The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 99 101 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -26
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.83% 0.091% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.73% 0.48% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.72% +7.50%
SMTP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
241 208 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.15% 18.84% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 220 197 149
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SMTP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SMTP Salary Trend in Kent

SMTP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Stansted - 8 £22,500 -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (88.89%) Draytek
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Backup Exec
2 8 (88.89%) PDA
2 8 (88.89%) VLAN
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Vista
2 8 (88.89%) IMAP
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) Android
2 8 (88.89%) iPhone
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) Apple
2 8 (88.89%) DMZ
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
2 8 (88.89%) MAPI

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (88.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (88.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) VLAN
1 8 (88.89%) IMAP
1 8 (88.89%) DMZ
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
1 8 (88.89%) VPN
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) Wireless
1 8 (88.89%) ADSL
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
1 1 (11.11%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Systems Support Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Systems Support
1 8 (88.89%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) MAPI
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) EDI
2 1 (11.11%) SGML
2 1 (11.11%) CGI
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) VRML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (88.89%) PDA
2 8 (88.89%) iPhone
2 8 (88.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Vista
2 8 (88.89%) Android
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Scrum
1 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
1 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
1 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
1 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Draytek
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Apple
2 8 (88.89%) Symantec