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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POP3 over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank - - 35
Permanent jobs citing POP3 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,250 £48,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-54.35% +26.62%
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
20 5 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.82% 7.46% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 17
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

POP3
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing POP3 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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