The table below looks at the statistics for POP3 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POP3 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank - - 240
Permanent jobs citing POP3 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
POP3
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1000 1078 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.87% 14.69% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 797 896 858
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

POP3
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing POP3 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

POP3 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

POP3
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing POP3 across the North West region.

POP3 Salary Trend in the North West

POP3
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

POP3
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft