The table below looks at the statistics for IMAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IMAP over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 98 138 143
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +5
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.24% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.85% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +26.43%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £26,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -26.89%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
333 586 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.36% 28.49% 29.62%
Number of salaries quoted 214 462 390
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

IMAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing IMAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IMAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IMAP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

IMAP Salary Trend in Reading

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing IMAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for IMAP.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) AQtime
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) WebLOAD
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Perfmon
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) MAPI

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Domino
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) AQtime
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) WebLOAD
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Performance Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Performance Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) IBM