The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 212 238 250
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +12
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 33 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.14% 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.20% 0.95% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 5 3
Average salary £39,500 £39,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.28% +16.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £37,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,400 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,610 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.02% -6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1030 1051 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.42% 14.50% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 873 883 949
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMTP
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
Manchester +9 24 £39,500 +5.33%
Cheshire -6 6 £52,500 +20.68%
Lancashire +1 3 £37,123 -4.81% 1
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 52 (98.11%) DNS
2 31 (58.49%) Firewall
3 27 (50.94%) Internet
4 26 (49.06%) TCP/IP
5 25 (47.17%) Load Balancing
6 24 (45.28%) Finance
7 20 (37.74%) .NET
8 18 (33.96%) LDAP
8 18 (33.96%) Cisco
9 16 (30.19%) HTTP
9 16 (30.19%) OSPF
9 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
9 16 (30.19%) Windows
9 16 (30.19%) Perl
9 16 (30.19%) ITIL
9 16 (30.19%) BGP
10 15 (28.30%) HP
10 15 (28.30%) Juniper
10 15 (28.30%) SSL
10 15 (28.30%) Network Management
11 13 (24.53%) F5
11 13 (24.53%) Capacity Management
11 13 (24.53%) WAN
11 13 (24.53%) CiscoWorks
11 13 (24.53%) SOAP
11 13 (24.53%) SQL
11 13 (24.53%) Linux
11 13 (24.53%) LAN
11 13 (24.53%) EIGRP
11 13 (24.53%) IGRP

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 13 (24.53%) WebSphere
2 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
3 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (15.09%) Apache
6 5 (9.43%) nginx
7 4 (7.55%) Lync
8 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
9 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.89%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.77%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (18.87%) SaaS
1 10 (18.87%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (98.11%) DNS
2 31 (58.49%) Firewall
3 27 (50.94%) Internet
4 26 (49.06%) TCP/IP
5 18 (33.96%) LDAP
6 16 (30.19%) HTTP
6 16 (30.19%) OSPF
6 16 (30.19%) BGP
7 15 (28.30%) SSL
8 13 (24.53%) WAN
8 13 (24.53%) LAN
8 13 (24.53%) EIGRP
8 13 (24.53%) IGRP
8 13 (24.53%) TACACS
9 8 (15.09%) SAN
9 8 (15.09%) NAS
10 7 (13.21%) DHCP
11 6 (11.32%) SNMP
11 6 (11.32%) VPN
11 6 (11.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) MySQL
3 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) JMeter
2 3 (5.66%) Subversion
General
1 24 (45.28%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Local Government
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Network Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Firewall Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) .NET Software Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Software Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Exchange Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Junior
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 1 (1.89%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.89%) Customer Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Management Consultant
8 1 (1.89%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) .NET
2 13 (24.53%) SOAP
3 5 (9.43%) HTML
3 5 (9.43%) CSS
4 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.77%) REST
4 2 (3.77%) HTML5
4 2 (3.77%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
1 8 (15.09%) Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) Replication
3 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.89%) CMDB
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) iPhone
4 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Linux
3 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.43%) Ubuntu
6 5 (9.43%) UNIX
7 3 (5.66%) CentOS
7 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.89%) Android
9 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Load Balancing
2 16 (30.19%) ITIL
3 15 (28.30%) Network Management
4 13 (24.53%) Capacity Management
4 13 (24.53%) Network Design
5 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
5 10 (18.87%) Load Testing
6 9 (16.98%) Change Management
7 8 (15.09%) Incident Management
7 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
8 5 (9.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (9.43%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
8 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (9.43%) Business Continuity
9 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.66%) Workflow
9 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) Perl
2 13 (24.53%) SQL
3 8 (15.09%) VB.NET
4 7 (13.21%) PHP
5 5 (9.43%) Ruby
5 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.55%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.77%) C#
8 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) MCSE
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.55%) MCITP
2 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.66%) CCNA
3 2 (3.77%) MCP
3 2 (3.77%) MCTS
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) Squid
3 5 (9.43%) Varnish
4 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.66%) KVM
4 3 (5.66%) Samba
4 3 (5.66%) NFS
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.89%) UAG
5 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (24.53%) CiscoWorks
1 13 (24.53%) HP NNM
2 8 (15.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (11.32%) SCOM
4 5 (9.43%) Puppet
4 5 (9.43%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (9.43%) Nagios
4 5 (9.43%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.89%) SCCM
5 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.89%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.89%) SCSM
5 1 (1.89%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Cisco
2 15 (28.30%) HP
2 15 (28.30%) Juniper
3 13 (24.53%) F5
4 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
5 8 (15.09%) Symantec
5 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
5 8 (15.09%) McAfee
6 2 (3.77%) Siemens
6 2 (3.77%) Mitel
6 2 (3.77%) BT
6 2 (3.77%) Zend
6 2 (3.77%) Polycom
7 1 (1.89%) IronPort
7 1 (1.89%) Trend Micro
7 1 (1.89%) Apple
7 1 (1.89%) Sophos
Speke, Liverpool
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £17,000 to £21,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago