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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 216 211 218
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 1 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.019% 0.39% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.077% 1.29% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Average salary £30,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £43,000 £23,250
% change year-on-year
-33.13% +84.94%
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
1300 1785 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.19% 29.99% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 923 996 1105
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 1 September 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
Bracknell +25 1 £30,000 -
IMAP
South East

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) POP3
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
2 3 (60.00%) CDMA
2 3 (60.00%) GPRS
2 3 (60.00%) GSM
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) MAPI
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) SGSN
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) VMware

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) POP3
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
2 3 (60.00%) CDMA
2 3 (60.00%) GPRS
2 3 (60.00%) GSM
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) SGSN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (20.00%) snoop
4 1 (20.00%) Ethereal
4 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (20.00%) GGSN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Escalation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) MAPI
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware