The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 151 159 145
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 12 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 0.062% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.75% 0.59% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 11
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,610 £35,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.20% -6.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
436 338 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.97% 10.49% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 287 216 269
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMTP
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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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

SMTP Salary Histogram 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 31 July 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
Edinburgh -8 8 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Stirling - 2 £47,500 -
Highlands - 1 - -
SMTP
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SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 14 (66.67%) ITIL
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) HTTP
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) Windows
4 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
4 10 (47.62%) DNS
4 10 (47.62%) Capacity Management
5 9 (42.86%) Information Security
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
5 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 9 (42.86%) HTML
6 8 (38.10%) C#
6 8 (38.10%) HTTPS
6 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
6 8 (38.10%) FTP
6 8 (38.10%) Firewall
6 8 (38.10%) CMS
6 8 (38.10%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (38.10%) Fault Management
6 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco
7 7 (33.33%) Juniper
7 7 (33.33%) LAN
7 7 (33.33%) MCP
7 7 (33.33%) WAN
8 6 (28.57%) VPN
8 6 (28.57%) Internet
8 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (28.57%) VMware

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
1 8 (38.10%) CMS
2 4 (19.05%) Lync
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) HTTP
2 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
2 10 (47.62%) DNS
3 8 (38.10%) HTTPS
3 8 (38.10%) FTP
3 8 (38.10%) Firewall
4 7 (33.33%) LAN
4 7 (33.33%) WAN
5 6 (28.57%) VPN
5 6 (28.57%) Internet
6 5 (23.81%) IMAP
6 5 (23.81%) POP3
7 4 (19.05%) SSL
7 4 (19.05%) MPLS
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (19.05%) Junos
7 4 (19.05%) xDSL
8 2 (9.52%) OSPF
8 2 (9.52%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 5 (23.81%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Support Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Support
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Support
3 4 (19.05%) IT Support
3 4 (19.05%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Support
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX Support
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 5 (23.81%) COM
3 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) Zend Framework
4 1 (4.76%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Social Gaming
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (47.62%) Capacity Management
3 9 (42.86%) Information Security
4 8 (38.10%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (38.10%) Fault Management
5 5 (23.81%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Network Design
6 2 (9.52%) Network Management
6 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.76%) OOP
7 1 (4.76%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
7 1 (4.76%) Time Management
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) MCP
2 4 (19.05%) CCNA
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (19.05%) JNCIA
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (9.52%) HP NNM
2 2 (9.52%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.76%) Nagios
3 1 (4.76%) Ganglia
3 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.52%) F5
5 2 (9.52%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Zend
6 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
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