The 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 124 123 125
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.049% 0.050% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.12% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £23,500 - £22,750
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.96% -9.37%
Handset
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
707 810 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 34.62% 40.81% 42.99%
Number of salaries quoted 590 622 635
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Practice Management
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) WorkSite
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Polycom
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) iPad

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) WorkSite
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Practice Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Polycom
1 1 (100.00%) LexisNexis