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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 217 189 244
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +55
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 36 59 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.86% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.21% 6.23% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 36 52 12
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,550 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,000 £46,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +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
1123 947 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.17% 13.77% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 938 781 934
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 November 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 27 November 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 -15 19 £31,000 -38.00%
Cheshire -27 12 £65,000 +30.00%
Cumbria - 3 £32,500 -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 62 (93.94%) DNS
2 49 (74.24%) .NET
3 38 (57.58%) Windows
3 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
4 36 (54.55%) MS Exchange
5 35 (53.03%) TCP/IP
5 35 (53.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (51.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (45.45%) SAN
7 30 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 29 (43.94%) ITIL
9 28 (42.42%) Perl
9 28 (42.42%) SQL
9 28 (42.42%) Internet
9 28 (42.42%) Finance
9 28 (42.42%) Clustering
10 27 (40.91%) Norton AntiVirus
10 27 (40.91%) Symantec
10 27 (40.91%) Load Balancing
10 27 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2007
11 26 (39.39%) NAS
11 26 (39.39%) VB.NET
12 24 (36.36%) SQL Server
13 22 (33.33%) Firewall
13 22 (33.33%) PowerShell
14 21 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
14 21 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
14 21 (31.82%) SaaS
14 21 (31.82%) IIS
15 18 (27.27%) IronPort

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 36 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 30 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (31.82%) IIS
5 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (9.09%) Lync
7 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (3.03%) Apache
8 2 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.52%) GroupWise
9 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 21 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
1 21 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (31.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (93.94%) DNS
2 35 (53.03%) TCP/IP
3 30 (45.45%) SAN
4 28 (42.42%) Internet
5 26 (39.39%) NAS
6 22 (33.33%) Firewall
7 7 (10.61%) DHCP
8 3 (4.55%) Ethernet
8 3 (4.55%) MPLS
9 2 (3.03%) HTTP
9 2 (3.03%) Unified Communications
9 2 (3.03%) SNMP
10 1 (1.52%) VPN
10 1 (1.52%) Wireless
10 1 (1.52%) VLAN
10 1 (1.52%) IMAP
10 1 (1.52%) IPstream
10 1 (1.52%) Network Security
10 1 (1.52%) Kerberos
10 1 (1.52%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) JMeter
2 1 (1.52%) Subversion
2 1 (1.52%) MSI
General
1 28 (42.42%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (18.18%) Developer
2 11 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Messaging Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Exchange Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Exchange Specialist
5 7 (10.61%) .NET Software Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Team Leader
5 7 (10.61%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Messaging Specialist
7 5 (7.58%) Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Email Specialist
8 4 (6.06%) Server Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Wintel Server Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Messaging Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) Exchange Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (74.24%) .NET
2 3 (4.55%) CSS
2 3 (4.55%) HTML
3 2 (3.03%) jQuery
3 2 (3.03%) HTML5
3 2 (3.03%) REST
3 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.52%) Middleware
4 1 (1.52%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (42.42%) Clustering
2 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (57.58%) Windows
2 35 (53.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (51.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.09%) Linux
5 6 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) ITIL
2 27 (40.91%) Load Balancing
3 17 (25.76%) Migration
4 11 (16.67%) Change Management
4 11 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 10 (15.15%) Problem Management
5 10 (15.15%) Incident Management
5 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.03%) Data Mapping
7 2 (3.03%) Product Management
7 2 (3.03%) DevOps
7 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.03%) CRM
8 1 (1.52%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.52%) ITSM
8 1 (1.52%) Workflow
8 1 (1.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.52%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 28 (42.42%) Perl
1 28 (42.42%) SQL
2 26 (39.39%) VB.NET
3 22 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.55%) PHP
4 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.03%) C#
5 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) MCP
3 1 (1.52%) MCSA
3 1 (1.52%) CCNA
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.52%) NFS
5 1 (1.52%) Samba
5 1 (1.52%) Squid
5 1 (1.52%) vSphere
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (40.91%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (22.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (6.06%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (3.03%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.52%) SCCM
5 1 (1.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.52%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Symantec
2 18 (27.27%) IronPort
3 11 (16.67%) McAfee
4 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.61%) VMware
6 5 (7.58%) HP
6 5 (7.58%) Citrix
6 5 (7.58%) Cisco
7 4 (6.06%) EMC
8 3 (4.55%) Juniper
9 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.03%) Apple
9 2 (3.03%) Sophos
9 2 (3.03%) Zend
9 2 (3.03%) Trend Micro
10 1 (1.52%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.52%) BT
10 1 (1.52%) Redback
10 1 (1.52%) NetApp
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