The first 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 23 July 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 252 231 251
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Handset 19 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 1.04% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 16
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £28,929 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2321 2210 2600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.08% 28.61% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1868 1858 2128
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Handset
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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
Hertfordshire -12 9 £42,500 -2.85%
Cambridgeshire -2 6 £36,250 -9.37% 1
Bedfordshire -4 1 £28,000 +13.60%
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 16 (50.00%) Degree
2 10 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 10 (31.25%) VPN
3 9 (28.13%) LAN
4 8 (25.00%) VoIP
4 8 (25.00%) WAN
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco
4 8 (25.00%) ITIL
4 8 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Python
4 8 (25.00%) HP
4 8 (25.00%) Dell
4 8 (25.00%) Firewall
4 8 (25.00%) Wireless
4 8 (25.00%) Mitel
4 8 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 8 (25.00%) Network Security
4 8 (25.00%) Aruba
5 7 (21.88%) Meru Networks
5 7 (21.88%) IP Telephony
5 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (21.88%) C
5 7 (21.88%) Perl
6 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
6 6 (18.75%) TETRA
7 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (15.63%) BCP
7 5 (15.63%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 1 (3.13%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) VPN
1 10 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (28.13%) LAN
3 8 (25.00%) VoIP
3 8 (25.00%) WAN
3 8 (25.00%) Wireless
3 8 (25.00%) Firewall
3 8 (25.00%) Network Security
4 7 (21.88%) IP Telephony
5 6 (18.75%) TETRA
6 4 (12.50%) DECT
7 3 (9.38%) 3GPP
7 3 (9.38%) DHCP
7 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
7 3 (9.38%) Bluetooth
7 3 (9.38%) 2G
7 3 (9.38%) 3G
7 3 (9.38%) 802.11
8 2 (6.25%) RTP
8 2 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Bugzilla
1 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Valgrind
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.50%) Electronics
2 4 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Test Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Mechanical Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Radio Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Professional Services Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) NOC Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) ICT Technician
6 1 (3.13%) Middleware Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Network Operations Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) Java EE
2 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Firmware
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Human Factors
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) UNIX
3 3 (9.38%) Android
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
4 5 (15.63%) UML
4 5 (15.63%) BCP
4 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) ITSM
5 4 (12.50%) Product Management
6 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.38%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Benchmarking
6 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.38%) Software Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Validation
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Python
2 7 (21.88%) C
2 7 (21.88%) Perl
3 5 (15.63%) C++
3 5 (15.63%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) TTCN
5 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (15.63%) CCIE
4 4 (12.50%) PhD
4 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) CCNP
6 1 (3.13%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
6 1 (3.13%) MCDST
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) HP
1 8 (25.00%) Dell
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco
1 8 (25.00%) Mitel
1 8 (25.00%) Fortinet
1 8 (25.00%) Aruba
2 7 (21.88%) Meru Networks
3 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
4 3 (9.38%) MKS
4 3 (9.38%) Perforce
4 3 (9.38%) EMC
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) Nokia
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
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