.86%) Developer
1 10 (17.86%) .NET Developer
2 7 (12.50%) Consultant
2 7 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Messaging Specialist
3 6 (10.71%) Exchange Specialist
4 5 (8.93%) Email Specialist
5 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) IT Support
7 2 (3.57%) Exchange Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Messaging Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (66.07%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) COM
2 2 (3.57%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (48.21%) Clustering
2 4 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (75.00%) Windows
2 38 (67.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.71%) Windows XP
5 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.36%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.57%) Linux
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) ITIL
2 28 (50.00%) Migration
3 25 (44.64%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.14%) Data Mapping
4 4 (7.14%) Product Management
5 2 (3.57%) Change Management
5 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.79%) Time Management
6 1 (1.79%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.79%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.79%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) PowerShell
2 25 (44.64%) VB.NET
2 25 (44.64%) Perl
3 17 (30.36%) SQL
4 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.79%) PHP
4 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.79%) C
4 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) CCNA
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
1 2 (3.57%) MCP
2 1 (1.79%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (48.21%) Norton AntiVirus
2 24 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (5.36%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.57%) SCCM
4 2 (3.57%) ARCserve
4 2 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.79%) Hyperic
5 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.79%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Symantec
2 26 (46.43%) IronPort
3 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.71%) HP
5 4 (7.14%) Cisco
5 4 (7.14%) Apple
5 4 (7.14%) VMware
6 3 (5.36%) EMC
6 3 (5.36%) Citrix
7 2 (3.57%) Juniper
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle
7 2 (3.57%) McAfee
7 2 (3.57%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.79%) Trend Micro
8 1 (1.79%) Meru Networks
8 1 (1.79%) Sophos
8 1 (1.79%) BT
8 1 (1.79%) Redback
8 1 (1.79%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.79%) SAP
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Greywood Associates Limited
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Posted: 4 days ago
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