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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank 840 809 822
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +13
Permanent jobs citing POP3 36 57 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.056% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.32% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 36
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £60,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.16%
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
19221 17728 20919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.98% 17.44% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15309 14445 17200
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 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -4 16 £52,500 -8.69% 2
South East -18 12 £39,250 +20.76%
East of England - 3 £27,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £30,250 - 1
North East - 2 £60,000 -
Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
POP3
UK

POP3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 44 (69.84%) SMTP
2 34 (53.97%) TCP/IP
3 33 (52.38%) DNS
4 32 (50.79%) IMAP
5 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
6 29 (46.03%) Firewall
7 27 (42.86%) Linux
8 25 (39.68%) SSL
8 25 (39.68%) Migration
9 23 (36.51%) VPN
10 22 (34.92%) Active Directory
11 21 (33.33%) Cisco
11 21 (33.33%) Windows
12 20 (31.75%) MS Exchange
12 20 (31.75%) VLAN
13 19 (30.16%) MS Excel
13 19 (30.16%) VoIP
13 19 (30.16%) MAPI
13 19 (30.16%) Internet
14 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (26.98%) MySQL
14 17 (26.98%) Network Security
15 16 (25.40%) UNIX
15 16 (25.40%) DHCP
15 16 (25.40%) Lotus
16 14 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
17 13 (20.63%) Cisco Nexus
17 13 (20.63%) HSRP
17 13 (20.63%) CheckPoint
17 13 (20.63%) MPLS

POP3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 20 (31.75%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (17.46%) Apache
4 9 (14.29%) IBM Notes
4 9 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
5 8 (12.70%) nginx
5 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
6 7 (11.11%) Apache Solr
6 7 (11.11%) Lync
6 7 (11.11%) Drupal
7 6 (9.52%) WordPress
7 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
9 4 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (4.76%) GroupWise
11 2 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (3.17%) CMS
11 2 (3.17%) Joomla!
Applications
1 19 (30.16%) MS Excel
2 13 (20.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (3.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) SaaS
2 7 (11.11%) Office 365
3 6 (9.52%) IaaS
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.35%) Rackspace Cloud
5 3 (4.76%) Google Apps
5 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (69.84%) SMTP
2 34 (53.97%) TCP/IP
3 33 (52.38%) DNS
4 32 (50.79%) IMAP
5 29 (46.03%) Firewall
6 25 (39.68%) SSL
7 23 (36.51%) VPN
8 20 (31.75%) VLAN
9 19 (30.16%) Internet
9 19 (30.16%) VoIP
10 17 (26.98%) Network Security
11 16 (25.40%) DHCP
12 14 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
13 13 (20.63%) Frame Relay
13 13 (20.63%) IPsec
13 13 (20.63%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (20.63%) HSRP
13 13 (20.63%) PPP
13 13 (20.63%) RIP
13 13 (20.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) MySQL
2 8 (12.70%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Subversion
1 7 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (6.35%) JMeter
General
1 9 (14.29%) Back Office
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Legal
4 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.17%) Electronics
5 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.17%) Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Consultant
2 12 (19.05%) Security Consultant
3 11 (17.46%) Network Consultant
4 10 (15.87%) Network Security Consultant
5 7 (11.11%) Systems Manager
5 7 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
5 7 (11.11%) Administrator
5 7 (11.11%) Architect
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (9.52%) Systems Architect
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Implementation Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Exchange Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Support
8 4 (6.35%) Exchange Specialist
9 3 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Escalation Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Cloud Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.16%) MAPI
2 12 (19.05%) HTML
3 10 (15.87%) Regular Expression
4 7 (11.11%) Web Services
5 5 (7.94%) CSS
6 4 (6.35%) .NET
6 4 (6.35%) Memcached
7 3 (4.76%) J2EE
7 3 (4.76%) XML
7 3 (4.76%) XSLT
7 3 (4.76%) Servlets
7 3 (4.76%) Flash
7 3 (4.76%) XHTML
7 3 (4.76%) CGI
7 3 (4.76%) SAML
7 3 (4.76%) LAMP
7 3 (4.76%) Ajax
8 1 (1.59%) ODBC
8 1 (1.59%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.35%) Replication
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) PMI
4 2 (3.17%) iPad
4 2 (3.17%) DTV
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Linux
2 21 (33.33%) Windows
3 16 (25.40%) UNIX
4 7 (11.11%) Solaris
5 4 (6.35%) FreeBSD
5 4 (6.35%) Mac OS X
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.76%) CentOS
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Migration
2 13 (20.63%) ITIL
2 13 (20.63%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (14.29%) Release Management
4 8 (12.70%) Load Balancing
5 7 (11.11%) B2B
5 7 (11.11%) B2C
6 6 (9.52%) Capacity Management
7 5 (7.94%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.35%) Service Management
8 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.35%) Data Security
8 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.35%) Load Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.35%) High Availability
8 4 (6.35%) Change Control
9 3 (4.76%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) PHP
2 10 (15.87%) PowerShell
3 9 (14.29%) VBA
4 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.94%) Perl
6 4 (6.35%) Java
7 3 (4.76%) C
7 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.17%) SQL
9 1 (1.59%) C++
9 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (19.05%) MCP
3 6 (9.52%) MCSE
4 5 (7.94%) Degree
5 3 (4.76%) CISSP
5 3 (4.76%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.76%) CEH
5 3 (4.76%) MCITP
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.17%) CCNA
7 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (34.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.29%) MDaemon
3 5 (7.94%) Varnish
4 3 (4.76%) SpamAssassin
4 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.59%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) ZABBIX
1 7 (11.11%) Capistrano
1 7 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 7 (11.11%) HAProxy
2 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (4.76%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
4 1 (1.59%) Cacti
Vendors
1 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 21 (33.33%) Cisco
3 16 (25.40%) Lotus
4 13 (20.63%) CheckPoint
5 10 (15.87%) F5
6 7 (11.11%) Rackspace
6 7 (11.11%) Symantec
6 7 (11.11%) VMware
7 5 (7.94%) Postini
8 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.76%) Google
9 3 (4.76%) Webroot
9 3 (4.76%) Websense
9 3 (4.76%) Clearswift
9 3 (4.76%) Novell
9 3 (4.76%) Citrix
10 2 (3.17%) Hitachi
10 2 (3.17%) SAP
11 1 (1.59%) Oracle
11 1 (1.59%) Nokia
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