The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank - 124 132
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.38% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Handset
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
534 525 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.19% 27.90% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 418 453 546
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Handset
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Handset Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Handset
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Support Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA