The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for IMAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IMAP over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 212 219
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 0 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.67% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 9
Median salary - £55,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.59%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £26,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% -35.36%  

IMAP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 804 1345 1486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.84% 26.80% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 625 1102 956
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

IMAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing IMAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for IMAP in Berkshire

IMAP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IMAP in Berkshire.

Salary trend for IMAP in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing IMAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for IMAP.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (50.00%) Perfmon
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) AQtime
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) WebLOAD
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) .NET

IMAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Domino
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
1 1 (25.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) PBX
3 1 (25.00%) POP3
3 1 (25.00%) PSTN
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) AQtime
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) WebLOAD
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Performance Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Performance Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Discovery
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) IBM