The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for WAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 214 232
Rank change year-on-year +32 +18  
Permanent jobs citing WAP 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.061% 0.044% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.14% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £41,000 £44,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.86% -  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £36,000 £38,354
% change year-on-year +13.88% -6.13%  

WAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1139 1454 1529
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 34.84% 32.30% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1289 1247
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing WAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WAP in Berkshire

WAP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for WAP in Berkshire

WAP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Reading +30 1 £41,000 -6.81%
Slough - 1 - -
WAP
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for WAP.

1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Facebook
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (33.33%) OpenUP
2 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) DAB
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

WAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) DAB
2 1 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WML
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) OpenUP
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook
1 1 (33.33%) HP