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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 442 - 431
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAP 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% - 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% - 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £57,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,354 £27,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+42.05% -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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7444 8849 8279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.39% 38.82% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6471 7772 7345
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WAP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WAP Salary Trend in the South East

WAP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Berkshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
WAP
England

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Streaming Video
3 5 (33.33%) Internet
3 5 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) Wireless
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) XHTML
3 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 5 (33.33%) GPRS
3 5 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) VBScript
3 5 (33.33%) MySQL
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) HTTP
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) UNIX
4 4 (26.67%) Blackberry

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) Wireless
1 5 (33.33%) GPRS
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) SS7
2 4 (26.67%) UMTS
2 4 (26.67%) GSM
2 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (6.67%) OSPF
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) VRRP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Support Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) XHTML
1 5 (33.33%) XML
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Streaming Video
2 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (13.33%) PDA
4 1 (6.67%) IPTV
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (26.67%) UNIX
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Phone
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (33.33%) VBScript
2 3 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (13.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
2 1 (6.67%) SCDPM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOrch
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Siemens
3 2 (13.33%) Mitel
4 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
4 1 (6.67%) Dell