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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 226 235 234
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 9 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 1.17% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 19
Median salary £50,500 £34,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.52% -32.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
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
889 1115 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.71% 17.42% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 757 841 835
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing SMTP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +19 6 £47,500 +39.70%
Manchester +5 2 £56,250 +66.66% 3
Lancashire 0 1 £55,000 +69.23%
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing SMTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 16 (69.57%) MS Exchange
2 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) Intel Security
4 10 (43.48%) Change Management
4 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (43.48%) Postfix
5 9 (39.13%) PowerShell
5 9 (39.13%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) Supplier Management
7 7 (30.43%) Market Research
7 7 (30.43%) DNS
8 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
8 6 (26.09%) ITIL
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (26.09%) Service Management
9 5 (21.74%) Banking
9 5 (21.74%) Firewall
9 5 (21.74%) SAN
9 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
9 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
10 4 (17.39%) VMware
10 4 (17.39%) Clustering
11 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
11 3 (13.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
11 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
11 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (69.57%) MS Exchange
2 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.35%) Apache
5 1 (4.35%) IIS
5 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.04%) WAN
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
4 2 (8.70%) Network Security
4 2 (8.70%) S/MIME
4 2 (8.70%) SSH
4 2 (8.70%) SSL
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.35%) FTP
5 1 (4.35%) IMAP
5 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.35%) IPsec
5 1 (4.35%) NAS
5 1 (4.35%) SNMP
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (21.74%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Messaging Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Product Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Messaging Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Product Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Messaging Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Server Support
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Wintel Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (4.35%) Solaris
5 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.35%) Unix
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Change Management
2 8 (34.78%) Supplier Management
3 7 (30.43%) Market Research
4 6 (26.09%) ITIL
4 6 (26.09%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
5 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Email Filtering
6 2 (8.70%) High Availability
6 2 (8.70%) Information Assurance
6 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.70%) Security Hardening
6 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security
7 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO27005
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Postfix
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.35%) iptables
5 1 (4.35%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.35%) Cacti
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.35%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
3 1 (4.35%) SmokePing
3 1 (4.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Intel Security
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Symantec
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) MobileIron
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Sun
4 1 (4.35%) Trustwave
4 1 (4.35%) Zend
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