The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth 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 68 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Permanent jobs citing Handset 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.65% 0.79% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.88% 2.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £17,500 £18,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -30.00%
Handset
Dorset

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
160 91 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 34.86% 35.97% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 115 65 41
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Handset
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Handset Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Handset
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
2 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) PDA
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Help Desk Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) VMware