The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 225 230 219
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 13 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.085% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 0.56% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Median salary £42,500 £29,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.06% -43.80%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,610
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +4.65%
SMTP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
934 899 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.25% 15.19% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 768 816 701
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SMTP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SMTP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SMTP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMTP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

SMTP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SMTP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Birmingham 0 11 £57,500 +69.11%
Staffordshire -4 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Walsall - 1 £30,000 -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 19 (82.61%) TCP/IP
2 12 (52.17%) Internet
3 11 (47.83%) Firewall
3 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
4 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 10 (43.48%) MS Office
4 10 (43.48%) Apache
5 9 (39.13%) SSL
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (39.13%) Incident Management
6 8 (34.78%) IMAP
6 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
6 8 (34.78%) DNS
7 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
7 7 (30.43%) Windows
7 7 (30.43%) MySQL
7 7 (30.43%) nginx
7 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
8 6 (26.09%) Web Operations
8 6 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (26.09%) Coaching
8 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
8 6 (26.09%) Wealth Management
8 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (26.09%) Retail Banking
8 6 (26.09%) Banking
8 6 (26.09%) Retail
8 6 (26.09%) Investment Banking
8 6 (26.09%) Java

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
2 10 (43.48%) Apache
3 7 (30.43%) nginx
4 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
5 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (13.04%) IBM Notes
6 3 (13.04%) MindAlign
6 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Office
2 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) TCP/IP
2 12 (52.17%) Internet
3 11 (47.83%) Firewall
4 9 (39.13%) SSL
5 8 (34.78%) DNS
5 8 (34.78%) IMAP
6 6 (26.09%) FTP
6 6 (26.09%) VPN
7 4 (17.39%) DHCP
8 3 (13.04%) LAN
8 3 (13.04%) LDAP
8 3 (13.04%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (13.04%) S/MIME
8 3 (13.04%) SAN
8 3 (13.04%) Skype
8 3 (13.04%) WAN
9 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
10 1 (4.35%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (4.35%) NAS
10 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (26.09%) Banking
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
1 6 (26.09%) Investment Banking
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
1 6 (26.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Operations Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Web Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) WebOps Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Support
4 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Server Support
4 2 (8.70%) Support Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (4.35%) Ajax
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) CSS3
2 1 (4.35%) Highcharts JS
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) PKI
1 3 (13.04%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.35%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) CentOS
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Vista
5 3 (13.04%) Solaris
5 3 (13.04%) SUSE
5 3 (13.04%) Unix
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.35%) Debian
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Incident Management
2 6 (26.09%) Coaching
2 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
2 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
2 6 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Wealth Management
2 6 (26.09%) Web Operations
3 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) Internal Audit
4 3 (13.04%) Matrix Management
4 3 (13.04%) Open Source
4 3 (13.04%) People Management
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) Perl
2 3 (13.04%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) APMP
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
1 3 (13.04%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Sendmail
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) HP
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Juniper
3 3 (13.04%) Lotus
3 3 (13.04%) Proofpoint
4 2 (8.70%) Apple
5 1 (4.35%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) Draytek
5 1 (4.35%) SonicWALL