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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 857 838 821
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -17
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 20 48 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.045% 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 29
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £35,000 £23,250
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +50.53%
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
17115 19406 17580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.80% 18.23% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14312 15461 14271
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
London -12 11 £46,500 +3.33% 3
East of England +5 7 £27,500 -31.25% 3
South East -13 1 £30,000 -50.00%
East Midlands - 1 - -
IMAP
UK

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 55 (90.16%) SMTP
2 53 (86.89%) DNS
3 47 (77.05%) Linux
4 35 (57.38%) Perl
5 34 (55.74%) Windows
5 34 (55.74%) HTTP
5 34 (55.74%) VMware
6 31 (50.82%) MySQL
7 29 (47.54%) Microsoft
8 27 (44.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (42.62%) Puppet
9 26 (42.62%) Nagios
9 26 (42.62%) Apache
9 26 (42.62%) MS Exchange
10 25 (40.98%) Configuration Management
11 24 (39.34%) VPN
12 23 (37.70%) PowerShell
13 22 (36.07%) Firewall
14 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
15 20 (32.79%) PostgreSQL
15 20 (32.79%) Ruby
15 20 (32.79%) Xen
16 19 (31.15%) Ubuntu
16 19 (31.15%) VLAN
16 19 (31.15%) DHCP
17 18 (29.51%) MS Excel
18 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
19 16 (26.23%) ZABBIX
19 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
19 16 (26.23%) Jenkins

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 26 (42.62%) Apache
1 26 (42.62%) MS Exchange
2 14 (22.95%) IIS
3 13 (21.31%) Tomcat
3 13 (21.31%) nginx
4 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (11.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (9.84%) Lync
9 5 (8.20%) Joomla!
9 5 (8.20%) WordPress
9 5 (8.20%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
11 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (3.28%) Moodle
13 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (1.64%) GlassFish
13 1 (1.64%) Jetty
13 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (29.51%) MS Excel
2 12 (19.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (90.16%) SMTP
2 53 (86.89%) DNS
3 34 (55.74%) HTTP
4 24 (39.34%) VPN
5 22 (36.07%) Firewall
6 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
7 19 (31.15%) DHCP
7 19 (31.15%) VLAN
8 15 (24.59%) SAN
9 14 (22.95%) POP3
9 14 (22.95%) Internet
10 11 (18.03%) Wireless
10 11 (18.03%) SSL
10 11 (18.03%) iSCSI
11 9 (14.75%) FTP
12 7 (11.48%) DMZ
12 7 (11.48%) OSPF
12 7 (11.48%) BGP
12 7 (11.48%) NAS
13 6 (9.84%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.82%) MySQL
2 20 (32.79%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
4 12 (19.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
2 16 (26.23%) Jenkins
3 10 (16.39%) Subversion
4 9 (14.75%) Maven
5 7 (11.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (11.48%) TeamCity
6 4 (6.56%) JIRA
7 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (11.48%) Billing
2 4 (6.56%) Marketing
2 4 (6.56%) Advertising
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Systems Administrator
1 22 (36.07%) Administrator
2 12 (19.67%) Support Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (16.39%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (16.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Systems Support Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Systems Support
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Support Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Communications Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Systems Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) MAPI
2 12 (19.67%) LAMP
3 7 (11.48%) Memcached
4 5 (8.20%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 4 (6.56%) Flash
5 4 (6.56%) COM
6 3 (4.92%) Sensu
7 2 (3.28%) HTML
8 1 (1.64%) .NET
8 1 (1.64%) SOAP
8 1 (1.64%) REST
8 1 (1.64%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Replication
2 11 (18.03%) iPhone
3 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.11%) Clustering
4 7 (11.48%) PDA
4 7 (11.48%) Blackberry
4 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
6 4 (6.56%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (77.05%) Linux
2 34 (55.74%) Windows
3 19 (31.15%) Ubuntu
4 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (18.03%) UNIX
6 11 (18.03%) Windows 8
6 11 (18.03%) Windows Vista
6 11 (18.03%) Android
7 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (11.48%) Windows XP
8 7 (11.48%) Mac OS
9 6 (9.84%) CentOS
10 4 (6.56%) Debian
11 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (3.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Configuration Management
2 16 (26.23%) DevOps
3 14 (22.95%) Load Balancing
4 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (14.75%) Time Management
4 9 (14.75%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (13.11%) Open Source
6 7 (11.48%) Service Delivery
7 6 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.56%) Software Licensing
9 4 (6.56%) Server Building
10 2 (3.28%) High Availability
10 2 (3.28%) Data Management
10 2 (3.28%) OO
11 1 (1.64%) ITIL
11 1 (1.64%) Service Management
11 1 (1.64%) Migration
11 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (57.38%) Perl
2 23 (37.70%) PowerShell
3 20 (32.79%) Ruby
4 14 (22.95%) Java
5 13 (21.31%) Python
6 10 (16.39%) Bash Shell
7 9 (14.75%) PHP
8 3 (4.92%) SQL
9 1 (1.64%) C
9 1 (1.64%) C#
9 1 (1.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) MCP
2 4 (6.56%) CCNA
2 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MCTS
3 1 (1.64%) MCITP
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
2 4 (6.56%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (44.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (32.79%) Xen
3 15 (24.59%) Hyper-V
4 14 (22.95%) KVM
5 12 (19.67%) Varnish
6 8 (13.11%) NFS
6 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
7 7 (11.48%) vSphere
7 7 (11.48%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (8.20%) iptables
8 5 (8.20%) Sendmail
9 4 (6.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (6.56%) Ceph
10 3 (4.92%) Terminal Services
11 2 (3.28%) VirtualBox
12 1 (1.64%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 26 (42.62%) Nagios
1 26 (42.62%) Puppet
2 16 (26.23%) ZABBIX
3 13 (21.31%) Cacti
4 8 (13.11%) Capistrano
5 7 (11.48%) Tivoli
5 7 (11.48%) Sysprep
5 7 (11.48%) Backup Exec
5 7 (11.48%) Vagrant
5 7 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (8.20%) cPanel
7 4 (6.56%) Icinga
8 1 (1.64%) logstash
8 1 (1.64%) Graylog
8 1 (1.64%) WMI
8 1 (1.64%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 34 (55.74%) VMware
2 29 (47.54%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.03%) Cisco
4 9 (14.75%) Red Hat
5 7 (11.48%) Apple
5 7 (11.48%) Symantec
5 7 (11.48%) Draytek
5 7 (11.48%) Veeam
5 7 (11.48%) Juniper
5 7 (11.48%) NetApp
6 4 (6.56%) Adobe
6 4 (6.56%) F5
6 4 (6.56%) Polycom
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle
8 1 (1.64%) HP
8 1 (1.64%) Lotus
8 1 (1.64%) CommVault
8 1 (1.64%) Zerto
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