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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 896 940 949
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +9
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 36 38 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.034% 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 34
Median salary £26,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,480 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £33,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-21.48% -32.50%

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
16647 19237 20671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.97% 17.31% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13854 15681 16513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 2016 within the UK.

IMAP Salary Histogram in the UK

IMAP
Top 27 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 29 June 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 +51 36 £26,500 -41.11% 3
London +25 18 £23,000 -63.20%
East of England +37 8 £26,500 -3.63% 1
Hertfordshire - 8 £26,500 -
Essex - 7 £26,500 -
South East +23 5 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Berkshire +20 3 £55,000 -
Reading +20 3 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £30,000 - 1
North West +32 2 £56,250 -
Chorley - 2 £56,250 -
Chesterfield - 2 £56,250 -
Derbyshire - 2 £56,250 -
East Midlands - 2 £56,250 -
Lancashire - 2 £56,250 -
South West - 1 £34,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Somerset - 1 £34,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £27,500 -
Walsall - 1 £30,000 - 1
Tamworth - 1 £30,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £27,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Bath - 1 £34,000 -
Aldershot - 1 £55,000 -

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 85 (95.51%) SMTP
2 77 (86.52%) Windows
3 71 (79.78%) DNS
4 54 (60.67%) Windows Server
5 53 (59.55%) Linux
6 51 (57.30%) Active Directory
7 50 (56.18%) Microsoft
7 50 (56.18%) DHCP
8 45 (50.56%) SQL Server
8 45 (50.56%) Firewall
9 44 (49.44%) TCP/IP
10 43 (48.31%) Android
11 41 (46.07%) MS Exchange
11 41 (46.07%) MAPI
12 38 (42.70%) MS Office
13 37 (41.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 36 (40.45%) MS Excel
14 36 (40.45%) SAN
15 35 (39.33%) NAS
16 34 (38.20%) Exchange Server 2003
16 34 (38.20%) Analytical Skills
16 34 (38.20%) Cisco
17 33 (37.08%) POP3
17 33 (37.08%) Windows Server 2003
17 33 (37.08%) Windows Vista
18 32 (35.96%) Exchange Server 2013
18 32 (35.96%) Apple
19 31 (34.83%) VPN
19 31 (34.83%) Exchange Server 2010
19 31 (34.83%) Exchange Server 2007

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 41 (46.07%) MS Exchange
2 34 (38.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 32 (35.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 31 (34.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 31 (34.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (32.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (14.61%) IIS
7 10 (11.24%) Apache
8 5 (5.62%) Jetty
8 5 (5.62%) Tomcat
9 3 (3.37%) Confluence
9 3 (3.37%) Joomla!
9 3 (3.37%) Moodle
9 3 (3.37%) nginx
9 3 (3.37%) OpenStack
9 3 (3.37%) Skype for Business
9 3 (3.37%) WebLogic
9 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
9 3 (3.37%) WordPress
10 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (42.70%) MS Office
2 36 (40.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Documaker
1 3 (3.37%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Office 365
2 3 (3.37%) GitHub
3 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.25%) Google Apps
3 2 (2.25%) IaaS
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 85 (95.51%) SMTP
2 71 (79.78%) DNS
3 50 (56.18%) DHCP
4 45 (50.56%) Firewall
5 44 (49.44%) TCP/IP
6 36 (40.45%) SAN
7 35 (39.33%) NAS
8 33 (37.08%) POP3
9 31 (34.83%) VPN
10 29 (32.58%) DMZ
10 29 (32.58%) VLAN
10 29 (32.58%) Wireless
11 27 (30.34%) Internet
12 25 (28.09%) Broadband
13 23 (25.84%) LLU
14 16 (17.98%) VoIP
15 13 (14.61%) WAN
16 12 (13.48%) Wi-Fi
16 12 (13.48%) Wireshark
17 10 (11.24%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (50.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.11%) MySQL
3 5 (5.62%) Couchbase
4 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.12%) MS Access
5 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.48%) AQtime
1 12 (13.48%) WebLOAD
2 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.62%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.37%) Gerrit
4 3 (3.37%) JIRA
4 3 (3.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (25.84%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.37%) Finance
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (37.08%) Support Engineer
2 24 (26.97%) IT Engineer
2 24 (26.97%) IT Support
2 24 (26.97%) IT Support Engineer
3 23 (25.84%) Senior Support Engineer
4 21 (23.60%) Systems Engineer
4 21 (23.60%) Systems Support
4 21 (23.60%) Systems Support Engineer
5 16 (17.98%) Senior IT Engineer
5 16 (17.98%) Senior IT Support
6 13 (14.61%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 10 (11.24%) Administrator
7 10 (11.24%) Analyst
7 10 (11.24%) Operations Analyst
7 10 (11.24%) Performance Tester
7 10 (11.24%) QA Tester
7 10 (11.24%) Software Tester
7 10 (11.24%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (11.24%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (11.24%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (46.07%) MAPI
2 12 (13.48%) .NET
3 9 (10.11%) LAMP
4 5 (5.62%) Dropwizard
4 5 (5.62%) Java EE
4 5 (5.62%) JMX
4 5 (5.62%) Swagger
5 3 (3.37%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 3 (3.37%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (3.37%) Middleware
5 3 (3.37%) RESTful
5 3 (3.37%) SOAP
5 3 (3.37%) YAML
6 2 (2.25%) Web Services
7 1 (1.12%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.12%) HTML
7 1 (1.12%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.12%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (38.20%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (32.58%) Blackberry
2 29 (32.58%) iPhone
2 29 (32.58%) PDA
3 24 (26.97%) Replication
4 15 (16.85%) Computer Science
5 8 (8.99%) Clustering
6 3 (3.37%) Fintech
7 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 77 (86.52%) Windows
2 54 (60.67%) Windows Server
3 53 (59.55%) Linux
4 43 (48.31%) Android
5 37 (41.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (37.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (37.08%) Windows Vista
7 30 (33.71%) Windows 7
8 29 (32.58%) Windows 10
8 29 (32.58%) Windows 8
8 29 (32.58%) Windows XP
9 28 (31.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (14.61%) CentOS
11 12 (13.48%) Mac OS
12 6 (6.74%) Debian
12 6 (6.74%) Unix
13 5 (5.62%) Solaris
13 5 (5.62%) Ubuntu
14 3 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (1.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (16.85%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (14.61%) Time Management
4 12 (13.48%) Benchmarking
4 12 (13.48%) Performance Engineering
5 10 (11.24%) B2B
5 10 (11.24%) CRM
6 8 (8.99%) DevOps
7 6 (6.74%) Open Source
8 4 (4.49%) High Availability
8 4 (4.49%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.49%) Migration
9 3 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.37%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.25%) Capacity Management
10 2 (2.25%) Integration Testing
10 2 (2.25%) Performance Testing
10 2 (2.25%) Release Management
10 2 (2.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.47%) SQL
2 12 (13.48%) Bash Shell
2 12 (13.48%) C#
2 12 (13.48%) C++
3 10 (11.24%) Perl
4 9 (10.11%) Python
5 7 (7.87%) PHP
6 5 (5.62%) Java
6 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (14.61%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) MCP
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.25%) PMP
3 1 (1.12%) MCSA
3 1 (1.12%) MCSE
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.48%) QA
2 5 (5.62%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.37%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (57.30%) Active Directory
2 31 (34.83%) Hyper-V
3 26 (29.21%) NFS
3 26 (29.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (13.48%) VMware ESX
5 10 (11.24%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (5.62%) Corosync
6 5 (5.62%) Sendmail
6 5 (5.62%) Squid
7 4 (4.49%) iptables
8 3 (3.37%) Docker
8 3 (3.37%) Samba
8 3 (3.37%) Varnish
8 3 (3.37%) VirtualBox
8 3 (3.37%) Xen
9 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (32.58%) Backup Exec
2 12 (13.48%) Perfmon
3 11 (12.36%) Nagios
4 8 (8.99%) Cacti
5 5 (5.62%) Bacula
5 5 (5.62%) HAProxy
6 4 (4.49%) cPanel
7 3 (3.37%) Ansible
7 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (3.37%) Puppet
7 3 (3.37%) Rancher
7 3 (3.37%) Sysdig
7 3 (3.37%) vRealize
8 1 (1.12%) SmoothWall
8 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (56.18%) Microsoft
2 34 (38.20%) Cisco
3 32 (35.96%) Apple
4 31 (34.83%) Draytek
5 27 (30.34%) VMware
6 22 (24.72%) Veeam
7 13 (14.61%) Red Hat
8 10 (11.24%) Openreach
9 5 (5.62%) HP
10 3 (3.37%) AppDynamics
10 3 (3.37%) BMC
10 3 (3.37%) IBM
10 3 (3.37%) IDERA
10 3 (3.37%) Intel
10 3 (3.37%) New Relic
10 3 (3.37%) Oracle
10 3 (3.37%) R1Soft
10 3 (3.37%) Sage
10 3 (3.37%) ServiceNow
10 3 (3.37%) Splunk
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Aerotron
Salary: Comptitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago