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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 437 457 442
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs citing WAP 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% 0.004% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% 0.011% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £31,708 £27,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+15.30% -29.48%
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
7485 8701 8331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.03% 38.32% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6497 7589 7400
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £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 29 July 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 +9 2 £50,000 -
WAP
England

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (50.00%) Billing
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) GSM
2 4 (50.00%) SS7
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) UMTS
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) GPRS
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) MVNO
4 2 (25.00%) GGSN
4 2 (25.00%) SGSN
4 2 (25.00%) Ericsson
4 2 (25.00%) Nokia
4 2 (25.00%) Huawei
4 2 (25.00%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (12.50%) IPTV
5 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
5 1 (12.50%) Clustering

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) SS7
2 4 (50.00%) UMTS
2 4 (50.00%) GSM
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) GPRS
4 2 (25.00%) GGSN
4 2 (25.00%) SGSN
4 2 (25.00%) MVNO
4 2 (25.00%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (12.50%) VRRP
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (50.00%) Billing
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
1 1 (12.50%) VB
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
1 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
1 1 (12.50%) SCDPM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Ericsson
3 2 (25.00%) Nokia
3 2 (25.00%) Huawei
4 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft