The table below looks at the statistics for POP3 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POP3 over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank 838 790 826
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +36
Permanent jobs citing POP3 37 58 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.058% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.33% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 55 25
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
POP3
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
19424 17798 20495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.00% 17.71% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15519 14486 16959
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

POP3
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

POP3 Jobs Demand Trend in England

POP3
Salary Trend in England

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

POP3 Salary Trend in England

POP3
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing POP3 across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

POP3 Salary Histogram in England

POP3
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing POP3 within the England region over the 3 months to 2 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 -22 19 £47,500 -9.52% 2
South East -28 13 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £26,000 -
East of England - 2 £23,250 -
POP3
UK

POP3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 40 (70.18%) SMTP
2 35 (61.40%) TCP/IP
2 35 (61.40%) DNS
3 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
4 25 (43.86%) Firewall
5 23 (40.35%) Migration
5 23 (40.35%) Active Directory
5 23 (40.35%) SSL
5 23 (40.35%) Cisco
6 22 (38.60%) Linux
7 21 (36.84%) VoIP
7 21 (36.84%) IMAP
8 20 (35.09%) VPN
9 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 19 (33.33%) DHCP
9 19 (33.33%) Windows
9 19 (33.33%) MySQL
9 19 (33.33%) Network Security
10 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (26.32%) IPv6
11 15 (26.32%) PPP
11 15 (26.32%) RIP
11 15 (26.32%) SNMP
11 15 (26.32%) IKE
11 15 (26.32%) IPX
11 15 (26.32%) IPX/SPX
11 15 (26.32%) MS Exchange
11 15 (26.32%) WLAN
11 15 (26.32%) H.323
11 15 (26.32%) EIGRP

POP3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 15 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (15.79%) Apache
4 8 (14.04%) Lotus Domino
5 7 (12.28%) Drupal
5 7 (12.28%) nginx
5 7 (12.28%) Apache Solr
6 6 (10.53%) WordPress
7 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
8 4 (7.02%) GroupWise
8 4 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (5.26%) IBM Notes
9 3 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (5.26%) Lync
10 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (3.51%) CMS
10 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (3.51%) Joomla!
11 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) SaaS
2 4 (7.02%) Rackspace Cloud
2 4 (7.02%) Google Apps
2 4 (7.02%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.26%) Office 365
4 1 (1.75%) IaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (70.18%) SMTP
2 35 (61.40%) TCP/IP
2 35 (61.40%) DNS
3 25 (43.86%) Firewall
4 23 (40.35%) SSL
5 21 (36.84%) VoIP
5 21 (36.84%) IMAP
6 20 (35.09%) VPN
7 19 (33.33%) DHCP
7 19 (33.33%) Network Security
8 15 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
8 15 (26.32%) NetScaler
8 15 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (26.32%) HSRP
8 15 (26.32%) WLAN
8 15 (26.32%) PPP
8 15 (26.32%) RIP
8 15 (26.32%) SNMP
8 15 (26.32%) IKE
8 15 (26.32%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) MySQL
2 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.28%) MongoDB
4 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Subversion
1 7 (12.28%) JIRA
2 4 (7.02%) JMeter
General
1 9 (15.79%) Back Office
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
3 4 (7.02%) Legal
4 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.26%) Marketing
4 3 (5.26%) Electronics
4 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Consultant
2 15 (26.32%) Network Consultant
3 13 (22.81%) Security Consultant
3 13 (22.81%) Network Security Consultant
4 8 (14.04%) Architect
5 7 (12.28%) Administrator
5 7 (12.28%) Systems Manager
6 6 (10.53%) Systems Architect
6 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Exchange Administrator
7 4 (7.02%) Exchange Specialist
7 4 (7.02%) Cloud Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Junior
8 3 (5.26%) Implementation Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Security Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Service Manager
8 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) MAPI
2 12 (21.05%) HTML
3 10 (17.54%) Regular Expression
4 7 (12.28%) Web Services
5 6 (10.53%) XML
5 6 (10.53%) CSS
6 5 (8.77%) XHTML
6 5 (8.77%) .NET
6 5 (8.77%) Ajax
7 4 (7.02%) Memcached
7 4 (7.02%) J2EE
7 4 (7.02%) XSLT
7 4 (7.02%) Flash
7 4 (7.02%) Servlets
7 4 (7.02%) CGI
7 4 (7.02%) SAML
8 2 (3.51%) LAMP
9 1 (1.75%) ODBC
9 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.02%) Replication
2 4 (7.02%) PMI
3 3 (5.26%) DTV
4 2 (3.51%) iPhone
5 1 (1.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (38.60%) Linux
2 19 (33.33%) Windows
3 11 (19.30%) UNIX
4 4 (7.02%) FreeBSD
4 4 (7.02%) Mac OS X
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.51%) CentOS
6 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Phone
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.51%) Fedora
6 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Migration
2 15 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (22.81%) ITIL
4 9 (15.79%) Release Management
5 7 (12.28%) B2B
5 7 (12.28%) B2C
6 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.77%) Service Management
7 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.02%) ITSM
7 4 (7.02%) Identity Management
7 4 (7.02%) Data Security
7 4 (7.02%) Project Management
7 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.02%) Load Testing
7 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.02%) High Availability
7 4 (7.02%) Change Control
7 4 (7.02%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (7.02%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) PHP
2 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.79%) VBA
4 5 (8.77%) SQL
5 4 (7.02%) Java
6 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (21.05%) MCP
3 5 (8.77%) MCSE
4 4 (7.02%) PMI Certification
4 4 (7.02%) MCITP
5 3 (5.26%) Degree
5 3 (5.26%) CEH
5 3 (5.26%) CISSP
6 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) ISO 9001
1 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (40.35%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) MDaemon
3 4 (7.02%) Varnish
4 3 (5.26%) SpamAssassin
4 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) ZABBIX
1 7 (12.28%) Capistrano
1 7 (12.28%) HAProxy
2 5 (8.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.26%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (1.75%) Nagios
5 1 (1.75%) Cacti
5 1 (1.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
2 23 (40.35%) Cisco
3 15 (26.32%) F5
3 15 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 11 (19.30%) Lotus
5 7 (12.28%) VMware
5 7 (12.28%) Rackspace
6 6 (10.53%) Postini
7 5 (8.77%) Symantec
8 4 (7.02%) Citrix
8 4 (7.02%) Novell
8 4 (7.02%) Oracle
8 4 (7.02%) Google
9 3 (5.26%) Webroot
9 3 (5.26%) SAP
9 3 (5.26%) Websense
9 3 (5.26%) Clearswift
10 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
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