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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank - 136 135
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.043% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.12% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
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
769 856 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 34.35% 36.96% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 584 664 645
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel