The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - 234 226
Permanent jobs citing WAP 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.033% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.10% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £90,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -25.53%
WAP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1282 1951 1992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.39% 32.51% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1633 1745
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WAP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAP across the Berkshire region.

WAP Salary Trend in Berkshire

WAP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAP.

1 1 (100.00%) WML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (100.00%) 4G

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP