Period
to 17 July 2018

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 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1141 1149 1223
Rank change year-on-year +8 +74 +54
Permanent jobs citing WAP 13 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.008% 0.014% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.019% 0.035% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 30
England median annual salary £26,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.67% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £21,850 £31,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £49,000 £70,606 £48,875
UK median annual salary £26,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -31.58% -10.59% +13.33%

WAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67,048 68,150 75,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.82% 40.78% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 56,206 57,643 65,640
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

WAP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing WAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAP in England over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -1 5 £25,500 -32.00% 1
South West - 4 - - 1
London +20 3 £28,500 -3.39%
East of England - 1 £26,000 -
WAP
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing WAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for WAP.

1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) Office 365
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) DHCP
5 6 (46.15%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco
7 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 4 (30.77%) LAN
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) WAN
7 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (23.08%) VLAN
8 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (23.08%) VoIP
8 3 (23.08%) VPN
8 3 (23.08%) CCNA
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (23.08%) Apple
9 2 (15.38%) Citrix
9 2 (15.38%) WLAN
9 2 (15.38%) SLA

WAP
Co-occurring 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 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Office 365
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) OneDrive
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
4 1 (7.69%) G Suite
4 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DHCP
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) VLAN
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
4 2 (15.38%) Skype
4 2 (15.38%) WLAN
5 1 (7.69%) DECT
5 1 (7.69%) L2TP
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
5 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) IT Support
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) IT Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Manager
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Support Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) CCTV
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCENT
4 1 (7.69%) CCIE
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Apple
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
5 1 (7.69%) Acronis
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) Canon
5 1 (7.69%) Draytek
5 1 (7.69%) Google
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) Mitel
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) Yealink