The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 280 327 298
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -29
Permanent jobs citing Handset 20 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.31% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 25
Average salary £55,000 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,525 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Handset
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4457 5742 6097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.39% 45.59% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3670 4717 5225
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Handset
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Handset Salary Trend in the City of London

Handset
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Handset Salary Histogram in the City of London

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 13 (41.94%) MS Office
4 11 (35.48%) Blackberry
4 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
5 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
6 9 (29.03%) B2B
6 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
6 9 (29.03%) LAN
6 9 (29.03%) WAN
6 9 (29.03%) Billing
7 8 (25.81%) VPN
7 8 (25.81%) Cisco
8 7 (22.58%) Citrix
8 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (22.58%) Juniper
8 7 (22.58%) VoIP
8 7 (22.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (19.35%) Wireless
9 6 (19.35%) Firewall
9 6 (19.35%) CCNA
9 6 (19.35%) DNS
10 5 (16.13%) SLA
10 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
10 5 (16.13%) ITIL
10 5 (16.13%) VMware
10 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
11 4 (12.90%) Video Conferencing

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 7 (22.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Office
2 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) WAN
1 9 (29.03%) LAN
2 8 (25.81%) VPN
3 7 (22.58%) VoIP
3 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (19.35%) Wireless
4 6 (19.35%) Firewall
4 6 (19.35%) DNS
5 4 (12.90%) DHCP
5 4 (12.90%) RIP
5 4 (12.90%) OSPF
5 4 (12.90%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.45%) Internet
7 2 (6.45%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
2 9 (29.03%) Billing
3 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.45%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Product Manager
3 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (12.90%) Network Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support
6 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.90%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (12.90%) NHS
3 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.45%) iPhone
3 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 2000
4 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.45%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) B2B
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Software Deployment
4 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Software Distribution
5 1 (3.23%) Line Management
5 1 (3.23%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (19.35%) CCNA
3 3 (9.68%) MCSE
3 3 (9.68%) MCSA
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Cisco
3 7 (22.58%) Citrix
3 7 (22.58%) Juniper
4 5 (16.13%) VMware
5 4 (12.90%) Avaya
5 4 (12.90%) Aruba
6 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.45%) Altiris
6 2 (6.45%) Polycom
6 2 (6.45%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.23%) Lumension
7 1 (3.23%) Becrypt
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago