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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mail or Messaging Applications Programming Interface (MAPI)
Rank 880 869 888
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing MAPI 25 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.058% 0.009% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 6
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.18%

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
42972 42310 47427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.67% 39.74% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 36133 36763 41645
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 23 September 2014 within the UK.

MAPI Salary Histogram in the UK

MAPI
Top 10 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 23 September 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 -2 23 £45,000 +28.57%
London - 12 £45,000 -
South East -2 11 £39,250 +12.14%
Berkshire - 11 £39,250 -
Reading - 7 £60,000 -
City of London - 5 £47,500 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £35,000 -
County Antrim - 2 £35,000 -
Belfast - 2 £35,000 -
Slough - 1 £38,500 -

MAPI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 42 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 36 (69.23%) IMAP
3 33 (63.46%) C#
3 33 (63.46%) SQL
3 33 (63.46%) .NET
4 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
5 27 (51.92%) SMTP
6 26 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 26 (50.00%) HTML
7 21 (40.38%) Degree
8 20 (38.46%) Ajax
8 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 20 (38.46%) XML
8 20 (38.46%) LDAP
9 19 (36.54%) C++
9 19 (36.54%) POP3
10 17 (32.69%) SAN
10 17 (32.69%) Benchmarking
10 17 (32.69%) IIS
10 17 (32.69%) Windows
10 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (32.69%) VMware
10 17 (32.69%) VMware ESX
10 17 (32.69%) QA
10 17 (32.69%) WebLOAD
10 17 (32.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (32.69%) AQtime
10 17 (32.69%) NAS
11 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (30.77%) Web Development

MAPI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 17 (32.69%) IIS
2 16 (30.77%) SharePoint
3 13 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.69%) GroupWise
5 4 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (7.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (69.23%) IMAP
2 27 (51.92%) SMTP
3 20 (38.46%) LDAP
4 19 (36.54%) POP3
5 17 (32.69%) SAN
5 17 (32.69%) NAS
6 13 (25.00%) Wireshark
7 10 (19.23%) Firewall
8 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
9 6 (11.54%) VPN
9 6 (11.54%) VLAN
9 6 (11.54%) SNMP
9 6 (11.54%) HTTP
9 6 (11.54%) CDMA
9 6 (11.54%) GPRS
9 6 (11.54%) GSM
9 6 (11.54%) Internet
9 6 (11.54%) SGSN
10 5 (9.62%) Unified Communications
11 4 (7.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) WebLOAD
1 17 (32.69%) AQtime
2 4 (7.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (17.31%) Back Office
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) C# Developer
3 12 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Test Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Senior Test Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Performance Test Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Performance Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Performance Tester
7 6 (11.54%) Tester
8 5 (9.62%) Administrator
8 5 (9.62%) Exchange Administrator
9 4 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Exchange Specialist
9 4 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Web Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (63.46%) .NET
2 26 (50.00%) HTML
3 20 (38.46%) XML
3 20 (38.46%) Ajax
4 16 (30.77%) Web Services
4 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 16 (30.77%) CSS
5 13 (25.00%) Classic ASP
6 4 (7.69%) J2EE
6 4 (7.69%) XSLT
6 4 (7.69%) Flash
6 4 (7.69%) XHTML
6 4 (7.69%) CGI
6 4 (7.69%) SAML
6 4 (7.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 14 (26.92%) iPhone
3 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.69%) PMI
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Windows
2 14 (26.92%) Android
3 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
4 6 (11.54%) Solaris
4 6 (11.54%) Linux
4 6 (11.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Benchmarking
1 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.77%) Web Development
2 16 (30.77%) Mobile Application Development
2 16 (30.77%) Web Design
3 14 (26.92%) Android Development
3 14 (26.92%) iOS Development
4 13 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (25.00%) Migration
5 6 (11.54%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.69%) Project Management
6 4 (7.69%) Identity Management
6 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.69%) Email Migration
7 2 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.85%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (1.92%) Performance Testing
8 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (63.46%) C#
1 33 (63.46%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 19 (36.54%) C++
4 13 (25.00%) VBScript
4 13 (25.00%) VB
5 9 (17.31%) VBA
6 3 (5.77%) Java
7 2 (3.85%) Perl
7 2 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Degree
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (17.31%) MCP
4 4 (7.69%) MCSE
4 4 (7.69%) PMI Certification
4 4 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.69%) QA
System Software
1 26 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (32.69%) VMware ESX
2 17 (32.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (17.31%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) NetBackup
1 6 (11.54%) Backup Exec
1 6 (11.54%) PureDisk
2 5 (9.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (32.69%) VMware
3 16 (30.77%) Telerik
4 5 (9.62%) Symantec
5 4 (7.69%) Google
5 4 (7.69%) Citrix
5 4 (7.69%) Novell
5 4 (7.69%) Lotus
6 3 (5.77%) Postini