The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 607 668 628
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -40
Permanent jobs citing WAP 9 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.056% 0.010% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -26.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £32,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £48,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £27,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -30.76%
WAP
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16083 19595 17810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.55% 39.88% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13753 16781 15395
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

WAP
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAP across the London region.

WAP Salary Trend in London

WAP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAP across the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

WAP Salary Histogram in London

WAP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAP within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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
City of London - 1 - -
WAP
England

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) SCCM
4 5 (45.45%) Wireless
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Mac OS X
4 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) Lync
4 5 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (36.36%) ProCurve
5 4 (36.36%) Patch Management
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Intune
5 4 (36.36%) Veeam
5 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
5 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (36.36%) CRM
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) WLAN

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 (45.45%) SharePoint
1 5 (45.45%) Lync
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Wireless
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) WLAN
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (9.09%) LTE
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) 3G
4 1 (9.09%) GPRS
4 1 (9.09%) GSM
4 1 (9.09%) UMTS
4 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
2 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) PDA
3 1 (9.09%) Handset
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Mac OS X
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Patch Management
1 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 2 (18.18%) MCSA
4 1 (9.09%) MCITP
4 1 (9.09%) MCTS
4 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (9.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (9.09%) UAG
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Intune
3 3 (27.27%) SCOrch
4 1 (9.09%) SCOM
4 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) ProCurve
3 4 (36.36%) Veeam
3 4 (36.36%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) BT
5 1 (9.09%) Mitel
5 1 (9.09%) Google
5 1 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (9.09%) Siemens