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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing POP3 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £22,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+97.72% -52.43%
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
16 36 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 17.58% 17.91% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 32
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £14,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +167.85%
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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 26 February 2015, 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