The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 896 906 971
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +65
Permanent jobs citing WAP 10 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.016% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.028% 0.042% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 4
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £45,000 £26,750
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +68.22%
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
36132 38140 44655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.70% 38.27% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 31644 32868 38401
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing WAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
North West - 5 £35,000 -
South East +6 2 £47,500 -17.39% 1
West Midlands - 2 £36,000 -
London +19 1 £45,000 +20.00%
WAP
UK

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing WAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for WAP.

1 15 (78.95%) Windows
1 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 14 (73.68%) DNS
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 13 (68.42%) DHCP
4 11 (57.89%) VLAN
4 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
5 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
6 9 (47.37%) SCOM
6 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (42.11%) SCCM
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 8 (42.11%) VPN
7 8 (42.11%) Cisco
7 8 (42.11%) SAN
7 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (36.84%) CCNA
8 7 (36.84%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 7 (36.84%) SCSM
8 7 (36.84%) Private Cloud
8 7 (36.84%) Clustering
8 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (31.58%) Internet
9 6 (31.58%) VMware
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (31.58%) WAN
9 6 (31.58%) LAN
9 6 (31.58%) ITIL

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (21.05%) IBM Notes
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (21.05%) PaaS
4 2 (10.53%) IaaS
5 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 14 (73.68%) DNS
3 13 (68.42%) DHCP
4 11 (57.89%) VLAN
5 8 (42.11%) SAN
5 8 (42.11%) VPN
6 6 (31.58%) Internet
6 6 (31.58%) LAN
6 6 (31.58%) WAN
7 4 (21.05%) VoIP
8 2 (10.53%) FirePass
8 2 (10.53%) GPRS
8 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
8 2 (10.53%) IPsec
8 2 (10.53%) MPLS
8 2 (10.53%) PBX
8 2 (10.53%) SSL
8 2 (10.53%) WebEx
8 2 (10.53%) Wireless
9 1 (5.26%) Diameter Protocol
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Commercial Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Field Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper Support
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Clustering
1 7 (36.84%) Private Cloud
2 5 (26.32%) Replication
3 4 (21.05%) AS400
3 4 (21.05%) iSeries
4 3 (15.79%) Handset
5 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Email Filtering
3 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CCNA
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (21.05%) CCNP
5 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (5.26%) CCVP
7 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) GMP
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) SCOM
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 8 (42.11%) SCCM
3 7 (36.84%) SCSM
4 4 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (10.53%) Cacti
5 2 (10.53%) SCDPM
5 2 (10.53%) SCOrch
5 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) Infor
4 4 (21.05%) Intel Security
4 4 (21.05%) IronPort
4 4 (21.05%) Lotus
4 4 (21.05%) ScanSafe
4 4 (21.05%) Veeam
5 2 (10.53%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) Mitel
5 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
5 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
5 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) BT
6 1 (5.26%) Ericsson
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) Redknee
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