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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 856 925 935
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAP 5 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.009% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.023% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 18
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
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
33395 38404 39770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.18% 38.61% 36.93%
Number of salaries quoted 29056 33210 34409
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 December 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 - 3 £42,500 -
South East +54 1 - -
London - 1 £52,500 -
WAP
UK

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 10 (50.00%) Cisco
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) Wireless
2 9 (45.00%) DHCP
2 9 (45.00%) VPN
2 9 (45.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (25.00%) Billing
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Information Management
3 5 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 4 (20.00%) IaaS
4 4 (20.00%) SCOM
4 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) SAN
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (15.00%) IIS
5 3 (15.00%) PaaS
5 3 (15.00%) SCVMM
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
5 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.00%) CMDB
5 3 (15.00%) IT Governance
5 3 (15.00%) SCCM

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 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) IaaS
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) PaaS
3 2 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (5.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) DHCP
2 9 (45.00%) VPN
2 9 (45.00%) Wireless
3 3 (15.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (5.00%) DMZ
5 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.00%) FirePass
5 1 (5.00%) IPv6
5 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.00%) MPLS
5 1 (5.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) Skype
5 1 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Business Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Lync Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Network Support
5 1 (5.00%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Provisioning Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) CMDB
2 3 (15.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (15.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (25.00%) Information Management
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.00%) IT Governance
3 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) E-Discovery
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Product Management
5 1 (5.00%) SEO
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCOM
2 3 (15.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) SCDPM
2 3 (15.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (15.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Cacti
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (10.00%) Symantec
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Mitel
4 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.00%) Sage
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds