The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 829 862 824
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -38
Permanent jobs citing WAP 22 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.009% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.059% 0.022% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 14
Average salary £30,000 £90,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-66.66% +84.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £61,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-51.02% +44.11%
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
37262 40694 41545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.35% 40.86% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 32082 34079 36911
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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
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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
South East -12 13 £30,000 -66.66%
Yorkshire - 4 £27,000 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £25,000 -
London - 2 £47,500 - 2
WAP
UK

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Internet
3 14 (34.15%) Cisco
3 14 (34.15%) MySQL
4 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
4 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
5 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
5 12 (29.27%) HTML
5 12 (29.27%) XML
5 12 (29.27%) Wireless
5 12 (29.27%) Telecoms
6 11 (26.83%) XHTML
6 11 (26.83%) LAN
6 11 (26.83%) WAN
6 11 (26.83%) HTTP
7 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
7 10 (24.39%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
8 9 (21.95%) SLA
9 8 (19.51%) VPN
9 8 (19.51%) UNIX
9 8 (19.51%) GPRS
9 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
9 8 (19.51%) Linux
9 8 (19.51%) VBScript
9 8 (19.51%) MS Office
9 8 (19.51%) Streaming Video
9 8 (19.51%) Firewall
9 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (17.07%) ITIL

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 5 (12.20%) Apache
1 5 (12.20%) Node.js
2 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) Lync
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) IaaS
2 2 (4.88%) PaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) Internet
2 12 (29.27%) Wireless
3 11 (26.83%) HTTP
3 11 (26.83%) LAN
3 11 (26.83%) WAN
4 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
4 10 (24.39%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (19.51%) VPN
5 8 (19.51%) Firewall
5 8 (19.51%) GPRS
6 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (9.76%) IP Telephony
7 4 (9.76%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (9.76%) VoIP
8 3 (7.32%) SS7
8 3 (7.32%) DNS
8 3 (7.32%) GSM
8 3 (7.32%) SMS
8 3 (7.32%) UMTS
9 1 (2.44%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) MySQL
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.20%) RDBMS
3 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
1 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Hudson
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (29.27%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Billing
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Consultant
1 10 (24.39%) Technical Consultant
2 9 (21.95%) Technical Support
3 8 (19.51%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Support Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Technical Support Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Field Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) HTML
1 12 (29.27%) XML
2 11 (26.83%) XHTML
3 4 (9.76%) LAMP
4 3 (7.32%) XSLT
4 3 (7.32%) CSS
5 2 (4.88%) SOAP
5 2 (4.88%) Web Services
6 1 (2.44%) Flash
6 1 (2.44%) Cocoa
6 1 (2.44%) Ajax
6 1 (2.44%) JSON
6 1 (2.44%) jQuery
6 1 (2.44%) HTML5
6 1 (2.44%) iOS SDK
6 1 (2.44%) WebSockets
6 1 (2.44%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.44%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Streaming Video
2 6 (14.63%) iPhone
3 5 (12.20%) Open Source
3 5 (12.20%) Blackberry
3 5 (12.20%) RIA
4 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.76%) PDA
5 1 (2.44%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.44%) Animation
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
3 8 (19.51%) Linux
3 8 (19.51%) UNIX
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
5 6 (14.63%) Android
6 5 (12.20%) Windows Phone
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
8 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) OO
3 4 (9.76%) OO PHP
3 4 (9.76%) Line Management
4 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
4 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
4 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.88%) TDD
5 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Product Management
6 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Pair Programming
6 1 (2.44%) Change Control
6 1 (2.44%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.44%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.44%) Android Development
6 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.51%) VBScript
3 5 (12.20%) PHP
4 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) VB
5 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby
6 2 (4.88%) C
7 1 (2.44%) C#
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.63%) MCP
3 5 (12.20%) CCNA
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (9.76%) Degree
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.88%) MCTS
6 2 (4.88%) MCITP
6 2 (4.88%) MCSE
7 1 (2.44%) MCSA
7 1 (2.44%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.44%) UAG
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Intune
3 2 (4.88%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (4.88%) WSUS
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) SCOM
4 1 (2.44%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Cisco
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.07%) Citrix
4 6 (14.63%) HP
4 6 (14.63%) VMware
5 5 (12.20%) Google
6 4 (9.76%) Riverbed
6 4 (9.76%) Mitel
6 4 (9.76%) Apple
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle
7 3 (7.32%) Siemens
7 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.44%) Altiris
8 1 (2.44%) Kaseya
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Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £250 - £350 per day
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