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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 229 258 319
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +61
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.043% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.039% 0.090% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 11
Median salary £33,000 £28,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +9.80%
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-25.33% +25.00%
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
2558 3319 4966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.15% 48.03% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2345 2865 4259
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 4 December 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (80.00%) Law
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Adobe
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Interwoven
5 1 (20.00%) ISDN
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) Document Management
5 1 (20.00%) Logistics
5 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (20.00%) Legal

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%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ISDN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WebEx
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (80.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Support
4 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Deskside Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Deskside Support
4 1 (20.00%) Deskside Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Junior
4 1 (20.00%) Junior IT Support
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Support
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) Interwoven
3 1 (20.00%) SAP