Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 340 340 337
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -23
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 27 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.22% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.53% 1.18% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 16
North West median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.58% -45.71%
10th Percentile £27,500 £16,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,500 £48,750 £42,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +8.43%

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 North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,761 1,858 1,777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.02% 15.14% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,392 1,493 1,421
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,200 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SMTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SMTP in the North West

SMTP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SMTP in the North West

SMTP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMTP in the North West over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SMTP in the North West

SMTP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Manchester +11 21 £38,500 +2.67% 3
Lancashire +7 3 £36,000 +111.76% 1
Cumbria - 2 £18,000 - 1
Merseyside +22 1 £21,000 -50.59% 1
SMTP
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) IIS
2 15 (55.56%) FTP
3 10 (37.04%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) PHP
3 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
3 10 (37.04%) VBScript
3 10 (37.04%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) Windows
3 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
3 10 (37.04%) Ajax
3 10 (37.04%) Web Development
3 10 (37.04%) JSON
3 10 (37.04%) jQuery
3 10 (37.04%) Regular Expression
3 10 (37.04%) PayPal
3 10 (37.04%) Sage Pay
3 10 (37.04%) CyberSource
3 10 (37.04%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (37.04%) FileZilla
4 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
4 8 (29.63%) Finance
4 8 (29.63%) DNS
5 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
5 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
5 7 (25.93%) Firewall
6 6 (22.22%) VMware
6 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco

SMTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 15 (55.56%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) FileZilla
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Sage Pay
2 1 (3.70%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) FTP
2 8 (29.63%) DNS
3 7 (25.93%) Firewall
3 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
4 5 (18.52%) Ethernet
4 5 (18.52%) MPLS
4 5 (18.52%) SAN
4 5 (18.52%) VoIP
4 5 (18.52%) WAN
5 4 (14.81%) DHCP
5 4 (14.81%) HTTP
5 4 (14.81%) Internet
5 4 (14.81%) IPv4
5 4 (14.81%) IPv6
6 3 (11.11%) BGP
6 3 (11.11%) EIGRP
6 3 (11.11%) OSPF
6 3 (11.11%) RIP
6 3 (11.11%) SNMP
6 3 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
1 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
3 5 (18.52%) Electronics
3 5 (18.52%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
1 10 (37.04%) Web Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Administrator
3 8 (29.63%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (18.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (18.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
4 5 (18.52%) T-SQL Developer
5 4 (14.81%) IT Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) IT Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Head of Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) Head of IP Transport
6 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 2 (7.41%) IT Support
7 2 (7.41%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Ajax
1 10 (37.04%) CSS
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
1 10 (37.04%) jQuery
1 10 (37.04%) JSON
1 10 (37.04%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) CentOS
2 3 (11.11%) Debian
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) SUSE
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
1 10 (37.04%) Web Development
2 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
2 5 (18.52%) Programme Management
2 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Integration Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Network Design
3 4 (14.81%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Smoke Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (11.11%) Web Filtering
5 2 (7.41%) Presales
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (3.70%) Computer Security
6 1 (3.70%) Data Security
6 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 10 (37.04%) PHP
2 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
2 10 (37.04%) VBScript
3 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) CCNP
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CCDP
2 3 (11.11%) CCIE
2 3 (11.11%) JNCIP
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) NFS
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) CyberSource
1 10 (37.04%) PayPal
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) SAP
4 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) Juniper
4 3 (11.11%) Nortel
4 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.11%) WatchGuard
5 2 (7.41%) Mitel
6 1 (3.70%) Capita
6 1 (3.70%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) Google
6 1 (3.70%) HP