The table below looks at the statistics for IMAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IMAP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 412 431 436
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 29 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.018% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.088% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 6
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +77.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £34,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,400 £40,000 £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £33,695 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.68% -15.76%
IMAP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4531 4560 5196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.75% 20.50% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3469 3535 4129
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IMAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IMAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IMAP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IMAP Salary Trend in the South East

IMAP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IMAP across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

IMAP Salary Histogram in the South East

IMAP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IMAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Berkshire +11 11 £44,500 +36.92% 1
Kent - 7 £30,000 -
East Sussex -15 6 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £24,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £43,500 -
Surrey - 1 £25,000 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
IMAP
England

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing IMAP 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 IMAP.

1 51 (98.08%) SMTP
2 43 (82.69%) Linux
3 30 (57.69%) VPN
3 30 (57.69%) Firewall
3 30 (57.69%) VLAN
4 28 (53.85%) MAPI
5 22 (42.31%) Load Balancing
6 21 (40.38%) VMware
6 21 (40.38%) DNS
6 21 (40.38%) HTTP
7 20 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (36.54%) POP3
9 18 (34.62%) MS Exchange
9 18 (34.62%) Windows
10 17 (32.69%) IIS
10 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
11 16 (30.77%) Perl
12 15 (28.85%) Solaris
12 15 (28.85%) UNIX
12 15 (28.85%) MS Excel
12 15 (28.85%) Internet
13 14 (26.92%) FTP
13 14 (26.92%) MS Office
13 14 (26.92%) Backup Exec
13 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
13 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (26.92%) Hyper-V
13 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (25.00%) Android
14 13 (25.00%) Windows 8

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing IMAP 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 IMAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 17 (32.69%) IIS
3 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (25.00%) Apache
4 13 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (11.54%) Tomcat
7 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
8 2 (3.85%) GroupWise
8 2 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 15 (28.85%) MS Excel
2 14 (26.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Office 365
2 5 (9.62%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 51 (98.08%) SMTP
2 30 (57.69%) VPN
2 30 (57.69%) Firewall
2 30 (57.69%) VLAN
3 21 (40.38%) DNS
3 21 (40.38%) HTTP
4 19 (36.54%) POP3
5 15 (28.85%) Internet
6 14 (26.92%) FTP
7 13 (25.00%) Wireless
7 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 13 (25.00%) DHCP
8 12 (23.08%) CDMA
8 12 (23.08%) GPRS
8 12 (23.08%) GSM
8 12 (23.08%) DMZ
8 12 (23.08%) SGSN
9 9 (17.31%) Telnet
9 9 (17.31%) SSH
10 8 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (11.54%) MySQL
2 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Subversion
1 6 (11.54%) Maven
1 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (15.38%) Games
1 8 (15.38%) French Language
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
1 16 (30.77%) Administrator
2 15 (28.85%) Support Engineer
3 14 (26.92%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (26.92%) Systems Support
3 14 (26.92%) Systems Support Engineer
4 13 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 13 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (11.54%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Support
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Development Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Engineering Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Software Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Head of Development
7 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (53.85%) MAPI
2 13 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (7.69%) SAML
3 4 (7.69%) OpenID
3 4 (7.69%) OAuth2
3 4 (7.69%) JMS
4 2 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (1.92%) COM
5 1 (1.92%) CSS
5 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 12 (23.08%) PDA
2 12 (23.08%) iPhone
2 12 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Open Source
3 4 (7.69%) Replication
4 2 (3.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.92%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 43 (82.69%) Linux
2 18 (34.62%) Windows
3 15 (28.85%) Solaris
3 15 (28.85%) UNIX
4 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 13 (25.00%) Android
5 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (23.08%) Windows Vista
6 12 (23.08%) Windows XP
7 9 (17.31%) Windows 7
8 4 (7.69%) Mac OS
9 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) Load Balancing
2 6 (11.54%) Capacity Management
2 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
3 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 4 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
4 1 (1.92%) Supplier Management
4 1 (1.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) Perl
2 10 (19.23%) Java
2 10 (19.23%) VBScript
3 6 (11.54%) Python
3 6 (11.54%) Ruby
4 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.92%) C#
4 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (26.92%) Hyper-V
3 7 (13.46%) KVM
4 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
4 6 (11.54%) Xen
5 4 (7.69%) vSphere
5 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.92%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.92%) MDaemon
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.92%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 14 (26.92%) Backup Exec
2 6 (11.54%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) Icinga
3 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.92%) Nagios
3 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) VMware
2 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
3 13 (25.00%) Apple
3 13 (25.00%) Symantec
3 13 (25.00%) Cisco
4 12 (23.08%) Draytek
5 10 (19.23%) Intel
6 7 (13.46%) Juniper
7 5 (9.62%) Google
8 4 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (7.69%) Veeam
9 2 (3.85%) Novell
9 2 (3.85%) Lotus
10 1 (1.92%) Nokia
10 1 (1.92%) Avaya
10 1 (1.92%) HP
10 1 (1.92%) Dell
10 1 (1.92%) McAfee
10 1 (1.92%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.92%) Kaspersky
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