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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - 252 289
Permanent jobs citing WAP 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.027% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.064% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £29,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.25%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £39,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-29.48% -5.45%
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
3007 3114 4002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.52% 42.16% 44.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2563 2846 3467
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Apple