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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 892 811 859
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +48
Permanent jobs citing WAP 3 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.025% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% 0.062% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 16
Average salary £46,250 £56,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.41% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £32,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £70,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42455 40377 45907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.00% 39.80% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 36363 35251 40806
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £62,500
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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAP across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

WAP Salary Histogram 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 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -30 2 £46,250 -31.48% 2
South East -11 1 - - 2
WAP
UK

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) iPhone
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 3 (33.33%) Internet
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Android
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) MCP
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
4 2 (22.22%) Apple
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Flash
4 2 (22.22%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
4 2 (22.22%) Animation
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (11.11%) 4G
4 1 (11.11%) RTCP
4 1 (11.11%) RTP
4 1 (11.11%) GPRS
4 1 (11.11%) GSM
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) UMTS
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Graphic Artist
2 2 (22.22%) Graphic Designer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Flash
2 1 (11.11%) SyncML
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) WML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) iPhone
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
3 2 (22.22%) Animation
3 2 (22.22%) PDA
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Games
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
4 1 (11.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Security
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Apple
4 2 (22.22%) Google
5 1 (11.11%) ESRI
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
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