The table below looks at the statistics for POP3 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POP3 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank 862 893 803
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -90
Permanent jobs citing POP3 30 36 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.031% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.17% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 69
Average salary £20,475 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.89% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-14.44% +5.88%

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
18445 20755 19902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 17.74% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15184 16566 15978
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

POP3
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing POP3 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

POP3 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

POP3
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing POP3 within the UK.

POP3 Salary Trend in the UK

POP3
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing POP3 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

POP3 Salary Histogram in the UK

POP3
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing POP3 within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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 +10 19 £20,475 -56.89% 2
London +26 12 £20,475 -67.88%
Scotland +14 4 £35,500 +29.09%
Edinburgh +2 4 £35,500 +29.09%
Berkshire -1 3 £43,750 -2.77%
South East -6 3 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Reading +4 2 £57,500 +27.77%
East of England - 2 £47,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £47,500 - 1
Bracknell +11 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £35,000 -
Manchester - 1 - -
North East - 1 £35,000 -
North West - 1 - -

POP3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing POP3 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 POP3.

1 69 (98.57%) SMTP
2 50 (71.43%) DNS
3 43 (61.43%) Windows
4 37 (52.86%) Internet
5 36 (51.43%) Microsoft
6 34 (48.57%) Linux
7 32 (45.71%) TCP/IP
7 32 (45.71%) VPN
8 31 (44.29%) MS Office
8 31 (44.29%) IMAP
9 30 (42.86%) Cisco
10 29 (41.43%) MS Excel
11 26 (37.14%) VoIP
12 25 (35.71%) CCNA
12 25 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
12 25 (35.71%) BT
13 24 (34.29%) Telecoms
13 24 (34.29%) Nokia
13 24 (34.29%) Broadband
13 24 (34.29%) LLU
13 24 (34.29%) Cisco IOS
14 21 (30.00%) UNIX
15 20 (28.57%) Firewall
16 15 (21.43%) MySQL
17 14 (20.00%) HTML
18 13 (18.57%) Perl
18 13 (18.57%) PHP
19 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
19 12 (17.14%) Load Balancing
20 11 (15.71%) VMware

POP3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing POP3 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 POP3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.00%) IIS
3 7 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (7.14%) WordPress
5 5 (7.14%) nginx
5 5 (7.14%) Apache
5 5 (7.14%) Joomla!
6 3 (4.29%) IBM Notes
6 3 (4.29%) Moodle
6 3 (4.29%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (2.86%) Lync
7 2 (2.86%) GroupWise
7 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (44.29%) MS Office
2 29 (41.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) SaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) IaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 69 (98.57%) SMTP
2 50 (71.43%) DNS
3 37 (52.86%) Internet
4 32 (45.71%) TCP/IP
4 32 (45.71%) VPN
5 31 (44.29%) IMAP
6 26 (37.14%) VoIP
7 24 (34.29%) Broadband
7 24 (34.29%) LLU
7 24 (34.29%) Cisco IOS
8 20 (28.57%) Firewall
9 10 (14.29%) HTTP
10 8 (11.43%) SSL
10 8 (11.43%) SAN
10 8 (11.43%) LDAP
10 8 (11.43%) VLAN
11 7 (10.00%) CDMA
11 7 (10.00%) GPRS
11 7 (10.00%) GSM
11 7 (10.00%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.43%) MySQL
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (34.29%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.71%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Graduate
1 24 (34.29%) Technical Support
1 24 (34.29%) 2nd Line Support
1 24 (34.29%) Technical Advisor
2 10 (14.29%) Analyst
3 7 (10.00%) Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Security Specialist
7 3 (4.29%) Exchange Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Email Specialist
8 2 (2.86%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) HTML
2 7 (10.00%) MAPI
3 5 (7.14%) LAMP
3 5 (7.14%) Alternative PHP Cache
4 3 (4.29%) Regular Expression
4 3 (4.29%) Sensu
5 1 (1.43%) .NET
5 1 (1.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Clustering
1 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (1.43%) Cybercrime
3 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.43%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (61.43%) Windows
2 34 (48.57%) Linux
3 21 (30.00%) UNIX
4 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.00%) Solaris
5 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.14%) CentOS
7 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.14%) Load Balancing
2 10 (14.29%) ITIL
3 8 (11.43%) Capacity Management
4 7 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 7 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 5 (7.14%) Time Management
5 5 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.71%) WFM
6 4 (5.71%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.29%) DevOps
7 3 (4.29%) Malware Detection\Protection
8 2 (2.86%) High Availability
8 2 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.86%) Data Management
8 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.86%) OO
8 2 (2.86%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) Perl
1 13 (18.57%) PHP
2 9 (12.86%) SQL
3 8 (11.43%) Java
4 5 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.86%) Ruby
7 2 (2.86%) C++
8 1 (1.43%) C
8 1 (1.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (35.71%) CCNA
1 25 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.14%) Degree
3 3 (4.29%) CEH
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.29%) CISSP
4 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.43%) MCTS
4 1 (1.43%) MCITP
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.14%) Sendmail
3 5 (7.14%) Xen
3 5 (7.14%) Varnish
3 5 (7.14%) iptables
4 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.29%) SpamAssassin
6 2 (2.86%) KVM
6 2 (2.86%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.43%) XenApp
7 1 (1.43%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) Nagios
2 5 (7.14%) Cacti
2 5 (7.14%) cPanel
3 3 (4.29%) MIMEsweeper
3 3 (4.29%) Puppet
3 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.86%) Capistrano
4 2 (2.86%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.43%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.43%) WSUS
5 1 (1.43%) logstash
5 1 (1.43%) Graylog
5 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 36 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 30 (42.86%) Cisco
3 25 (35.71%) BT
4 24 (34.29%) Nokia
5 11 (15.71%) VMware
6 7 (10.00%) Avaya
7 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.71%) Verint
9 3 (4.29%) Websense
9 3 (4.29%) Clearswift
9 3 (4.29%) Lotus
9 3 (4.29%) Webroot
9 3 (4.29%) Postini
10 2 (2.86%) Citrix
10 2 (2.86%) Novell
11 1 (1.43%) Juniper
11 1 (1.43%) Oracle
11 1 (1.43%) Dell
11 1 (1.43%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.43%) Meraki
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago