The table below looks at the statistics for MAPI skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MAPI over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mail or Messaging Applications Programming Interface (MAPI)
Rank 873 897 882
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs citing MAPI 13 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.031% 0.011% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 15
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £36,750 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41308 45266 48103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.79% 40.87% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35467 38793 42572
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MAPI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MAPI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MAPI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MAPI
Salary Trend

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

MAPI Salary Trend in the UK

MAPI
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MAPI over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 within the UK.

MAPI Salary Histogram in the UK

MAPI
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MAPI within the UK over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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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 +5 9 £38,500 +10.00%
South East -6 9 £38,500 +10.00%
Berkshire +18 8 £38,500 +2.66%
Northern Ireland - 4 £35,000 -
County Antrim - 4 £35,000 -
Belfast - 4 £35,000 -
Slough - 1 £38,500 -
Stansted - 1 £25,000 -
Kent - 1 £25,000 -

MAPI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MAPI 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 MAPI.

1 35 (83.33%) IMAP
2 27 (64.29%) SMTP
3 26 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 21 (50.00%) POP3
5 20 (47.62%) C#
5 20 (47.62%) SQL
5 20 (47.62%) .NET
6 18 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 18 (42.86%) Degree
7 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
7 17 (40.48%) HTML
8 16 (38.10%) C++
9 14 (33.33%) Windows
9 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (33.33%) Firewall
9 14 (33.33%) VMware
10 13 (30.95%) VMware ESX
10 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (30.95%) WebLOAD
10 13 (30.95%) NAS
10 13 (30.95%) AQtime
10 13 (30.95%) QA
10 13 (30.95%) VLAN
10 13 (30.95%) Linux
10 13 (30.95%) IIS
10 13 (30.95%) VPN
10 13 (30.95%) SAN
10 13 (30.95%) Benchmarking
11 12 (28.57%) Internet
11 12 (28.57%) HTTP

MAPI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MAPI 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 MAPI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (30.95%) IIS
2 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
3 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.38%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.38%) GroupWise
5 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 35 (83.33%) IMAP
2 27 (64.29%) SMTP
3 21 (50.00%) POP3
4 14 (33.33%) Firewall
5 13 (30.95%) VLAN
5 13 (30.95%) NAS
5 13 (30.95%) VPN
5 13 (30.95%) SAN
6 12 (28.57%) Internet
6 12 (28.57%) HTTP
7 9 (21.43%) CDMA
7 9 (21.43%) GPRS
7 9 (21.43%) GSM
7 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 9 (21.43%) SGSN
7 9 (21.43%) Wireshark
8 8 (19.05%) LDAP
9 4 (9.52%) SNMP
9 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications
10 3 (7.14%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) WebLOAD
1 13 (30.95%) AQtime
2 4 (9.52%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (19.05%) Back Office
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Test Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Performance Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Performance Test Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 5 (11.90%) Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Escalation Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Exchange Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Tester
5 4 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Performance Tester
5 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) .NET
2 17 (40.48%) HTML
3 8 (19.05%) XML
3 8 (19.05%) Ajax
4 7 (16.67%) Web Services
4 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (16.67%) CSS
5 4 (9.52%) Classic ASP
6 1 (2.38%) J2EE
6 1 (2.38%) XSLT
6 1 (2.38%) Flash
6 1 (2.38%) XHTML
6 1 (2.38%) CGI
6 1 (2.38%) SAML
6 1 (2.38%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 8 (19.05%) iPhone
3 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) PMI
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.38%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (30.95%) Linux
3 12 (28.57%) Solaris
3 12 (28.57%) UNIX
4 8 (19.05%) Android
5 7 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Benchmarking
1 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 9 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (21.43%) Capacity Management
3 9 (21.43%) Migration
4 7 (16.67%) Web Design
4 7 (16.67%) Web Development
4 7 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 7 (16.67%) Android Development
4 7 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.38%) Project Management
6 1 (2.38%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.38%) Email Migration
6 1 (2.38%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) C#
1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 16 (38.10%) C++
3 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) VBA
4 4 (9.52%) VBScript
4 4 (9.52%) VB
5 3 (7.14%) C
5 3 (7.14%) Perl
5 3 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Degree
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (19.05%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) QA
System Software
1 18 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (30.95%) VMware ESX
4 8 (19.05%) MDaemon
5 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Backup Exec
2 4 (9.52%) PureDisk
2 4 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (9.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (16.67%) Telerik
4 5 (11.90%) Symantec
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) Draytek
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) Novell
5 1 (2.38%) Lotus
5 1 (2.38%) Apple