The first table below looks at the demand for IMAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IMAP over the 3 months to 16 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 879 780 818
Rank change year-on-year
-99 +38
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 23 83 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.078% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.39% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 53 68
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,100 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,597 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.33% +10.00%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19540 21218 21275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.09% 20.02% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15531 17216 17879
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IMAP
UK

IMAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IMAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

IMAP
Salary Trend in England

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

IMAP Salary Trend in England

IMAP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IMAP across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

IMAP Salary Histogram in England

IMAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IMAP within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -74 12 £52,500 +31.25% 2
South East -13 6 £30,750 +36.66% 2
South West +2 4 £33,695 - 1
East of England -12 1 £42,500 -5.55%
IMAP
UK

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 33 (62.26%) SMTP
2 30 (56.60%) Linux
3 25 (47.17%) DNS
4 22 (41.51%) Windows
5 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
6 17 (32.08%) FTP
6 17 (32.08%) VPN
7 16 (30.19%) LAN
7 16 (30.19%) Perl
7 16 (30.19%) Firewall
8 15 (28.30%) HTTP
9 14 (26.42%) TCP/IP
9 14 (26.42%) WAN
9 14 (26.42%) Apache
9 14 (26.42%) VMware
9 14 (26.42%) Degree
10 13 (24.53%) Clustering
10 13 (24.53%) MS Exchange
10 13 (24.53%) Java
10 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
10 13 (24.53%) SSL
11 12 (22.64%) Cisco
11 12 (22.64%) MySQL
11 12 (22.64%) Tomcat
11 12 (22.64%) Telecoms
12 11 (20.75%) Red Hat
12 11 (20.75%) Internet
12 11 (20.75%) Python
12 11 (20.75%) UNIX
12 11 (20.75%) Active Directory

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 14 (26.42%) Apache
2 13 (24.53%) MS Exchange
3 12 (22.64%) Tomcat
4 10 (18.87%) Jetty
5 8 (15.09%) Lync
5 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
6 7 (13.21%) GlassFish
6 7 (13.21%) nginx
7 4 (7.55%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (7.55%) GroupWise
8 3 (5.66%) IIS
9 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (3.77%) TWiki
10 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Office
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (62.26%) SMTP
2 25 (47.17%) DNS
3 17 (32.08%) FTP
3 17 (32.08%) VPN
4 16 (30.19%) LAN
4 16 (30.19%) Firewall
5 15 (28.30%) HTTP
6 14 (26.42%) TCP/IP
6 14 (26.42%) WAN
7 13 (24.53%) SSL
8 11 (20.75%) Internet
8 11 (20.75%) SNMP
9 9 (16.98%) Wireless
9 9 (16.98%) LDAP
9 9 (16.98%) OpenVPN
10 8 (15.09%) POP3
11 7 (13.21%) GPRS
11 7 (13.21%) Unified Communications
12 6 (11.32%) VoIP
12 6 (11.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) MySQL
3 10 (18.87%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.87%) Subversion
3 7 (13.21%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.77%) SCons
4 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.77%) WiX
4 2 (3.77%) MSBuild
4 2 (3.77%) Maven
4 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.77%) Bugzilla
4 2 (3.77%) MSI
General
1 12 (22.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Law
3 4 (7.55%) Legal
3 4 (7.55%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.66%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.77%) French Language
5 2 (3.77%) German Language
5 2 (3.77%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.89%) Electronics
6 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Administrator
1 14 (26.42%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (18.87%) Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Support Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Systems Developer
5 6 (11.32%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (11.32%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Exchange Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Director
7 2 (3.77%) IT Support
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Java EE
2 5 (9.43%) SOAP
3 4 (7.55%) ODBC
4 3 (5.66%) Web Services
5 2 (3.77%) REST
5 2 (3.77%) XML
5 2 (3.77%) J2EE
5 2 (3.77%) HTML
5 2 (3.77%) XML Schema
5 2 (3.77%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Clustering
2 9 (16.98%) Blackberry
2 9 (16.98%) Open Source
3 5 (9.43%) iPhone
4 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.55%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.55%) Replication
4 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.77%) Life Science
5 2 (3.77%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.89%) DTV
6 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) Linux
2 22 (41.51%) Windows
3 11 (20.75%) UNIX
4 10 (18.87%) Windows XP
4 10 (18.87%) Debian
5 9 (16.98%) Ubuntu
5 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
5 9 (16.98%) CentOS
6 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (11.32%) Solaris
8 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (7.55%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (7.55%) Android
10 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
11 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.89%) SELinux
12 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Load Balancing
2 10 (18.87%) Configuration Management
3 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
3 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.32%) High Availability
5 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.55%) Software Distribution
6 4 (7.55%) Web Design
6 4 (7.55%) Project Management
7 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.66%) Performance Management
7 3 (5.66%) Network Design
7 3 (5.66%) iOS Development
7 3 (5.66%) Network Management
7 3 (5.66%) Product Management
8 2 (3.77%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.77%) Release Management
8 2 (3.77%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) Perl
2 13 (24.53%) Java
3 11 (20.75%) Python
4 10 (18.87%) Bash Shell
4 10 (18.87%) SQL
5 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.77%) Ruby
7 2 (3.77%) Erlang
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
7 2 (3.77%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 9 (16.98%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (15.09%) CCNP
4 6 (11.32%) CCNA
5 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (9.43%) MCSE
6 4 (7.55%) MCITP
6 4 (7.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.55%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (18.87%) NFS
3 6 (11.32%) FreeRADIUS
3 6 (11.32%) KVM
4 4 (7.55%) XenApp
4 4 (7.55%) Terminal Services
5 3 (5.66%) Samba
6 2 (3.77%) OpenSSH
6 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.77%) Xen
6 2 (3.77%) Postfix
7 1 (1.89%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Puppet
2 9 (16.98%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (11.32%) ZABBIX
3 6 (11.32%) Cacti
3 6 (11.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) VMware
3 12 (22.64%) Cisco
4 11 (20.75%) Red Hat
5 6 (11.32%) Citrix
5 6 (11.32%) EMC
6 4 (7.55%) F5
6 4 (7.55%) SOTI
6 4 (7.55%) MobileIron
7 3 (5.66%) HP
7 3 (5.66%) JBoss
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle
8 2 (3.77%) Rackspace
8 2 (3.77%) Intel
8 2 (3.77%) Avaya
8 2 (3.77%) Juniper
9 1 (1.89%) Lotus
9 1 (1.89%) Apple
9 1 (1.89%) SAP
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