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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 821 813 841
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +28
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 52 39 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.039% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 45
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £52,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
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
19362 17365 21149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.16% 17.44% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15407 14236 17486
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
(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
London +11 25 £45,000 +16.12% 2
South East -8 22 £38,500 +28.33%
South West - 3 £22,750 -
East of England - 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £16,200 -
IMAP
UK

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 65 (76.47%) SMTP
2 47 (55.29%) Degree
3 41 (48.24%) Windows
3 41 (48.24%) Microsoft
4 34 (40.00%) MAPI
4 34 (40.00%) DNS
4 34 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 31 (36.47%) Active Directory
6 28 (32.94%) HTTP
7 27 (31.76%) Internet
7 27 (31.76%) Firewall
8 25 (29.41%) POP3
8 25 (29.41%) Linux
8 25 (29.41%) SQL
9 24 (28.24%) LDAP
10 23 (27.06%) Telecoms
11 22 (25.88%) SQL Server
12 21 (24.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (24.71%) VMware
13 19 (22.35%) Solaris
13 19 (22.35%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (21.18%) NAS
14 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (21.18%) C++
14 18 (21.18%) VPN
14 18 (21.18%) SAN
15 17 (20.00%) Benchmarking
15 17 (20.00%) SSL
15 17 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 17 (20.00%) C#

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 17 (20.00%) IIS
2 15 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 12 (14.12%) GroupWise
3 12 (14.12%) Lotus Domino
4 9 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (7.06%) Apache
5 6 (7.06%) nginx
6 4 (4.71%) Zope
6 4 (4.71%) Plone
7 3 (3.53%) MS Project Server
7 3 (3.53%) IBM Notes
7 3 (3.53%) Lync
7 3 (3.53%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.35%) Jetty
8 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
Applications
1 17 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) MS Office
3 3 (3.53%) MS Project
3 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (4.71%) Google Apps
2 3 (3.53%) Office 365
2 3 (3.53%) SaaS
3 1 (1.18%) IaaS
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 65 (76.47%) SMTP
2 34 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 34 (40.00%) DNS
3 28 (32.94%) HTTP
4 27 (31.76%) Internet
4 27 (31.76%) Firewall
5 25 (29.41%) POP3
6 24 (28.24%) LDAP
7 18 (21.18%) VPN
7 18 (21.18%) SAN
7 18 (21.18%) NAS
8 17 (20.00%) SSL
9 13 (15.29%) Wireshark
10 12 (14.12%) DMZ
10 12 (14.12%) GPRS
11 11 (12.94%) Broadband
11 11 (12.94%) FTP
11 11 (12.94%) SMPP
11 11 (12.94%) Network Security
12 10 (11.76%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.12%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (12.94%) MySQL
4 4 (4.71%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) WebLOAD
1 17 (20.00%) AQtime
2 4 (4.71%) Emacs
2 4 (4.71%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 23 (27.06%) Telecoms
2 12 (14.12%) Finance
2 12 (14.12%) Marketing
3 9 (10.59%) Back Office
4 4 (4.71%) French Language
4 4 (4.71%) German Language
4 4 (4.71%) Italian Language
4 4 (4.71%) Spanish Language
4 4 (4.71%) Games
5 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.53%) Electronics
6 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (23.53%) Administrator
2 15 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (12.94%) Test Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (10.59%) Performance Test Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Senior Design Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Performance Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Design Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Senior Test Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Tester
6 7 (8.24%) Consultant
7 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Performance Tester
8 5 (5.88%) Exchange Administrator
9 4 (4.71%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.71%) Mobility Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Exchange Specialist
9 4 (4.71%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.00%) MAPI
2 17 (20.00%) .NET
3 13 (15.29%) SOAP
4 8 (9.41%) ODBC
4 8 (9.41%) HTML
5 4 (4.71%) Flash
5 4 (4.71%) XHTML
5 4 (4.71%) Ajax
5 4 (4.71%) XML
5 4 (4.71%) XSLT
5 4 (4.71%) J2EE
5 4 (4.71%) Servlets
5 4 (4.71%) CGI
5 4 (4.71%) SAML
6 3 (3.53%) Regular Expression
7 1 (1.18%) Java EE
7 1 (1.18%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.76%) iPhone
2 10 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 9 (10.59%) Smartphone
4 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.71%) PMI
5 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.53%) DTV
6 3 (3.53%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.35%) Open Source
7 2 (2.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (48.24%) Windows
2 25 (29.41%) Linux
3 19 (22.35%) Solaris
4 16 (18.82%) Windows 7
5 12 (14.12%) UNIX
6 11 (12.94%) Windows XP
6 11 (12.94%) OpenBSD
6 11 (12.94%) Ubuntu
7 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (9.41%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (9.41%) Android
9 7 (8.24%) Mac OS X
10 5 (5.88%) Debian
11 4 (4.71%) FreeBSD
12 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (2.35%) Windows Vista
12 2 (2.35%) CentOS
12 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 16 (18.82%) Migration
4 14 (16.47%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (12.94%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (9.41%) Project Management
6 8 (9.41%) Software Distribution
7 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2
8 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.88%) Load Balancing
10 4 (4.71%) Web Development
10 4 (4.71%) Email Migration
10 4 (4.71%) Identity Management
10 4 (4.71%) Web Design
11 3 (3.53%) Programme Management
11 3 (3.53%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.53%) Capacity Management
11 3 (3.53%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.41%) SQL
2 18 (21.18%) C++
3 17 (20.00%) C#
4 11 (12.94%) PHP
5 9 (10.59%) VBA
6 8 (9.41%) Shell Script
7 7 (8.24%) Perl
8 5 (5.88%) Java
9 4 (4.71%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.71%) C
9 4 (4.71%) Python
9 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.53%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.53%) Erlang
11 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (55.29%) Degree
2 21 (24.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (14.12%) MCSE
3 12 (14.12%) MCITP
4 9 (10.59%) CCNA
4 9 (10.59%) MCP
4 9 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (9.41%) CCIE
5 8 (9.41%) CCNP
6 7 (8.24%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.53%) CEH
7 3 (3.53%) CISSP
7 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.53%) PMP
8 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.00%) QA
2 10 (11.76%) SLA
3 5 (5.88%) Solvency II
4 3 (3.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.53%) Basel II
System Software
1 31 (36.47%) Active Directory
2 19 (22.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 9 (10.59%) MDaemon
5 8 (9.41%) NFS
6 7 (8.24%) Samba
6 7 (8.24%) SpamAssassin
7 6 (7.06%) Postfix
7 6 (7.06%) OpenSSH
8 5 (5.88%) Varnish
9 1 (1.18%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) NetBackup
1 6 (7.06%) Backup Exec
1 6 (7.06%) PureDisk
2 5 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (5.88%) Nagios
3 4 (4.71%) HAProxy
3 4 (4.71%) Ansible
4 3 (3.53%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (2.35%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.35%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.18%) Cacti
6 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (48.24%) Microsoft
2 21 (24.71%) VMware
3 8 (9.41%) MobileIron
3 8 (9.41%) SOTI
4 7 (8.24%) Lotus
5 6 (7.06%) Postini
5 6 (7.06%) Cisco
6 5 (5.88%) SAP
6 5 (5.88%) Citrix
6 5 (5.88%) Symantec
7 4 (4.71%) Google
7 4 (4.71%) HP
7 4 (4.71%) Novell
8 3 (3.53%) Webroot
8 3 (3.53%) Websense
8 3 (3.53%) Clearswift
8 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.53%) Apple
9 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.18%) Avaya
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