The table below looks at the statistics for POP3 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POP3 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank 218 - 218
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing POP3 11 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% - 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £31,750
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 - £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £37,150
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.16%
POP3
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
1820 1736 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.50% 29.24% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1209 1087
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

POP3
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing POP3 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

POP3 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

POP3
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing POP3 across the Berkshire region.

POP3 Salary Trend in Berkshire

POP3
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing POP3 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

POP3 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

POP3
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing POP3 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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 - 4 £50,000 -
Slough - 1 £38,500 -
POP3
South East

POP3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing POP3 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 POP3.

1 20 (100.00%) SMTP
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (85.00%) VLAN
2 17 (85.00%) VPN
3 13 (65.00%) DNS
4 11 (55.00%) Internet
5 10 (50.00%) H.323
5 10 (50.00%) MPLS
5 10 (50.00%) OSPF
5 10 (50.00%) BGP
5 10 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 10 (50.00%) IGRP
5 10 (50.00%) TACACS
5 10 (50.00%) Frame Relay
5 10 (50.00%) IPsec
5 10 (50.00%) MAPI
5 10 (50.00%) SSL
5 10 (50.00%) Cisco
5 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 10 (50.00%) IPv6
5 10 (50.00%) DHCP
5 10 (50.00%) VoIP
5 10 (50.00%) WLAN
5 10 (50.00%) IKE
5 10 (50.00%) IPX
5 10 (50.00%) IPX/SPX
5 10 (50.00%) PPP
5 10 (50.00%) RIP
5 10 (50.00%) SNMP
5 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP

POP3
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing POP3 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 POP3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Lotus Domino
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) GroupWise
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (15.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) SMTP
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (85.00%) VLAN
2 17 (85.00%) VPN
3 13 (65.00%) DNS
4 11 (55.00%) Internet
5 10 (50.00%) MPLS
5 10 (50.00%) OSPF
5 10 (50.00%) BGP
5 10 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 10 (50.00%) IGRP
5 10 (50.00%) TACACS
5 10 (50.00%) H.323
5 10 (50.00%) IMAP
5 10 (50.00%) Frame Relay
5 10 (50.00%) IPsec
5 10 (50.00%) DHCP
5 10 (50.00%) SSL
5 10 (50.00%) IPv6
5 10 (50.00%) PPP
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Consultant
2 10 (50.00%) Network Consultant
3 9 (45.00%) Security Consultant
3 9 (45.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
5 3 (15.00%) Escalation Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Messaging Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) MAPI
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) J2EE
3 3 (15.00%) Servlets
3 3 (15.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) XSLT
3 3 (15.00%) Flash
3 3 (15.00%) XHTML
3 3 (15.00%) CGI
3 3 (15.00%) SAML
3 3 (15.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) UNIX
1 7 (35.00%) Solaris
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (30.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (20.00%) Change Control
4 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Identity Management
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCSE
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (15.00%) MCITP
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
1 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (15.00%) Google
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix
2 3 (15.00%) Novell
2 3 (15.00%) Lotus
3 2 (10.00%) Postini