The first 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 29 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 791 627 689
Rank change year-on-year
-164 +62
Permanent jobs citing Handset 97 219 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.65% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 82 184 172
Average salary £31,250 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.83% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34670 33692 37097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.74% 33.11% 33.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27727 27502 31642
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Handset
UK

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 29 July 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 29 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
London -41 46 £25,000 -54.12% 12
East of England -5 20 £42,500 +6.25%
South East -71 18 £40,500 +8.00% 6
West Midlands -22 5 £27,500 -34.52% 2
North West -7 4 £35,000 +12.00% 3
South West -14 2 £51,250 -14.58%
Yorkshire -46 1 £80,000 +77.77%
East Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
Handset
UK

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 62 (34.64%) Telecoms
2 56 (31.28%) Degree
3 54 (30.17%) Windows
4 42 (23.46%) VoIP
5 40 (22.35%) Active Directory
6 39 (21.79%) MS Office
7 38 (21.23%) Cisco
8 37 (20.67%) Android
8 37 (20.67%) Mobile App
9 35 (19.55%) Java
10 33 (18.44%) Microsoft
11 29 (16.20%) Mitel
12 28 (15.64%) GSM
13 26 (14.53%) LAN
13 26 (14.53%) Windows XP
13 26 (14.53%) C
13 26 (14.53%) C++
13 26 (14.53%) Blackberry
14 24 (13.41%) LANDesk
15 22 (12.29%) Wi-Fi
15 22 (12.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 21 (11.73%) Windows 2000
17 20 (11.17%) MS Excel
18 18 (10.06%) Intel
19 17 (9.50%) TCP/IP
19 17 (9.50%) ITIL
19 17 (9.50%) Marketing
20 16 (8.94%) WAN
20 16 (8.94%) Linux
21 15 (8.38%) Firewall

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 22 (12.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (5.59%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.68%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.68%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) GlassFish
Applications
1 39 (21.79%) MS Office
2 20 (11.17%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.56%) MS Project
5 1 (0.56%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (23.46%) VoIP
2 28 (15.64%) GSM
3 26 (14.53%) LAN
4 22 (12.29%) Wi-Fi
5 17 (9.50%) TCP/IP
6 16 (8.94%) WAN
7 15 (8.38%) VPN
7 15 (8.38%) 3G
7 15 (8.38%) Firewall
8 12 (6.70%) Wireless
8 12 (6.70%) LTE
9 10 (5.59%) IP Telephony
9 10 (5.59%) DNS
9 10 (5.59%) DHCP
10 9 (5.03%) DSL
10 9 (5.03%) 4G
11 8 (4.47%) Network Security
11 8 (4.47%) Radio Access Network
12 7 (3.91%) TETRA
12 7 (3.91%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.59%) MySQL
2 6 (3.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.56%) Big Data
4 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (8.38%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.26%) Subversion
3 11 (6.15%) Robotium
4 3 (1.68%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.68%) JIRA
4 3 (1.68%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.12%) NUnit
5 2 (1.12%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.12%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.12%) Selenium
5 2 (1.12%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.56%) Valgrind
6 1 (0.56%) JUnit
6 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.56%) Maven
General
1 62 (34.64%) Telecoms
2 17 (9.50%) Marketing
3 11 (6.15%) Finance
4 9 (5.03%) Electronics
5 8 (4.47%) Retail
6 6 (3.35%) Banking
7 5 (2.79%) Legal
7 5 (2.79%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.23%) Games
9 3 (1.68%) Back Office
9 3 (1.68%) Billing
9 3 (1.68%) Dutch Language
9 3 (1.68%) German Language
10 1 (0.56%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.56%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.56%) Automotive
10 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (13.97%) Analyst
2 23 (12.85%) Developer
3 21 (11.73%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (8.94%) Support Analyst
5 14 (7.82%) Android Developer
6 10 (5.59%) Architect
6 10 (5.59%) Tester
7 8 (4.47%) Network Engineer
7 8 (4.47%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.35%) Software Engineer
8 6 (3.35%) Java Developer
8 6 (3.35%) Test Engineer
8 6 (3.35%) Account Manager
8 6 (3.35%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.35%) Technical Support
8 6 (3.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (2.79%) Mobile Tester
9 5 (2.79%) Programme Manager
9 5 (2.79%) Desktop Support
9 5 (2.79%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.26%) XMPP
2 12 (6.70%) J2SE
2 12 (6.70%) JNI
3 6 (3.35%) XML
3 6 (3.35%) XSLT
3 6 (3.35%) .NET
4 4 (2.23%) Middleware
5 3 (1.68%) Cocoa
5 3 (1.68%) STL
5 3 (1.68%) MFC
5 3 (1.68%) iOS SDK
5 3 (1.68%) REST
5 3 (1.68%) Cocoa Touch
5 3 (1.68%) UIKit
6 2 (1.12%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.12%) Google Maps API
6 2 (1.12%) Spring
6 2 (1.12%) HTML
6 2 (1.12%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.67%) Mobile App
2 26 (14.53%) Blackberry
3 11 (6.15%) Open Source
4 9 (5.03%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.91%) Firmware
6 6 (3.35%) iPhone
6 6 (3.35%) Mobile Banking
7 5 (2.79%) iPad
8 3 (1.68%) STB
8 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.68%) Replication
8 3 (1.68%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.12%) Web 2.0
9 2 (1.12%) Blog
9 2 (1.12%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.56%) Social Media
10 1 (0.56%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.56%) PDA
10 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.56%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 54 (30.17%) Windows
2 37 (20.67%) Android
3 26 (14.53%) Windows XP
4 21 (11.73%) Windows 2000
5 16 (8.94%) Linux
6 12 (6.70%) Apple iOS
6 12 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (6.15%) UNIX
8 6 (3.35%) Solaris
9 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.79%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.79%) Windows Phone
10 3 (1.68%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.56%) VMS
12 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (9.50%) ITIL
2 15 (8.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (8.38%) Change Control
2 15 (8.38%) Android Development
3 14 (7.82%) Time Management
4 13 (7.26%) Service Delivery
5 12 (6.70%) Project Management
5 12 (6.70%) CRM
5 12 (6.70%) Mobile Application Development
6 11 (6.15%) Business Continuity
6 11 (6.15%) Software Engineering
7 10 (5.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (5.03%) Logistics
8 9 (5.03%) UML
8 9 (5.03%) Business Continuity Planning
9 8 (4.47%) E-Commerce
9 8 (4.47%) Product Management
10 7 (3.91%) Integration Testing
10 7 (3.91%) Scrum
11 6 (3.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.55%) Java
2 26 (14.53%) C
2 26 (14.53%) C++
3 15 (8.38%) SQL
4 13 (7.26%) Python
5 12 (6.70%) C#
6 7 (3.91%) Perl
7 6 (3.35%) VB
8 4 (2.23%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.23%) TTCN
9 3 (1.68%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.12%) Ruby
10 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.56%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 56 (31.28%) Degree
2 15 (8.38%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.03%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.47%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.91%) HND
6 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.79%) MCP
7 5 (2.79%) CCIE
8 4 (2.23%) PhD
8 4 (2.23%) MCSE
9 3 (1.68%) MCSA
9 3 (1.68%) CCNA
10 2 (1.12%) CCNP
10 2 (1.12%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) QA
2 8 (4.47%) SLA
3 4 (2.23%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (22.35%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.68%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.12%) XenApp
5 1 (0.56%) vSphere
5 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (2.79%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.12%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (21.23%) Cisco
2 33 (18.44%) Microsoft
3 29 (16.20%) Mitel
4 24 (13.41%) LANDesk
5 18 (10.06%) Intel
6 13 (7.26%) Google
7 10 (5.59%) Fortinet
8 9 (5.03%) VMware
8 9 (5.03%) McAfee
9 8 (4.47%) HP
9 8 (4.47%) Dell
9 8 (4.47%) Aruba
10 7 (3.91%) Meru Networks
10 7 (3.91%) SAP
10 7 (3.91%) Amdocs
11 6 (3.35%) EMC
12 5 (2.79%) Remedy
12 5 (2.79%) Apple
12 5 (2.79%) Polycom
12 5 (2.79%) SolarWinds
Greater Manchester
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Greater Manchester
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West England
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + van
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + van
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + van
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago