The table below looks at the statistics for IMAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IMAP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 137 141 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.37% 0.10% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.56% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £38,250 £52,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £33,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-17.91% +1.51%
IMAP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
513 481 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.84% 24.05% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 434 394 311
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IMAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IMAP across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IMAP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IMAP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IMAP across the Hertfordshire region.

IMAP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

IMAP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IMAP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

IMAP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing IMAP 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 IMAP.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) SMTP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Replication
2 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) Apple
3 4 (50.00%) DMZ
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Nagios
3 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) LAMP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) MAPI
3 4 (50.00%) SSL
3 4 (50.00%) SLA
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) FTP
3 4 (50.00%) Apache
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) POP3

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing IMAP 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 IMAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 4 (50.00%) Moodle
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) nginx
1 4 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) SMTP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) DMZ
3 4 (50.00%) FTP
3 4 (50.00%) POP3
3 4 (50.00%) SSH
3 4 (50.00%) SSL
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Web Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Web Hosting Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Alternative PHP Cache
1 4 (50.00%) LAMP
1 4 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
1 4 (50.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Replication
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (50.00%) Clustering
2 4 (50.00%) iPhone
2 4 (50.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) CentOS
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) iptables
1 4 (50.00%) Sendmail
1 4 (50.00%) Varnish
1 4 (50.00%) Xen
2 2 (25.00%) NFS
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (50.00%) Cacti
1 4 (50.00%) cPanel
1 4 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Apple
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Draytek
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Veeam
2 2 (25.00%) VMware