The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 881 837 858
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +21
Permanent jobs citing WAP 6 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.016% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.013% 0.040% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 30
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-36.47% +41.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45813 42571 49400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.31% 40.45% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 38869 37475 44248
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WAP
UK

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
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 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
East of England -9 3 £32,500 -
South West - 2 £27,500 -
South East -11 1 £25,000 -50.00%
WAP
UK

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 13 (68.42%) Wireless
2 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) C#
4 8 (42.11%) C++
5 7 (36.84%) OO
5 7 (36.84%) C
5 7 (36.84%) Project Management
5 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
5 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) MCP
8 4 (21.05%) MS Office
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco
8 4 (21.05%) Citrix
8 4 (21.05%) VPN
8 4 (21.05%) LAN
8 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
8 4 (21.05%) VMware
8 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (15.79%) Migration
9 3 (15.79%) Internet
9 3 (15.79%) VBScript
10 2 (10.53%) VB
10 2 (10.53%) GPRS
10 2 (10.53%) MySQL
10 2 (10.53%) MCSE
10 2 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Wireless
2 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) VPN
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) MPLS
4 2 (10.53%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 2 (10.53%) VoIP
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) GPRS
5 1 (5.26%) GSM
5 1 (5.26%) UMTS
5 1 (5.26%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) DTS
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Rational Rose
1 1 (5.26%) Toad
1 1 (5.26%) ERwin
1 1 (5.26%) K2 blackpoint
General
1 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Russian Language
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Analyst
1 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
2 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Support
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Technician
2 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) RF Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) WML
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) EJB
1 1 (5.26%) JSP
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) XSL
1 1 (5.26%) XHTML
1 1 (5.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 1 (5.26%) WF
1 1 (5.26%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.53%) iPhone
2 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) Streaming Video
3 1 (5.26%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Android
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) OO
1 7 (36.84%) Project Management
1 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Content Management
4 1 (5.26%) Product Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
1 8 (42.11%) C++
2 7 (36.84%) C
3 3 (15.79%) VBScript
4 2 (10.53%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) XenApp
1 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.26%) NDS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Google
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Huawei
4 1 (5.26%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
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