The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 811 895 921
Rank change year-on-year +84 +26  
Permanent jobs citing IMAP 50 67 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.064% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.37% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 49 61 39
Median salary £42,500 £26,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.37% -35.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,115 £20,482 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £49,800
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% -33.75%  

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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13710 17870 20267
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.87% 17.20% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11141 14812 16085
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

IMAP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

IMAP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IMAP in the UK

IMAP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IMAP over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for IMAP in the UK

IMAP
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IMAP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 April 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
England +79 49 £42,500 +60.37% 3
London +70 33 £65,000 +182.60% 2
South West +20 7 £24,000 -29.41%
East of England -11 5 £25,000 -5.66% 1
Hammersmith - 5 £60,000 -
Cornwall - 4 £23,750 -
Essex -22 3 £25,000 -5.66%
Devon - 3 £24,000 -
South East +57 1 £22,500 -59.09%
West Midlands +16 1 £25,560 -3.54%
Hertfordshire -2 1 £40,000 +50.94% 1
Suffolk - 1 £30,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £25,560 -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
North West - 1 £62,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £62,500 -
Truro - 1 £22,500 -
Watford - 1 £40,000 - 1
Dartford - 1 £22,500 -
York - 1 £37,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £62,500 -
Kent - 1 £22,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 with a requirement for IMAP.

1 75 (81.52%) SMTP
2 46 (50.00%) Linux
2 46 (50.00%) VMware
3 45 (48.91%) Windows
4 40 (43.48%) DNS
4 40 (43.48%) LDAP
5 35 (38.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (36.96%) HTTP
7 33 (35.87%) POP3
7 33 (35.87%) Apache
8 32 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (33.70%) Firewall
10 29 (31.52%) Active Directory
11 28 (30.43%) Windows Server
12 26 (28.26%) Java
13 25 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (26.09%) LAN
15 21 (22.83%) MS Exchange
15 21 (22.83%) VPN
15 21 (22.83%) SC Cleared
15 21 (22.83%) Security Cleared
16 20 (21.74%) Git (software)
16 20 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (21.74%) VoIP
17 19 (20.65%) Red Hat
17 19 (20.65%) Hyper-V
17 19 (20.65%) Exchange Server 2010
18 18 (19.57%) DevOps
19 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2012
19 17 (18.48%) TeamCity

IMAP
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 33 (35.87%) Apache
2 21 (22.83%) MS Exchange
3 19 (20.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (18.48%) Tomcat
5 12 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (11.96%) nginx
7 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (5.43%) Confluence
8 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (5.43%) IIS
8 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
9 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2000
9 3 (3.26%) JBoss
10 2 (2.17%) IBM Domino
10 2 (2.17%) SAS
11 1 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.09%) ColdFusion
11 1 (1.09%) Skype for Business
11 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (10.87%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 1 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) Office 365
2 12 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.09%) G Suite
5 1 (1.09%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.09%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 75 (81.52%) SMTP
2 40 (43.48%) DNS
2 40 (43.48%) LDAP
3 34 (36.96%) HTTP
4 33 (35.87%) POP3
5 31 (33.70%) Firewall
6 24 (26.09%) LAN
7 21 (22.83%) VPN
8 20 (21.74%) VoIP
9 17 (18.48%) Internet
10 16 (17.39%) DHCP
10 16 (17.39%) SSL
10 16 (17.39%) TCP/IP
11 15 (16.30%) Broadband
11 15 (16.30%) SAN
12 14 (15.22%) WAN
13 13 (14.13%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (11.96%) FTP
15 10 (10.87%) VLAN
15 10 (10.87%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.30%) NoSQL
2 11 (11.96%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.70%) MySQL
4 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.09%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.09%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.09%) phpMyAdmin
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 17 (18.48%) TeamCity
3 11 (11.96%) Jenkins
4 10 (10.87%) Mercurial
5 9 (9.78%) JIRA
6 8 (8.70%) GitLab
7 4 (4.35%) Artifactory
8 2 (2.17%) AQtime
8 2 (2.17%) LoadRunner
8 2 (2.17%) Subversion
8 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.17%) WebLOAD
9 1 (1.09%) JUnit
9 1 (1.09%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (18.48%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.52%) Finance
3 3 (3.26%) Legal
4 2 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (14.13%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (14.13%) Support Engineer
3 11 (11.96%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Technical Support
5 9 (9.78%) Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Technical Advisor
5 9 (9.78%) Technical Support Advisor
6 8 (8.70%) Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) Field Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Junior
6 8 (8.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Exchange Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) IT Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Active Directory Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) IT Support
8 6 (6.52%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) MAPI
2 11 (11.96%) RESTful
2 11 (11.96%) SOAP
2 11 (11.96%) Web Services
3 10 (10.87%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (9.78%) Sensu
5 6 (6.52%) Gherkin
6 5 (5.43%) LAMP
7 4 (4.35%) .NET
7 4 (4.35%) CSS
7 4 (4.35%) HTML
8 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.17%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.17%) J2EE
8 2 (2.17%) jQuery
8 2 (2.17%) Lucene
9 1 (1.09%) CCXML
9 1 (1.09%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.87%) Data Centre
4 9 (9.78%) Clustering
4 9 (9.78%) Handset
4 9 (9.78%) iPad
5 8 (8.70%) Driving Licence
5 8 (8.70%) EPoS
6 3 (3.26%) PKI
7 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.17%) Fintech
7 2 (2.17%) iPhone
8 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.09%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.09%) PDA
8 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (50.00%) Linux
2 45 (48.91%) Windows
3 32 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (30.43%) Windows Server
5 25 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (18.48%) Unix
6 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (17.39%) CentOS
8 9 (9.78%) Windows 7
9 7 (7.61%) Windows 8
10 5 (5.43%) Mac OS
10 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (4.35%) Android
12 3 (3.26%) Debian
12 3 (3.26%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
13 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
13 2 (2.17%) Windows 10
13 2 (2.17%) Windows Vista
14 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (19.57%) DevOps
3 15 (16.30%) High Availability
4 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.96%) OO
6 10 (10.87%) Configuration Management
6 10 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (10.87%) Migration
6 10 (10.87%) OOP
6 10 (10.87%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.70%) BDD
7 8 (8.70%) Open Source
8 6 (6.52%) SDLC
8 6 (6.52%) User Stories
9 5 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.43%) Presales
9 5 (5.43%) Service Management
9 5 (5.43%) Ticket Management
10 4 (4.35%) Project Management
10 4 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.26%) Java
2 16 (17.39%) Ruby
2 16 (17.39%) Shell Script
2 16 (17.39%) SQL
3 14 (15.22%) Groovy
4 7 (7.61%) PHP
5 5 (5.43%) Perl
6 4 (4.35%) C#
6 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.17%) C++
8 2 (2.17%) Python
9 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.09%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (22.83%) SC Cleared
1 21 (22.83%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.13%) Degree
3 9 (9.78%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.52%) A+ Certification
4 6 (6.52%) MCP
4 6 (6.52%) MCSE
4 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.43%) CCNA
5 5 (5.43%) MCSA
5 5 (5.43%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (4.35%) CCNP
6 4 (4.35%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.09%) ACTC
7 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.09%) Solvency II
System Software
1 35 (38.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (31.52%) Active Directory
3 19 (20.65%) Hyper-V
4 12 (13.04%) Dovecot
5 5 (5.43%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.26%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.17%) Docker
7 2 (2.17%) iptables
7 2 (2.17%) KVM
7 2 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.09%) BIND 9
8 1 (1.09%) LXC
8 1 (1.09%) NFS
8 1 (1.09%) pfSense
8 1 (1.09%) Samba
8 1 (1.09%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.09%) vSphere
8 1 (1.09%) Xen
8 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (16.30%) Ansible
1 15 (16.30%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (10.87%) Kibana
2 10 (10.87%) logstash
2 10 (10.87%) ZABBIX
3 5 (5.43%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (4.35%) Nagios
4 4 (4.35%) Puppet
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.17%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.17%) Perfmon
7 1 (1.09%) Packer
7 1 (1.09%) SCOM
7 1 (1.09%) SELinux
Vendors
1 46 (50.00%) VMware
2 19 (20.65%) Red Hat
3 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
4 15 (16.30%) Cisco
5 13 (14.13%) NetApp
6 6 (6.52%) Google
7 5 (5.43%) Juniper
8 4 (4.35%) Citrix
9 3 (3.26%) Atlassian
9 3 (3.26%) F5
9 3 (3.26%) Oracle
10 2 (2.17%) Apple
10 2 (2.17%) Dell
10 2 (2.17%) HP
10 2 (2.17%) IBM
10 2 (2.17%) Xamarin
11 1 (1.09%) Avaya
11 1 (1.09%) BT
11 1 (1.09%) EMC
11 1 (1.09%) Symantec
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