The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 124 124 117
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.049% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.29% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £22,750 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -59.73%
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £43,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-26.28% +4.16%
Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
683 693 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 33.78% 38.27% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 529 570 433
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Handset
South West

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Handset
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Handset Salary Trend in Bristol

Handset
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) CIMA
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) 2G
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) PDA
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) 4G
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) MVNO
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) ACCA

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 2G
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) 4G
1 1 (33.33%) MVNO
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PDA
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CIMA
1 1 (33.33%) ACCA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory