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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 616 675 631
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -44
Permanent jobs citing WAP 12 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.072% 0.010% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -26.96%
UK excluding London average salary £38,354 £27,500 £37,375
% change year-on-year
+39.46% -26.42%
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
16611 19412 17795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.33% 38.98% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14341 16717 15304
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +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 1 July 2015.

WAP Salary Histogram in London

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) PowerShell
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco
4 9 (64.29%) Wireless
4 9 (64.29%) SCCM
4 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
4 9 (64.29%) Mac OS X
4 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
4 9 (64.29%) LAN
4 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
4 9 (64.29%) Lync
4 9 (64.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (57.14%) ProCurve
5 8 (57.14%) Patch Management
5 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 8 (57.14%) HP
5 8 (57.14%) WLAN
5 8 (57.14%) Veeam
5 8 (57.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (57.14%) Replication
5 8 (57.14%) Firewall
6 6 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) CRM
6 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
1 9 (64.29%) Lync
1 9 (64.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (57.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) LAN
1 9 (64.29%) Wireless
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) WLAN
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.14%) LTE
5 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) 3G
5 1 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) UMTS
5 1 (7.14%) GPRS
5 1 (7.14%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) PDA
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Mac OS X
2 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Patch Management
2 6 (42.86%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) PowerShell
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (7.14%) UAG
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Intune
3 2 (14.29%) SCOrch
4 1 (7.14%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) ProCurve
3 8 (57.14%) Veeam
3 8 (57.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Siemens
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) BT
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Mitel
4 1 (7.14%) Google