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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 74 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 14 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.46% - 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.17% - 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 3
Average salary £30,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
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
227 222 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.72% 18.89% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 204 201 217
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 6 May 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 - 9 £30,000 -
West Malling - 1 £32,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £35,000 -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (95.83%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (91.67%) Windows 8
3 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 22 (91.67%) MS Excel
3 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
4 18 (75.00%) Cisco
4 18 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 18 (75.00%) Firewall
5 17 (70.83%) Wireless
5 17 (70.83%) PDA
5 17 (70.83%) VLAN
5 17 (70.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (70.83%) DMZ
5 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (70.83%) Symantec
5 17 (70.83%) Blackberry
5 17 (70.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 17 (70.83%) Apple
5 17 (70.83%) VPN
5 17 (70.83%) MAPI
5 17 (70.83%) DNS
5 17 (70.83%) Linux
5 17 (70.83%) Windows XP
5 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
5 17 (70.83%) DHCP
5 17 (70.83%) MS Office
5 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (70.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (70.83%) Windows Vista

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
1 17 (70.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 17 (70.83%) Exchange Server 2003
1 17 (70.83%) Exchange Server 2007
1 17 (70.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (45.83%) IIS
2 11 (45.83%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 17 (70.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Office 365
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) Wireless
2 17 (70.83%) VLAN
2 17 (70.83%) IMAP
2 17 (70.83%) DMZ
2 17 (70.83%) VPN
2 17 (70.83%) DNS
2 17 (70.83%) DHCP
3 9 (37.50%) SAN
3 9 (37.50%) NAS
4 8 (33.33%) ADSL
5 5 (20.83%) HTTP
5 5 (20.83%) SSL
5 5 (20.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
2 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
1 5 (20.83%) ReSharper
1 5 (20.83%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 17 (70.83%) Systems Support
2 17 (70.83%) Systems Engineer
2 17 (70.83%) Systems Support Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) MAPI
2 7 (29.17%) .NET
3 5 (20.83%) CSS
3 5 (20.83%) SOAP
3 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 5 (20.83%) XML
3 5 (20.83%) EDI
3 5 (20.83%) HTML
3 5 (20.83%) CGI
3 5 (20.83%) SGML
3 5 (20.83%) VRML
3 5 (20.83%) JSON
3 5 (20.83%) WCF
3 5 (20.83%) HTML5
3 5 (20.83%) CSS3
3 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
3 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (95.83%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (70.83%) Blackberry
2 17 (70.83%) PDA
2 17 (70.83%) iPhone
3 9 (37.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Windows 8
3 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (70.83%) Linux
3 17 (70.83%) Windows XP
3 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (70.83%) Windows Vista
3 17 (70.83%) Android
3 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (54.17%) Windows 7
5 9 (37.50%) Mac OS
6 2 (8.33%) Solaris
7 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Scrum
1 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
1 5 (20.83%) Software Architecture
1 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (20.83%) Data Privacy
1 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.17%) Change Control
2 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
2 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
2 5 (20.83%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) TypeScript
3 2 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) Korn
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (70.83%) Hyper-V
2 9 (37.50%) vSphere
2 9 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (70.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (75.00%) Cisco
3 17 (70.83%) Symantec
3 17 (70.83%) VMware
3 17 (70.83%) Draytek
3 17 (70.83%) Apple
4 9 (37.50%) Veeam
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Sun
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint