The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - 94 94
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.086% 0.096%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.47% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £40,610 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+10.19% +12.80%
SMTP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
197 211 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.31% 18.13% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 160 186 255
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -21.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMTP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SMTP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SMTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMTP.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SMTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) FalconStor
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault