The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 160 150 176
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 3 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 2.00% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
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
346 401 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.04% 12.76% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 188 256 340
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,309 £27,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Glasgow -10 2 - -
Edinburgh +6 1 £29,000 -27.50%
SMTP
UK

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Tcl
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper