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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank 863 874 787
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -87
Permanent jobs citing POP3 20 22 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.020% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.11% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 75
Average salary £20,475 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.89% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%
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
17759 19613 19630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.24% 17.49% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14554 15787 16009
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
(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 +53 14 £20,475 -56.89% 1
South East +4 2 £30,000 -33.33% 3
East of England - 2 £62,500 -
North East - 1 £35,000 -
North West - 1 - -
POP3
UK

POP3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (96.83%) SMTP
2 43 (68.25%) DNS
2 43 (68.25%) Windows
3 40 (63.49%) Internet
4 39 (61.90%) Microsoft
5 35 (55.56%) VPN
6 34 (53.97%) MS Office
7 33 (52.38%) Cisco
8 30 (47.62%) MS Excel
8 30 (47.62%) IMAP
9 26 (41.27%) VoIP
10 24 (38.10%) CCNA
10 24 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (38.10%) BT
10 24 (38.10%) Cisco IOS
11 23 (36.51%) LLU
11 23 (36.51%) Telecoms
11 23 (36.51%) Nokia
11 23 (36.51%) Linux
11 23 (36.51%) Broadband
12 21 (33.33%) TCP/IP
13 18 (28.57%) UNIX
14 17 (26.98%) MS Exchange
14 17 (26.98%) MySQL
15 16 (25.40%) Firewall
16 15 (23.81%) VMware
16 15 (23.81%) PHP
17 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (20.63%) Load Balancing
19 12 (19.05%) VLAN

POP3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 17 (26.98%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (14.29%) IIS
5 4 (6.35%) IBM Notes
5 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (4.76%) Joomla!
6 3 (4.76%) Apache
6 3 (4.76%) WordPress
6 3 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (4.76%) nginx
6 3 (4.76%) Moodle
6 3 (4.76%) Lync
7 2 (3.17%) GroupWise
8 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (53.97%) MS Office
2 30 (47.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) SaaS
2 3 (4.76%) Office 365
3 2 (3.17%) IaaS
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.59%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 61 (96.83%) SMTP
2 43 (68.25%) DNS
3 40 (63.49%) Internet
4 35 (55.56%) VPN
5 30 (47.62%) IMAP
6 26 (41.27%) VoIP
7 24 (38.10%) Cisco IOS
8 23 (36.51%) LLU
8 23 (36.51%) Broadband
9 21 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 16 (25.40%) Firewall
11 12 (19.05%) HTTP
11 12 (19.05%) VLAN
12 10 (15.87%) SGSN
12 10 (15.87%) CDMA
12 10 (15.87%) GPRS
12 10 (15.87%) GSM
13 9 (14.29%) SAN
13 9 (14.29%) SSL
14 5 (7.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) MySQL
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (36.51%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Law
2 1 (1.59%) Retail
2 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Graduate
1 24 (38.10%) Technical Support
1 24 (38.10%) 2nd Line Support
2 23 (36.51%) Technical Advisor
3 7 (11.11%) Consultant
4 6 (9.52%) IT Manager
5 5 (7.94%) Administrator
5 5 (7.94%) Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Security Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Junior
6 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Exchange Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.17%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) HTML
1 11 (17.46%) MAPI
2 5 (7.94%) Regular Expression
3 3 (4.76%) Sensu
3 3 (4.76%) Alternative PHP Cache
3 3 (4.76%) LAMP
4 2 (3.17%) .NET
5 1 (1.59%) COM
5 1 (1.59%) CSS
5 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.59%) Cybercrime
3 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (68.25%) Windows
2 23 (36.51%) Linux
3 18 (28.57%) UNIX
4 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (15.87%) Solaris
5 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.76%) CentOS
7 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Load Balancing
2 5 (7.94%) Malware Detection\Protection
3 3 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (4.76%) DevOps
3 3 (4.76%) Time Management
3 3 (4.76%) ITIL
3 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.17%) Data Management
4 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.17%) Service Management
4 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.17%) High Availability
4 2 (3.17%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.59%) Cyber Security
5 1 (1.59%) Patch Management
5 1 (1.59%) Change Control
5 1 (1.59%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.59%) Web Application Development
5 1 (1.59%) Analytics
5 1 (1.59%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) PHP
2 12 (19.05%) Perl
3 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 6 (9.52%) Java
4 5 (7.94%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.17%) Ruby
6 2 (3.17%) SQL
6 2 (3.17%) C#
7 1 (1.59%) C++
7 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (38.10%) CCNA
1 24 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.94%) CISSP
2 5 (7.94%) CEH
3 4 (6.35%) Degree
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) MCTS
5 1 (1.59%) MCITP
5 1 (1.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.87%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 5 (7.94%) SpamAssassin
4 5 (7.94%) Xen
5 3 (4.76%) iptables
5 3 (4.76%) Varnish
5 3 (4.76%) VirtualBox
5 3 (4.76%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.59%) XenApp
6 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.59%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.59%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Nagios
2 5 (7.94%) MIMEsweeper
3 3 (4.76%) Cacti
3 3 (4.76%) Puppet
3 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.76%) cPanel
4 2 (3.17%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.17%) Capistrano
5 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.59%) WSUS
5 1 (1.59%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.59%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.59%) logstash
5 1 (1.59%) Graylog
Vendors
1 39 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (52.38%) Cisco
3 24 (38.10%) BT
4 23 (36.51%) Nokia
5 15 (23.81%) VMware
6 5 (7.94%) Webroot
6 5 (7.94%) Postini
6 5 (7.94%) Websense
6 5 (7.94%) Clearswift
7 4 (6.35%) Lotus
8 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.17%) Novell
9 2 (3.17%) Dell
9 2 (3.17%) Citrix
10 1 (1.59%) Juniper
10 1 (1.59%) Oracle
10 1 (1.59%) HP
10 1 (1.59%) Apple
10 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.59%) Google
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