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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank 824 823 822
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing POP3 39 34 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.035% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 43
Average salary £35,750 £55,000 £45,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +20.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,475 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £22,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+97.72% -52.43%
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
18163 16838 20270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.21% 17.18% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14710 13238 16651
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
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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 +16 19 £25,000 -56.52% 1
South East -8 14 £43,500 +31.81%
East of England - 5 £62,500 - 1
Yorkshire -5 1 £27,500 +25.00%
POP3
UK

POP3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 61 (80.26%) SMTP
2 48 (63.16%) Internet
3 43 (56.58%) IMAP
4 42 (55.26%) Windows
5 41 (53.95%) Microsoft
6 40 (52.63%) DNS
7 38 (50.00%) VPN
8 37 (48.68%) MS Office
9 32 (42.11%) Firewall
10 30 (39.47%) Linux
11 29 (38.16%) MS Excel
11 29 (38.16%) Cisco
12 25 (32.89%) VoIP
12 25 (32.89%) MS Exchange
12 25 (32.89%) UNIX
13 24 (31.58%) TCP/IP
13 24 (31.58%) VLAN
14 22 (28.95%) SSL
15 21 (27.63%) Telecoms
15 21 (27.63%) Cisco IOS
15 21 (27.63%) Exchange Server 2010
16 19 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
17 18 (23.68%) PowerShell
17 18 (23.68%) Load Balancing
17 18 (23.68%) MAPI
17 18 (23.68%) HTTP
18 17 (22.37%) CCNA
18 17 (22.37%) Cisco Certification
18 17 (22.37%) Solaris
19 16 (21.05%) IBM Notes

POP3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 25 (32.89%) MS Exchange
2 21 (27.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (21.05%) IBM Notes
5 13 (17.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (17.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (17.11%) Office Communications Server
6 12 (15.79%) IIS
6 12 (15.79%) Lync
7 4 (5.26%) Apache
8 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (2.63%) GroupWise
8 2 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.32%) nginx
Applications
1 37 (48.68%) MS Office
2 29 (38.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.11%) Office 365
2 12 (15.79%) IaaS
2 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.58%) SaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 61 (80.26%) SMTP
2 48 (63.16%) Internet
3 43 (56.58%) IMAP
4 40 (52.63%) DNS
5 38 (50.00%) VPN
6 32 (42.11%) Firewall
7 25 (32.89%) VoIP
8 24 (31.58%) TCP/IP
8 24 (31.58%) VLAN
9 22 (28.95%) SSL
10 21 (27.63%) Cisco IOS
11 18 (23.68%) HTTP
12 14 (18.42%) Broadband
12 14 (18.42%) CDMA
12 14 (18.42%) GPRS
12 14 (18.42%) GSM
12 14 (18.42%) LLU
12 14 (18.42%) SGSN
13 8 (10.53%) DHCP
14 7 (9.21%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) MySQL
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (27.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.26%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) Electronics
3 3 (3.95%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (30.26%) Consultant
2 20 (26.32%) Technical Support
3 15 (19.74%) 2nd Line Support
3 15 (19.74%) Graduate
4 14 (18.42%) Technical Advisor
5 12 (15.79%) Senior Consultant
6 11 (14.47%) Implementation Consultant
6 11 (14.47%) Senior Implementation Consultant
7 6 (7.89%) Security Consultant
8 5 (6.58%) Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Security Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Junior
9 4 (5.26%) IT Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.95%) Network Security Consultant
10 3 (3.95%) Data Centre Operations Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.68%) MAPI
2 16 (21.05%) HTML
3 5 (6.58%) Regular Expression
4 3 (3.95%) COM
5 2 (2.63%) CSS
5 2 (2.63%) XML
6 1 (1.32%) .NET
6 1 (1.32%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.95%) Clustering
3 3 (3.95%) DTV
4 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.63%) iPad
5 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.32%) Psychology
5 1 (1.32%) Open Source
5 1 (1.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (55.26%) Windows
2 30 (39.47%) Linux
3 25 (32.89%) UNIX
4 17 (22.37%) Solaris
5 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.95%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.32%) CentOS
8 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) Load Balancing
2 9 (11.84%) Capacity Management
2 9 (11.84%) Migration
3 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (9.21%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (9.21%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (9.21%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (6.58%) ITIL
5 4 (5.26%) Information Management
6 3 (3.95%) Programme Management
6 3 (3.95%) E-Procurement
6 3 (3.95%) Service Management
6 3 (3.95%) Change Management
6 3 (3.95%) ITSM
6 3 (3.95%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.95%) Release Management
6 3 (3.95%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.63%) Cyber Security
8 1 (1.32%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.32%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.68%) PowerShell
2 13 (17.11%) PHP
3 7 (9.21%) Perl
4 5 (6.58%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.58%) Java
5 3 (3.95%) C
6 1 (1.32%) C#
6 1 (1.32%) C++
6 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (22.37%) CCNA
1 17 (22.37%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.58%) CEH
2 5 (6.58%) CISSP
2 5 (6.58%) MCSE
3 4 (5.26%) Degree
4 3 (3.95%) MCSA
4 3 (3.95%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.47%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.58%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (1.32%) KVM
5 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.32%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.32%) Varnish
5 1 (1.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (6.58%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.32%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 41 (53.95%) Microsoft
2 29 (38.16%) Cisco
3 16 (21.05%) Lotus
4 14 (18.42%) Nokia
4 14 (18.42%) BT
5 12 (15.79%) VMware
6 7 (9.21%) CheckPoint
7 5 (6.58%) Websense
7 5 (6.58%) Clearswift
7 5 (6.58%) Webroot
7 5 (6.58%) Postini
8 4 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.26%) Hitachi
9 3 (3.95%) SAP
10 2 (2.63%) Novell
10 2 (2.63%) Symantec
11 1 (1.32%) NETGEAR
11 1 (1.32%) Kaspersky
11 1 (1.32%) F5
11 1 (1.32%) Facebook
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