The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 639 663 694
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +31
Permanent jobs citing WAP 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.021% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% 0.055% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £45,000 £26,750
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +68.22%
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
15973 16501 20150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 39.65% 37.68% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14030 14097 17252
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 London region with a requirement for WAP.

1 3 (100.00%) Handset
2 2 (66.67%) Mitel
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cacti
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) FirePass
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) 3G

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) FirePass
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) IPsec
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) PBX
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support
2 1 (33.33%) Commercial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper Support
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCVP
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Mitel
1 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper