Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Dovecot skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Dovecot over the 6 months to 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dovecot
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1175 1160 1269
Rank change year-on-year -15 +109 +62
Permanent jobs citing Dovecot 14 40 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.023% 0.006%
As % of the System Software category 0.056% 0.18% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 14 39 12
UK median annual salary £45,750 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.82% -15.38% +88.41%
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year +9.68% -40.38% +88.41%

Dovecot is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 25,155 22,373 25,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.52% 12.60% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20,342 18,840 21,401
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -

Dovecot
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Dovecot as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Dovecot in the UK

Dovecot
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Dovecot in the UK

Dovecot
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Dovecot over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Dovecot in the UK

Dovecot
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Dovecot within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 2018. 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
UK excluding London -5 13 £42,500 +9.68%
England -2 8 £50,000 -9.09% 2
South West -14 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Scotland - 5 £30,000 -
London -23 1 £56,500 -5.83% 2
Wales - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT jobs citing Dovecot also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Dovecot.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) LAMP
2 13 (92.86%) Postfix
3 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
3 12 (85.71%) Debian
4 9 (64.29%) Apache
4 9 (64.29%) MySQL
4 9 (64.29%) Puppet
5 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
5 8 (57.14%) Docker
5 8 (57.14%) CentOS
5 8 (57.14%) Python
5 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
5 8 (57.14%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) Perl
5 8 (57.14%) Kubernetes
5 8 (57.14%) Galera Cluster
6 7 (50.00%) Ansible
6 7 (50.00%) Ceph
6 7 (50.00%) Scality
6 7 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
6 7 (50.00%) nginx
6 7 (50.00%) MariaDB
6 7 (50.00%) OpenShift
7 6 (42.86%) QEMU
7 6 (42.86%) Kerberos
8 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
8 5 (35.71%) PBX
8 5 (35.71%) VoIP
8 5 (35.71%) Ethernet

Dovecot
Co-occurring 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 9 (64.29%) Apache
2 7 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Kerberos
2 5 (35.71%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) H.323
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security
2 5 (35.71%) PBX
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) VLAN
2 5 (35.71%) VoIP
2 5 (35.71%) Wireshark
3 1 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (7.14%) OpenVPN
3 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MySQL
2 7 (50.00%) MariaDB
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) Phabricator
2 5 (35.71%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) IT Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) LAMP
2 7 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (35.71%) 802.1X
3 5 (35.71%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (7.14%) Anaconda
4 1 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Robotics
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Debian
3 8 (57.14%) CentOS
4 5 (35.71%) Ubuntu
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Open Source
1 5 (35.71%) Software Delivery
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) High Availability
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
1 8 (57.14%) Perl
1 8 (57.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Postfix
2 8 (57.14%) Docker
3 7 (50.00%) Ceph
4 6 (42.86%) QEMU
5 5 (35.71%) iptables
5 5 (35.71%) VirtualBox
5 5 (35.71%) Xen
6 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.14%) DRBD
6 1 (7.14%) KVM
6 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Puppet
2 8 (57.14%) Galera Cluster
2 8 (57.14%) Kubernetes
3 7 (50.00%) Ansible
4 5 (35.71%) Proxmox
5 1 (7.14%) Cobbler
5 1 (7.14%) HAProxy
5 1 (7.14%) Icinga
5 1 (7.14%) Munin
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Scality
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp