The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 138 150
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.41% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.44% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Median salary - £55,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.43%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £26,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% -34.56%  

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 Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 351 557 710
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.51% 28.62% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 232 457 381
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

IMAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

IMAP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for IMAP in Reading

IMAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region with a requirement for IMAP.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) AQtime
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) WebLOAD
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Perfmon
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) MAPI

IMAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Domino
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) AQtime
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) WebLOAD
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Performance Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Performance Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) IBM