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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 305 317 316
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Handset 12 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.40% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 25
Average salary £25,500 £37,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.08% -14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £76,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -12.50%
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
4676 5746 5504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.97% 47.16% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4015 4912 5008
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,288 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 November 2014.

Handset Salary Histogram in the City of London

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 22 (61.11%) MS Office
1 22 (61.11%) Telecoms
2 18 (50.00%) VoIP
3 17 (47.22%) GSM
4 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 16 (44.44%) Mobile App
5 14 (38.89%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (36.11%) Time Management
6 13 (36.11%) LAN
7 12 (33.33%) MySQL
7 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 12 (33.33%) CRM
7 12 (33.33%) DSL
7 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (27.78%) Blackberry
8 10 (27.78%) Windows
9 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 9 (25.00%) Mitel
10 7 (19.44%) Android
10 7 (19.44%) Cisco
10 7 (19.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (19.44%) SQL
10 7 (19.44%) Windows 2000
11 6 (16.67%) Java
11 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
11 6 (16.67%) Intel
11 6 (16.67%) Change Control
11 6 (16.67%) LANDesk
11 6 (16.67%) Google

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 7 (19.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (61.11%) MS Office
2 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) VoIP
2 17 (47.22%) GSM
3 14 (38.89%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (36.11%) LAN
5 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 12 (33.33%) DSL
6 2 (5.56%) DHCP
6 2 (5.56%) 3GPP
6 2 (5.56%) LTE
6 2 (5.56%) PABX
6 2 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (5.56%) DNS
6 2 (5.56%) 3G
7 1 (2.78%) OSPF
7 1 (2.78%) Internet
7 1 (2.78%) MVNO
7 1 (2.78%) WAN
7 1 (2.78%) RIP
7 1 (2.78%) VPN
7 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Subversion
1 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.11%) Robotium
1 4 (11.11%) Robolectric
General
1 22 (61.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Legal
2 4 (11.11%) Dutch Language
3 3 (8.33%) German Language
4 2 (5.56%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.56%) Finance
5 1 (2.78%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Support Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Android Developer
4 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) RAN Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Android Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Python Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) BlackBerry Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Network Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) XMPP
2 4 (11.11%) JNI
2 4 (11.11%) J2SE
3 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (27.78%) Blackberry
4 4 (11.11%) Open Source
4 4 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
5 3 (8.33%) iPhone
6 2 (5.56%) Social Network
6 2 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.78%) Blog
7 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.78%) NHS
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Windows 2000
2 7 (19.44%) Android
3 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Time Management
2 12 (33.33%) CRM
3 6 (16.67%) Change Control
4 5 (13.89%) Android Development
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (11.11%) QMS
5 4 (11.11%) Quality Management
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.56%) Software Architecture
6 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.78%) Web Development
7 1 (2.78%) Product Management
7 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL
7 1 (2.78%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) C
3 5 (13.89%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) Mitel
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco
4 6 (16.67%) Google
4 6 (16.67%) LANDesk
4 6 (16.67%) Intel
5 2 (5.56%) Polycom
5 2 (5.56%) Facebook
6 1 (2.78%) Twitter
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.78%) Aruba
6 1 (2.78%) Juniper
6 1 (2.78%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.78%) Motorola
6 1 (2.78%) Nokia
6 1 (2.78%) Lotus
6 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.78%) Sony
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