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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 249 292 316
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +24
Permanent jobs citing Handset 3 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.049% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 22
Median salary £42,000 £48,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +116.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
2864 4503 5485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.85% 46.47% 45.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2573 3721 4523
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Handset as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Handset also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Handset.

1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Law
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Skype

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) 3G
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) ISDN
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) WebEx
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Solution Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Deskside Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Deskside Support
3 1 (20.00%) Deskside Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Interwoven
3 1 (20.00%) Sage
3 1 (20.00%) Siemens