The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 204 173 213
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +40
Permanent jobs citing Handset 10 46 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.83% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 2.96% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 34 13
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1701 1555 1672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.62% 28.22% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1094 1279 1382
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,450
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
South East

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
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 25 July 2014. 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 -37 5 - -
Bracknell 0 4 £32,500 -27.77%
Slough - 1 - -
Handset
South East

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 9 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) 3G
4 5 (33.33%) 4G
4 5 (33.33%) Marketing
5 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (26.67%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Back Office
6 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) McAfee
6 3 (20.00%) Replication
6 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) Information Security
6 3 (20.00%) CRM
6 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (20.00%) Broadband
6 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) Firmware

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) 3G
1 5 (33.33%) 4G
2 4 (26.67%) Wireless
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) Broadband
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) GSM
4 1 (6.67%) UMTS
4 1 (6.67%) LTE
4 1 (6.67%) NFC
4 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
4 1 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Account Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Firmware
2 3 (20.00%) Replication
2 3 (20.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (20.00%) Information Security
1 3 (20.00%) CRM
1 3 (20.00%) Logistics
1 3 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Time Management
2 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (6.67%) Product Management
2 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Competitor Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) ERP
2 1 (6.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) McAfee
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
1 3 (20.00%) Mitel
2 1 (6.67%) Huawei
2 1 (6.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (6.67%) Siebel
2 1 (6.67%) Amdocs
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata
2 1 (6.67%) Ericsson
2 1 (6.67%) IBM