The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 62 - 91
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.47% - 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% - 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £32,500 - £65,000
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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 63 175 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 9.77% 21.63% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52 165 142
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +12.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

SMTP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for SMTP in Bedfordshire

SMTP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Bedfordshire 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
Luton - 3 £32,500 -
SMTP
East of England

SMTP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) MCSD
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (25.00%) Meraki
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) MOS

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSD
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MOS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki
2 1 (25.00%) VMware