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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 121 116 108
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Handset 8 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.32% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.41% 0.96% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Average salary £30,250 £25,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £26,050 £27,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
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
567 622 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.38% 32.88% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 505 565 390
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Handset across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (50.00%) vSphere
5 5 (41.67%) SLA
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
6 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (25.00%) Financial Institution
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) CentOS
7 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
7 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (25.00%) VoIP
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (25.00%) CCNA
7 3 (25.00%) Avaya
7 3 (25.00%) Juniper
8 2 (16.67%) SAN

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VoIP
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Support
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) IT Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IP Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) CentOS
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Avaya
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Veeam
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago