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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 872 945 964
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +19
Permanent jobs citing WAP 4 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.009% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.011% 0.025% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 25
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%

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
35201 40568 42032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.27% 38.20% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30399 34769 36145
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 9 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 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +64 4 £42,500 +21.42%
Redditch - 2 £42,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
South East +70 1 - -
Berkshire +45 1 - -
Reading +38 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £52,500 -
London - 1 £52,500 -

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 with a requirement for WAP.

1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) Wireless
2 8 (44.44%) DHCP
2 8 (44.44%) VPN
2 8 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 4 (22.22%) Billing
4 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (22.22%) Information Management
4 4 (22.22%) SCOM
4 4 (22.22%) IaaS
4 4 (22.22%) ServiceNow
5 3 (16.67%) SCCM
5 3 (16.67%) SCDPM
5 3 (16.67%) SCOrch
5 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud
5 3 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (16.67%) SCVMM
5 3 (16.67%) Time Management
5 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (16.67%) PaaS
5 3 (16.67%) SAN
5 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

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 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) IaaS
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) PaaS
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (5.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) DHCP
2 8 (44.44%) VPN
2 8 (44.44%) Wireless
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
5 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.56%) FirePass
5 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.56%) LTE
5 1 (5.56%) NAS
5 1 (5.56%) Skype
5 1 (5.56%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (5.56%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Front Office
2 1 (5.56%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Business Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) NOC Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Provisioning Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) CMDB
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.56%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Problem Management
2 4 (22.22%) Information Management
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) IT Governance
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) E-Discovery
5 1 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Product Management
5 1 (5.56%) SEO
5 1 (5.56%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
2 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) SCDPM
2 3 (16.67%) SCOrch
2 3 (16.67%) SCVMM
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Cacti
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) ServiceNow
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper
5 1 (5.56%) Mitel
5 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds