The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 17 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank - 115 -
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.42% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £38,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £43,750 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-26.28% +3.55%
Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
452 486 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.62% 25.74% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 276 353 402
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Handset
North West

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Handset
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Handset Salary Trend in Cheshire

Handset
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP