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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 237 229 210
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 8 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.019% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 0.13% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 14
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -52.38%
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% -4.76%
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
918 773 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.79% 14.43% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 724 664 708
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Worcestershire - 4 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £57,500 -
Staffordshire -4 1 £26,500 +6.00%
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 8 (61.54%) Internet
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) DNS
3 7 (53.85%) MySQL
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Apache
3 7 (53.85%) nginx
4 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (46.15%) Web Operations
4 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) SSL
4 6 (46.15%) FTP
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
4 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
5 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) MS Office
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) IMAP
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) APMP
6 2 (15.38%) Data Centre

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 7 (53.85%) Apache
1 7 (53.85%) nginx
2 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) Internet
3 7 (53.85%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) FTP
4 6 (46.15%) SSL
5 4 (30.77%) IMAP
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Operations Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Web Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) WebOps Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Support
4 1 (7.69%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) CSS3
1 1 (7.69%) Highcharts JS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Debian
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
1 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
1 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (46.15%) Web Operations
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Matrix Management
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) API Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) OWASP
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) APMP
1 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
1 2 (15.38%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
1 2 (15.38%) Juniper
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft