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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 235 249 258
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Handset 16 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.72% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 15
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
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
2753 3207 3124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.28% 42.42% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2278 2566 2504
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Handset as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +10 9 £37,500 +33.92%
Bedfordshire - 4 £40,000 -
Essex - 3 £35,000 -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Handset also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Handset.

1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 17 (54.84%) VoIP
3 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (41.94%) Blackberry
3 13 (41.94%) MS Office
3 13 (41.94%) ITIL
3 13 (41.94%) Windows
4 12 (38.71%) Windows XP
4 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (38.71%) Validation
4 12 (38.71%) MCDST
4 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
4 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
4 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (38.71%) SCCM
4 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
4 12 (38.71%) Becrypt
5 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
6 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (32.26%) PBX
6 10 (32.26%) Cisco
6 10 (32.26%) CCNA
7 9 (29.03%) Office 365
8 8 (25.81%) Sonus
8 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (25.81%) Skype
8 8 (25.81%) HP
8 8 (25.81%) Skype for Business
9 7 (22.58%) PSTN
9 7 (22.58%) Driving Licence

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.81%) Skype for Business
2 5 (16.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) VoIP
2 10 (32.26%) PBX
3 8 (25.81%) Skype
4 7 (22.58%) PSTN
5 4 (12.90%) LAN
5 4 (12.90%) WAN
6 3 (9.68%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (6.45%) ISDN
7 2 (6.45%) Softswitch
7 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.23%) Broadband
8 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
General
1 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Support Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (38.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 12 (38.71%) Technical Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Technical Support
2 12 (38.71%) Technical Support Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Business Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Mitel Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Voice Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) VoIP Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) VoIP Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) PBX Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Blackberry
2 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (22.58%) Driving Licence
4 4 (12.90%) IVR
4 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
2 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (38.71%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) ITIL
2 12 (38.71%) Validation
3 7 (22.58%) Presales
4 4 (12.90%) B2B
4 4 (12.90%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.23%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (38.71%) MCDST
2 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
2 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
3 10 (32.26%) CCNA
3 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.45%) CCNP
5 1 (3.23%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) Becrypt
3 10 (32.26%) Cisco
4 8 (25.81%) HP
4 8 (25.81%) Sonus
5 5 (16.13%) Mitel
5 5 (16.13%) Red Box
6 3 (9.68%) Avaya
7 2 (6.45%) Polycom