The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 847 872 825
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -47
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 31 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.026% 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 22
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £32,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £50,000 £20,750
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +140.96%
IMAP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17659 19346 19336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.11% 17.53% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14453 15586 15775
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +9 14 £37,500 -37.50% 3
London +23 13 £59,000 +24.21% 2
East of England +10 3 £27,500 -35.29%
North West - 1 - -
IMAP
UK

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 79 (88.76%) SMTP
2 67 (75.28%) DNS
3 66 (74.16%) Linux
4 49 (55.06%) HTTP
5 47 (52.81%) VMware
6 46 (51.69%) Perl
7 45 (50.56%) Windows
8 41 (46.07%) VMware Infrastructure
9 40 (44.94%) Microsoft
10 39 (43.82%) MySQL
11 37 (41.57%) MS Exchange
12 36 (40.45%) Firewall
13 34 (38.20%) MS Excel
13 34 (38.20%) Puppet
14 33 (37.08%) Configuration Management
15 32 (35.96%) Apache
16 31 (34.83%) VPN
17 30 (33.71%) POP3
18 29 (32.58%) Internet
18 29 (32.58%) Nagios
18 29 (32.58%) PostgreSQL
19 27 (30.34%) VLAN
19 27 (30.34%) SQL Server
19 27 (30.34%) IIS
20 26 (29.21%) Hyper-V
20 26 (29.21%) Windows Server 2012
21 25 (28.09%) PowerShell
21 25 (28.09%) Ubuntu
21 25 (28.09%) MAPI
21 25 (28.09%) DHCP

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 37 (41.57%) MS Exchange
2 32 (35.96%) Apache
3 27 (30.34%) IIS
4 17 (19.10%) nginx
5 16 (17.98%) Tomcat
5 16 (17.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (16.85%) SharePoint
7 14 (15.73%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (15.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (11.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (7.87%) Office Communications Server
9 7 (7.87%) Lync
10 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (4.49%) IBM Notes
11 3 (3.37%) Joomla!
11 3 (3.37%) Moodle
11 3 (3.37%) WordPress
12 2 (2.25%) Alfresco
12 2 (2.25%) CMS
12 2 (2.25%) GroupWise
Applications
1 34 (38.20%) MS Excel
2 17 (19.10%) MS Office
3 2 (2.25%) RoboHelp
3 2 (2.25%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.61%) Office 365
2 5 (5.62%) SaaS
3 3 (3.37%) Google Apps
4 2 (2.25%) IaaS
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 79 (88.76%) SMTP
2 67 (75.28%) DNS
3 49 (55.06%) HTTP
4 36 (40.45%) Firewall
5 31 (34.83%) VPN
6 30 (33.71%) POP3
7 29 (32.58%) Internet
8 27 (30.34%) VLAN
9 25 (28.09%) DHCP
10 23 (25.84%) TCP/IP
11 21 (23.60%) SAN
12 17 (19.10%) iSCSI
13 14 (15.73%) Wireless
14 13 (14.61%) SSL
15 10 (11.24%) CDMA
15 10 (11.24%) GPRS
15 10 (11.24%) GSM
15 10 (11.24%) DMZ
15 10 (11.24%) OSPF
15 10 (11.24%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (43.82%) MySQL
2 29 (32.58%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (30.34%) SQL Server
4 17 (19.10%) Relational Database
5 8 (8.99%) QlikView
6 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (21.35%) Git (software)
2 18 (20.22%) Jenkins
3 13 (14.61%) Subversion
4 12 (13.48%) Maven
5 6 (6.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (6.74%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.12%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (10.11%) Billing
2 5 (5.62%) Marketing
3 4 (4.49%) Advertising
4 3 (3.37%) Finance
5 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (32.58%) Systems Administrator
1 29 (32.58%) Administrator
2 15 (16.85%) Support Engineer
3 11 (12.36%) Systems Support
3 11 (12.36%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (12.36%) Systems Support Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 10 (11.24%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (10.11%) Senior Support Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Security Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Junior
7 5 (5.62%) Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Junior Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.09%) MAPI
2 15 (16.85%) LAMP
3 13 (14.61%) HTML
3 13 (14.61%) Memcached
4 5 (5.62%) Regular Expression
4 5 (5.62%) .NET
4 5 (5.62%) XML
5 3 (3.37%) CSS
5 3 (3.37%) Sensu
5 3 (3.37%) Alternative PHP Cache
6 2 (2.25%) OAuth2
6 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.25%) Web Services
6 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (2.25%) SAML
6 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.25%) XSD
6 2 (2.25%) XSLT
6 2 (2.25%) JMS
6 2 (2.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) iPhone
2 12 (13.48%) Replication
2 12 (13.48%) Computer Science
3 11 (12.36%) Blackberry
4 10 (11.24%) PDA
4 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (8.99%) Data Centre
5 8 (8.99%) Clustering
6 4 (4.49%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.25%) W3C
7 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.12%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 66 (74.16%) Linux
2 45 (50.56%) Windows
3 26 (29.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (28.09%) Ubuntu
5 23 (25.84%) UNIX
6 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (16.85%) Android
8 14 (15.73%) Windows 8
9 13 (14.61%) Windows Vista
10 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (11.24%) Solaris
11 10 (11.24%) Windows XP
12 9 (10.11%) Mac OS
13 4 (4.49%) CentOS
13 4 (4.49%) Debian
14 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
15 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.08%) Configuration Management
2 23 (25.84%) Load Balancing
3 16 (17.98%) Open Source
4 12 (13.48%) DevOps
5 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
6 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.87%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.62%) Time Management
8 5 (5.62%) Malware Detection\Protection
8 5 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.49%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.49%) Server Building
9 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.37%) Software Licensing
11 2 (2.25%) SDLC
11 2 (2.25%) API Design
11 2 (2.25%) High Availability
11 2 (2.25%) Data Management
11 2 (2.25%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.69%) Perl
2 25 (28.09%) PowerShell
3 24 (26.97%) Java
4 22 (24.72%) Ruby
5 16 (17.98%) Python
6 8 (8.99%) PHP
7 5 (5.62%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.49%) SQL
8 4 (4.49%) C#
8 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.12%) C++
10 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (15.73%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) CEH
2 5 (5.62%) CISSP
3 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.37%) MCP
3 3 (3.37%) CCNA
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.12%) MCTS
4 1 (1.12%) MCITP
4 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) QA
2 4 (4.49%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (46.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (29.21%) Hyper-V
3 23 (25.84%) Xen
4 16 (17.98%) Varnish
5 15 (16.85%) KVM
6 14 (15.73%) NFS
7 10 (11.24%) Active Directory
8 9 (10.11%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (10.11%) vSphere
9 8 (8.99%) Terminal Services
10 5 (5.62%) SpamAssassin
11 4 (4.49%) Ceph
11 4 (4.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (3.37%) VirtualBox
12 3 (3.37%) iptables
12 3 (3.37%) Sendmail
13 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
13 1 (1.12%) FreeRADIUS
13 1 (1.12%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 34 (38.20%) Puppet
2 29 (32.58%) Nagios
3 21 (23.60%) ZABBIX
4 17 (19.10%) Cacti
5 13 (14.61%) Tivoli
5 13 (14.61%) Sysprep
6 12 (13.48%) Backup Exec
7 7 (7.87%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (7.87%) Capistrano
8 6 (6.74%) Vagrant
9 5 (5.62%) MIMEsweeper
10 4 (4.49%) Icinga
11 3 (3.37%) cPanel
12 1 (1.12%) logstash
12 1 (1.12%) Graylog
12 1 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (1.12%) WMI
12 1 (1.12%) SCVMM
12 1 (1.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 47 (52.81%) VMware
2 40 (44.94%) Microsoft
3 19 (21.35%) Cisco
4 14 (15.73%) Juniper
5 13 (14.61%) NetApp
6 11 (12.36%) Apple
6 11 (12.36%) Symantec
7 10 (11.24%) Draytek
8 9 (10.11%) Veeam
9 8 (8.99%) F5
10 7 (7.87%) Red Hat
11 5 (5.62%) Webroot
11 5 (5.62%) Postini
11 5 (5.62%) Websense
11 5 (5.62%) Clearswift
12 4 (4.49%) Polycom
12 4 (4.49%) Fortinet
12 4 (4.49%) Lotus
12 4 (4.49%) Adobe
13 3 (3.37%) Google
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