The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 67 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% - 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
SMTP
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
155 84 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.65% 22.11% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 101 54 69
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SMTP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Watford

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) SNMP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) FTP
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) TACACS
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
2 4 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 4 (66.67%) WAAS
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Lync
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) SNMP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) FTP
2 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) TACACS
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
2 4 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) WAAS
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) SUSE
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
1 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (16.67%) Squid
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (16.67%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Riverbed
1 4 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Clearswift