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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +3.61%
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
16 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 17.58% 19.12% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 38
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £14,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +167.85%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 5 March 2015, 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%) CDMA
2 4 (57.14%) GPRS
2 4 (57.14%) GSM
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) POP3
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) SGSN
2 4 (57.14%) IMAP
3 3 (42.86%) Softswitch
3 3 (42.86%) SNMP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) MGCP
3 3 (42.86%) RTP
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) GGSN
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Deployment 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
2 2 (28.57%) Escalation 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