The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 297 335 320
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -15
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.083% 0.017% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.11% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 5
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £50,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £56,900
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
IMAP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1860 1825 2515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.06% 15.40% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1601 2224
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 13 (56.52%) SMTP
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Apache
3 11 (47.83%) SSH
3 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
3 11 (47.83%) Games
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 9 (39.13%) Degree
5 8 (34.78%) IIS
5 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
5 8 (34.78%) Windows
5 8 (34.78%) FTP
5 8 (34.78%) DNS
5 8 (34.78%) Perl
6 7 (30.43%) POP3
6 7 (30.43%) VBScript
6 7 (30.43%) Intel
6 7 (30.43%) Migration
6 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
6 7 (30.43%) Telnet
6 7 (30.43%) French Language
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (21.74%) MAPI
8 5 (21.74%) MCP
8 5 (21.74%) Varnish
8 5 (21.74%) MDaemon
8 5 (21.74%) nginx
8 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (21.74%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (52.17%) Apache
2 8 (34.78%) IIS
2 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
3 5 (21.74%) nginx
3 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (17.39%) ejabberd
4 4 (17.39%) Zope
4 4 (17.39%) Plone
5 3 (13.04%) MS Project Server
6 2 (8.70%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (8.70%) Lync
6 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (8.70%) IBM Notes
7 1 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
7 1 (4.35%) GroupWise
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (21.74%) MS Office
3 3 (13.04%) MS Project
3 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) SMTP
2 11 (47.83%) SSH
3 8 (34.78%) FTP
3 8 (34.78%) DNS
4 7 (30.43%) Telnet
4 7 (30.43%) POP3
5 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
6 4 (17.39%) Firewall
6 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (17.39%) Internet
6 4 (17.39%) OSPF
6 4 (17.39%) BGP
6 4 (17.39%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (17.39%) Network Security
6 4 (17.39%) Asterisk PBX
6 4 (17.39%) OpenVPN
6 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications
7 3 (13.04%) SSL
8 2 (8.70%) HTTP
9 1 (4.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
1 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (17.39%) MariaDB
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Emacs
General
1 11 (47.83%) Games
2 7 (30.43%) French Language
3 5 (21.74%) Back Office
3 5 (21.74%) Finance
4 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
5 2 (8.70%) Marketing
5 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (8.70%) Electronics
6 1 (4.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Administrator
2 12 (52.17%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (30.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (30.43%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Exchange Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Implementation Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Email Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) MAPI
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) Memcached
2 1 (4.35%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.70%) DTV
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) iPhone
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
4 4 (17.39%) Solaris
4 4 (17.39%) FreeBSD
4 4 (17.39%) Debian
4 4 (17.39%) OpenBSD
4 4 (17.39%) UNIX
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) Web Design
2 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
2 4 (17.39%) Web Development
2 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
3 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Software Distribution
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Perl
2 7 (30.43%) VBScript
3 5 (21.74%) VBA
4 4 (17.39%) Python
4 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 3 (13.04%) C
6 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (21.74%) MCP
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (13.04%) PMP
4 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.35%) MCITP
5 1 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (4.35%) CCIE
5 1 (4.35%) CCNP
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (13.04%) Basel II
1 3 (13.04%) Solvency II
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Varnish
2 5 (21.74%) MDaemon
3 4 (17.39%) Ceph
3 4 (17.39%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Nagios
2 4 (17.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (17.39%) HAProxy
2 4 (17.39%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) Ganeti
2 4 (17.39%) Bacula
3 2 (8.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (4.35%) XenMobile
4 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.35%) Cacti
4 1 (4.35%) Sysprep
4 1 (4.35%) Puppet
4 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Intel
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) HP
4 4 (17.39%) Symantec
5 3 (13.04%) SAP
6 2 (8.70%) Lotus
7 1 (4.35%) Juniper
7 1 (4.35%) NetApp
7 1 (4.35%) VMware
7 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.35%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) MobileIron
7 1 (4.35%) SOTI
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
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Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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