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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
UK / England
Rank 815 904 892
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -12
Permanent jobs citing POP3 25 14 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.015% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.090% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 35
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £20,480 £20,475
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
13236 15583 17957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.75% 16.88% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10869 13060 14678
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +59 9 £65,000 +217.38%
West Midlands - 6 £50,000 -
South West - 4 £32,500 -
South East +62 3 £56,250 -6.25%
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
POP3
UK

POP3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 44 (91.67%) SMTP
2 35 (72.92%) DNS
3 34 (70.83%) IMAP
4 27 (56.25%) Windows
5 24 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 21 (43.75%) DHCP
7 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
7 17 (35.42%) Linux
8 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 15 (31.25%) VMware
10 14 (29.17%) SSL
10 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
11 13 (27.08%) LDAP
11 13 (27.08%) LAN
11 13 (27.08%) VoIP
11 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (27.08%) Office 365
12 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (25.00%) Broadband
12 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
12 12 (25.00%) Handset
13 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
13 11 (22.92%) Cisco
14 10 (20.83%) ICMP
14 10 (20.83%) FTP
14 10 (20.83%) Mentoring
15 9 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (18.75%) Mozilla Thunderbird
15 9 (18.75%) Migration
15 9 (18.75%) WLAN

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 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (16.67%) Apache
4 7 (14.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
6 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (8.33%) JBoss
6 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 3 (6.25%) Skype for Business
8 2 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.75%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.17%) MS Office
5 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) Office 365
2 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.08%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 44 (91.67%) SMTP
2 35 (72.92%) DNS
3 34 (70.83%) IMAP
4 24 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 21 (43.75%) DHCP
6 14 (29.17%) SSL
7 13 (27.08%) LAN
7 13 (27.08%) LDAP
7 13 (27.08%) VoIP
8 12 (25.00%) Broadband
9 10 (20.83%) FTP
9 10 (20.83%) ICMP
10 9 (18.75%) WLAN
11 8 (16.67%) HTTP
12 7 (14.58%) Internet
12 7 (14.58%) SAN
13 6 (12.50%) Firewall
13 6 (12.50%) Network Security
13 6 (12.50%) PSTN
13 6 (12.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) GitLab
2 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Technical Advisor
2 10 (20.83%) Technical Support
2 10 (20.83%) Technical Support Advisor
3 8 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Server Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Exchange Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Messaging Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Administrator
7 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Network Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) LAMP
2 4 (8.33%) MAPI
3 3 (6.25%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.08%) Ajax
4 1 (2.08%) CSS
4 1 (2.08%) Doctrine
4 1 (2.08%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) jQuery
4 1 (2.08%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Handset
2 8 (16.67%) Clustering
3 7 (14.58%) Blackberry
4 6 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
4 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
6 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (8.33%) PKI
7 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
8 1 (2.08%) SCADA
8 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (56.25%) Windows
2 17 (35.42%) Linux
3 8 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.58%) Unix
5 4 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (4.17%) Android
6 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Mentoring
2 9 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (18.75%) Migration
3 8 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 8 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (14.58%) High Availability
4 7 (14.58%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (12.50%) Information Security
5 6 (12.50%) Malware Analysis
5 6 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 6 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
5 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 6 (12.50%) SIEM
6 5 (10.42%) ITIL
6 5 (10.42%) Open Source
6 5 (10.42%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (8.33%) Server Hardening
7 4 (8.33%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) Java
2 7 (14.58%) Perl
2 7 (14.58%) PHP
3 5 (10.42%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) CISSP
2 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (12.50%) CCNP
3 6 (12.50%) GCIA
3 6 (12.50%) GCIH
3 6 (12.50%) SANS
4 3 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
2 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.25%) vSphere
4 3 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.17%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (12.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (8.33%) HP SIM
4 4 (8.33%) Nagios
4 4 (8.33%) OpenView
4 4 (8.33%) SCOM
5 3 (6.25%) SCCM
6 2 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) VMware
3 11 (22.92%) Cisco
4 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.42%) NetApp
6 4 (8.33%) Citrix
6 4 (8.33%) F5
6 4 (8.33%) HP
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle
7 3 (6.25%) Dell
7 3 (6.25%) Hitachi
7 3 (6.25%) MobileIron
8 2 (4.17%) BT
8 2 (4.17%) Openreach