The table below looks at the statistics for IMAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IMAP over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 98 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.15% 1.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,695 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+18.71% -2.33%
IMAP
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
186 175 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.63% 10.67% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 119 120 81
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £27,650 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £51,698
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

IMAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

IMAP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IMAP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

IMAP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IMAP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) POP3
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) POP3
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Email Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux