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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 859 898 834
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -64
Permanent jobs citing WAP 19 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.003% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.048% 0.007% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 18
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,354 £27,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+39.46% -29.48%
WAP
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39212 43484 41190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.99% 39.40% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33880 37477 36127
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

WAP
Salary Trend in England

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

WAP Salary Trend in England

WAP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAP across the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

WAP Salary Histogram in England

WAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAP within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 12 £37,500 +15.38%
East Midlands - 2 £31,708 -
South West - 2 £45,000 -
South East +13 1 £57,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £29,000 -
East of England - 1 - -
WAP
UK

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Cisco
3 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
4 15 (51.72%) Firewall
5 14 (48.28%) PowerShell
6 13 (44.83%) HP
6 13 (44.83%) LAN
7 11 (37.93%) SCCM
7 11 (37.93%) Wireless
7 11 (37.93%) Windows 7
8 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
8 10 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
8 10 (34.48%) SQL
9 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
9 9 (31.03%) Mac OS X
9 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (31.03%) Lync
9 9 (31.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (27.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (27.59%) ProCurve
10 8 (27.59%) Veeam
10 8 (27.59%) Patch Management
10 8 (27.59%) Replication
10 8 (27.59%) WLAN
11 7 (24.14%) Linux
11 7 (24.14%) ITIL
11 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (24.14%) VPN

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
1 9 (31.03%) Lync
1 9 (31.03%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (27.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.90%) Apache
4 2 (6.90%) Node.js
5 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) Firewall
2 13 (44.83%) LAN
3 11 (37.93%) Wireless
4 10 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (27.59%) WLAN
6 7 (24.14%) VPN
7 5 (17.24%) WAN
7 5 (17.24%) UMTS
7 5 (17.24%) GSM
8 4 (13.79%) HTTP
8 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.79%) Internet
8 4 (13.79%) SS7
9 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (10.34%) GPRS
10 2 (6.90%) DHCP
10 2 (6.90%) DNS
10 2 (6.90%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (3.45%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.79%) MySQL
4 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Hudson
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Billing
2 4 (13.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Cloud Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Field Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Support Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support
6 1 (3.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) XHTML
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) LAMP
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Replication
2 4 (13.79%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) PDA
3 2 (6.90%) RIA
3 2 (6.90%) iPhone
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.90%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.45%) Handset
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) IPTV
4 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows 7
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (31.03%) Mac OS X
4 7 (24.14%) Linux
5 5 (17.24%) UNIX
6 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.90%) Android
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Phone
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Patch Management
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) CRM
3 6 (20.69%) Data Protection
4 3 (10.34%) Open Source
5 2 (6.90%) Network Management
5 2 (6.90%) Change Control
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.45%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) PowerShell
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) VBScript
4 2 (6.90%) VB
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCSE
2 4 (13.79%) MCSA
3 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.90%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.90%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.45%) UAG
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) SCCM
2 6 (20.69%) SCOrch
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Intune
4 2 (6.90%) SCDPM
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.45%) SCOM
5 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 13 (44.83%) HP
4 8 (27.59%) ProCurve
4 8 (27.59%) Veeam
5 6 (20.69%) VMware
6 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle
8 2 (6.90%) Siemens
8 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.90%) Mitel
8 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
8 2 (6.90%) F5
9 1 (3.45%) Google
9 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.45%) BT
9 1 (3.45%) Apple
9 1 (3.45%) IBM
9 1 (3.45%) Dell
9 1 (3.45%) Citrix