The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.20% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
SMTP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 44 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 8.40% 26.51% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 21
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

SMTP
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the Northern Ireland region.

SMTP Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

SMTP
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 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
County Antrim - 5 £32,500 -
SMTP
UK

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) CDMA
3 4 (57.14%) GPRS
3 4 (57.14%) GSM
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) MAPI
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) POP3
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) SGSN
3 4 (57.14%) IMAP
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) Product Management
4 3 (42.86%) Softswitch
4 3 (42.86%) Sun
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) MGCP
4 3 (42.86%) RTP
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) C

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) SGSN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) IMAP
2 4 (57.14%) POP3
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) CDMA
2 4 (57.14%) GPRS
2 4 (57.14%) GSM
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) SNMP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Softswitch
3 3 (42.86%) MGCP
3 3 (42.86%) RTP
4 2 (28.57%) GGSN
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Escalation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) MAPI
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Product Management
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Sun