The first table below looks at the demand for IMAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IMAP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 325 312 337
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.055% 0.026% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £34,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £56,000 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,695 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.48% +10.00%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1958 2265 2265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.47% 19.26% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 2027 2013
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,100 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IMAP
London

IMAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IMAP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IMAP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

IMAP Salary Trend in the City of London

IMAP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IMAP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IMAP Salary Histogram in the City of London

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) SNMP
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
1 7 (77.78%) SSL
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (66.67%) NFS
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 6 (66.67%) UNIX
2 6 (66.67%) Apache
2 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (66.67%) Nagios
2 6 (66.67%) IPsec
2 6 (66.67%) Debian
2 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Subversion
2 6 (66.67%) Clustering
2 6 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 6 (66.67%) Java EE
2 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 6 (66.67%) GlassFish
2 6 (66.67%) Jetty
2 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 6 (66.67%) CentOS
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 6 (66.67%) Cacti

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 6 (66.67%) Apache
1 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 6 (66.67%) GlassFish
1 6 (66.67%) Jetty
1 6 (66.67%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SNMP
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
1 7 (77.78%) SSL
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) IPsec
2 6 (66.67%) OpenVPN
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) SMTP
5 1 (11.11%) FTP
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
1 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Subversion
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (66.67%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Clustering
1 6 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) DTV
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) UNIX
1 6 (66.67%) Debian
1 6 (66.67%) Ubuntu
1 6 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 6 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) NFS
1 6 (66.67%) FreeRADIUS
2 4 (44.44%) KVM
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Nagios
1 6 (66.67%) ZABBIX
1 6 (66.67%) Cacti
2 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Lotus
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) F5