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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 733 775 698
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -77
Permanent jobs citing Handset 133 112 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.27% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 102 77 122
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £22,000 £24,646
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
41806 42101 41099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.09% 39.00% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33948 33029 33465
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +23 57 £43,750 +45.83% 9
South East +9 38 £45,000 +38.46% 4
East of England +2 12 £37,750 -2.58% 1
South West -1 9 £22,500 -71.87% 1
Yorkshire +18 7 £37,500 -28.57% 2
North West +1 4 £17,000 -51.42% 1
East Midlands - 4 £30,000 -
West Midlands +5 2 £68,750 +150.00%
Handset
UK

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 107 (41.15%) Windows
2 98 (37.69%) Telecoms
3 70 (26.92%) Active Directory
4 69 (26.54%) Microsoft
5 63 (24.23%) Wireless
6 59 (22.69%) VMware
7 57 (21.92%) MS Exchange
8 54 (20.77%) MS Office
9 53 (20.38%) ITIL
10 49 (18.85%) TCP/IP
11 47 (18.08%) Marketing
12 46 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 41 (15.77%) Finance
13 41 (15.77%) MS Excel
14 35 (13.46%) Linux
14 35 (13.46%) DNS
15 34 (13.08%) LTE
15 34 (13.08%) Degree
16 33 (12.69%) Windows Server 2008
16 33 (12.69%) WAN
16 33 (12.69%) LAN
16 33 (12.69%) Cisco
16 33 (12.69%) Windows 7
16 33 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
17 32 (12.31%) DHCP
18 31 (11.92%) Project Management
19 30 (11.54%) VPN
20 29 (11.15%) 3GPP
21 28 (10.77%) Digital Marketing
22 26 (10.00%) SLA

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 57 (21.92%) MS Exchange
2 22 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (4.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (3.46%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.92%) SAS
5 5 (1.92%) Lync
5 5 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.77%) IIS
8 1 (0.38%) CMS
8 1 (0.38%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (20.77%) MS Office
2 41 (15.77%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.85%) Office 365
2 17 (6.54%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.54%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (24.23%) Wireless
2 49 (18.85%) TCP/IP
3 35 (13.46%) DNS
4 34 (13.08%) LTE
5 33 (12.69%) LAN
5 33 (12.69%) WAN
6 32 (12.31%) DHCP
7 30 (11.54%) VPN
8 29 (11.15%) 3GPP
9 23 (8.85%) GSM
10 21 (8.08%) WCDMA
11 20 (7.69%) Firewall
12 19 (7.31%) VoIP
13 13 (5.00%) 3G
14 10 (3.85%) PBX
15 9 (3.46%) Internet
15 9 (3.46%) Network Security
16 8 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
17 7 (2.69%) 4G
18 6 (2.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.15%) Big Data
3 2 (0.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (2.31%) NUnit
1 6 (2.31%) MSTest
2 4 (1.54%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.77%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.77%) ClearQuest
3 2 (0.77%) Xcode
3 2 (0.77%) Selenium
3 2 (0.77%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.38%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (0.38%) Subversion
4 1 (0.38%) JIRA
4 1 (0.38%) Firebug
4 1 (0.38%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
General
1 98 (37.69%) Telecoms
2 47 (18.08%) Marketing
3 41 (15.77%) Finance
4 17 (6.54%) Retail
5 11 (4.23%) Billing
6 7 (2.69%) Advertising
7 6 (2.31%) Legal
7 6 (2.31%) Back Office
7 6 (2.31%) Games
8 5 (1.92%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.54%) Electronics
10 2 (0.77%) Law
10 2 (0.77%) Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (20.38%) Analyst
2 32 (12.31%) Senior Manager
3 30 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 27 (10.38%) Account Manager
5 24 (9.23%) Support Engineer
6 20 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 19 (7.31%) Technical Manager
8 14 (5.38%) Administrator
9 13 (5.00%) Developer
9 13 (5.00%) Network Engineer
9 13 (5.00%) Sales Manager
9 13 (5.00%) Technical Account Manager
9 13 (5.00%) IT Support
10 12 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 10 (3.85%) Product Manager
13 9 (3.46%) Service Desk Analyst
13 9 (3.46%) Service Analyst
14 8 (3.08%) Coordinator
14 8 (3.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.62%) .NET
2 8 (3.08%) HTML
3 6 (2.31%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.31%) COM
3 6 (2.31%) XML
3 6 (2.31%) XSLT
3 6 (2.31%) .NET Framework
3 6 (2.31%) WCF
3 6 (2.31%) LINQ
4 4 (1.54%) CSS
5 2 (0.77%) HTML5
5 2 (0.77%) iOS SDK
5 2 (0.77%) CSS3
5 2 (0.77%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.77%) JNI
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (0.38%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (0.38%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.38%) WAP
6 1 (0.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.85%) Blackberry
3 20 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 13 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 10 (3.85%) Smartphone
6 8 (3.08%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (2.69%) Fat Client
7 7 (2.69%) Clustering
7 7 (2.69%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.92%) iPhone
9 4 (1.54%) NHS
9 4 (1.54%) Blog
10 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.15%) EMV
11 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.77%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.77%) DTV
11 2 (0.77%) BBC
12 1 (0.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 107 (41.15%) Windows
2 35 (13.46%) Linux
3 33 (12.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (12.69%) Windows 7
4 26 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (8.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (6.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (5.77%) Apple iOS
7 15 (5.77%) Android
8 14 (5.38%) Mac OS X
9 12 (4.62%) UNIX
10 8 (3.08%) Windows XP
10 8 (3.08%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.69%) Windows Phone
12 4 (1.54%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.77%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.38%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (20.38%) ITIL
2 31 (11.92%) Project Management
3 28 (10.77%) Digital Marketing
4 21 (8.08%) Mentoring
5 20 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 19 (7.31%) Information Security
6 19 (7.31%) B2B
7 18 (6.92%) Pay per click
7 18 (6.92%) Analytics
8 16 (6.15%) Time Management
8 16 (6.15%) CRM
9 13 (5.00%) Project Planning
10 12 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (3.85%) Programme Management
11 10 (3.85%) Service Delivery
12 9 (3.46%) Product Management
13 7 (2.69%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (2.69%) Kalman Filter
13 7 (2.69%) Channel Management
13 7 (2.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (8.46%) C
2 16 (6.15%) SQL
3 15 (5.77%) C#
4 8 (3.08%) C++
4 8 (3.08%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.31%) Java
6 5 (1.92%) Python
6 5 (1.92%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.54%) Perl
8 3 (1.15%) PHP
8 3 (1.15%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.38%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (13.08%) Degree
2 11 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (3.85%) CCNA
4 7 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.15%) PMP
5 3 (1.15%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.15%) MCSE
5 3 (1.15%) MCSA
5 3 (1.15%) MCITP
6 2 (0.77%) CCNP
6 2 (0.77%) ACCA
6 2 (0.77%) CIMA
7 1 (0.38%) MCP
7 1 (0.38%) PhD
7 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.00%) SLA
2 3 (1.15%) QA
3 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 46 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (8.08%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
5 19 (7.31%) Terminal Services
6 18 (6.92%) vSphere
7 5 (1.92%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.38%) Postfix
8 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.15%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.77%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.38%) WSUS
4 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.38%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.38%) Iperf
Vendors
1 69 (26.54%) Microsoft
2 59 (22.69%) VMware
3 33 (12.69%) Cisco
4 24 (9.23%) Citrix
5 18 (6.92%) Nokia
6 15 (5.77%) Ericsson
7 14 (5.38%) Avaya
8 13 (5.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 13 (5.00%) Huawei
9 11 (4.23%) Mitel
10 7 (2.69%) Omniture
10 7 (2.69%) Apple
10 7 (2.69%) Adobe
10 7 (2.69%) Polycom
11 6 (2.31%) TEOCO
11 6 (2.31%) Juniper
12 5 (1.92%) Remedy
12 5 (1.92%) ServiceNow
13 4 (1.54%) Aruba
13 4 (1.54%) Google
Oldham, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
JWResource
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
DTI Global
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
London
DTI Global
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + good bens
Posted: 22 days ago