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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 433 449 442
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 16 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.090% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.42% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 6
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £20,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +171.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £50,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +112.76%
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
4526 5013 5274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.31% 21.41% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3541 3946 4204
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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
East Sussex - 8 £45,000 -
Kent - 5 £30,000 -
Berkshire -14 3 £30,000 -50.00% 1
IMAP
England

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 45 (97.83%) SMTP
2 37 (80.43%) Linux
3 31 (67.39%) DNS
4 28 (60.87%) VPN
4 28 (60.87%) VLAN
5 27 (58.70%) VMware
5 27 (58.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (54.35%) HTTP
7 23 (50.00%) Firewall
8 22 (47.83%) MAPI
9 19 (41.30%) Load Balancing
10 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
10 18 (39.13%) Java
10 18 (39.13%) Windows
11 17 (36.96%) SAN
12 16 (34.78%) POP3
12 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
12 16 (34.78%) Perl
13 15 (32.61%) MySQL
13 15 (32.61%) Apache
13 15 (32.61%) Tomcat
13 15 (32.61%) Python
13 15 (32.61%) Ruby
13 15 (32.61%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (32.61%) Relational Database
14 14 (30.43%) KVM
14 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
14 14 (30.43%) MS Excel

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 15 (32.61%) Apache
2 15 (32.61%) Tomcat
3 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (26.09%) IIS
5 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (23.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
7 2 (4.35%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (4.35%) GroupWise
8 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 13 (28.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Office 365
2 4 (8.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 45 (97.83%) SMTP
2 31 (67.39%) DNS
3 28 (60.87%) VLAN
3 28 (60.87%) VPN
4 25 (54.35%) HTTP
5 23 (50.00%) Firewall
6 17 (36.96%) SAN
7 16 (34.78%) POP3
8 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
8 13 (28.26%) DHCP
9 12 (26.09%) Wireless
10 11 (23.91%) DMZ
11 10 (21.74%) Internet
11 10 (21.74%) OSPF
11 10 (21.74%) BGP
11 10 (21.74%) CDMA
11 10 (21.74%) GPRS
11 10 (21.74%) GSM
11 10 (21.74%) SGSN
12 9 (19.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) MySQL
1 15 (32.61%) PostgreSQL
1 15 (32.61%) Relational Database
2 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Subversion
1 12 (26.09%) Maven
1 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
1 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
1 1 (2.17%) Retail
1 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (28.26%) Support Engineer
1 13 (28.26%) Administrator
2 12 (26.09%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) Systems Support
2 12 (26.09%) Systems Support Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Senior Support Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (15.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Exchange Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Development Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Engineering Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Head of Development
6 3 (6.52%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (47.83%) MAPI
2 11 (23.91%) HTML
3 3 (6.52%) .NET
3 3 (6.52%) SAML
3 3 (6.52%) OpenID
3 3 (6.52%) OAuth2
3 3 (6.52%) JMS
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Blackberry
2 11 (23.91%) PDA
2 11 (23.91%) iPhone
2 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (19.57%) Replication
4 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.52%) Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 37 (80.43%) Linux
2 18 (39.13%) Windows
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (26.09%) Android
4 12 (26.09%) Windows 8
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (26.09%) Ubuntu
5 11 (23.91%) Windows XP
5 11 (23.91%) Windows Vista
6 10 (21.74%) UNIX
6 10 (21.74%) Solaris
7 9 (19.57%) Mac OS
8 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.52%) Debian
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Load Balancing
2 12 (26.09%) Configuration Management
3 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
3 3 (6.52%) Open Source
3 3 (6.52%) Line Management
3 3 (6.52%) API Design
4 2 (4.35%) DevOps
4 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.17%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.17%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Manual Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) Java
2 16 (34.78%) Perl
3 15 (32.61%) Python
3 15 (32.61%) Ruby
4 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.35%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) C++
5 1 (2.17%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 27 (58.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
2 14 (30.43%) KVM
3 13 (28.26%) Xen
4 9 (19.57%) vSphere
4 9 (19.57%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
6 4 (8.70%) Ceph
7 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.17%) VirtualBox
7 1 (2.17%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Backup Exec
2 12 (26.09%) Puppet
3 4 (8.70%) Icinga
3 4 (8.70%) Nagios
4 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) VMware
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.09%) Symantec
3 12 (26.09%) Cisco
3 12 (26.09%) Apple
4 11 (23.91%) Draytek
5 10 (21.74%) Juniper
6 9 (19.57%) Veeam
7 4 (8.70%) Google
8 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.35%) Novell
9 2 (4.35%) Lotus
10 1 (2.17%) Nokia
10 1 (2.17%) HP
10 1 (2.17%) Dell
10 1 (2.17%) Avaya
10 1 (2.17%) McAfee
10 1 (2.17%) NETGEAR
10 1 (2.17%) Kaspersky
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