Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for SMTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SMTP over the 6 months to 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 305 211 304
Rank change year-on-year -94 +93 +73
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 19 7 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.18% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 0.90% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 27
10th Percentile " £34,125 £27,500
25th Percentile £28,000 £40,563 £36,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -23.81% +10.53% -
75th Percentile £48,750 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile " " "
England median annual salary £48,625 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.38% +10.53% -

SMTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,461 778 2,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.59% 16.75% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,178 625 1,576
10th Percentile £26,070 £26,250 £23,500
25th Percentile £31,389 £33,250 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
75th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing SMTP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SMTP in the Midlands

SMTP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SMTP in the Midlands.

Salary trend for SMTP in the Midlands

SMTP
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing SMTP in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for SMTP in the Midlands

SMTP
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -104 12 £40,000 -23.81% 3
East Midlands - 7 £23,000 - 2
SMTP
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, IT jobs citing SMTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 15 (78.95%) DNS
2 11 (57.89%) HTTP
2 11 (57.89%) Internet
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) FTP
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) OO
7 6 (31.58%) Python
7 6 (31.58%) CSS
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
7 6 (31.58%) MySQL
7 6 (31.58%) HTML
7 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 6 (31.58%) PHP
7 6 (31.58%) SSH
7 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
7 6 (31.58%) RESTful
7 6 (31.58%) Azure
7 6 (31.58%) PHPUnit
7 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
7 6 (31.58%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
7 6 (31.58%) OO PHP
7 6 (31.58%) Clean Code
8 5 (26.32%) Docker
8 5 (26.32%) AWS
8 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
9 4 (21.05%) VPN
9 4 (21.05%) IIS

SMTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 4 (21.05%) IIS
1 4 (21.05%) OpenStack
2 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Azure
2 5 (26.32%) AWS
3 4 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (10.53%) npm
6 1 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) DNS
2 11 (57.89%) HTTP
2 11 (57.89%) Internet
3 8 (42.11%) FTP
4 6 (31.58%) SSH
5 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) VPN
7 3 (15.79%) DHCP
7 3 (15.79%) Firewall
7 3 (15.79%) SAN
7 3 (15.79%) VLAN
7 3 (15.79%) Wireless
8 1 (5.26%) BGP
8 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
8 1 (5.26%) IPv4
8 1 (5.26%) OSPF
8 1 (5.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
1 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
1 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Big Data
3 2 (10.53%) Redis
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) PHPUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Ant
3 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
2 2 (10.53%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Documentation Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
1 6 (31.58%) PHP Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) CSS
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
1 6 (31.58%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (31.58%) RESTful
1 6 (31.58%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (21.05%) JSON
2 4 (21.05%) Kafka
2 4 (21.05%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (21.05%) REST
2 4 (21.05%) XML
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) Sass
4 2 (10.53%) XHTML
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Core
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) W3C
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Clean Code
1 6 (31.58%) OO
1 6 (31.58%) OO PHP
1 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) SDLC
2 4 (21.05%) SOA
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Validation
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Proactive Maintenance
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Twin
4 2 (10.53%) Kanban
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) PHP
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) CCNP
1 1 (5.26%) CCSA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Accessibility
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Kubernetes
2 3 (15.79%) FortiGate
2 3 (15.79%) WSUS
3 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Rackspace
3 3 (15.79%) Sophos
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Veracode