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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 778 724 634
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -90
Permanent jobs citing Handset 101 145 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.37% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 68 101 202
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,646 £24,025
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £31,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -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
40593 39325 43077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.05% 39.72% 39.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32020 32142 36344
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 October 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 2 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
London -27 46 £30,000 -31.42% 2
South East -17 27 £35,000 -22.22% 2
East of England -15 17 £42,500 +41.66% 6
West Midlands -23 6 £25,000 -15.25% 1
South West -14 2 £49,000 -12.88% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
North West -24 1 £35,000 +59.09% 1
Handset
UK

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 68 (34.52%) Telecoms
2 65 (32.99%) Windows
3 47 (23.86%) Active Directory
4 45 (22.84%) Degree
5 44 (22.34%) VoIP
5 44 (22.34%) MS Office
6 39 (19.80%) Cisco
7 35 (17.77%) Microsoft
8 34 (17.26%) Mitel
9 33 (16.75%) LAN
10 32 (16.24%) Windows XP
10 32 (16.24%) Java
11 31 (15.74%) Mobile App
12 30 (15.23%) ITIL
13 27 (13.71%) C
13 27 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
14 26 (13.20%) Blackberry
15 25 (12.69%) TCP/IP
15 25 (12.69%) Wi-Fi
15 25 (12.69%) Android
16 24 (12.18%) LANDesk
16 24 (12.18%) MS Excel
17 23 (11.68%) Marketing
18 22 (11.17%) GSM
18 22 (11.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 21 (10.66%) WAN
19 21 (10.66%) C++
19 21 (10.66%) Security Cleared
20 20 (10.15%) Mentoring
20 20 (10.15%) Firewall

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (11.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 15 (7.61%) MS Exchange
3 12 (6.09%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.02%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.02%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.51%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.51%) IIS
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.51%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (22.34%) MS Office
2 24 (12.18%) MS Excel
3 11 (5.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.02%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.51%) MS Project
5 1 (0.51%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (22.34%) VoIP
2 33 (16.75%) LAN
3 25 (12.69%) TCP/IP
3 25 (12.69%) Wi-Fi
4 22 (11.17%) GSM
5 21 (10.66%) WAN
6 20 (10.15%) Firewall
7 19 (9.64%) VPN
8 18 (9.14%) Broadband
9 17 (8.63%) DHCP
10 16 (8.12%) DNS
11 13 (6.60%) Internet
11 13 (6.60%) 3G
12 10 (5.08%) DSL
12 10 (5.08%) IP Telephony
13 9 (4.57%) Wireless
13 9 (4.57%) Network Security
14 8 (4.06%) LTE
15 7 (3.55%) Radio Access Network
15 7 (3.55%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.09%) MySQL
2 7 (3.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.51%) DB2
4 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (5.08%) Subversion
2 9 (4.57%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.06%) Robotium
3 8 (4.06%) Robolectric
4 3 (1.52%) Selenium
4 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.52%) NUnit
4 3 (1.52%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.02%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.02%) JIRA
5 2 (1.02%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.02%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.51%) WatiN
6 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.51%) Valgrind
6 1 (0.51%) JUnit
6 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.51%) TestDirector
General
1 68 (34.52%) Telecoms
2 23 (11.68%) Marketing
3 13 (6.60%) Finance
4 9 (4.57%) Retail
5 8 (4.06%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.05%) Electronics
6 6 (3.05%) Legal
7 4 (2.03%) Games
8 3 (1.52%) German Language
8 3 (1.52%) Dutch Language
8 3 (1.52%) Billing
8 3 (1.52%) Back Office
9 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.51%) Automotive
10 1 (0.51%) Law
10 1 (0.51%) Advertising
10 1 (0.51%) French Language
Job Titles
1 32 (16.24%) Analyst
2 25 (12.69%) Support Analyst
2 25 (12.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 20 (10.15%) Developer
4 11 (5.58%) Network Engineer
4 11 (5.58%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 10 (5.08%) Android Developer
5 10 (5.08%) Account Manager
6 9 (4.57%) Solutions Designer
6 9 (4.57%) Designer
7 8 (4.06%) Support Engineer
8 7 (3.55%) Software Engineer
8 7 (3.55%) Test Engineer
9 6 (3.05%) Desktop Support
9 6 (3.05%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (3.05%) Tester
10 5 (2.54%) Senior Manager
10 5 (2.54%) Technical Support
10 5 (2.54%) Java Developer
10 5 (2.54%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.08%) XMPP
2 9 (4.57%) J2SE
2 9 (4.57%) Rendezvous
2 9 (4.57%) JNI
3 6 (3.05%) .NET
4 4 (2.03%) Middleware
5 3 (1.52%) Cocoa
5 3 (1.52%) MFC
5 3 (1.52%) STL
5 3 (1.52%) XML
5 3 (1.52%) XSLT
5 3 (1.52%) iOS SDK
5 3 (1.52%) REST
5 3 (1.52%) Cocoa Touch
5 3 (1.52%) UIKit
6 2 (1.02%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.02%) Java EE
6 2 (1.02%) RESTful
6 2 (1.02%) Spring
6 2 (1.02%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.74%) Mobile App
2 27 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (13.20%) Blackberry
4 12 (6.09%) Algorithms
5 11 (5.58%) Smartphone
6 9 (4.57%) Data Structures
7 8 (4.06%) Open Source
7 8 (4.06%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.05%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.54%) iPhone
9 5 (2.54%) iPad
10 4 (2.03%) STB
11 3 (1.52%) Replication
11 3 (1.52%) Copywriting
12 2 (1.02%) Blog
12 2 (1.02%) Web 2.0
12 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
12 2 (1.02%) Social Media
13 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.51%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 65 (32.99%) Windows
2 32 (16.24%) Windows XP
3 25 (12.69%) Android
4 19 (9.64%) Windows 2000
5 17 (8.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.58%) UNIX
6 11 (5.58%) Linux
7 8 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (4.06%) Apple iOS
8 7 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (3.05%) Windows Vista
9 6 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (3.05%) VMS
9 6 (3.05%) Solaris
10 5 (2.54%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.02%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (1.02%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.02%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.23%) ITIL
2 20 (10.15%) Mentoring
3 18 (9.14%) E-Commerce
4 15 (7.61%) CRM
4 15 (7.61%) Change Control
5 14 (7.11%) Time Management
6 13 (6.60%) Software Engineering
7 12 (6.09%) Business Continuity
8 11 (5.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (5.58%) Android Development
9 10 (5.08%) Mobile Application Development
10 9 (4.57%) Business Continuity Planning
10 9 (4.57%) Information Security
10 9 (4.57%) UML
10 9 (4.57%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.57%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (3.55%) Product Management
11 7 (3.55%) Software Distribution
12 6 (3.05%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (3.05%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (16.24%) Java
2 27 (13.71%) C
3 21 (10.66%) C++
4 13 (6.60%) SQL
5 10 (5.08%) Python
6 9 (4.57%) C#
7 4 (2.03%) Perl
7 4 (2.03%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.03%) TTCN
8 3 (1.52%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.52%) Objective-C
8 3 (1.52%) VB
9 2 (1.02%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.02%) Ruby
10 1 (0.51%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (22.84%) Degree
2 21 (10.66%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.54%) Postgraduate
5 5 (2.54%) CCIE
6 3 (1.52%) HND
7 2 (1.02%) CCNP
7 2 (1.02%) PhD
7 2 (1.02%) ISEB
8 1 (0.51%) CCNA
8 1 (0.51%) MCP
8 1 (0.51%) MCSE
8 1 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.06%) SLA
2 7 (3.55%) QA
3 4 (2.03%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (23.86%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.05%) Terminal Services
3 6 (3.05%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (1.52%) Firmware
4 3 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.02%) XenApp
5 2 (1.02%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.02%) vSphere
5 2 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.54%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.51%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.51%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (19.80%) Cisco
2 35 (17.77%) Microsoft
3 34 (17.26%) Mitel
4 24 (12.18%) LANDesk
5 18 (9.14%) Intel
6 13 (6.60%) VMware
7 11 (5.58%) Aruba
8 10 (5.08%) Meru Networks
8 10 (5.08%) Google
8 10 (5.08%) HP
9 9 (4.57%) Dell
9 9 (4.57%) TIBCO
9 9 (4.57%) McAfee
10 8 (4.06%) Fortinet
10 8 (4.06%) SolarWinds
11 7 (3.55%) Amdocs
11 7 (3.55%) SAP
12 6 (3.05%) Citrix
13 5 (2.54%) Apple
14 4 (2.03%) EMC
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bupa Healthcare, Dental, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + 29 days holidays, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
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Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £24,000 - £28,000
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £18000.00 per annum
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Salary: £18000.00 per annum
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