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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 97 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.17% 0.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
250 241 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.65% 25.64% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 221 227 248
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -8 2 - -
SMTP
East of England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Websense
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) ATM
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Frame Relay
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) xDSL
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Server Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Websense
2 2 (66.67%) BT
2 2 (66.67%) 3Com
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix