The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - 286 265
Permanent jobs citing WAP 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.035% 0.072%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.083% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £27,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -24.47%
WAP
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2963 3604 3346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.50% 41.79% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2533 3098 3005
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WAP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WAP Salary Trend in the East of England

WAP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) PDA
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris