The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 241 214
Rank change year-on-year +38 -27  
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 12 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.081% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 0.53% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Median salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.53% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,218 £26,900 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £35,000 £35,800
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -3.61%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 719 937 792
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.23% 15.23% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 590 749 676
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

SMTP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SMTP in the West Midlands

SMTP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMTP in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SMTP in the West Midlands

SMTP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Solihull - 4 £31,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Birmingham +19 3 £34,000 +4.61% 3
Worcestershire -7 1 £50,000 +42.85%
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 18 (100.00%) DNS
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) HTTP
2 15 (83.33%) Network Security
3 10 (55.56%) Firewall
4 9 (50.00%) IPsec
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) SSL
4 9 (50.00%) Juniper
5 8 (44.44%) SNMP
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) VPN
6 6 (33.33%) POP3
6 6 (33.33%) DHCP
6 6 (33.33%) FTP
6 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 6 (33.33%) CISSP
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (33.33%) ICMP
6 6 (33.33%) IPv4
6 6 (33.33%) IPv6
6 6 (33.33%) CCNP
6 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 6 (33.33%) Information Security
6 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 6 (33.33%) Network Architecture
6 6 (33.33%) SIEM
6 6 (33.33%) GCIA
6 6 (33.33%) GCIH

SMTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (11.11%) IBM Domino
1 2 (11.11%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) DNS
2 15 (83.33%) HTTP
2 15 (83.33%) Network Security
3 10 (55.56%) Firewall
4 9 (50.00%) IPsec
4 9 (50.00%) SSL
5 8 (44.44%) SNMP
6 6 (33.33%) DHCP
6 6 (33.33%) FTP
6 6 (33.33%) ICMP
6 6 (33.33%) IPv4
6 6 (33.33%) IPv6
6 6 (33.33%) POP3
6 6 (33.33%) VPN
7 2 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (5.56%) IMAP
8 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) EDRMS
2 1 (5.56%) phpMyAdmin
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Administrator
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Network Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Network Security Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Security Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (33.33%) Information Security
1 6 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
1 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 6 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 6 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
1 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 6 (33.33%) SIEM
2 4 (22.22%) Data Privacy
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) SEO
4 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CCNP
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (33.33%) CISSP
1 6 (33.33%) GCIA
1 6 (33.33%) GCIH
1 6 (33.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) Juniper
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
4 4 (22.22%) Extreme Networks
4 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 2 (11.11%) Lotus
6 1 (5.56%) Adobe
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Training, Overtime,
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24495.00 - £26625.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago