The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 135 131 135
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Handset 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.052% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.17% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Median salary £19,500 £22,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -15.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £37,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-25.33% +29.31%
Handset
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1095 586 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 47.28% 30.27% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 724 469 761
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £24,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £65,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Handset as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Handset
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Handset Salary Trend in Birmingham

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Handset 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Handset.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) 3G
4 2 (28.57%) Wyse
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) 3G
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) DMZ
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) IPv6
3 1 (14.29%) ISDN
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) PBX
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Technician
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) IT Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) WAP
2 1 (14.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
1 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cacti
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Wyse
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec