The table below looks at the statistics for POP3 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POP3 over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank 901 950 930
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -20
Permanent jobs citing POP3 9 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.019% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.055% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 37
Median salary £22,000 £20,478 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.43% -56.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,480 £20,475 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-53.15% +5.55%

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
16448 18009 20907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 16.73% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13612 14924 16541
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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% -

POP3
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing POP3 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016 within the UK.

POP3 Salary Histogram in the UK

POP3
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing POP3 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
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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 +24 8 £21,240 +3.72% 1
London +36 7 £20,480 +0.02%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £22,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £22,000 -
North East - 1 £22,000 -

POP3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing POP3 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 POP3.

1 43 (95.56%) SMTP
2 38 (84.44%) DNS
3 34 (75.56%) Windows
4 32 (71.11%) Internet
5 28 (62.22%) IMAP
6 25 (55.56%) Broadband
7 24 (53.33%) Telecoms
8 23 (51.11%) LLU
9 20 (44.44%) TCP/IP
10 19 (42.22%) Linux
11 18 (40.00%) DHCP
11 18 (40.00%) Firewall
12 17 (37.78%) VoIP
13 16 (35.56%) LAN
14 15 (33.33%) WAN
15 12 (26.67%) CRM
16 11 (24.44%) ADSL
16 11 (24.44%) PSTN
16 11 (24.44%) 3G
16 11 (24.44%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (24.44%) 2G
16 11 (24.44%) LTE
16 11 (24.44%) 4G
17 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (22.22%) VMware
17 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
18 9 (20.00%) Time Management
18 9 (20.00%) Android
18 9 (20.00%) Mozilla Thunderbird
19 8 (17.78%) Windows Server

POP3
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 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.89%) IIS
4 3 (6.67%) Apache
5 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.22%) Confluence
6 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.22%) nginx
6 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Mozilla Thunderbird
2 5 (11.11%) MS Office
3 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Documaker
1 1 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (95.56%) SMTP
2 38 (84.44%) DNS
3 32 (71.11%) Internet
4 28 (62.22%) IMAP
5 25 (55.56%) Broadband
6 23 (51.11%) LLU
7 20 (44.44%) TCP/IP
8 18 (40.00%) DHCP
8 18 (40.00%) Firewall
9 17 (37.78%) VoIP
10 16 (35.56%) LAN
11 15 (33.33%) WAN
12 11 (24.44%) 2G
12 11 (24.44%) 3G
12 11 (24.44%) 4G
12 11 (24.44%) ADSL
12 11 (24.44%) LTE
12 11 (24.44%) PSTN
12 11 (24.44%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (17.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) MySQL
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Gerrit
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (53.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Operations Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Administrator
5 5 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Advisor
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Support Advisor
7 2 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Messaging Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Support Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Support Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) LAMP
1 2 (4.44%) RESTful
1 2 (4.44%) SOAP
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) Alternative PHP Cache
2 1 (2.22%) Middleware
2 1 (2.22%) mod_rewrite
2 1 (2.22%) Node.js
2 1 (2.22%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Driving Licence
1 4 (8.89%) Handset
2 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Fintech
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (75.56%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Linux
3 9 (20.00%) Android
4 8 (17.78%) Mac OS
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
5 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.89%) Unix
8 3 (6.67%) CentOS
9 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.22%) Solaris
9 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) CRM
2 9 (20.00%) Time Management
3 8 (17.78%) B2B
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.89%) Kanban
5 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.89%) Network Design
5 4 (8.89%) OO
5 4 (8.89%) Patch Management
5 4 (8.89%) Scrum
5 4 (8.89%) SDLC
5 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.89%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.44%) DevOps
6 2 (4.44%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.44%) Presales
6 2 (4.44%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) PHP
2 6 (13.33%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.89%) C++
3 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.44%) Perl
4 2 (4.44%) Python
5 1 (2.22%) Elixir
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.67%) CCNP
3 3 (6.67%) MCSE
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.89%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (4.44%) Docker
3 2 (4.44%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) iptables
4 1 (2.22%) KVM
4 1 (2.22%) Samba
4 1 (2.22%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.22%) Varnish
4 1 (2.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) WSUS
2 3 (6.67%) Nagios
3 2 (4.44%) cPanel
3 2 (4.44%) Puppet
3 2 (4.44%) SCCM
4 1 (2.22%) Ansible
4 1 (2.22%) Cacti
4 1 (2.22%) Icinga
4 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.22%) Rancher
4 1 (2.22%) Sysdig
4 1 (2.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) VMware
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Openreach
3 7 (15.56%) Cisco
4 4 (8.89%) Citrix
4 4 (8.89%) Juniper
5 2 (4.44%) AppDynamics
5 2 (4.44%) Dell
5 2 (4.44%) Hitachi
5 2 (4.44%) MobileIron
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.22%) Apple
6 1 (2.22%) BMC
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) Intel
6 1 (2.22%) New Relic
6 1 (2.22%) R1Soft
6 1 (2.22%) Sage
6 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.22%) Splunk
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
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