The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 307 288 308
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Permanent jobs citing Handset 25 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.60% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 28
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £41,250 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £72,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £43,750 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-26.28% +3.55%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4952 4690 5464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.27% 39.98% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4111 4054 4971
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Handset
London

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 18 (38.30%) Telecoms
2 12 (25.53%) VoIP
3 11 (23.40%) Java
4 10 (21.28%) Windows
4 10 (21.28%) Finance
5 9 (19.15%) Project Management
5 9 (19.15%) Android
6 8 (17.02%) Mobile Banking
6 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
6 8 (17.02%) GSM
6 8 (17.02%) Banking
7 7 (14.89%) Degree
7 7 (14.89%) Programme Management
7 7 (14.89%) MS Office
8 6 (12.77%) CRM
8 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
8 6 (12.77%) Mobile Payment
8 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
9 5 (10.64%) Retail
9 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.64%) XMPP
9 5 (10.64%) C
9 5 (10.64%) C++
9 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
10 4 (8.51%) ITIL
10 4 (8.51%) Linux
10 4 (8.51%) J2SE
10 4 (8.51%) JNI
10 4 (8.51%) Subversion
10 4 (8.51%) Google

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) VoIP
2 8 (17.02%) GSM
3 4 (8.51%) NFC
3 4 (8.51%) 4G
3 4 (8.51%) MVNO
4 2 (4.26%) DHCP
4 2 (4.26%) 3GPP
4 2 (4.26%) DNS
5 1 (2.13%) Internet
5 1 (2.13%) SS7
5 1 (2.13%) LLU
5 1 (2.13%) ADSL
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) SMS
5 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.13%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Subversion
1 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.51%) Robotium
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Selenium
2 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.13%) NUnit
General
1 18 (38.30%) Telecoms
2 10 (21.28%) Finance
3 8 (17.02%) Banking
4 5 (10.64%) Retail
5 4 (8.51%) Marketing
6 2 (4.26%) Law
7 1 (2.13%) Advertising
7 1 (2.13%) Games
7 1 (2.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.02%) Programme Manager
2 4 (8.51%) Architect
2 4 (8.51%) Developer
2 4 (8.51%) Analyst
2 4 (8.51%) Network Engineer
2 4 (8.51%) Principal Engineer
2 4 (8.51%) Android Developer
3 3 (6.38%) Trainer
3 3 (6.38%) Business Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Product Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support
4 2 (4.26%) Technical Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
4 2 (4.26%) Tester
4 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
4 2 (4.26%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (2.13%) Service Analyst
5 1 (2.13%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) XMPP
2 4 (8.51%) J2SE
2 4 (8.51%) JNI
3 1 (2.13%) HTML
3 1 (2.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.13%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (12.77%) Mobile Payment
2 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
4 4 (8.51%) Open Source
5 3 (6.38%) iPhone
5 3 (6.38%) E-Learning
6 2 (4.26%) Smartcard
6 2 (4.26%) iPad
7 1 (2.13%) EMV
7 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.13%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Windows
2 9 (19.15%) Android
3 4 (8.51%) Linux
4 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Phone
5 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Project Management
2 7 (14.89%) Programme Management
3 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
3 6 (12.77%) CRM
4 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.51%) ITIL
5 4 (8.51%) Mobile Commerce
5 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (8.51%) Android Development
6 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.26%) B2B
7 2 (4.26%) Operations Management
7 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.26%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.13%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.13%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.13%) Mobile Marketing
8 1 (2.13%) Customer Insight
8 1 (2.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) Java
2 5 (10.64%) C
2 5 (10.64%) C++
3 2 (4.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.13%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) HND
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
1 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) XenApp
2 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) ARCserve
1 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Google
3 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.26%) Reuters
4 2 (4.26%) Bloomberg
4 2 (4.26%) Citrix
4 2 (4.26%) VMware
4 2 (4.26%) Mitel
5 1 (2.13%) Altiris
5 1 (2.13%) Calypso
5 1 (2.13%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Avaya
5 1 (2.13%) CA
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) Symantec
5 1 (2.13%) Sophos
5 1 (2.13%) BT
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum exc
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 22 days ago