The table below looks at the statistics for IMAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IMAP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 917 883 910
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +27
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 17 67 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.063% 0.024%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.098% 0.35% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 62 18
Average salary £27,500 £37,125 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% -7.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,650 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £66,750 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £33,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-17.91% +1.51%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17295 19322 17834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 18.14% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14387 15668 13992
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IMAP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IMAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IMAP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IMAP within the UK.

IMAP Salary Trend in the UK

IMAP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IMAP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 within the UK.

IMAP Salary Histogram in the UK

IMAP
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IMAP within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
England -50 17 £27,500 -25.92% 10
East of England +6 9 £26,500 -49.03% 2
Hertfordshire +4 8 £38,250 -26.44% 1
Essex - 5 £26,500 - 1
South East -8 4 £52,500 +56.71% 3
Berkshire -8 3 £52,500 +11.70% 2
Reading - 3 £52,500 - 2
London -21 2 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Midlands - 2 £27,500 -
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £27,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £27,500 -
Walsall - 1 £27,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 £27,500 -
Colchester - 1 £27,500 - 1

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 32 (88.89%) SMTP
2 29 (80.56%) DNS
3 27 (75.00%) Windows
4 26 (72.22%) TCP/IP
5 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
6 21 (58.33%) FTP
7 20 (55.56%) Linux
7 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
8 19 (52.78%) DHCP
9 15 (41.67%) MS Exchange
9 15 (41.67%) PHP
9 15 (41.67%) Bash Shell
9 15 (41.67%) Windows Server
10 14 (38.89%) Time Management
10 14 (38.89%) MySQL
10 14 (38.89%) Firewall
11 13 (36.11%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
12 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 12 (33.33%) SQL
12 12 (33.33%) SAN
12 12 (33.33%) VPN
13 11 (30.56%) VLAN
14 10 (27.78%) Degree
14 10 (27.78%) POP3
15 9 (25.00%) SSL
15 9 (25.00%) Replication
15 9 (25.00%) VMware
15 9 (25.00%) Nagios
15 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 15 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (19.44%) Apache
2 7 (19.44%) IIS
2 7 (19.44%) Joomla!
2 7 (19.44%) Moodle
2 7 (19.44%) nginx
2 7 (19.44%) WordPress
3 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.78%) Confluence
7 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Office
2 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Magento
2 1 (2.78%) Documaker
2 1 (2.78%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) GitHub
3 1 (2.78%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (88.89%) SMTP
2 29 (80.56%) DNS
3 26 (72.22%) TCP/IP
4 21 (58.33%) FTP
5 19 (52.78%) DHCP
6 14 (38.89%) Firewall
7 12 (33.33%) SAN
7 12 (33.33%) VPN
8 11 (30.56%) VLAN
9 10 (27.78%) POP3
10 9 (25.00%) SSL
11 8 (22.22%) SSH
12 6 (16.67%) HTTP
12 6 (16.67%) NAS
13 5 (13.89%) Internet
14 4 (11.11%) DMZ
14 4 (11.11%) Wireless
15 3 (8.33%) Wireshark
16 2 (5.56%) HTTPS
16 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) MySQL
2 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) MS Access
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) JIRA
2 3 (8.33%) AQtime
2 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) WebLOAD
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.78%) Gerrit
4 1 (2.78%) git-flow
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) IT Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) IT Support
2 7 (19.44%) Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (13.89%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Support Specialist
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (11.11%) Web Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Web Hosting Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Operations Support Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Alternative PHP Cache
1 7 (19.44%) COM
1 7 (19.44%) Flash
1 7 (19.44%) LAMP
1 7 (19.44%) LEMP Stack
1 7 (19.44%) MAPI
2 6 (16.67%) .NET
3 5 (13.89%) HTML
4 4 (11.11%) Web Services
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (8.33%) CSS
5 3 (8.33%) CSS3
5 3 (8.33%) Entity Framework
5 3 (8.33%) HTML5
5 3 (8.33%) jQuery
5 3 (8.33%) XML
6 2 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (2.78%) Classic ASP
7 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (25.00%) Replication
2 7 (19.44%) Clustering
3 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 4 (11.11%) iPhone
3 4 (11.11%) PDA
4 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.33%) Data Conversion
4 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 20 (55.56%) Linux
3 15 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 8 (22.22%) CentOS
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Vista
6 6 (16.67%) Android
6 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
8 4 (11.11%) Windows 10
8 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.78%) Debian
9 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.78%) Solaris
9 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Time Management
2 13 (36.11%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
3 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) Benchmarking
5 3 (8.33%) Database Tuning
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) Workflow
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps
6 2 (5.56%) High Availability
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.78%) BDD
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Release Management
7 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Bash Shell
1 15 (41.67%) PHP
2 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) Perl
4 6 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) C++
6 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.33%) VB
6 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) MCP
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) SLA
2 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) Xen
3 7 (19.44%) iptables
3 7 (19.44%) Sendmail
3 7 (19.44%) Varnish
3 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.56%) NFS
7 1 (2.78%) Docker
7 1 (2.78%) Samba
7 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.78%) VirtualBox
7 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Nagios
2 7 (19.44%) Cacti
2 7 (19.44%) cPanel
3 4 (11.11%) Backup Exec
4 3 (8.33%) Perfmon
5 2 (5.56%) Puppet
6 1 (2.78%) Ansible
6 1 (2.78%) Capistrano
6 1 (2.78%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.78%) SmoothWall
6 1 (2.78%) vRealize
6 1 (2.78%) WMI
6 1 (2.78%) WSUS
6 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 7 (19.44%) Apple
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco
5 5 (13.89%) Draytek
6 3 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Veeam
7 2 (5.56%) Google
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle
7 2 (5.56%) Sage
8 1 (2.78%) Acronis
8 1 (2.78%) AppDynamics
8 1 (2.78%) AVG
8 1 (2.78%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.78%) New Relic
8 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.78%) Splunk
8 1 (2.78%) Trend Micro
8 1 (2.78%) ZyXEL
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