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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 731 809 639
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -170
Permanent jobs citing Handset 149 96 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.087% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.22% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 108 81 200
Average salary £46,250 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.30% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
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
41085 43862 41666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.25% 39.90% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 32870 35001 34170
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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 +65 73 £47,500 +65.21% 4
South East +40 34 £70,000 +115.38% 3
East of England +10 23 £47,500 +11.76% 1
West Midlands -11 10 £64,500 +134.54% 2
Yorkshire - 7 £35,000 -
South West -10 2 £22,500 - 1
Handset
UK

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 97 (43.69%) Windows
2 78 (35.14%) Telecoms
3 61 (27.48%) Microsoft
4 58 (26.13%) Active Directory
5 54 (24.32%) MS Office
6 49 (22.07%) Wireless
7 46 (20.72%) ITIL
8 45 (20.27%) Marketing
9 44 (19.82%) MS Exchange
10 42 (18.92%) MS Excel
10 42 (18.92%) VMware
11 39 (17.57%) TCP/IP
12 36 (16.22%) Finance
13 33 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (13.51%) Windows 7
14 30 (13.51%) Degree
14 30 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (13.51%) DNS
14 30 (13.51%) LAN
14 30 (13.51%) WAN
15 29 (13.06%) VPN
15 29 (13.06%) Cisco
16 28 (12.61%) DHCP
17 26 (11.71%) Project Management
17 26 (11.71%) LTE
18 25 (11.26%) Linux
19 24 (10.81%) 3GPP
19 24 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
20 23 (10.36%) Blackberry

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 44 (19.82%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (5.86%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.35%) Lync
5 3 (1.35%) IIS
6 1 (0.45%) JBoss
6 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.45%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.45%) CMS
6 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.45%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (24.32%) MS Office
2 42 (18.92%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) assyst
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.76%) Office 365
2 14 (6.31%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.80%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.45%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 49 (22.07%) Wireless
2 39 (17.57%) TCP/IP
3 30 (13.51%) DNS
3 30 (13.51%) LAN
3 30 (13.51%) WAN
4 29 (13.06%) VPN
5 28 (12.61%) DHCP
6 26 (11.71%) LTE
7 24 (10.81%) 3GPP
8 21 (9.46%) GSM
9 20 (9.01%) WCDMA
9 20 (9.01%) Firewall
10 19 (8.56%) VoIP
11 10 (4.50%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (4.05%) Internet
13 6 (2.70%) 3G
13 6 (2.70%) RIP
13 6 (2.70%) OSPF
13 6 (2.70%) IP Telephony
13 6 (2.70%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.45%) MySQL
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (2.70%) NUnit
1 6 (2.70%) MSTest
2 4 (1.80%) Selenium
3 3 (1.35%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.35%) Subversion
3 3 (1.35%) JIRA
4 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.90%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (0.90%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.90%) JMeter
4 2 (0.90%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.90%) Firebug
4 2 (0.90%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.45%) TestNG
5 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.45%) Gradle
5 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.45%) JUnit
5 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.45%) Xcode
General
1 78 (35.14%) Telecoms
2 45 (20.27%) Marketing
3 36 (16.22%) Finance
4 17 (7.66%) Retail
5 11 (4.95%) Billing
6 7 (3.15%) Advertising
6 7 (3.15%) Back Office
7 5 (2.25%) Games
8 4 (1.80%) Banking
8 4 (1.80%) Electronics
8 4 (1.80%) Legal
9 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.90%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.45%) Publishing
10 1 (0.45%) Front Office
10 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (24.77%) Analyst
2 30 (13.51%) Support Analyst
3 27 (12.16%) Senior Manager
4 26 (11.71%) Account Manager
5 18 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (7.66%) Support Engineer
6 17 (7.66%) Technical Manager
7 13 (5.86%) Developer
7 13 (5.86%) IT Support
8 12 (5.41%) Network Engineer
8 12 (5.41%) Technical Account Manager
9 10 (4.50%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (4.50%) Administrator
9 10 (4.50%) Service Analyst
10 9 (4.05%) Product Manager
11 8 (3.60%) Senior Account Manager
11 8 (3.60%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 8 (3.60%) 1st Line Support
12 7 (3.15%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (3.15%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.05%) HTML
2 7 (3.15%) .NET
2 7 (3.15%) XML
3 6 (2.70%) XSLT
3 6 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 6 (2.70%) WCF
3 6 (2.70%) LINQ
4 3 (1.35%) CSS
5 2 (0.90%) HTML5
5 2 (0.90%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.90%) CSS3
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (0.45%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (0.45%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.45%) Spring
6 1 (0.45%) JNI
6 1 (0.45%) iOS SDK
6 1 (0.45%) Web Services
6 1 (0.45%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (10.36%) Blackberry
3 15 (6.76%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.95%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.05%) Clustering
6 8 (3.60%) Smartphone
6 8 (3.60%) iPhone
7 7 (3.15%) Thin Client
7 7 (3.15%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.25%) NHS
8 5 (2.25%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.80%) Blog
9 4 (1.80%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.90%) BBC
10 2 (0.90%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.90%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.90%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 97 (43.69%) Windows
2 30 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 30 (13.51%) Windows 7
3 25 (11.26%) Linux
4 24 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (6.31%) Android
8 12 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 12 (5.41%) Mac OS X
9 11 (4.95%) Apple iOS
10 10 (4.50%) UNIX
11 8 (3.60%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.70%) Windows Phone
13 5 (2.25%) Windows 2000
14 4 (1.80%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.45%) VxWorks
15 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (20.72%) ITIL
2 26 (11.71%) Project Management
3 21 (9.46%) Digital Marketing
4 19 (8.56%) Mentoring
5 18 (8.11%) Pay per click
6 16 (7.21%) Information Security
7 15 (6.76%) Time Management
8 14 (6.31%) Analytics
8 14 (6.31%) Service Delivery
8 14 (6.31%) B2B
9 13 (5.86%) Asset Management
10 11 (4.95%) CRM
10 11 (4.95%) Product Management
11 8 (3.60%) E-Commerce
11 8 (3.60%) Programme Management
11 8 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (3.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (3.15%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (3.15%) Project Planning
12 7 (3.15%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.46%) SQL
2 20 (9.01%) C
3 8 (3.60%) C#
3 8 (3.60%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.15%) Java
5 5 (2.25%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.80%) Python
7 3 (1.35%) Perl
7 3 (1.35%) C++
8 2 (0.90%) PHP
8 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.90%) Ruby
9 1 (0.45%) Groovy
9 1 (0.45%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.45%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (13.51%) Degree
2 16 (7.21%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (6.31%) CCNA
4 7 (3.15%) CCNP
4 7 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.35%) PMP
6 3 (1.35%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.35%) MCP
6 3 (1.35%) MCSE
6 3 (1.35%) MCSA
7 2 (0.90%) ACCA
7 2 (0.90%) CIMA
7 2 (0.90%) MCITP
8 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.45%) MCDST
8 1 (0.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.36%) SLA
2 4 (1.80%) QA
3 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 58 (26.13%) Active Directory
2 33 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.66%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (7.21%) vSphere
4 16 (7.21%) Terminal Services
5 15 (6.76%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (1.80%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.35%) Firmware
7 3 (1.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.45%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.45%) MDaemon
9 1 (0.45%) KVM
9 1 (0.45%) Postfix
9 1 (0.45%) XenApp
9 1 (0.45%) Xen
9 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.80%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.35%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.90%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.45%) SCCM
4 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.45%) Iperf
Vendors
1 61 (27.48%) Microsoft
2 42 (18.92%) VMware
3 29 (13.06%) Cisco
4 17 (7.66%) Citrix
5 12 (5.41%) Nokia
6 10 (4.50%) Huawei
7 9 (4.05%) Ericsson
7 9 (4.05%) Avaya
7 9 (4.05%) Juniper
8 8 (3.60%) Mitel
9 7 (3.15%) Apple
9 7 (3.15%) Omniture
9 7 (3.15%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 6 (2.70%) Aruba
11 5 (2.25%) TEOCO
11 5 (2.25%) Polycom
12 4 (1.80%) Google
12 4 (1.80%) Remedy
12 4 (1.80%) Adobe
12 4 (1.80%) HP
Leicestershire
Thebes IT
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: £22,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Midlands
Vodafone
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive Salary and great bonuses
Posted: 20 days ago
West Bromwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago