Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for POP3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited POP3 over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 531 575 645
Rank change year-on-year +44 +70 -9
Permanent jobs citing POP3 6 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.019% 0.051% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.24% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 4
South East median annual salary £24,375 £60,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -59.38% +29.73% +2.78%
10th Percentile £21,188 £51,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £27,500 £68,750 £66,800
England median annual salary £25,000 £40,000 £20,480
% change year-on-year -37.50% +95.31% -54.49%

POP3 is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5430 7475 8587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.60% 21.38% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4315 5991 6993
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,150 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

POP3
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing POP3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for POP3 in the South East

POP3
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing POP3 in the South East.

Salary trend for POP3 in the South East

POP3
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing POP3 within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +44 3 £23,750 -60.42%
Thames Valley +33 3 £23,750 -60.42%
Surrey - 3 £25,000 -
POP3
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 across the South East region with a requirement for POP3.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SMTP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) SEO
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (50.00%) PRADO
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) IMAP
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Games
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) LDAP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange

POP3
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) SMTP
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) IMAP
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) PRADO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft