The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 784 698 678
Rank change year-on-year
-86 -20
Permanent jobs citing Handset 82 166 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.41% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 70 111 150
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
Handset
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39758 40327 42565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 39.44% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32355 32066 35999
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in England

Handset
Salary Trend in England

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

Handset Salary Trend in England

Handset
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Handset Salary Histogram in England

Handset
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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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
London -2 50 £30,000 -40.00% 12
South East -31 11 £27,500 -35.29% 1
West Midlands -10 9 £32,500 +30.00% 1
East of England -33 6 £42,500 +49.12%
North West -5 4 £22,000 -8.33% 1
South West -6 1 £18,000 -7.69% 1
North East - 1 - -
Handset
UK

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 77 (40.74%) Windows
2 62 (32.80%) Telecoms
3 59 (31.22%) Active Directory
4 54 (28.57%) MS Office
5 52 (27.51%) Microsoft
6 39 (20.63%) Cisco
6 39 (20.63%) VoIP
7 36 (19.05%) ITIL
8 32 (16.93%) MS Excel
9 31 (16.40%) Blackberry
10 30 (15.87%) Windows XP
11 29 (15.34%) Degree
12 28 (14.81%) LAN
12 28 (14.81%) Mitel
13 27 (14.29%) TCP/IP
13 27 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
14 23 (12.17%) Finance
14 23 (12.17%) Marketing
15 21 (11.11%) SharePoint
15 21 (11.11%) MS Exchange
15 21 (11.11%) Java
16 20 (10.58%) Mobile App
17 19 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
17 19 (10.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 19 (10.05%) Android
17 19 (10.05%) Firewall
17 19 (10.05%) Time Management
18 18 (9.52%) SLA
18 18 (9.52%) DNS
18 18 (9.52%) GSM

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 21 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 21 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.12%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.59%) Lync
6 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.06%) JBoss
6 2 (1.06%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.53%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.53%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.53%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 54 (28.57%) MS Office
2 32 (16.93%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.53%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (20.63%) VoIP
2 28 (14.81%) LAN
3 27 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 27 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 19 (10.05%) Firewall
5 18 (9.52%) DNS
5 18 (9.52%) GSM
6 17 (8.99%) VPN
7 16 (8.47%) Broadband
7 16 (8.47%) DHCP
8 14 (7.41%) Internet
9 13 (6.88%) WAN
10 12 (6.35%) DSL
11 11 (5.82%) Wireless
11 11 (5.82%) 3G
12 7 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
12 7 (3.70%) MVNO
13 6 (3.17%) 2G
13 6 (3.17%) 3GPP
14 5 (2.65%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.88%) MySQL
2 7 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.53%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (0.53%) DB2
5 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.65%) JIRA
1 5 (2.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.59%) Robotium
2 3 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.59%) Robolectric
2 3 (1.59%) Subversion
3 2 (1.06%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.06%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.53%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.53%) Xcode
4 1 (0.53%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.53%) NUnit
4 1 (0.53%) Maven
4 1 (0.53%) Selenium
4 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.53%) Liquibase
4 1 (0.53%) GitLab
4 1 (0.53%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.53%) WatiN
4 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 62 (32.80%) Telecoms
2 23 (12.17%) Finance
2 23 (12.17%) Marketing
3 8 (4.23%) Retail
3 8 (4.23%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.12%) Legal
4 4 (2.12%) Banking
4 4 (2.12%) Dutch Language
4 4 (2.12%) German Language
5 3 (1.59%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.59%) Back Office
6 2 (1.06%) Advertising
6 2 (1.06%) Games
6 2 (1.06%) Automotive
6 2 (1.06%) French Language
6 2 (1.06%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.06%) Billing
6 2 (1.06%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.53%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.53%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 35 (18.52%) Analyst
2 24 (12.70%) Support Analyst
3 21 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (5.82%) Administrator
5 9 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
5 9 (4.76%) Account Manager
5 9 (4.76%) Developer
5 9 (4.76%) Designer
6 8 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 8 (4.23%) Desktop Support
6 8 (4.23%) Network Engineer
7 7 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (3.17%) Technical Support
8 6 (3.17%) Support Engineer
9 5 (2.65%) Service Analyst
9 5 (2.65%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (2.65%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (2.65%) Technical Support Analyst
9 5 (2.65%) Test Engineer
9 5 (2.65%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.76%) Rendezvous
2 4 (2.12%) XMPP
3 3 (1.59%) J2SE
3 3 (1.59%) JNI
3 3 (1.59%) Hibernate
3 3 (1.59%) Spring
3 3 (1.59%) MFC
3 3 (1.59%) STL
3 3 (1.59%) RESTful
4 2 (1.06%) JSON
4 2 (1.06%) REST
4 2 (1.06%) Web Services
4 2 (1.06%) CSS
4 2 (1.06%) HTML
5 1 (0.53%) .NET
5 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.53%) COM
5 1 (0.53%) SOAP
5 1 (0.53%) JSF
5 1 (0.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.40%) Blackberry
2 20 (10.58%) Mobile App
3 19 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (7.41%) Smartphone
5 7 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (3.70%) iPhone
6 6 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.17%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.12%) Open Source
7 4 (2.12%) STB
8 3 (1.59%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.59%) Replication
8 3 (1.59%) Clustering
8 3 (1.59%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.59%) Copywriting
8 3 (1.59%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.06%) Social Network
10 1 (0.53%) Human Factors
10 1 (0.53%) Social Media
10 1 (0.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 77 (40.74%) Windows
2 30 (15.87%) Windows XP
3 19 (10.05%) Android
4 17 (8.99%) Windows 2000
5 16 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (7.94%) Windows 7
7 13 (6.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (5.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (5.29%) Linux
10 8 (4.23%) Windows Vista
11 6 (3.17%) VMS
11 6 (3.17%) Apple iOS
11 6 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.65%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.59%) CentOS
13 3 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (1.06%) BlackBerry OS
14 2 (1.06%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.06%) UNIX
15 1 (0.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.05%) ITIL
2 19 (10.05%) Time Management
3 17 (8.99%) CRM
4 16 (8.47%) E-Commerce
5 15 (7.94%) Mentoring
6 12 (6.35%) Business Continuity
7 10 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (5.29%) Software Distribution
8 9 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 9 (4.76%) Information Security
9 8 (4.23%) Software Engineering
10 7 (3.70%) Product Management
10 7 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (3.17%) Security Management
11 6 (3.17%) Change Control
11 6 (3.17%) Business Development
12 5 (2.65%) Software Testing
12 5 (2.65%) UML
12 5 (2.65%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.11%) Java
2 16 (8.47%) C
3 13 (6.88%) SQL
4 9 (4.76%) C++
5 5 (2.65%) Python
6 4 (2.12%) C#
7 3 (1.59%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.59%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.59%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.06%) Perl
8 2 (1.06%) PHP
8 2 (1.06%) Ruby
9 1 (0.53%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 29 (15.34%) Degree
2 17 (8.99%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.70%) CCNA
5 5 (2.65%) Postgraduate
6 3 (1.59%) MCSA
6 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.06%) ISEB
7 2 (1.06%) CCIE
8 1 (0.53%) CCNP
8 1 (0.53%) PhD
8 1 (0.53%) MCSE
8 1 (0.53%) MCP
8 1 (0.53%) HNC
8 1 (0.53%) HND
8 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.52%) SLA
2 7 (3.70%) QA
3 3 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.06%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (31.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.23%) vSphere
4 6 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.17%) Terminal Services
4 6 (3.17%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (2.12%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.59%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.06%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.06%) XenApp
8 1 (0.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.53%) SCSM
2 1 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.53%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.53%) WSUS
2 1 (0.53%) SCCM
2 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (27.51%) Microsoft
2 39 (20.63%) Cisco
3 28 (14.81%) Mitel
4 16 (8.47%) VMware
5 15 (7.94%) Intel
6 14 (7.41%) LANDesk
7 10 (5.29%) Citrix
8 9 (4.76%) TIBCO
9 8 (4.23%) Aruba
10 7 (3.70%) Apple
11 6 (3.17%) Juniper
11 6 (3.17%) HP
11 6 (3.17%) Google
11 6 (3.17%) Polycom
12 5 (2.65%) Meru Networks
13 4 (2.12%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.12%) McAfee
13 4 (2.12%) BT
13 4 (2.12%) Avaya
14 3 (1.59%) Dell
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