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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 896 843 860
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAP 6 13 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.012% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.013% 0.031% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 31
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,250 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-35.88% +41.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45722 42095 49664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.46% 40.45% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 38732 37035 44493
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 18 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 -11 3 £32,500 -9.09%
South West - 2 £27,500 -
South East -14 1 £25,000 -50.00%
WAP
UK

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 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 18 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%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) InfoPath
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Wireless
2 4 (21.05%) VPN
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) GPRS
4 2 (10.53%) MPLS
4 2 (10.53%) VoIP
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 2 (10.53%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (5.26%) UMTS
5 1 (5.26%) SS7
5 1 (5.26%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.26%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) K2 blackpoint
1 1 (5.26%) Toad
1 1 (5.26%) ERwin
1 1 (5.26%) Rational Rose
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%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
2 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Support
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (10.53%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Technician
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) RF Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) Support Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) WF
1 1 (5.26%) CAML
1 1 (5.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 1 (5.26%) XHTML
1 1 (5.26%) WML
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
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
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) Streaming Video
2 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) iPhone
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%) Product Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Content Management
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%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
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%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
3 2 (10.53%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (5.26%) Huawei
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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