Period
to 21 July 2018

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

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 206 230
Rank change year-on-year -21 +24 -6
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 7 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.12% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.99% 2.37% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Scotland median annual salary - £47,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +66.67% -28.75%
UK median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +9.76% -3.53%

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 Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 709 591 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.34% 11.22% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 453 393 395
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,300 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing SMTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for SMTP in Scotland

SMTP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SMTP in Scotland

SMTP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Glasgow -17 5 - - 1
Edinburgh -14 2 - -
SMTP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) IPsec
1 7 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
3 5 (71.43%) HTTP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) SSL
3 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) Information Management
3 5 (71.43%) Password Management
3 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (71.43%) Puppet
3 5 (71.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 5 (71.43%) Security Monitoring
3 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (71.43%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Ansible
3 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving

SMTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Route 53
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) IPsec
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (71.43%) SSL
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DMVPN
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Security Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (100.00%) Public Cloud
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 5 (71.43%) Information Management
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (71.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 5 (71.43%) Password Management
1 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
1 5 (71.43%) Security Monitoring
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Ansible
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 2 (28.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) VMware