The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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)
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.016% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £62,500 - -
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 the North West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 905 865 1141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.71% 15.00% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 713 708 876
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

IMAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

IMAP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for IMAP in the North West

IMAP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IMAP within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Cheshire - 1 £62,500 -
IMAP
England

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 North West region with a requirement for IMAP.

1 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) SS7
3 2 (40.00%) VXML
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Product Management
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) CCXML

IMAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) SS7
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) POP3
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Report Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CCXML
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) VXML
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (40.00%) Product Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Flow Diagram
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
1 2 (40.00%) VirtualBox
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Packer
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Apple