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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 249 224 277
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +53
Permanent jobs citing Handset 11 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.27% 0.088%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.68% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 8
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £24,646 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £30,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.78%
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
2723 2778 3300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 34.77% 39.34% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2135 2251 2787
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -13 10 £47,500 +5.55%
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £42,500 +38.21% 1
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (51.61%) Degree
2 15 (48.39%) Mentoring
3 13 (41.94%) LAN
4 12 (38.71%) WAN
4 12 (38.71%) ITIL
4 12 (38.71%) VPN
4 12 (38.71%) Firewall
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco
6 10 (32.26%) VoIP
6 10 (32.26%) C
6 10 (32.26%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (32.26%) Aruba
6 10 (32.26%) Mitel
6 10 (32.26%) Meru Networks
7 8 (25.81%) Network Security
7 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
7 8 (25.81%) DHCP
8 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
8 7 (22.58%) MS Office
8 7 (22.58%) Finance
8 7 (22.58%) HP
8 7 (22.58%) Dell
8 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
8 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
8 7 (22.58%) IP Telephony
8 7 (22.58%) Fortinet
9 6 (19.35%) VMware
9 6 (19.35%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (19.35%) Information Security
9 6 (19.35%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Office
2 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) Windchill
3 1 (3.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) LAN
2 12 (38.71%) VPN
2 12 (38.71%) Firewall
2 12 (38.71%) WAN
3 10 (32.26%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (32.26%) VoIP
4 8 (25.81%) DHCP
4 8 (25.81%) Network Security
5 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
5 7 (22.58%) IP Telephony
6 6 (19.35%) DNS
7 3 (9.68%) Wireless
8 2 (6.45%) 2G
8 2 (6.45%) TETRA
8 2 (6.45%) 3G
8 2 (6.45%) 3GPP
9 1 (3.23%) DECT
9 1 (3.23%) RTP
9 1 (3.23%) RNC
9 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Bugzilla
1 2 (6.45%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) TestLink
2 1 (3.23%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Valgrind
General
1 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
3 6 (19.35%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Automotive
5 1 (3.23%) Banking
5 1 (3.23%) French Language
5 1 (3.23%) German Language
5 1 (3.23%) Italian Language
5 1 (3.23%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Network Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Support Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Operations Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Network Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Mechanical Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) NOC Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Java EE
2 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.23%) Human Factors
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
1 6 (19.35%) VMS
1 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (19.35%) Windows Vista
1 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) UNIX
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Mentoring
2 12 (38.71%) ITIL
3 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
3 6 (19.35%) Information Security
4 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
4 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (12.90%) UML
5 4 (12.90%) BCP
6 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) ITSM
6 3 (9.68%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.23%) Business Development
8 1 (3.23%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C
2 4 (12.90%) Python
3 3 (9.68%) TTCN
3 3 (9.68%) Perl
4 2 (6.45%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) CCIE
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) PhD
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
1 6 (19.35%) Terminal Services
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Workstation
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco
2 10 (32.26%) Mitel
2 10 (32.26%) Aruba
2 10 (32.26%) Meru Networks
3 7 (22.58%) Fortinet
3 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
3 7 (22.58%) HP
3 7 (22.58%) Dell
4 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 6 (19.35%) VMware
5 2 (6.45%) MKS
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