The first table below looks at the demand for POP3 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POP3 over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank 102 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing POP3 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% - 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.15% - 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £27,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +37.09%
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
186 90 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.45% 7.42% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 111 56 72
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
POP3
Scotland

POP3
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

POP3 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

POP3
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

POP3 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

POP3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (100.00%) COM
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) IMAP
2 4 (80.00%) JNCIA
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (80.00%) xDSL
2 4 (80.00%) Junos
2 4 (80.00%) Lync
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Games
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) ADSL

POP3
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (80.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) IMAP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) xDSL
2 4 (80.00%) Junos
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) ADSL
General
1 4 (80.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) JNCIA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds