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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank 882 958 944
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -14
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 17 19 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.017% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.10% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 33
Median salary £23,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,480 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £30,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -30.23%

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
16248 18278 21090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.86% 16.71% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13439 15159 16659
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,069
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 August 2016 within the UK.

IMAP Salary Histogram in the UK

IMAP
Top 13 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 28 August 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 +64 16 £26,500 -41.11% 4
London +41 5 £20,480 -55.95% 2
West Midlands - 5 £30,000 -
South East +30 3 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Berkshire +8 3 £50,000 +66.66% 1
East of England +5 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 - -
Cambridge - 3 - -
Reading - 2 £50,000 - 1
Tamworth - 1 £30,000 -
Walsall - 1 £30,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £30,000 -

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 73 (96.05%) SMTP
2 58 (76.32%) Windows
3 56 (73.68%) DNS
4 42 (55.26%) Linux
5 36 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 35 (46.05%) Active Directory
6 35 (46.05%) DHCP
7 34 (44.74%) Windows Server
8 33 (43.42%) Firewall
9 31 (40.79%) MS Exchange
10 30 (39.47%) POP3
11 29 (38.16%) TCP/IP
11 29 (38.16%) SQL Server
11 29 (38.16%) Internet
11 29 (38.16%) Android
12 28 (36.84%) MAPI
13 27 (35.53%) Broadband
14 26 (34.21%) MS Office
14 26 (34.21%) Telecoms
14 26 (34.21%) NAS
15 25 (32.89%) LLU
15 25 (32.89%) SAN
16 24 (31.58%) NFS
17 23 (30.26%) MS Excel
18 22 (28.95%) Cisco
18 22 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2003
18 22 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
18 22 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2007
18 22 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (27.63%) Exchange Server 2013

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 31 (40.79%) MS Exchange
2 22 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2003
2 22 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 21 (27.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (27.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (14.47%) Apache
6 9 (11.84%) IIS
7 6 (7.89%) Tomcat
8 5 (6.58%) Jetty
9 3 (3.95%) MindAlign
9 3 (3.95%) Skype for Business
10 2 (2.63%) IBM Domino
11 1 (1.32%) Confluence
11 1 (1.32%) Joomla!
11 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
11 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
11 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
11 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (34.21%) MS Office
2 23 (30.26%) MS Excel
3 10 (13.16%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Documaker
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.95%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) GitHub
2 1 (1.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 73 (96.05%) SMTP
2 56 (73.68%) DNS
3 35 (46.05%) DHCP
4 33 (43.42%) Firewall
5 30 (39.47%) POP3
6 29 (38.16%) Internet
6 29 (38.16%) TCP/IP
7 27 (35.53%) Broadband
8 26 (34.21%) NAS
9 25 (32.89%) LLU
9 25 (32.89%) SAN
10 20 (26.32%) VPN
11 19 (25.00%) DMZ
11 19 (25.00%) VLAN
11 19 (25.00%) VoIP
11 19 (25.00%) Wireless
12 14 (18.42%) WAN
13 13 (17.11%) LAN
14 12 (15.79%) ADSL
14 12 (15.79%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (38.16%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.16%) MySQL
3 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.58%) Couchbase
5 3 (3.95%) Big Data
6 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) AQtime
1 9 (11.84%) WebLOAD
2 7 (9.21%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.58%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.63%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.32%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.32%) JIRA
5 1 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 26 (34.21%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.21%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Support Engineer
2 17 (22.37%) Senior Support Engineer
3 14 (18.42%) IT Engineer
3 14 (18.42%) IT Support
3 14 (18.42%) IT Support Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Senior IT Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Senior IT Support
4 11 (14.47%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Systems Support
4 11 (14.47%) Systems Support Engineer
5 10 (13.16%) Administrator
5 10 (13.16%) Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (13.16%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Linux Administrator
6 9 (11.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (11.84%) Operations Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Performance Tester
6 9 (11.84%) Technical Operations Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (36.84%) MAPI
2 9 (11.84%) .NET
3 7 (9.21%) LAMP
4 5 (6.58%) Dropwizard
4 5 (6.58%) Java EE
4 5 (6.58%) JMX
4 5 (6.58%) Swagger
5 3 (3.95%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (2.63%) SOAP
7 1 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.32%) Alternative PHP Cache
7 1 (1.32%) JSON
7 1 (1.32%) Middleware
7 1 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.32%) REST
7 1 (1.32%) RESTful
7 1 (1.32%) SAML
7 1 (1.32%) Web Services
7 1 (1.32%) XMPP
7 1 (1.32%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 19 (25.00%) iPhone
2 19 (25.00%) PDA
3 18 (23.68%) Computer Science
4 17 (22.37%) Replication
5 6 (7.89%) Clustering
5 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.26%) Handset
7 3 (3.95%) Biology
7 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.95%) PKI
8 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.32%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 58 (76.32%) Windows
2 42 (55.26%) Linux
3 34 (44.74%) Windows Server
4 29 (38.16%) Android
5 22 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (27.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (27.63%) Windows Vista
7 19 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 19 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 19 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 11 (14.47%) CentOS
9 10 (13.16%) Mac OS
10 8 (10.53%) Unix
11 5 (6.58%) Debian
11 5 (6.58%) Solaris
11 5 (6.58%) Ubuntu
12 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (3.95%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (14.47%) Open Source
3 10 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (13.16%) Time Management
4 9 (11.84%) B2B
4 9 (11.84%) CRM
4 9 (11.84%) Performance Engineering
5 7 (9.21%) Benchmarking
6 6 (7.89%) DevOps
7 5 (6.58%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.26%) ITIL
9 3 (3.95%) Bioinformatics
9 3 (3.95%) Coaching
9 3 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.95%) Internal Audit
9 3 (3.95%) People Management
9 3 (3.95%) Process Improvement
9 3 (3.95%) Rapid Prototyping
9 3 (3.95%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.11%) Perl
1 13 (17.11%) Python
2 11 (14.47%) SQL
3 9 (11.84%) Bash Shell
3 9 (11.84%) C#
3 9 (11.84%) C++
4 6 (7.89%) Java
4 6 (7.89%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.95%) PHP
5 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
2 5 (6.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (46.05%) Active Directory
2 24 (31.58%) NFS
3 20 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 18 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (11.84%) VMware ESX
6 7 (9.21%) Sendmail
7 5 (6.58%) Corosync
7 5 (6.58%) Squid
8 4 (5.26%) Samba
8 4 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.95%) Postfix
9 3 (3.95%) Shibboleth
10 1 (1.32%) Docker
10 1 (1.32%) iptables
10 1 (1.32%) KVM
10 1 (1.32%) Snort
10 1 (1.32%) Varnish
10 1 (1.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 10 (13.16%) Nagios
3 9 (11.84%) Perfmon
4 6 (7.89%) Cacti
5 5 (6.58%) Bacula
5 5 (6.58%) HAProxy
6 4 (5.26%) Puppet
7 3 (3.95%) Ganglia
8 2 (2.63%) cPanel
9 1 (1.32%) Ansible
9 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.32%) QRadar
9 1 (1.32%) Rancher
9 1 (1.32%) RSA Archer
9 1 (1.32%) Sysdig
9 1 (1.32%) vRealize
Vendors
1 36 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 22 (28.95%) Cisco
3 20 (26.32%) Apple
3 20 (26.32%) Draytek
4 18 (23.68%) VMware
5 16 (21.05%) Veeam
6 9 (11.84%) Openreach
7 8 (10.53%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.26%) Oracle
9 3 (3.95%) IBM
9 3 (3.95%) Proofpoint
10 2 (2.63%) HP
10 2 (2.63%) Splunk
11 1 (1.32%) Avaya
11 1 (1.32%) BMC
11 1 (1.32%) Dell
11 1 (1.32%) Intel
11 1 (1.32%) New Relic
11 1 (1.32%) Sage
11 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 5 days ago