The table below looks at the statistics for IMAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IMAP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 588 607 602
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 22 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.049% 0.062% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.38% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 22
Average salary £42,250 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £35,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £57,350
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £34,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +5.38%
IMAP
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7441 7435 9389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.74% 16.34% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6294 6109 7970
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IMAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IMAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

IMAP
Salary Trend in London

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

IMAP Salary Trend in London

IMAP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IMAP across the London region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

IMAP Salary Histogram in London

IMAP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IMAP within the London region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
City of London +27 9 £38,250 -23.50% 3
IMAP
England

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 25 (54.35%) Linux
1 25 (54.35%) SMTP
2 23 (50.00%) Windows
3 22 (47.83%) DNS
4 20 (43.48%) POP3
4 20 (43.48%) MS Excel
5 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
6 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
7 16 (34.78%) TCP/IP
7 16 (34.78%) Firewall
8 13 (28.26%) OpenBSD
8 13 (28.26%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
8 13 (28.26%) MS Office
8 13 (28.26%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (26.09%) Ubuntu
9 12 (26.09%) MySQL
9 12 (26.09%) Perl
9 12 (26.09%) PHP
9 12 (26.09%) Apache
9 12 (26.09%) Migration
10 11 (23.91%) Games
10 11 (23.91%) Solaris
10 11 (23.91%) Network Security
10 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
11 10 (21.74%) Office Communications Server
11 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (21.74%) OpenVPN
11 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 12 (26.09%) Apache
3 10 (21.74%) IBM Notes
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (21.74%) Lync
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (21.74%) Office Communications Server
4 8 (17.39%) IIS
5 6 (13.04%) nginx
6 4 (8.70%) ejabberd
6 4 (8.70%) Zope
6 4 (8.70%) Plone
7 3 (6.52%) MS Project Server
8 1 (2.17%) GlassFish
8 1 (2.17%) Jetty
8 1 (2.17%) GroupWise
8 1 (2.17%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 13 (28.26%) MS Office
3 3 (6.52%) MS Project
3 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (21.74%) Office 365
1 10 (21.74%) IaaS
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (54.35%) SMTP
2 22 (47.83%) DNS
3 20 (43.48%) POP3
4 16 (34.78%) Firewall
4 16 (34.78%) TCP/IP
5 11 (23.91%) Network Security
6 10 (21.74%) OpenVPN
6 10 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (21.74%) SSH
6 10 (21.74%) SSL
7 9 (19.57%) Internet
7 9 (19.57%) FTP
8 8 (17.39%) OpenLDAP
9 7 (15.22%) DHCP
9 7 (15.22%) VPN
10 6 (13.04%) Telnet
10 6 (13.04%) IPsec
11 4 (8.70%) OSPF
11 4 (8.70%) BGP
11 4 (8.70%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (26.09%) MySQL
3 4 (8.70%) MariaDB
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Emacs
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 11 (23.91%) Games
2 7 (15.22%) French Language
3 6 (13.04%) Back Office
4 5 (10.87%) Finance
5 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.35%) Marketing
6 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.35%) Electronics
7 1 (2.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Administrator
2 19 (41.30%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (32.61%) Linux Administrator
4 14 (30.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (21.74%) Senior Implementation Consultant
5 10 (21.74%) Senior Consultant
5 10 (21.74%) Consultant
5 10 (21.74%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Exchange Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Exchange Specialist
6 3 (6.52%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Security Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Junior
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Web Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) MAPI
2 3 (6.52%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.17%) LAMP
3 1 (2.17%) Java EE
3 1 (2.17%) Memcached
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) CSS
3 1 (2.17%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.70%) Open Source
4 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.35%) DTV
6 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.17%) Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.17%) Psychology
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.17%) iPhone
6 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Linux
2 23 (50.00%) Windows
3 13 (28.26%) OpenBSD
4 12 (26.09%) Ubuntu
5 11 (23.91%) Solaris
6 8 (17.39%) UNIX
7 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
8 6 (13.04%) Mac OS X
9 5 (10.87%) Debian
10 4 (8.70%) FreeBSD
11 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
11 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (2.17%) Android
11 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (2.17%) CentOS
11 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Kalman Filter
2 12 (26.09%) Migration
3 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (8.70%) Information Management
6 4 (8.70%) Web Development
6 4 (8.70%) Web Design
7 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.52%) Project Management
7 3 (6.52%) Data Governance
7 3 (6.52%) DevOps
8 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) Perl
1 12 (26.09%) PHP
2 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
3 7 (15.22%) VBScript
3 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
4 6 (13.04%) VBA
5 4 (8.70%) Python
5 4 (8.70%) Java
6 3 (6.52%) Ruby
6 3 (6.52%) C
7 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.35%) SQL
8 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.04%) MCP
4 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.52%) PMP
4 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
4 3 (6.52%) CEH
4 3 (6.52%) CISSP
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) MCITP
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) CCIE
5 1 (2.17%) CCNP
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.52%) Basel II
2 3 (6.52%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.17%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) NFS
3 8 (17.39%) Postfix
4 7 (15.22%) SpamAssassin
4 7 (15.22%) Samba
5 6 (13.04%) MDaemon
5 6 (13.04%) OpenSSH
6 5 (10.87%) Varnish
7 4 (8.70%) Ceph
8 3 (6.52%) KVM
9 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
10 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Nagios
1 6 (13.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (8.70%) Ansible
2 4 (8.70%) Ganeti
2 4 (8.70%) Bacula
2 4 (8.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (8.70%) HAProxy
3 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.52%) MIMEsweeper
3 3 (6.52%) ZABBIX
4 2 (4.35%) Cacti
5 1 (2.17%) Sysprep
5 1 (2.17%) Puppet
5 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Lotus
3 7 (15.22%) Intel
4 5 (10.87%) Cisco
5 4 (8.70%) HP
5 4 (8.70%) Hitachi
5 4 (8.70%) Symantec
6 3 (6.52%) Websense
6 3 (6.52%) Clearswift
6 3 (6.52%) VMware
6 3 (6.52%) Webroot
6 3 (6.52%) Postini
6 3 (6.52%) SAP
7 2 (4.35%) Juniper
8 1 (2.17%) NetApp
8 1 (2.17%) F5
8 1 (2.17%) Facebook
8 1 (2.17%) Twitter
8 1 (2.17%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.17%) SOTI
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