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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
UK / England
Rank 811 890 894
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +4
Permanent jobs citing WAP 2 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.010% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% 0.025% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 29
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary - £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
31256 35761 36748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.51% 38.31% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 27189 31133 31867
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
London +72 1 £52,500 +87.50%
South East +62 1 - -
WAP
UK

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) SCOM
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (14.29%) Product Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) Skype

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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Mimecast
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 1 (14.29%) NAS
4 1 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Provisioning Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) E-Discovery
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCDPM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
2 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec