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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank 908 933 987
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +54
Permanent jobs citing POP3 36 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.036% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 21
Median salary £23,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,480 £20,475 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £44,750 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+34.07% +2.28%

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
17769 20070 20723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.27% 18.19% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14742 15904 16419
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,580
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 3 May 2016 within the UK.

POP3 Salary Histogram in the UK

POP3
Top 12 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 3 May 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 +20 36 £23,000 -35.21% 2
London +8 23 £23,000 +12.33%
South East +25 10 £47,500 +9.19% 1
Reading +27 5 £60,000 +37.93%
Berkshire +15 5 £60,000 +37.93%
Surrey - 5 £35,000 -
Redhill - 4 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire +10 3 £60,000 -4.00%
East of England +9 3 £60,000 -4.00%
Stevenage -2 2 £61,250 -2.00%
Staines - 1 £20,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £40,000 -

POP3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 48 (96.00%) SMTP
2 45 (90.00%) DNS
3 34 (68.00%) Windows
4 33 (66.00%) Internet
5 30 (60.00%) Linux
6 29 (58.00%) IMAP
7 26 (52.00%) TCP/IP
8 22 (44.00%) Broadband
9 21 (42.00%) Telecoms
9 21 (42.00%) LLU
10 20 (40.00%) Firewall
11 19 (38.00%) DHCP
12 18 (36.00%) FTP
13 17 (34.00%) SSH
14 14 (28.00%) Time Management
15 13 (26.00%) Android
15 13 (26.00%) LAN
15 13 (26.00%) VoIP
15 13 (26.00%) WAN
15 13 (26.00%) CRM
15 13 (26.00%) SLA
15 13 (26.00%) SQL
16 12 (24.00%) HTTP
17 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (20.00%) VMware
18 10 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
18 10 (20.00%) PHP
18 10 (20.00%) Unix
18 10 (20.00%) SDLC
18 10 (20.00%) 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 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.00%) Apache
3 5 (10.00%) nginx
4 4 (8.00%) Joomla!
4 4 (8.00%) Moodle
4 4 (8.00%) WordPress
5 3 (6.00%) Confluence
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.00%) IIS
5 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
5 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Magento
2 3 (6.00%) Documaker
3 1 (2.00%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) GitHub
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) IaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (96.00%) SMTP
2 45 (90.00%) DNS
3 33 (66.00%) Internet
4 29 (58.00%) IMAP
5 26 (52.00%) TCP/IP
6 22 (44.00%) Broadband
7 21 (42.00%) LLU
8 20 (40.00%) Firewall
9 19 (38.00%) DHCP
10 18 (36.00%) FTP
11 17 (34.00%) SSH
12 13 (26.00%) LAN
12 13 (26.00%) VoIP
12 13 (26.00%) WAN
13 12 (24.00%) HTTP
14 10 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (18.00%) 2G
15 9 (18.00%) 3G
15 9 (18.00%) LTE
15 9 (18.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) MySQL
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) DB2
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) Gerrit
2 3 (6.00%) JIRA
2 3 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (42.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Administrator
2 9 (18.00%) Operations Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (18.00%) Technical Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Support
4 4 (8.00%) Web Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Web Hosting Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
6 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 2 (4.00%) Graduate Technical Support
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Support Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) LAMP
2 4 (8.00%) Alternative PHP Cache
2 4 (8.00%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (8.00%) RESTful
2 4 (8.00%) SOAP
3 3 (6.00%) Middleware
3 3 (6.00%) YAML
4 2 (4.00%) HTML
4 2 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) .NET
5 1 (2.00%) Ajax
5 1 (2.00%) Classic ASP
5 1 (2.00%) CSS
5 1 (2.00%) mod_rewrite
5 1 (2.00%) XHTML
5 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Clustering
1 4 (8.00%) Replication
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 34 (68.00%) Windows
2 30 (60.00%) Linux
3 13 (26.00%) Android
4 10 (20.00%) Unix
4 10 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (18.00%) Mac OS
6 8 (16.00%) CentOS
6 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.00%) Solaris
9 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.00%) Debian
10 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Time Management
2 13 (26.00%) CRM
3 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) SDLC
5 9 (18.00%) B2B
5 9 (18.00%) OO
6 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.00%) Kanban
6 8 (16.00%) Scrum
6 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
6 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.00%) DevOps
8 4 (8.00%) ITIL
8 4 (8.00%) Network Design
8 4 (8.00%) Patch Management
8 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.00%) PHP
3 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (16.00%) C++
5 6 (12.00%) Perl
6 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.00%) Python
7 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) Elixir
8 1 (2.00%) Java
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.00%) MCSE
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.00%) CCNP
4 2 (4.00%) CCNA
4 2 (4.00%) MCP
4 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.00%) PMP
5 1 (2.00%) MCITP
5 1 (2.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.00%) iptables
3 5 (10.00%) Sendmail
4 4 (8.00%) Docker
4 4 (8.00%) Varnish
4 4 (8.00%) Xen
5 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.00%) Samba
5 3 (6.00%) VirtualBox
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Nagios
2 5 (10.00%) cPanel
2 5 (10.00%) WSUS
3 4 (8.00%) Cacti
3 4 (8.00%) Puppet
4 3 (6.00%) Ansible
4 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.00%) vRealize
5 1 (2.00%) Icinga
5 1 (2.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) VMware
2 9 (18.00%) Cisco
2 9 (18.00%) Openreach
3 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle
5 4 (8.00%) AppDynamics
5 4 (8.00%) Citrix
5 4 (8.00%) HP
5 4 (8.00%) IDERA
5 4 (8.00%) Juniper
5 4 (8.00%) R1Soft
6 3 (6.00%) BMC
6 3 (6.00%) IBM
6 3 (6.00%) Intel
6 3 (6.00%) New Relic
6 3 (6.00%) ServiceNow
6 3 (6.00%) Splunk
7 2 (4.00%) Apple
7 2 (4.00%) Sage
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