The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
UK
Rank 841 916 936
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +20
Permanent jobs citing WAP 5 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.017% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.044% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 21
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33030 39021 39938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.35% 38.18% 37.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28353 33585 34234
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WAP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAP within the UK.

WAP Salary Trend in the UK

WAP
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAP within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +85 4 £36,500 -2.66% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £36,500 - 1
North East - 4 £36,500 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 4 £36,500 - 1

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for WAP.

1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (54.55%) Office 365
4 5 (45.45%) Route 53
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon S3
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (45.45%) CentOS
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Apache
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) PHP
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) LAMP
4 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
4 5 (45.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (45.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) Virtual Machines

WAP
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon S3
2 5 (45.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Route 53
2 5 (45.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (27.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (27.27%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (27.27%) PaaS
4 1 (9.09%) IaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) DHCP
4 4 (36.36%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
6 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
6 1 (9.09%) NAS
6 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (9.09%) Skype
6 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Lync Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Provisioning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) CentOS
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) Change Control
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Presales
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) E-Discovery
5 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Product Management
5 1 (9.09%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) AWS Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Pension, Benef
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Pension, Benef
Posted: 6 days ago