The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 68 69 84
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Handset 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.50% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.62% 0.51% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -25.00%
Handset
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Miscellaneous Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
185 197 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.09% 36.82% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 141 136 228
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,100 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Handset across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Handset
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Handset across the Basingstoke region.

Handset Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Handset
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Handset also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Handset.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Degree

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Handset also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Handset. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft