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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 579 618 586
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -32
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 27 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.014% 0.061%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.087% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 6 17
Average salary £45,000 £53,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +53.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £56,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -
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
7387 6886 8407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.56% 15.75% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6169 5567 7040
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +23 16 £45,000 -16.27% 2
IMAP
England

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 33 (67.35%) Linux
2 32 (65.31%) SMTP
3 30 (61.22%) Windows
4 29 (59.18%) DNS
5 27 (55.10%) MS Excel
6 26 (53.06%) Perl
7 25 (51.02%) MS Exchange
7 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
8 24 (48.98%) PowerShell
9 23 (46.94%) Apache
10 22 (44.90%) MySQL
11 21 (42.86%) IIS
12 20 (40.82%) Internet
13 18 (36.73%) POP3
14 17 (34.69%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (32.65%) Ubuntu
15 16 (32.65%) Degree
16 15 (30.61%) Firewall
16 15 (30.61%) MS Office
16 15 (30.61%) Nagios
16 15 (30.61%) nginx
16 15 (30.61%) Varnish
17 14 (28.57%) Configuration Management
17 14 (28.57%) DHCP
17 14 (28.57%) NFS
18 13 (26.53%) HTTP
18 13 (26.53%) VMware
18 13 (26.53%) Open Source
19 12 (24.49%) Sysprep
19 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 25 (51.02%) MS Exchange
2 23 (46.94%) Apache
3 21 (42.86%) IIS
4 15 (30.61%) nginx
5 12 (24.49%) Lync
5 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (24.49%) IBM Notes
5 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
5 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (22.45%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (6.12%) ejabberd
8 3 (6.12%) MS Project Server
8 3 (6.12%) Zope
8 3 (6.12%) Plone
Applications
1 27 (55.10%) MS Excel
2 15 (30.61%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) MS Project
3 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (24.49%) Office 365
1 12 (24.49%) IaaS
2 5 (10.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (65.31%) SMTP
2 29 (59.18%) DNS
3 20 (40.82%) Internet
4 18 (36.73%) POP3
5 15 (30.61%) Firewall
6 14 (28.57%) DHCP
7 13 (26.53%) HTTP
8 12 (24.49%) SSL
8 12 (24.49%) iSCSI
9 11 (22.45%) SSH
10 10 (20.41%) FTP
11 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
11 8 (16.33%) Telnet
12 5 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (10.20%) OpenVPN
12 5 (10.20%) Network Security
12 5 (10.20%) NetScaler
13 4 (8.16%) OpenLDAP
14 3 (6.12%) Asterisk PBX
14 3 (6.12%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) MySQL
2 17 (34.69%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
4 8 (16.33%) QlikView
5 3 (6.12%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Emacs
General
1 12 (24.49%) Games
2 9 (18.37%) French Language
3 8 (16.33%) Billing
4 6 (12.24%) Finance
5 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
6 3 (6.12%) Electronics
6 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
6 3 (6.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Administrator
2 25 (51.02%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (24.49%) Senior Consultant
3 12 (24.49%) Consultant
4 11 (22.45%) Implementation Consultant
4 11 (22.45%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (22.45%) Senior Implementation Consultant
5 10 (20.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.20%) Security Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Junior
7 4 (8.16%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Principal Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Windows Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Web Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) Memcached
2 11 (22.45%) LAMP
3 5 (10.20%) Regular Expression
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Open Source
2 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
3 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.12%) DTV
6 1 (2.04%) Social Media
6 1 (2.04%) Psychology
6 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 33 (67.35%) Linux
2 30 (61.22%) Windows
3 16 (32.65%) Ubuntu
4 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (16.33%) UNIX
6 7 (14.29%) OpenBSD
7 5 (10.20%) Solaris
8 3 (6.12%) FreeBSD
8 3 (6.12%) Debian
9 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (14.29%) Migration
3 7 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.16%) Information Management
4 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.12%) Project Management
5 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.12%) Web Design
5 3 (6.12%) Web Development
5 3 (6.12%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (6.12%) Data Governance
6 2 (4.08%) Cyber Security
6 2 (4.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) Perl
2 24 (48.98%) PowerShell
3 9 (18.37%) PHP
3 9 (18.37%) VBScript
4 8 (16.33%) Shell Script
5 5 (10.20%) Java
6 3 (6.12%) Python
6 3 (6.12%) C
7 2 (4.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) CEH
2 5 (10.20%) CISSP
3 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.12%) PMP
3 3 (6.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.12%) Basel II
2 3 (6.12%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 15 (30.61%) Varnish
2 14 (28.57%) NFS
3 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
4 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
5 8 (16.33%) Terminal Services
5 8 (16.33%) SpamAssassin
6 4 (8.16%) Postfix
7 3 (6.12%) Ceph
8 2 (4.08%) KVM
8 2 (4.08%) OpenSSH
8 2 (4.08%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) Nagios
2 12 (24.49%) Tivoli
2 12 (24.49%) ZABBIX
2 12 (24.49%) Cacti
2 12 (24.49%) Sysprep
2 12 (24.49%) Puppet
3 7 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (10.20%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (6.12%) HAProxy
5 3 (6.12%) Ansible
5 3 (6.12%) Ganeti
5 3 (6.12%) Bacula
6 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.53%) VMware
3 12 (24.49%) NetApp
3 12 (24.49%) Lotus
4 9 (18.37%) Intel
5 8 (16.33%) Cisco
6 6 (12.24%) Juniper
7 5 (10.20%) Fortinet
7 5 (10.20%) Webroot
7 5 (10.20%) Postini
7 5 (10.20%) F5
7 5 (10.20%) Websense
7 5 (10.20%) Clearswift
8 4 (8.16%) Hitachi
9 3 (6.12%) SAP
9 3 (6.12%) HP
10 1 (2.04%) Facebook
10 1 (2.04%) Twitter
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