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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 844 904 851
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -53
Permanent jobs citing WAP 16 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.004% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.042% 0.009% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 17
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £28,300 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £26,750 £37,375
% change year-on-year
+68.22% -28.42%
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
38347 44497 41332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.08% 40.28% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 33059 38286 36256
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
(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 +39 8 £37,500 +15.38%
Yorkshire - 2 £29,000 -
South East - 2 £57,500 -
South West - 2 £45,000 -
East of England +13 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £31,708 -
WAP
UK

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
4 16 (42.11%) Cisco
5 14 (36.84%) LAN
6 13 (34.21%) ITIL
7 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (31.58%) Firewall
8 11 (28.95%) Wireless
8 11 (28.95%) Telecoms
8 11 (28.95%) VPN
8 11 (28.95%) WAN
8 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
8 11 (28.95%) Windows 7
9 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (23.68%) HP
9 9 (23.68%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (21.05%) VMware
10 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
10 8 (21.05%) Data Protection
10 8 (21.05%) SCOrch
11 7 (18.42%) Windows Intune
11 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (18.42%) MS Office
11 7 (18.42%) Linux
11 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
11 7 (18.42%) MySQL
11 7 (18.42%) HTTP
11 7 (18.42%) Internet

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 4 (10.53%) Lync
1 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) Node.js
4 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.53%) Office 365
3 2 (5.26%) IaaS
3 2 (5.26%) PaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) LAN
2 12 (31.58%) Firewall
3 11 (28.95%) Wireless
3 11 (28.95%) WAN
3 11 (28.95%) VPN
4 9 (23.68%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (18.42%) HTTP
5 7 (18.42%) Internet
6 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
6 6 (15.79%) GPRS
7 5 (13.16%) GSM
7 5 (13.16%) UMTS
8 4 (10.53%) VoIP
8 4 (10.53%) SS7
9 3 (7.89%) WLAN
9 3 (7.89%) IP Telephony
9 3 (7.89%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (5.26%) DHCP
10 2 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 6 (15.79%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Subversion
1 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) Hudson
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (28.95%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Billing
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Consultant
2 8 (21.05%) Technical Support
3 7 (18.42%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) Field Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Cloud Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Technical Support Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Support Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Field Support Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
9 1 (2.63%) Field Service Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) XML
1 5 (13.16%) XHTML
1 5 (13.16%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (2.63%) LAMP
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Blackberry
1 6 (15.79%) Private Cloud
2 5 (13.16%) Streaming Video
3 4 (10.53%) PDA
4 3 (7.89%) Replication
5 2 (5.26%) RIA
5 2 (5.26%) iPhone
6 1 (2.63%) Handset
6 1 (2.63%) Clustering
6 1 (2.63%) IPTV
6 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Windows 7
3 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (18.42%) Linux
5 6 (15.79%) Mac OS X
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Phone
6 5 (13.16%) UNIX
6 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
7 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.26%) Android
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Data Protection
3 3 (7.89%) Open Source
3 3 (7.89%) CRM
3 3 (7.89%) Patch Management
4 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.26%) OO
4 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (2.63%) Pair Programming
5 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.63%) Project Management
5 1 (2.63%) Network Management
5 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.63%) Change Control
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.63%) OO PHP
5 1 (2.63%) Line Management
5 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
2 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) VBScript
4 3 (7.89%) VB
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.79%) MCSE
3 5 (13.16%) MCP
4 4 (10.53%) MCSA
4 4 (10.53%) CCNA
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.26%) MCTS
5 2 (5.26%) MCITP
5 2 (5.26%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.63%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.63%) UAG
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) SCOrch
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Intune
3 6 (15.79%) SCCM
4 5 (13.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (7.89%) SCOM
6 2 (5.26%) SCDPM
6 2 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
7 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) Cisco
3 9 (23.68%) HP
4 8 (21.05%) VMware
5 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
5 5 (13.16%) Citrix
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle
6 4 (10.53%) Siemens
6 4 (10.53%) Mitel
7 3 (7.89%) Google
7 3 (7.89%) Apple
7 3 (7.89%) ProCurve
7 3 (7.89%) Veeam
7 3 (7.89%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.63%) F5
8 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.63%) BT
8 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.63%) BMC