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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 612 630 608
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 9 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.033% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 5
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £42,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £60,000 £18,750
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +220.00%
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
6921 7825 7564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.67% 16.35% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5878 6504 6217
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 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
City of London +29 3 £44,500 -6.31%
IMAP
England

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 22 (81.48%) Perl
1 22 (81.48%) Linux
1 22 (81.48%) DNS
2 21 (77.78%) SMTP
3 19 (70.37%) Nagios
3 19 (70.37%) Puppet
4 18 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 18 (66.67%) ZABBIX
4 18 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 18 (66.67%) VMware
5 17 (62.96%) HTTP
5 17 (62.96%) Windows
6 16 (59.26%) MySQL
7 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
7 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
8 13 (48.15%) DevOps
9 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (40.74%) Cacti
10 11 (40.74%) nginx
10 11 (40.74%) Degree
10 11 (40.74%) Open Source
10 11 (40.74%) NFS
10 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
10 11 (40.74%) UNIX
10 11 (40.74%) Apache
10 11 (40.74%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (40.74%) Ubuntu
11 10 (37.04%) NetApp
11 10 (37.04%) Internet
11 10 (37.04%) Tivoli

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 11 (40.74%) Apache
2 11 (40.74%) nginx
3 10 (37.04%) IIS
4 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 5 (18.52%) Lync
5 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (14.81%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
7 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
7 1 (3.70%) Jetty
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) DNS
2 21 (77.78%) SMTP
3 17 (62.96%) HTTP
4 10 (37.04%) DHCP
4 10 (37.04%) Internet
4 10 (37.04%) iSCSI
5 7 (25.93%) POP3
6 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
6 5 (18.52%) Firewall
7 4 (14.81%) SCCP
7 4 (14.81%) H.323
7 4 (14.81%) SSL
7 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications
7 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP
7 4 (14.81%) WebEx
8 3 (11.11%) LDAP
9 1 (3.70%) VPN
9 1 (3.70%) SNMP
9 1 (3.70%) X.500
9 1 (3.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) MySQL
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (18.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (22.22%) TeamCity
2 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (33.33%) Billing
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (37.04%) Administrator
2 9 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Communications Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Office 365 Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Trainee Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Trainee
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Memcached
2 9 (33.33%) LAMP
3 4 (14.81%) MAPI
4 3 (11.11%) Regular Expression
4 3 (11.11%) Sensu
5 1 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (14.81%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
3 11 (40.74%) UNIX
3 11 (40.74%) Ubuntu
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (14.81%) Android
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.70%) CentOS
7 1 (3.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 13 (48.15%) DevOps
3 11 (40.74%) Open Source
4 9 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (14.81%) Server Building
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) Malware Detection\Protection
8 2 (7.41%) Data Management
9 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.70%) High Availability
9 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
9 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security
9 1 (3.70%) Functional Programming
9 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.70%) OO
9 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) Perl
2 18 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 7 (25.93%) Ruby
4 5 (18.52%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) CISSP
2 3 (11.11%) CEH
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (40.74%) NFS
3 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
3 10 (37.04%) Varnish
4 7 (25.93%) Xen
5 5 (18.52%) Terminal Services
6 4 (14.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (11.11%) SpamAssassin
8 2 (7.41%) VirtualBox
9 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
9 1 (3.70%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (3.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (70.37%) Nagios
1 19 (70.37%) Puppet
2 18 (66.67%) ZABBIX
3 11 (40.74%) Cacti
4 10 (37.04%) Sysprep
4 10 (37.04%) Tivoli
5 7 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (25.93%) Capistrano
6 6 (22.22%) Vagrant
7 3 (11.11%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (3.70%) logstash
8 1 (3.70%) Graylog
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (37.04%) NetApp
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) F5
5 4 (14.81%) Polycom
5 4 (14.81%) Adobe
6 3 (11.11%) Websense
6 3 (11.11%) Clearswift
6 3 (11.11%) Webroot
6 3 (11.11%) Postini
7 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.70%) Lotus
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) Juniper
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle