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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 829 963 947
Rank change year-on-year
+134 -16
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 52 11 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.010% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.062% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 40
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,480 £19,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £72,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +41.79%

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
15411 17645 20432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.16% 16.58% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12487 14583 16456
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IMAP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing IMAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 December 2016 within the UK.

IMAP Salary Histogram in the UK

IMAP
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IMAP within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +98 34 £31,250 +4.16% 4
London +50 13 £24,500 -18.33% 3
South East - 5 £52,500 - 1
North West - 5 £42,500 -
East of England - 5 £23,000 -
South West +10 4 £27,750 -38.33%
Merseyside - 3 £42,500 -
Essex - 3 - -
Devon - 3 £27,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £50,000 -
Reading - 2 £40,000 -
Northampton - 2 £40,000 -
Manchester - 2 £47,500 -
Brentwood - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £23,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £53,750 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
City of London +26 1 £62,500 -16.66%
Gloucester -11 1 £36,000 +140.00%
Gloucestershire -13 1 £36,000 +140.00%
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £32,500 -

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing IMAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IMAP.

1 63 (90.00%) SMTP
2 45 (64.29%) POP3
3 40 (57.14%) DNS
3 40 (57.14%) VMware
4 37 (52.86%) TCP/IP
4 37 (52.86%) Linux
4 37 (52.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (50.00%) SSL
6 32 (45.71%) LDAP
7 31 (44.29%) Windows
8 30 (42.86%) Unix
9 27 (38.57%) Perl
9 27 (38.57%) DHCP
10 26 (37.14%) Finance
11 25 (35.71%) MySQL
11 25 (35.71%) Apache
12 24 (34.29%) Java
12 24 (34.29%) NetApp
13 23 (32.86%) LAN
13 23 (32.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (32.86%) Open Source
14 21 (30.00%) Problem Management
14 21 (30.00%) PHP
14 21 (30.00%) Nagios
14 21 (30.00%) LAMP
14 21 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
15 20 (28.57%) Red Hat Satellite
15 20 (28.57%) Data Centre
15 20 (28.57%) Red Hat
15 20 (28.57%) MS Exchange

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (35.71%) Apache
2 20 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 18 (25.71%) Tomcat
4 17 (24.29%) JBoss
5 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (7.14%) IIS
8 3 (4.29%) IBM Domino
8 3 (4.29%) MindAlign
8 3 (4.29%) Skype for Business
9 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
10 1 (1.43%) MQSeries
10 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Office
2 10 (14.29%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Office 365
2 3 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.86%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.43%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 63 (90.00%) SMTP
2 45 (64.29%) POP3
3 40 (57.14%) DNS
4 37 (52.86%) TCP/IP
5 35 (50.00%) SSL
6 32 (45.71%) LDAP
7 27 (38.57%) DHCP
8 23 (32.86%) LAN
9 18 (25.71%) VoIP
10 16 (22.86%) Firewall
10 16 (22.86%) Internet
11 15 (21.43%) Broadband
12 14 (20.00%) WAN
13 12 (17.14%) VPN
14 10 (14.29%) SAN
14 10 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (12.86%) WLAN
16 7 (10.00%) PSTN
17 6 (8.57%) ADSL
17 6 (8.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.71%) MySQL
2 10 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.29%) Big Data
4 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) JIRA
2 3 (4.29%) AQtime
2 3 (4.29%) LoadRunner
2 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.29%) WebLOAD
3 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.86%) JUnit
3 2 (2.86%) Subversion
3 2 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (37.14%) Finance
2 15 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
4 3 (4.29%) Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 18 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (15.71%) Technical Support
4 10 (14.29%) Technical Advisor
4 10 (14.29%) Technical Support Advisor
5 9 (12.86%) Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) Administrator
6 8 (11.43%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (7.14%) Junior
7 5 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Exchange Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.29%) Operations Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Performance Tester
9 3 (4.29%) Security Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Performance Tester
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) LAMP
2 8 (11.43%) MAPI
3 3 (4.29%) .NET
3 3 (4.29%) JSON
3 3 (4.29%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (4.29%) SOAP
3 3 (4.29%) Web Services
4 2 (2.86%) CCXML
4 2 (2.86%) RESTful
4 2 (2.86%) VXML
4 2 (2.86%) XML
5 1 (1.43%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.43%) Ajax
5 1 (1.43%) CSS
5 1 (1.43%) HTML
5 1 (1.43%) jQuery
5 1 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.43%) REST
5 1 (1.43%) SAML
5 1 (1.43%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 12 (17.14%) Handset
3 10 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.14%) Clustering
5 5 (7.14%) PKI
6 3 (4.29%) Biology
6 3 (4.29%) Driving Licence
6 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.29%) EPoS
6 3 (4.29%) iPad
7 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.43%) CCTV
8 1 (1.43%) Replication
8 1 (1.43%) SCADA
8 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (52.86%) Linux
2 31 (44.29%) Windows
3 30 (42.86%) Unix
4 23 (32.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (8.57%) CentOS
9 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (5.71%) Mac OS
11 3 (4.29%) Android
11 3 (4.29%) Solaris
11 3 (4.29%) SUSE
11 3 (4.29%) VMS
11 3 (4.29%) Windows Vista
12 2 (2.86%) Debian
12 2 (2.86%) Mac OS X
12 2 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
13 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Open Source
2 21 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 18 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (24.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 17 (24.29%) Server Hardening
4 17 (24.29%) Stress Testing
5 15 (21.43%) Project Management
6 14 (20.00%) Security Hardening
7 13 (18.57%) Migration
8 12 (17.14%) B2B
8 12 (17.14%) BCP
9 11 (15.71%) Change Management
9 11 (15.71%) Line Management
9 11 (15.71%) Risk Management
10 6 (8.57%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (8.57%) ITIL
11 4 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (4.29%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) Perl
2 24 (34.29%) Java
3 21 (30.00%) PHP
4 12 (17.14%) Python
4 12 (17.14%) SQL
5 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.29%) C#
8 3 (4.29%) C++
9 2 (2.86%) Ruby
10 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) CCNP
2 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.29%) CISSP
2 3 (4.29%) JNCIP
2 3 (4.29%) MCP
3 2 (2.86%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (52.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (27.14%) Active Directory
3 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.57%) Sendmail
5 5 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.29%) NFS
6 3 (4.29%) Postfix
6 3 (4.29%) Samba
6 3 (4.29%) Shibboleth
7 2 (2.86%) Docker
7 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.86%) VirtualBox
7 2 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (2.86%) vSphere
7 2 (2.86%) Xen
8 1 (1.43%) KVM
8 1 (1.43%) Snort
8 1 (1.43%) Varnish
8 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (30.00%) Nagios
2 20 (28.57%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (8.57%) Puppet
4 3 (4.29%) Ganglia
4 3 (4.29%) Perfmon
5 2 (2.86%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.86%) Packer
6 1 (1.43%) Cacti
6 1 (1.43%) cPanel
6 1 (1.43%) QRadar
6 1 (1.43%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 40 (57.14%) VMware
2 24 (34.29%) NetApp
3 20 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (15.71%) TOWER Software
6 9 (12.86%) Cisco
7 5 (7.14%) Juniper
7 5 (7.14%) Oracle
8 3 (4.29%) Dell
8 3 (4.29%) HP
8 3 (4.29%) IBM
8 3 (4.29%) Openreach
8 3 (4.29%) Proofpoint
9 2 (2.86%) BT
9 2 (2.86%) Citrix
9 2 (2.86%) EMC
9 2 (2.86%) F5
9 2 (2.86%) Symantec
10 1 (1.43%) Adobe
10 1 (1.43%) Apple
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