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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 237 227 231
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 17 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.41% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.70% 2.78% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 4
Average salary £26,500 £40,250 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.16% -6.39%
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £40,305 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.02% +7.48%
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
1000 1078 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.87% 14.69% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 797 896 858
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 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 28 August 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
Manchester -5 12 £26,500 -32.91% 2
Cheshire -2 3 £35,000 -33.33%
Lancashire - 2 £32,500 -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (96.77%) DNS
2 24 (77.42%) Windows
3 16 (51.61%) MS Exchange
3 16 (51.61%) DHCP
4 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
4 14 (45.16%) Linux
5 13 (41.94%) Cisco
6 12 (38.71%) HTTP
6 12 (38.71%) SAN
7 11 (35.48%) VMware
7 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
8 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
8 10 (32.26%) SNMP
8 10 (32.26%) Load Balancing
9 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (29.03%) VMware Server
9 9 (29.03%) SQL
10 8 (25.81%) Firewall
10 8 (25.81%) CCNA
10 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (25.81%) Project Management
10 8 (25.81%) SSH
11 7 (22.58%) Magento
11 7 (22.58%) CentOS
11 7 (22.58%) LAMP
11 7 (22.58%) Apache
11 7 (22.58%) PHP
11 7 (22.58%) VPN
11 7 (22.58%) CCNP
12 6 (19.35%) CCIE

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (51.61%) MS Exchange
2 7 (22.58%) Apache
3 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
3 6 (19.35%) nginx
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) Lync
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Route 53
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (3.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) DNS
2 16 (51.61%) DHCP
3 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
4 12 (38.71%) SAN
4 12 (38.71%) HTTP
5 10 (32.26%) SNMP
6 8 (25.81%) Firewall
6 8 (25.81%) SSH
7 7 (22.58%) VPN
8 5 (16.13%) Broadband
8 5 (16.13%) VoIP
9 3 (9.68%) FTP
10 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
10 2 (6.45%) SSL
10 2 (6.45%) ICMP
11 1 (3.23%) VRRP
11 1 (3.23%) Wireless
11 1 (3.23%) IPsec
11 1 (3.23%) VLAN
11 1 (3.23%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Support Engineer
1 7 (22.58%) Administrator
1 7 (22.58%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Technical Support
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Field Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (6.45%) IT Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Network Security Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) LAMP
2 6 (19.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Hybrid Cloud
1 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Linux
3 7 (22.58%) CentOS
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Load Balancing
2 8 (25.81%) Project Management
3 6 (19.35%) Service Management
3 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.13%) Information Security Management
4 5 (16.13%) Security Management
4 5 (16.13%) Information Security
4 5 (16.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (16.13%) Change Control
4 5 (16.13%) DevOps
4 5 (16.13%) Line Management
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
6 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) High Availability
7 1 (3.23%) SIEM
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) CCNA
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (22.58%) CCNP
3 6 (19.35%) CCIE
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCTS
5 1 (3.23%) MCITP
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.13%) SLA
3 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) VMware Server
2 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) XenApp
3 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco
2 11 (35.48%) VMware
3 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) McAfee
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.23%) Meru Networks
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago