The table below looks at the statistics for POP3 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POP3 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
UK / England
Rank 812 916 900
Rank change year-on-year
+104 -16
Permanent jobs citing POP3 23 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.018% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.10% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 33
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £24,800 £20,475
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,100 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.94%

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
12830 16420 18328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.25% 17.22% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10512 13778 14925
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

POP3
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing POP3 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

POP3 Salary Histogram in England

POP3
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing POP3 within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +87 12 £65,000 +198.98%
South West - 5 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
South East +39 1 - -
POP3
UK

POP3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing POP3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for POP3.

1 47 (92.16%) SMTP
2 38 (74.51%) IMAP
3 32 (62.75%) DNS
4 29 (56.86%) Windows
5 25 (49.02%) TCP/IP
6 22 (43.14%) Linux
6 22 (43.14%) DHCP
7 18 (35.29%) VMware
8 17 (33.33%) LDAP
9 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
10 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
11 14 (27.45%) SSL
11 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (25.49%) Office 365
12 13 (25.49%) HTTP
12 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
12 13 (25.49%) LAN
13 12 (23.53%) VoIP
13 12 (23.53%) Apache
13 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
13 12 (23.53%) Telecoms
13 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (21.57%) Mozilla Thunderbird
14 11 (21.57%) Cisco
14 11 (21.57%) Active Directory
14 11 (21.57%) WLAN
14 11 (21.57%) Broadband
15 10 (19.61%) FTP
15 10 (19.61%) ICMP

POP3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
2 12 (23.53%) Apache
3 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (17.65%) Tomcat
5 6 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (7.84%) JBoss
6 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
7 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
8 2 (3.92%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
2 11 (21.57%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.92%) MS Office
5 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Office 365
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.96%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.96%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 47 (92.16%) SMTP
2 38 (74.51%) IMAP
3 32 (62.75%) DNS
4 25 (49.02%) TCP/IP
5 22 (43.14%) DHCP
6 17 (33.33%) LDAP
7 14 (27.45%) SSL
8 13 (25.49%) HTTP
8 13 (25.49%) LAN
9 12 (23.53%) VoIP
10 11 (21.57%) Broadband
10 11 (21.57%) WLAN
11 10 (19.61%) FTP
11 10 (19.61%) ICMP
12 6 (11.76%) IPv4
12 6 (11.76%) IPv6
12 6 (11.76%) Network Security
12 6 (11.76%) SAN
12 6 (11.76%) SNMP
12 6 (11.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.96%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) GitLab
2 3 (5.88%) Artifactory
2 3 (5.88%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Technical Advisor
3 8 (15.69%) Technical Support
3 8 (15.69%) Technical Support Advisor
4 7 (13.73%) Server Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) IT Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) SOC Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Exchange Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Messaging Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Network Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Technical Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) LAMP
2 4 (7.84%) MAPI
3 3 (5.88%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.92%) Ajax
4 2 (3.92%) CSS
4 2 (3.92%) Doctrine
4 2 (3.92%) HTML
4 2 (3.92%) Symfony
5 1 (1.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Handset
2 8 (15.69%) Clustering
3 6 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 6 (11.76%) Cyber Attack
3 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.84%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) SCADA
5 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (56.86%) Windows
2 22 (43.14%) Linux
3 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (13.73%) Unix
6 4 (7.84%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.92%) Android
7 2 (3.92%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.96%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
1 10 (19.61%) Migration
2 9 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (15.69%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (13.73%) Load Balancing
4 7 (13.73%) Open Source
5 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (11.76%) High Availability
5 6 (11.76%) Information Security
5 6 (11.76%) Malware Analysis
5 6 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (11.76%) Network Architecture
5 6 (11.76%) Protective Monitoring
5 6 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 6 (11.76%) SIEM
6 5 (9.80%) ITIL
6 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (7.84%) Server Hardening
7 4 (7.84%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) Java
2 8 (15.69%) PHP
3 7 (13.73%) Perl
4 5 (9.80%) SQL
5 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.92%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) CISSP
2 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (11.76%) CCNP
3 6 (11.76%) GCIA
3 6 (11.76%) GCIH
3 6 (11.76%) SANS
4 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.88%) Degree
6 1 (1.96%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.96%) CCNA
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (21.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (11.76%) Dovecot
4 4 (7.84%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.88%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (11.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (11.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (7.84%) HP SIM
4 4 (7.84%) Nagios
4 4 (7.84%) OpenView
4 4 (7.84%) SCOM
5 2 (3.92%) Puppet
5 2 (3.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) VMware
2 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 11 (21.57%) Cisco
5 5 (9.80%) NetApp
6 4 (7.84%) Citrix
6 4 (7.84%) F5
6 4 (7.84%) HP
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle
7 3 (5.88%) BT
7 3 (5.88%) Openreach
8 2 (3.92%) Dell
8 2 (3.92%) Hitachi
8 2 (3.92%) MobileIron