The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 152 154 169
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 6 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.78% 2.08% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 7
Median salary £28,500 £38,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.97% +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,610
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +4.65%
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 Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
338 385 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.79% 12.07% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 204 265 283
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing SMTP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SMTP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Scotland

SMTP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
North Lanarkshire - 5 £28,500 -
Edinburgh +4 1 £29,000 -18.30%
SMTP
UK

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco
4 5 (62.50%) Internet
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (50.00%) CCNA
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (37.50%) ADSL
6 3 (37.50%) Email Filtering
6 3 (37.50%) Web Filtering
7 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (25.00%) Network Management
7 2 (25.00%) F5
7 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
7 2 (25.00%) OSPF
7 2 (25.00%) BGP
7 2 (25.00%) Broadband
7 2 (25.00%) LAN
7 2 (25.00%) Juniper
7 2 (25.00%) CCNP
7 2 (25.00%) Windows
8 1 (12.50%) Tcl
8 1 (12.50%) HTTP
8 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 1 (12.50%) ERP
8 1 (12.50%) Perl
8 1 (12.50%) Web Services

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 5 (62.50%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) ADSL
6 2 (25.00%) BGP
6 2 (25.00%) Broadband
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) OSPF
7 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Customer Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Customer Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Support
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Debian
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (37.50%) Email Filtering
2 3 (37.50%) Web Filtering
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper