Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 347 341
Rank change year-on-year +40 -6 -33
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 49 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.48% 0.99% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 25
North West median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% +38.46% -17.72%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £59,563 £41,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +12.50% -10.61% -0.56%

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 1978 1923 1896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.35% 15.84% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1596 1496
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,000 £61,250
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 23 October 2017.

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 23 October 2017. 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 +23 48 £38,500 -14.44% 1
Lancashire +1 1 £18,000 -67.27%
SMTP
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, 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 45 (91.84%) JSON
2 40 (81.63%) FTP
3 39 (79.59%) JavaScript
3 39 (79.59%) PHP
3 39 (79.59%) SQL
3 39 (79.59%) T-SQL
3 39 (79.59%) VBScript
3 39 (79.59%) HTML
3 39 (79.59%) IIS
3 39 (79.59%) CSS
3 39 (79.59%) E-Commerce
3 39 (79.59%) jQuery
3 39 (79.59%) Web Development
3 39 (79.59%) Regular Expression
3 39 (79.59%) PayPal
3 39 (79.59%) FileZilla
4 36 (73.47%) Telecoms
5 34 (69.39%) Front End Development
6 30 (61.22%) Marketing
6 30 (61.22%) Digital Marketing
6 30 (61.22%) Electronics
6 30 (61.22%) Programme Management
6 30 (61.22%) Finance
6 30 (61.22%) Manufacturing
6 30 (61.22%) SAP
6 30 (61.22%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (48.98%) SEO
8 15 (30.61%) Ajax
8 15 (30.61%) Sage Pay
8 15 (30.61%) Payment Gateway

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 39 (79.59%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 39 (79.59%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.61%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 40 (81.63%) FTP
2 7 (14.29%) HTTP
3 6 (12.24%) IMAP
3 6 (12.24%) SS7
4 4 (8.16%) Firewall
4 4 (8.16%) VPN
4 4 (8.16%) WAN
5 3 (6.12%) BGP
5 3 (6.12%) EIGRP
5 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
5 3 (6.12%) ICMP
5 3 (6.12%) Internet
5 3 (6.12%) IPsec
5 3 (6.12%) IPv4
5 3 (6.12%) IPv6
5 3 (6.12%) MPLS
5 3 (6.12%) OSPF
5 3 (6.12%) RIP
5 3 (6.12%) SNMP
5 3 (6.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) JUnit
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (73.47%) Telecoms
2 30 (61.22%) Electronics
2 30 (61.22%) Finance
2 30 (61.22%) Manufacturing
2 30 (61.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (89.80%) Developer
2 39 (79.59%) Web Developer
3 34 (69.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 34 (69.39%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 34 (69.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Developer
4 5 (10.20%) T-SQL Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Head of Engineering
5 3 (6.12%) Head of IP Transport
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Junior
7 1 (2.04%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (2.04%) PC Support
7 1 (2.04%) PC Support Technician
7 1 (2.04%) PC Technician
7 1 (2.04%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (91.84%) JSON
2 39 (79.59%) CSS
2 39 (79.59%) HTML
2 39 (79.59%) jQuery
2 39 (79.59%) Regular Expression
3 15 (30.61%) Ajax
4 6 (12.24%) CCXML
4 6 (12.24%) SOAP
4 6 (12.24%) VXML
4 6 (12.24%) Web Services
4 6 (12.24%) XML
5 3 (6.12%) REST
5 3 (6.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Unix
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (79.59%) E-Commerce
1 39 (79.59%) Web Development
2 34 (69.39%) Front End Development
3 30 (61.22%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (61.22%) Digital Marketing
3 30 (61.22%) Programme Management
4 24 (48.98%) SEO
5 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.12%) Network Design
7 2 (4.08%) Actionable Insight
7 2 (4.08%) Analytics
8 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) JavaScript
1 39 (79.59%) PHP
1 39 (79.59%) SQL
1 39 (79.59%) T-SQL
1 39 (79.59%) VBScript
2 7 (14.29%) VB
3 6 (12.24%) Java
4 4 (8.16%) Python
4 4 (8.16%) Ruby
4 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) CCDP
1 3 (6.12%) CCIE
1 3 (6.12%) CCNP
1 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.12%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Docker
1 1 (2.04%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Packer
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (79.59%) PayPal
2 30 (61.22%) SAP
3 15 (30.61%) CyberSource
4 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.12%) Cisco
5 3 (6.12%) Juniper
5 3 (6.12%) Nortel
5 3 (6.12%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.12%) WatchGuard
6 1 (2.04%) Lotus
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.04%) Trend Micro