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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
UK / Scotland
Rank 136 161 147
Rank change year-on-year +25 -14  
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 2 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.086% 0.068% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 0.56% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Median salary £38,000 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 - £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 - £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88%  

SMTP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 264 358 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.38% 12.21% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 170 212 213
Median salary £41,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing SMTP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £35,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £41,000 -
SMTP
UK

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365

SMTP
Top Related 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware