Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for SMTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SMTP over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
South East > Kent
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 142 128
Rank change year-on-year +22 -14 +30
Permanent jobs citing SMTP 3 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.21% 0.24% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 1.10% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 11
Kent median annual salary £25,000 £56,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -55.56% +87.50% -
South East median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -

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 Kent with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 257 455 432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 18.19% 21.97% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 214 389 393
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% -4.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,400
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing SMTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for SMTP in Kent

SMTP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for SMTP in Kent

SMTP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Kent region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canterbury - 1 £27,500 -
Dartford - 1 £22,500 -
Maidstone - 1 - -
SMTP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) AS400
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) PDA
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN

SMTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DMZ
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) IMAP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
1 1 (33.33%) gulp
1 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) EDI
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) MAPI
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) SOLID
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Draytek
2 1 (33.33%) Infor
2 1 (33.33%) VMware