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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 852 893 937
Rank change year-on-year +41 +44  
Permanent jobs citing WAP 13 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.023% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.038% 0.058% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 18
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,375 £34,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,846 £59,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,356 £42,500 £38,354
% change year-on-year +34.95% +10.81%  

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 34110 36244 39469
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.82% 39.22% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 132075 141862 153852
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 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
Midlands +10 6 £69,713 +64.02%
West Midlands +8 6 £69,713 +64.02%
South East +47 5 £36,750 -16.47%
London - 2 £35,000 - 1
WAP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for WAP.

1 15 (68.18%) DNS
2 14 (63.64%) Office 365
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (54.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (50.00%) Firewall
5 9 (40.91%) VPN
5 9 (40.91%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) PaaS
6 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (36.36%) WAN
6 8 (36.36%) DHCP
6 8 (36.36%) Citrix
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
7 7 (31.82%) Linux
7 7 (31.82%) Wireless
7 7 (31.82%) OSPF
7 7 (31.82%) BGP
8 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
8 6 (27.27%) Apache
8 6 (27.27%) PHP
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) MySQL
8 6 (27.27%) IPv6
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (27.27%) SSL
8 6 (27.27%) JSON
8 6 (27.27%) Amazon EC2

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 6 (27.27%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Office 365
2 12 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (54.55%) Azure Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (40.91%) PaaS
4 6 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (27.27%) Amazon S3
4 6 (27.27%) IaaS
4 6 (27.27%) SaaS
4 6 (27.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (22.73%) Route 53
6 3 (13.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (13.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (13.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (13.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (13.64%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) DNS
2 11 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (40.91%) VPN
4 8 (36.36%) DHCP
4 8 (36.36%) WAN
5 7 (31.82%) BGP
5 7 (31.82%) OSPF
5 7 (31.82%) Wireless
6 6 (27.27%) IPv6
6 6 (27.27%) SSL
7 5 (22.73%) ICMP
7 5 (22.73%) IPv4
7 5 (22.73%) Multicast
8 4 (18.18%) GPRS
8 4 (18.18%) GSM
8 4 (18.18%) Network Security
8 4 (18.18%) UMTS
9 3 (13.64%) LAN
9 3 (13.64%) LTE
9 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Architect
1 6 (27.27%) Cloud Architect
1 6 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 6 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Azure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Field Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Field Test Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) IT Architect
3 3 (13.64%) IT Support
3 3 (13.64%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Project Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Field Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) JSON
2 5 (22.73%) LAMP
3 1 (4.55%) WML
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (22.73%) PKI
2 4 (18.18%) Handset
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 7 (31.82%) Linux
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (22.73%) CentOS
5 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
6 3 (13.64%) Unix
7 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) DevOps
3 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
3 5 (22.73%) Network Architecture
3 5 (22.73%) Network Design
3 5 (22.73%) Project Governance
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 5 (22.73%) Software Delivery
3 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
4 4 (18.18%) Presales
5 3 (13.64%) Change Control
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Test Management
6 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PHP
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (22.73%) CCIE
3 2 (9.09%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 5 (22.73%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Cacti
1 2 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Citrix
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco
4 3 (13.64%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) Kaseya
5 2 (9.09%) Meraki
5 2 (9.09%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.55%) Facebook
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