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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank 843 895 783
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -112
Permanent jobs citing POP3 28 22 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.020% 0.089%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.11% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 76
Average salary £20,475 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.50% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
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
17425 19196 19903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.70% 17.37% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14085 15397 16228
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +63 17 £20,475 -54.50% 1
East of England +25 5 £45,000 +5.88% 3
South East +7 4 £42,750 -5.00% 1
North East - 1 £35,000 -
North West - 1 - -
POP3
UK

POP3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 60 (90.91%) SMTP
2 43 (65.15%) DNS
2 43 (65.15%) Internet
3 42 (63.64%) Windows
4 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
5 35 (53.03%) IMAP
6 34 (51.52%) VPN
6 34 (51.52%) MS Office
7 30 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 30 (45.45%) Cisco
8 26 (39.39%) Linux
9 25 (37.88%) VoIP
9 25 (37.88%) Telecoms
10 22 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 21 (31.82%) CCNA
11 21 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (31.82%) UNIX
11 21 (31.82%) Firewall
11 21 (31.82%) BT
11 21 (31.82%) Cisco IOS
12 20 (30.30%) LLU
12 20 (30.30%) Broadband
12 20 (30.30%) Nokia
13 19 (28.79%) MS Exchange
14 17 (25.76%) MySQL
15 15 (22.73%) PHP
15 15 (22.73%) HTTP
15 15 (22.73%) Load Balancing
15 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
16 14 (21.21%) VLAN

POP3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (28.79%) MS Exchange
2 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (13.64%) IIS
6 7 (10.61%) IBM Notes
7 6 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (9.09%) Lync
8 3 (4.55%) Joomla!
8 3 (4.55%) WordPress
8 3 (4.55%) nginx
8 3 (4.55%) Moodle
8 3 (4.55%) Apache
9 2 (3.03%) GroupWise
10 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (51.52%) MS Office
2 30 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Office 365
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.58%) SaaS
2 5 (7.58%) IaaS
3 3 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 60 (90.91%) SMTP
2 43 (65.15%) DNS
2 43 (65.15%) Internet
3 35 (53.03%) IMAP
4 34 (51.52%) VPN
5 25 (37.88%) VoIP
6 22 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 21 (31.82%) Firewall
7 21 (31.82%) Cisco IOS
8 20 (30.30%) LLU
8 20 (30.30%) Broadband
9 15 (22.73%) HTTP
10 14 (21.21%) VLAN
11 12 (18.18%) SGSN
11 12 (18.18%) SSL
11 12 (18.18%) CDMA
11 12 (18.18%) GPRS
11 12 (18.18%) GSM
12 9 (13.64%) SAN
13 4 (6.06%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.76%) MySQL
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (37.88%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.06%) Marketing
3 3 (4.55%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Electronics
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Law
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 21 (31.82%) Graduate
2 21 (31.82%) 2nd Line Support
3 20 (30.30%) Technical Advisor
4 10 (15.15%) Consultant
5 6 (9.09%) IT Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Office 365 Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Security Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) Junior
7 4 (6.06%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Exchange Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Implementation Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) HTML
2 13 (19.70%) MAPI
3 5 (7.58%) Regular Expression
4 3 (4.55%) Sensu
4 3 (4.55%) Alternative PHP Cache
4 3 (4.55%) LAMP
5 2 (3.03%) CSS
5 2 (3.03%) XML
6 1 (1.52%) .NET
6 1 (1.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Clustering
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) DTV
2 3 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.52%) Psychology
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.52%) Cybercrime
3 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.52%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.52%) Social Media
3 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (63.64%) Windows
2 26 (39.39%) Linux
3 21 (31.82%) UNIX
4 12 (18.18%) Solaris
5 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.55%) CentOS
8 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Load Balancing
2 5 (7.58%) Malware Detection\Protection
2 5 (7.58%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (6.06%) Migration
3 4 (6.06%) ITIL
4 3 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (4.55%) Time Management
4 3 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (4.55%) DevOps
4 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (4.55%) Service Management
4 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.03%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.03%) High Availability
5 2 (3.03%) Cyber Security
5 2 (3.03%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.73%) PHP
2 12 (18.18%) Perl
3 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
4 6 (9.09%) Java
5 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.03%) SQL
7 2 (3.03%) Ruby
8 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.52%) C
8 1 (1.52%) C#
8 1 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) CCNA
1 21 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.58%) CEH
2 5 (7.58%) CISSP
3 4 (6.06%) Degree
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.52%) MCTS
5 1 (1.52%) MCITP
5 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) MCP
5 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 13 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (13.64%) Hyper-V
2 9 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.58%) SpamAssassin
3 5 (7.58%) Xen
4 3 (4.55%) Sendmail
4 3 (4.55%) iptables
4 3 (4.55%) VirtualBox
4 3 (4.55%) Varnish
5 1 (1.52%) XenApp
5 1 (1.52%) KVM
5 1 (1.52%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Nagios
2 5 (7.58%) MIMEsweeper
3 3 (4.55%) Cacti
3 3 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.55%) cPanel
3 3 (4.55%) Puppet
4 2 (3.03%) Capistrano
4 2 (3.03%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.52%) WSUS
5 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.52%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.52%) Graylog
5 1 (1.52%) logstash
5 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 30 (45.45%) Cisco
3 21 (31.82%) BT
4 20 (30.30%) Nokia
5 14 (21.21%) VMware
6 7 (10.61%) Lotus
7 5 (7.58%) Webroot
7 5 (7.58%) Postini
7 5 (7.58%) Websense
7 5 (7.58%) Clearswift
8 3 (4.55%) SAP
8 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.03%) Dell
9 2 (3.03%) Citrix
9 2 (3.03%) Novell
10 1 (1.52%) Google
10 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.52%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.52%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.52%) Meraki
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