The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 172 172 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.027% 0.054% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.070% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Handset
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1436 1265 1234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.48% 33.85% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 1026 1041
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Handset
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Handset Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Handset
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
Leicestershire +15 1 - -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Firmware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) PBX
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Mitel
2 3 (60.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) PBX
2 3 (60.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
1 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Firmware
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (20.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Altiris