The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 84 91 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Permanent jobs citing Handset 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.24% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.76% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £25,250 £17,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.52% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £28,250 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+11.50% -0.87%
Handset
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
298 263 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 36.30% 34.20% 36.32%
Number of salaries quoted 153 216 161
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,125
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Handset across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Handset
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Handset across the Dorset region.

Handset Salary Trend in Dorset

Handset
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Handset Salary Histogram in Dorset

Handset
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -1 1 £18,500 +8.82%
Handset
South West

Handset
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (60.00%) Adobe
1 3 (60.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) NEC
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) IPv4
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) PBX
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) IPv4
1 1 (20.00%) PBX
1 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Account Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Junior
1 3 (60.00%) Junior Account Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Account Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel
2 1 (20.00%) NEC
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow