The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - 128 139
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.67% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 9
Average salary - £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -17.50%
Handset
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
977 891 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.79% 41.93% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 775 730 875
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Handset
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Handset Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Handset
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) PSTN
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) PSTN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Telephony Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya