The table below looks at the statistics for POP3 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 POP3 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank 426 399 419
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +20
Permanent jobs citing POP3 9 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.055% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.26% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 22
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+36.15% -27.77%
POP3
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
4548 4160 5163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.93% 20.90% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3480 3276 4296
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

POP3
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

POP3 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

POP3
Salary Trend in the South East

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

POP3 Salary Trend in the South East

POP3
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing POP3 across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

POP3 Salary Histogram in the South East

POP3
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 POP3 within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 -10 7 £45,000 +36.36% 2
Surrey -11 1 £25,000 -39.39%
Hampshire - 1 £24,000 -
POP3
England

POP3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 20 (100.00%) SMTP
2 18 (90.00%) Firewall
3 17 (85.00%) VPN
3 17 (85.00%) VLAN
4 16 (80.00%) IMAP
4 16 (80.00%) Internet
5 14 (70.00%) MAPI
5 14 (70.00%) Linux
6 13 (65.00%) Solaris
6 13 (65.00%) UNIX
6 13 (65.00%) HTTP
6 13 (65.00%) Load Balancing
7 11 (55.00%) HTML
8 10 (50.00%) CDMA
8 10 (50.00%) GPRS
8 10 (50.00%) GSM
8 10 (50.00%) SGSN
9 8 (40.00%) Capacity Management
10 6 (30.00%) DHCP
10 6 (30.00%) DNS
11 5 (25.00%) Cisco
11 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 4 (20.00%) IKE
12 4 (20.00%) IPX
12 4 (20.00%) IPX/SPX
12 4 (20.00%) PPP
12 4 (20.00%) RIP
12 4 (20.00%) SNMP
12 4 (20.00%) SSL
12 4 (20.00%) IPv6

POP3
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) SMTP
2 18 (90.00%) Firewall
3 17 (85.00%) VPN
3 17 (85.00%) VLAN
4 16 (80.00%) IMAP
4 16 (80.00%) Internet
5 13 (65.00%) HTTP
6 10 (50.00%) CDMA
6 10 (50.00%) GPRS
6 10 (50.00%) GSM
6 10 (50.00%) SGSN
7 6 (30.00%) DHCP
7 6 (30.00%) DNS
8 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (20.00%) IKE
9 4 (20.00%) IPX
9 4 (20.00%) IPX/SPX
9 4 (20.00%) PPP
9 4 (20.00%) RIP
9 4 (20.00%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Technical Support
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Escalation Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Network Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Technician
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) MAPI
2 11 (55.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Solaris
2 13 (65.00%) UNIX
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (20.00%) Change Control
3 4 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) C#
1 1 (5.00%) C++
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (15.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (5.00%) KVM
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (5.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
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