The table below looks at the statistics for IMAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IMAP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 204 220 220
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 21 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.090% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 0.32% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £25,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -15.25%
IMAP
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 Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1784 1555 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.17% 27.94% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1111 1142
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IMAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

IMAP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IMAP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

IMAP Salary Trend in Berkshire

IMAP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IMAP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

IMAP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

IMAP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IMAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
Reading - 18 £60,000 -
Slough 0 1 £38,500 +22.70%
Bracknell - 1 - -
IMAP
South East

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing IMAP 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 IMAP.

1 36 (100.00%) SMTP
2 32 (88.89%) Degree
3 23 (63.89%) MAPI
4 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 21 (58.33%) SQL
4 21 (58.33%) Windows
5 18 (50.00%) C++
6 17 (47.22%) .NET
6 17 (47.22%) C#
6 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
6 17 (47.22%) IIS
6 17 (47.22%) LDAP
6 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
6 17 (47.22%) SAN
6 17 (47.22%) Benchmarking
6 17 (47.22%) QA
6 17 (47.22%) VMware
6 17 (47.22%) VMware ESX
6 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (47.22%) WebLOAD
6 17 (47.22%) NAS
6 17 (47.22%) AQtime
7 15 (41.67%) Internet
7 15 (41.67%) HTTP
8 13 (36.11%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (36.11%) Telecoms
8 13 (36.11%) Wireshark
9 11 (30.56%) Computer Science
10 10 (27.78%) Firewall

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing IMAP 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 IMAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (47.22%) IIS
2 8 (22.22%) Lotus Domino
2 8 (22.22%) GroupWise
3 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (11.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (100.00%) SMTP
2 17 (47.22%) LDAP
2 17 (47.22%) SAN
2 17 (47.22%) NAS
3 15 (41.67%) Internet
3 15 (41.67%) HTTP
4 13 (36.11%) Wireshark
5 10 (27.78%) Firewall
6 9 (25.00%) SCTP
6 9 (25.00%) M3UA
6 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (25.00%) SMPP
6 9 (25.00%) Broadband
7 8 (22.22%) DMZ
7 8 (22.22%) DNS
8 6 (16.67%) POP3
8 6 (16.67%) SNMP
8 6 (16.67%) VPN
8 6 (16.67%) GPRS
9 4 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (47.22%) WebLOAD
1 17 (47.22%) AQtime
2 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (36.11%) Telecoms
2 9 (25.00%) Marketing
3 4 (11.11%) Finance
4 3 (8.33%) French Language
4 3 (8.33%) German Language
4 3 (8.33%) Italian Language
4 3 (8.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Test Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Performance Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Performance Test Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 6 (16.67%) Tester
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Mobility Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Escalation Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) MAPI
2 17 (47.22%) .NET
3 9 (25.00%) SOAP
4 6 (16.67%) HTML
5 4 (11.11%) J2EE
5 4 (11.11%) XML
5 4 (11.11%) XSLT
5 4 (11.11%) ODBC
5 4 (11.11%) Servlets
5 4 (11.11%) Flash
5 4 (11.11%) XHTML
5 4 (11.11%) SAML
5 4 (11.11%) CGI
5 4 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Computer Science
2 9 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 4 (11.11%) PMI
3 4 (11.11%) iPhone
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 4 (11.11%) Android
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (5.56%) Solaris
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Benchmarking
1 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 4 (11.11%) Project Management
3 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (11.11%) Email Migration
3 4 (11.11%) Software Distribution
3 4 (11.11%) Migration
3 4 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) SQL
2 18 (50.00%) C++
3 17 (47.22%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (22.22%) MCSE
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (22.22%) MCITP
3 4 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (11.11%) CCIE
3 4 (11.11%) CCNP
3 4 (11.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) QA
2 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
1 17 (47.22%) VMware ESX
1 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 6 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 6 (16.67%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Novell
3 4 (11.11%) Lotus
3 4 (11.11%) Citrix
3 4 (11.11%) SOTI
3 4 (11.11%) MobileIron
3 4 (11.11%) Google
4 3 (8.33%) Postini