The table below looks at the statistics for POP3 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POP3 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing POP3 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.78% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.16%
POP3
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 27 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 22.22% 15.70% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 27
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% -39.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

POP3
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

POP3 Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

POP3
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

POP3 Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

POP3
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing POP3 within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
County Antrim - 4 £35,000 -
POP3
UK

POP3
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) CDMA
1 4 (100.00%) GPRS
1 4 (100.00%) GSM
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) MAPI
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) IMAP
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) SGSN
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) GGSN
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

POP3
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) CDMA
1 4 (100.00%) GPRS
1 4 (100.00%) GSM
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) IMAP
1 4 (100.00%) SGSN
2 2 (50.00%) GGSN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) MAPI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree