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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
UK
Rank 851 934 918
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -16
Permanent jobs citing WAP 2 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.013% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% 0.034% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 31
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary - £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
32797 38272 39058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.51% 38.13% 37.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28327 32955 33682
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 6 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 22 January 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 +83 2 £52,500 +50.00% 2
London +62 1 £52,500 +87.50%
South East +57 1 - -
Berkshire +47 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £52,500 -
Reading - 1 - -

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) SCOM
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (14.29%) Product Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) Skype

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 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Mimecast
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 1 (14.29%) NAS
4 1 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Provisioning Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) E-Discovery
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCDPM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
2 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
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