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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 420 441 427
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 21 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.096% 0.046% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 0.22% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 24
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £33,800 £36,450
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
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
4869 4602 5474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.28% 21.25% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3627 3536 4585
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Hampshire -18 9 £33,500 +38.14% 1
Berkshire +6 7 £40,000 +19.40%
Kent - 5 £22,500 -
IMAP
England

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) SMTP
2 25 (55.56%) MAPI
3 24 (53.33%) Degree
4 23 (51.11%) Linux
5 20 (44.44%) HTTP
5 20 (44.44%) Internet
6 18 (40.00%) Firewall
6 18 (40.00%) IIS
7 17 (37.78%) Windows
8 16 (35.56%) VPN
9 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 15 (33.33%) VMware
9 15 (33.33%) VLAN
10 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (31.11%) TCP/IP
11 12 (26.67%) POP3
11 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
12 11 (24.44%) Load Balancing
12 11 (24.44%) SQL
12 11 (24.44%) LDAP
13 10 (22.22%) Perl
13 10 (22.22%) UNIX
13 10 (22.22%) C++
13 10 (22.22%) FTP
13 10 (22.22%) Solaris
13 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
14 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (20.00%) Benchmarking
14 9 (20.00%) Intel
14 9 (20.00%) SAN

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (40.00%) IIS
2 8 (17.78%) Apache
3 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.44%) GroupWise
5 2 (4.44%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Office
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.22%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 45 (100.00%) SMTP
2 20 (44.44%) HTTP
2 20 (44.44%) Internet
3 18 (40.00%) Firewall
4 16 (35.56%) VPN
5 15 (33.33%) VLAN
6 14 (31.11%) TCP/IP
7 12 (26.67%) POP3
8 11 (24.44%) LDAP
9 10 (22.22%) FTP
10 9 (20.00%) Broadband
10 9 (20.00%) SMPP
10 9 (20.00%) NAS
10 9 (20.00%) SCTP
10 9 (20.00%) M3UA
10 9 (20.00%) SAN
11 8 (17.78%) DNS
11 8 (17.78%) Telnet
11 8 (17.78%) SSH
11 8 (17.78%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) WebLOAD
1 9 (20.00%) AQtime
2 3 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 9 (20.00%) Marketing
3 7 (15.56%) French Language
3 7 (15.56%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (22.22%) Administrator
2 9 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Systems Support
4 7 (15.56%) Systems Support Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Test Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Technical Support
7 4 (8.89%) Tester
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Test Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Escalation Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Tester
9 2 (4.44%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) MAPI
2 9 (20.00%) .NET
2 9 (20.00%) SOAP
3 8 (17.78%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) CGI
4 1 (2.22%) SAML
4 1 (2.22%) Ajax
4 1 (2.22%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) XSLT
4 1 (2.22%) ODBC
4 1 (2.22%) Flash
4 1 (2.22%) XHTML
4 1 (2.22%) J2EE
4 1 (2.22%) COM
4 1 (2.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 6 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.33%) iPhone
3 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.11%) PDA
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) Linux
2 17 (37.78%) Windows
3 10 (22.22%) Solaris
3 10 (22.22%) UNIX
4 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 6 (13.33%) Android
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Load Balancing
2 9 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.78%) Capacity Management
4 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.44%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.22%) Project Management
6 1 (2.22%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.22%) Migration
6 1 (2.22%) Email Migration
6 1 (2.22%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 10 (22.22%) Perl
2 10 (22.22%) C++
3 9 (20.00%) C#
3 9 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) MCSE
2 2 (4.44%) MCITP
3 1 (2.22%) CCIE
3 1 (2.22%) CCNP
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.67%) PureDisk
2 3 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 15 (33.33%) VMware
2 9 (20.00%) Intel
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco
3 5 (11.11%) Apple
3 5 (11.11%) Symantec
3 5 (11.11%) Draytek
4 1 (2.22%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.22%) SOTI
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) Juniper
4 1 (2.22%) Novell
4 1 (2.22%) Lotus
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago