Period
to 21 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 349 347 314
Rank change year-on-year -2 -33 +33
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 21 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 1.05% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 13
North West median annual salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.62% -50.00%
10th Percentile £27,300 £16,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £46,500 £52,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% +5.42%

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 1,644 1,814 1,680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 12.69% 14.72% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,295 1,425 1,400
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +4.65%

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 April 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 April 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 -5 8 £35,000 +2.94% 4
Lancashire 0 5 £36,000 +111.76%
Cumbria - 5 £35,000 -
Cheshire -29 2 - -
Merseyside +17 1 £21,000 -58.00% 1
SMTP
England

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

1 13 (61.90%) Windows
1 13 (61.90%) DNS
2 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 11 (52.38%) VMware
4 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 8 (38.10%) SAN
7 7 (33.33%) DHCP
8 6 (28.57%) HTTP
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) Citrix
8 6 (28.57%) Firewall
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
9 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
9 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (23.81%) CentOS
9 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
9 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (23.81%) Web Filtering
9 5 (23.81%) SUSE
9 5 (23.81%) Debian
9 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003

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 5 (23.81%) IIS
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) DNS
2 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (38.10%) SAN
4 7 (33.33%) DHCP
5 6 (28.57%) Firewall
5 6 (28.57%) HTTP
6 5 (23.81%) FTP
6 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (14.29%) VLAN
7 3 (14.29%) Wireless
8 2 (9.52%) ADSL
8 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
8 2 (9.52%) LAN
8 2 (9.52%) MPLS
8 2 (9.52%) POP3
8 2 (9.52%) PSTN
8 2 (9.52%) VoIP
8 2 (9.52%) VRRP
8 2 (9.52%) WAN
8 2 (9.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Administrator
2 10 (47.62%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) IT Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) IT Systems Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Server Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Wintel Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Wintel Server Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) IT Support
6 2 (9.52%) Server Support
6 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support
7 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) LDAP
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.52%) CMDB
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) CentOS
3 5 (23.81%) Debian
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) SUSE
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (23.81%) Web Filtering
2 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Smoke Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) ITSM
4 2 (9.52%) Presales
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (4.76%) Computer Security
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) Data Security
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Network Packet Capture
5 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Process Management
5 1 (4.76%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) CCNP
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) NFS
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (9.52%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Citrix
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
4 4 (19.05%) EMC
4 4 (19.05%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (9.52%) Capita
6 2 (9.52%) Mitel
6 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
6 2 (9.52%) ShoreTel
7 1 (4.76%) Google