The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
UK / England
Rank 815 914 928
Rank change year-on-year +99 +14  
Permanent jobs citing WAP 8 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.010% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.025% 0.021% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 5
Median salary £37,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.35% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

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 England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 31931 37239 37336
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.02% 38.59% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27485 32390 31966
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WAP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

WAP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for WAP in England

WAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAP within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
North East - 6 £37,250 - 1
South East +57 2 £36,750 -8.12% 1
WAP
UK

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 England region with a requirement for WAP.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (70.00%) Office 365
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) DevOps
3 6 (60.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 6 (60.00%) Apache
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) CentOS
4 5 (50.00%) LAMP
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (50.00%) Route 53
4 5 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (40.00%) Presales

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 6 (60.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (70.00%) Office 365
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon S3
2 6 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (50.00%) Route 53
4 3 (30.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (30.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (30.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (30.00%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (30.00%) PaaS
5 1 (10.00%) IaaS
5 1 (10.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) BGP
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (10.00%) GPRS
5 1 (10.00%) GSM
5 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (10.00%) LTE
5 1 (10.00%) NAS
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) OSPF
5 1 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) UMTS
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Field Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Lync Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Provisioning Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Handset
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) CentOS
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Presales
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) E-Discovery
5 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
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