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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 814 670 699
Rank change year-on-year
-144 +29
Permanent jobs citing Handset 88 195 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.56% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 72 158 149
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-26.28% +2.94%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37966 34810 38744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 33.21% 32.84% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 30295 28577 32977
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -80 46 £37,500 -21.05% 8
East of England -18 14 £42,500 -5.55% 2
South East -64 14 £27,500 -46.34% 5
North East 0 6 £28,375 +13.50% 2
South West +1 4 £18,500 -18.68% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £25,000 - 1
West Midlands +2 1 £25,000 -13.04%
East Midlands -18 1 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Handset
UK

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 72 (30.51%) Windows
2 70 (29.66%) Telecoms
3 68 (28.81%) Degree
4 59 (25.00%) Android
5 41 (17.37%) ITIL
6 40 (16.95%) Microsoft
6 40 (16.95%) Active Directory
7 37 (15.68%) VoIP
8 36 (15.25%) Marketing
9 34 (14.41%) Apple iOS
10 32 (13.56%) Blackberry
11 29 (12.29%) Java
12 26 (11.02%) MS Office
12 26 (11.02%) Project Management
13 25 (10.59%) Cisco
13 25 (10.59%) Retail
14 23 (9.75%) Logistics
14 23 (9.75%) Windows Server 2008
15 22 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (9.32%) Windows Phone
16 21 (8.90%) Mobile App
16 21 (8.90%) 4G
16 21 (8.90%) Service Delivery
16 21 (8.90%) Wireless
16 21 (8.90%) GSM
17 20 (8.47%) Finance
17 20 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (8.47%) LTE
18 19 (8.05%) Product Management
18 19 (8.05%) Windows XP

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 14 (5.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (2.54%) IBM Notes
3 6 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.27%) Apache
6 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.42%) CMS
7 1 (0.42%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (11.02%) MS Office
2 18 (7.63%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.54%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 3 (1.27%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (1.27%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.42%) MS Project
6 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.54%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (15.68%) VoIP
2 21 (8.90%) GSM
2 21 (8.90%) Wireless
2 21 (8.90%) 4G
3 20 (8.47%) LTE
4 16 (6.78%) LAN
4 16 (6.78%) VPN
5 15 (6.36%) IP Telephony
6 14 (5.93%) WAN
7 13 (5.51%) DHCP
7 13 (5.51%) TCP/IP
7 13 (5.51%) 3G
8 11 (4.66%) Internet
8 11 (4.66%) UMTS
8 11 (4.66%) HSPA
9 10 (4.24%) MVNO
9 10 (4.24%) Radio Access Network
9 10 (4.24%) DNS
9 10 (4.24%) GPRS
10 9 (3.81%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (1.27%) RDBMS
1 3 (1.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (4.66%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.12%) Subversion
3 4 (1.69%) JIRA
3 4 (1.69%) Robotium
4 3 (1.27%) JUnit
4 3 (1.27%) Bugzilla
5 2 (0.85%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.85%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.42%) Xcode
6 1 (0.42%) NUnit
6 1 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.42%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.42%) Selenium
6 1 (0.42%) Mercurial
General
1 70 (29.66%) Telecoms
2 36 (15.25%) Marketing
3 25 (10.59%) Retail
4 20 (8.47%) Finance
5 11 (4.66%) Banking
6 7 (2.97%) Games
7 6 (2.54%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.69%) Electronics
8 4 (1.69%) Billing
9 2 (0.85%) Advertising
9 2 (0.85%) Law
9 2 (0.85%) Legal
10 1 (0.42%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.42%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (10.59%) Analyst
2 15 (6.36%) Tester
3 14 (5.93%) Architect
3 14 (5.93%) Support Engineer
4 13 (5.51%) Developer
4 13 (5.51%) Marketing Manager
5 12 (5.08%) Network Engineer
6 11 (4.66%) Programme Manager
7 10 (4.24%) Service Analyst
7 10 (4.24%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (3.81%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (3.81%) Desktop Support
8 9 (3.81%) Principal Engineer
9 8 (3.39%) IT Support
9 8 (3.39%) Mobile Tester
9 8 (3.39%) Product Manager
10 7 (2.97%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (2.54%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.54%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (2.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.39%) Web Services
1 8 (3.39%) XML
2 6 (2.54%) HTML
2 6 (2.54%) REST
3 5 (2.12%) Application Packaging
3 5 (2.12%) SOAP
3 5 (2.12%) XSLT
3 5 (2.12%) Hibernate
4 4 (1.69%) JNI
4 4 (1.69%) XMPP
4 4 (1.69%) J2SE
5 3 (1.27%) JMS
5 3 (1.27%) .NET
5 3 (1.27%) J2EE
5 3 (1.27%) ATL
5 3 (1.27%) Spring
5 3 (1.27%) Spring Integration
5 3 (1.27%) Apache Camel
5 3 (1.27%) JPA
5 3 (1.27%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.56%) Blackberry
2 21 (8.90%) Mobile App
3 15 (6.36%) iPhone
4 10 (4.24%) Mobile Banking
5 9 (3.81%) iPad
6 8 (3.39%) Firmware
7 7 (2.97%) PDA
7 7 (2.97%) Mobile Payment
8 6 (2.54%) Smartphone
8 6 (2.54%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.54%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.69%) Open Source
9 4 (1.69%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.27%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.85%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.85%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.85%) EMV
11 2 (0.85%) Social Media
11 2 (0.85%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (30.51%) Windows
2 59 (25.00%) Android
3 34 (14.41%) Apple iOS
4 23 (9.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (9.32%) Windows Phone
6 19 (8.05%) Linux
6 19 (8.05%) Windows XP
7 18 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (7.20%) Windows 7
9 13 (5.51%) Windows 2000
10 12 (5.08%) UNIX
11 9 (3.81%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.54%) Windows Phone 7
12 6 (2.54%) Solaris
13 4 (1.69%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
15 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (17.37%) ITIL
2 26 (11.02%) Project Management
3 23 (9.75%) Logistics
4 22 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (8.90%) Service Delivery
6 20 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (8.05%) Product Management
8 12 (5.08%) Programme Management
9 11 (4.66%) Service Management
9 11 (4.66%) Change Control
10 10 (4.24%) Scrum
11 9 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (3.81%) Resource Management
11 9 (3.81%) Performance Engineering
12 8 (3.39%) CRM
13 7 (2.97%) Problem Management
13 7 (2.97%) Integration Testing
13 7 (2.97%) Software Testing
14 6 (2.54%) Business Development
14 6 (2.54%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.29%) Java
2 14 (5.93%) SQL
3 12 (5.08%) C
3 12 (5.08%) VB
4 11 (4.66%) C++
5 8 (3.39%) C#
6 7 (2.97%) Perl
6 7 (2.97%) Python
7 4 (1.69%) TTCN
8 3 (1.27%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.85%) Ruby
9 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.85%) VBScript
10 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.42%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 68 (28.81%) Degree
2 19 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (6.36%) MCSE
3 15 (6.36%) MCP
4 11 (4.66%) HND
5 9 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (3.81%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.97%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.97%) MCSA
7 6 (2.54%) CCNA
7 6 (2.54%) A+ Certification
8 5 (2.12%) MCDST
9 3 (1.27%) MCTS
9 3 (1.27%) MCITP
9 3 (1.27%) PhD
9 3 (1.27%) CCNP
9 3 (1.27%) CCENT
9 3 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (1.27%) MCSM
10 2 (0.85%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.08%) SLA
2 10 (4.24%) QA
3 3 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.85%) JTAG
System Software
1 40 (16.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.81%) XenApp
3 6 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.12%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.85%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.85%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.42%) vSphere
7 1 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.42%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 10 (4.24%) SCCM
2 5 (2.12%) WSUS
2 5 (2.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.42%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 40 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.59%) Cisco
3 16 (6.78%) Citrix
4 14 (5.93%) Apple
5 11 (4.66%) VMware
6 10 (4.24%) Remedy
7 9 (3.81%) Polycom
8 8 (3.39%) HP
9 7 (2.97%) Avaya
9 7 (2.97%) SAP
10 6 (2.54%) McAfee
10 6 (2.54%) Amdocs
10 6 (2.54%) Lotus
10 6 (2.54%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.54%) LANDesk
10 6 (2.54%) Google
10 6 (2.54%) MobileIron
11 5 (2.12%) Acme Packet
12 3 (1.27%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.27%) Perforce
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Holiday, Healthcare options
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum exc
Posted: 6 days ago
Truro, Cornwall
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £58000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £34500 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Jobs
Salary: £18-24k
Posted: 15 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Markfield, Leicestershire
Macintosh UK
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago