The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 246 257 246
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Handset 15 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.57% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 16
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £40,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £54,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -4.54%
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2848 3134 2962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.35% 37.24% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2252 2454 2568
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Handset
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Handset Salary Trend in the East of England

Handset
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Handset Salary Histogram in the East of England

Handset
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Cambridgeshire +8 9 £47,500 -10.79% 1
Hertfordshire -2 6 £26,000 -43.78% 1
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) MS Office
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (33.33%) vSphere
4 6 (33.33%) Office 365
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (33.33%) Information Security
4 6 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 6 (33.33%) DHCP
4 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (33.33%) VPN
4 6 (33.33%) DNS
4 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) C
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
6 4 (22.22%) WCF

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DHCP
1 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 6 (33.33%) VPN
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) Wireless
3 2 (11.11%) 3G
3 2 (11.11%) DMZ
4 1 (5.56%) WCDMA
4 1 (5.56%) 4G
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (5.56%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MSTest
1 4 (22.22%) NUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Xcode
2 1 (5.56%) Android Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) WCF
1 4 (22.22%) LINQ
1 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 4 (22.22%) XML
1 4 (22.22%) XSLT
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) JNI
2 1 (5.56%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Physics
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Android
4 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 6 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 4 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Validation
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) OOD
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Android Development
5 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C
2 4 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCDST
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (33.33%) vSphere
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
1 6 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Symbian
3 1 (5.56%) Anite
3 1 (5.56%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.56%) Becrypt
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