The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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)
England / South East
Rank 394 451 450
Rank change year-on-year +57 -1  
Permanent jobs citing WAP 2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.026% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.034% 0.068% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Median salary £36,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.12% -  
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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5884 7312 7621
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.39% 38.06% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5081 6529 6620
Median salary £44,000 £44,141 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.31% +3.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

WAP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for WAP in the South East

WAP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAP within the South East 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
Berkshire +37 1 £41,000 -13.68% 1
Surrey +36 1 £32,500 -16.12%
WAP
England

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for WAP.

1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) VMware

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Provisioning Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
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