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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 883 937 969
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +32
Permanent jobs citing WAP 20 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.016% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.056% 0.041% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 2
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £31,708 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+34.03% +15.30%
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
35804 39127 42987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.05% 38.02% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 31493 33674 36894
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAP across the England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

WAP Salary Histogram 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 26 July 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
West Midlands - 13 £42,500 -
North West - 3 £35,000 -
South East +31 2 £44,000 -12.00%
East of England +26 1 £30,000 -
WAP
UK

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 16 (53.33%) Firewall
2 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) MS Excel
3 14 (46.67%) DHCP
4 13 (43.33%) VPN
4 13 (43.33%) Cisco
4 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
5 11 (36.67%) DNS
6 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (30.00%) SCOM
7 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
7 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (30.00%) Private Cloud
7 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (23.33%) PaaS
8 7 (23.33%) VLAN
8 7 (23.33%) SAN
8 7 (23.33%) Wireless
8 7 (23.33%) CCNA
8 7 (23.33%) ITIL
8 7 (23.33%) LAN
8 7 (23.33%) WAN
9 6 (20.00%) Internet
9 6 (20.00%) Information Management
9 6 (20.00%) SCVMM
9 6 (20.00%) VMware
9 6 (20.00%) Billing
9 6 (20.00%) Data Protection

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 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (13.33%) IBM Notes
1 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (46.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Infor M3
2 1 (3.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (23.33%) PaaS
3 6 (20.00%) IaaS
4 4 (13.33%) Office 365
5 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) Firewall
2 14 (46.67%) DHCP
3 13 (43.33%) VPN
4 11 (36.67%) DNS
5 7 (23.33%) LAN
5 7 (23.33%) SAN
5 7 (23.33%) VLAN
5 7 (23.33%) WAN
5 7 (23.33%) Wireless
6 6 (20.00%) Internet
7 5 (16.67%) VoIP
8 3 (10.00%) FirePass
8 3 (10.00%) IPsec
8 3 (10.00%) MPLS
8 3 (10.00%) PBX
8 3 (10.00%) SSL
9 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
9 2 (6.67%) WebEx
10 1 (3.33%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (3.33%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (20.00%) Billing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Architect
1 6 (20.00%) Business Architect
1 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (20.00%) Systems Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Cloud Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Network Support
4 3 (10.00%) Network Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Commercial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Private Cloud
2 6 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (13.33%) AS400
4 4 (13.33%) CMDB
4 4 (13.33%) iSeries
5 3 (10.00%) Clustering
5 3 (10.00%) Handset
6 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (20.00%) Information Management
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.33%) Email Filtering
4 4 (13.33%) IT Governance
4 4 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (13.33%) Time Management
5 3 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.33%) Operations Management
6 1 (3.33%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (23.33%) CCNA
4 4 (13.33%) CCNP
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (6.67%) CISSP
7 1 (3.33%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) GMP
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) SCOM
2 6 (20.00%) SCCM
2 6 (20.00%) SCDPM
2 6 (20.00%) SCOrch
2 6 (20.00%) SCVMM
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (10.00%) Cacti
5 3 (10.00%) SCSM
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Cisco
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 4 (13.33%) Infor
3 4 (13.33%) Intel Security
3 4 (13.33%) IronPort
3 4 (13.33%) Lotus
3 4 (13.33%) ScanSafe
3 4 (13.33%) Veeam
4 3 (10.00%) F5
4 3 (10.00%) Mitel
4 3 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (10.00%) Riverbed
4 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (3.33%) Ericsson
6 1 (3.33%) Sage
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec