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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 212 172 247
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +75
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 40 68 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 1.01% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.36% 7.41% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 40 60 10
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £38,325 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
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
1192 918 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.30% 13.69% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 782 996
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £52,500 £52,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -26 17 £31,000 -38.00% 1
Cheshire -19 16 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Cumbria - 3 £32,500 -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 64 (92.75%) DNS
2 50 (72.46%) .NET
3 46 (66.67%) Windows
4 45 (65.22%) Active Directory
5 44 (63.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (62.32%) MS Exchange
6 43 (62.32%) TCP/IP
6 43 (62.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (53.62%) Exchange Server 2013
8 36 (52.17%) ITIL
8 36 (52.17%) SAN
9 35 (50.72%) Clustering
10 34 (49.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 33 (47.83%) Perl
11 33 (47.83%) Symantec
11 33 (47.83%) Norton AntiVirus
11 33 (47.83%) Load Balancing
12 32 (46.38%) VB.NET
12 32 (46.38%) NAS
13 29 (42.03%) IIS
13 29 (42.03%) Finance
13 29 (42.03%) PowerShell
14 26 (37.68%) Internet
15 24 (34.78%) Migration
15 24 (34.78%) IronPort
16 23 (33.33%) SQL
17 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
18 21 (30.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
19 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
20 18 (26.09%) Firewall

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 43 (62.32%) MS Exchange
2 37 (53.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 34 (49.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 29 (42.03%) IIS
5 7 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
6 6 (8.70%) Lync
7 2 (2.90%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.45%) GroupWise
8 1 (1.45%) Apache
8 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.64%) Amazon EC2
1 17 (24.64%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (24.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (92.75%) DNS
2 43 (62.32%) TCP/IP
3 36 (52.17%) SAN
4 32 (46.38%) NAS
5 26 (37.68%) Internet
6 18 (26.09%) Firewall
7 8 (11.59%) DHCP
8 2 (2.90%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.90%) MPLS
8 2 (2.90%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.90%) SNMP
9 1 (1.45%) VPN
9 1 (1.45%) Wireless
9 1 (1.45%) VLAN
9 1 (1.45%) IMAP
9 1 (1.45%) IPstream
9 1 (1.45%) Network Security
9 1 (1.45%) OSPF
9 1 (1.45%) BGP
9 1 (1.45%) DSLAM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (5.80%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) JMeter
2 1 (1.45%) MSI
General
1 29 (42.03%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (15.94%) Developer
2 10 (14.49%) .NET Developer
2 10 (14.49%) Messaging Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Exchange Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Team Leader
5 7 (10.14%) Consultant
5 7 (10.14%) Exchange Specialist
5 7 (10.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Messaging Specialist
7 5 (7.25%) Email Specialist
8 4 (5.80%) SharePoint Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Sales Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) Server Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (4.35%) .NET Software Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Cloud Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (72.46%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.45%) CSS
2 1 (1.45%) Middleware
2 1 (1.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.45%) jQuery
2 1 (1.45%) HTML5
2 1 (1.45%) REST
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (50.72%) Clustering
2 10 (14.49%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.70%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 46 (66.67%) Windows
2 44 (63.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (62.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 6 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.80%) Linux
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.17%) ITIL
2 33 (47.83%) Load Balancing
3 24 (34.78%) Migration
4 11 (15.94%) Change Management
5 10 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (14.49%) Problem Management
5 10 (14.49%) Incident Management
6 7 (10.14%) Load Testing
7 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.80%) Data Mapping
8 4 (5.80%) Product Management
9 2 (2.90%) DevOps
9 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.45%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.45%) ITSM
10 1 (1.45%) CRM
10 1 (1.45%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) Perl
2 32 (46.38%) VB.NET
3 29 (42.03%) PowerShell
4 23 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (2.90%) PHP
6 1 (1.45%) C
6 1 (1.45%) C#
6 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) MCP
2 1 (1.45%) MCSA
2 1 (1.45%) CCNA
2 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (47.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 21 (30.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (5.80%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (2.90%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.45%) SCCM
5 1 (1.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.45%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 33 (47.83%) Symantec
2 24 (34.78%) IronPort
3 11 (15.94%) McAfee
3 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.14%) VMware
5 5 (7.25%) HP
5 5 (7.25%) Citrix
6 4 (5.80%) Cisco
6 4 (5.80%) EMC
7 2 (2.90%) Juniper
7 2 (2.90%) Apple
7 2 (2.90%) Sophos
7 2 (2.90%) Trend Micro
8 1 (1.45%) Redback
8 1 (1.45%) Zend
8 1 (1.45%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.45%) BT
8 1 (1.45%) Avaya
8 1 (1.45%) NetApp
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