The table below looks at the statistics for SpamAssassin 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 SpamAssassin over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache SpamAssassin
Rank 242 - 255
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SpamAssassin 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.030% - 0.082%
As % of the System Software category 0.30% - 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £36,250 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%
SpamAssassin
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
664 628 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.05% 9.08% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 513 496 424
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

SpamAssassin
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SpamAssassin across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

SpamAssassin Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SpamAssassin
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SpamAssassin across the North West region.

SpamAssassin Salary Trend in the North West

SpamAssassin
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 SpamAssassin within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Lancashire - 2 £36,250 -
SpamAssassin
England

SpamAssassin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SpamAssassin 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 SpamAssassin.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) OpenBSD
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
1 2 (100.00%) Munin
1 2 (100.00%) Postfix
1 2 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) yum
1 2 (100.00%) Varnish
1 2 (100.00%) Dovecot
1 2 (100.00%) Openswan
1 2 (100.00%) OpenVPN
1 2 (100.00%) OpenSIPS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) Percona
1 2 (100.00%) Corosync

SpamAssassin
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SpamAssassin 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 SpamAssassin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (100.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 2 (100.00%) OpenBSD
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Postfix
1 2 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (100.00%) Varnish
1 2 (100.00%) Dovecot
1 2 (100.00%) Openswan
1 2 (100.00%) OpenSIPS
1 2 (100.00%) Corosync
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) Ceph
1 2 (100.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
1 2 (100.00%) Munin
1 2 (100.00%) yum
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (100.00%) logstash
1 2 (100.00%) Rsyslog
1 2 (100.00%) Bacula
1 2 (100.00%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Percona