The table below looks at the statistics for POP3 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POP3 over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank 143 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing POP3 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.045% 0.32% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 1.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
POP3
Berkshire

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
599 756 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.81% 30.05% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 415 429 503
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

POP3
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

POP3 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

POP3
Salary Trend in Reading

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

POP3 Salary Trend in Reading

POP3
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) IMAP
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

POP3
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) IMAP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA