The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 214 219 192
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Permanent jobs citing Handset 7 4 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.13% 0.071% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.20% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 20
Average salary £36,250 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 - £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -30.00%
Handset
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1802 1966 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.94% 35.13% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1404 1461
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Handset
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Handset Salary Trend in Berkshire

Handset
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Handset Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Handset
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 6 £25,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £47,500 -
Handset
South East

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) Product Management
3 3 (33.33%) ZyXEL
3 3 (33.33%) Huawei
3 3 (33.33%) NETGEAR
4 2 (22.22%) Business Development
4 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) BT
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) CMS
5 1 (11.11%) FatWire
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Copywriting
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) ISDN
5 1 (11.11%) PBX
5 1 (11.11%) PSTN
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) FTP
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) ISDN
1 1 (11.11%) PBX
1 1 (11.11%) PSTN
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) ISUP
1 1 (11.11%) LTE
1 1 (11.11%) Softswitch
1 1 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Account Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Account Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Project Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
1 1 (11.11%) Copywriting
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Product Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) NETGEAR
1 3 (33.33%) Huawei
1 3 (33.33%) ZyXEL
2 1 (11.11%) Polycom
2 1 (11.11%) hybris
2 1 (11.11%) Acme Packet
2 1 (11.11%) Sonus
2 1 (11.11%) BroadSoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) FatWire