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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 282 319 316
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -3
Permanent jobs citing Handset 15 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.30% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 18
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £28,900 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -4.54%
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
4157 5936 5762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.09% 46.48% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3420 4907 4900
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
3 11 (39.29%) MS Office
4 10 (35.71%) LAN
4 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 10 (35.71%) WAN
4 10 (35.71%) Blackberry
5 9 (32.14%) Finance
6 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 8 (28.57%) VPN
6 8 (28.57%) Cisco
6 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (25.00%) CCNA
7 7 (25.00%) VoIP
7 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (25.00%) Firewall
7 7 (25.00%) Juniper
7 7 (25.00%) Degree
8 6 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (21.43%) Wireless
9 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.86%) ITIL
9 5 (17.86%) Citrix
9 5 (17.86%) SLA
9 5 (17.86%) DNS
9 5 (17.86%) VMware
10 4 (14.29%) Banking
10 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (14.29%) Video Conferencing

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) Lync
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Office
2 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) LAN
1 10 (35.71%) WAN
2 8 (28.57%) VPN
3 7 (25.00%) VoIP
3 7 (25.00%) Firewall
4 6 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (21.43%) Wireless
5 5 (17.86%) DNS
6 4 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (14.29%) DHCP
6 4 (14.29%) RIP
6 4 (14.29%) OSPF
7 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Bugzilla
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 4 (14.29%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Billing
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.14%) Back Office
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Service Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Network Support
4 2 (7.14%) Product Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Blackberry
2 4 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (14.29%) NHS
3 3 (10.71%) iPhone
4 2 (7.14%) Clustering
4 2 (7.14%) Fat Client
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Hedge funds
4 2 (7.14%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.57%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 2 (7.14%) B2B
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Software Distribution
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) CCNA
2 7 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
4 2 (7.14%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) MCP
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco
3 7 (25.00%) Juniper
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) VMware
5 4 (14.29%) Aruba
6 3 (10.71%) Avaya
7 2 (7.14%) Altiris
7 2 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (7.14%) Polycom
7 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.57%) Lumension
8 1 (3.57%) Becrypt
8 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus overtime, standby and excellent
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £180.00 - £200.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago