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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 768 700 655
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -45
Permanent jobs citing Handset 105 152 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.098% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.39% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 70 108 193
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,646 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £31,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -16.00%
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
40403 39211 43666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.88% 39.37% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 31821 32135 36995
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -7 49 £30,000 -33.33% 7
South East -17 31 £35,000 -22.22% 4
East of England -17 15 £42,500 +41.66% 4
West Midlands -27 5 £25,750 -24.26%
South West -36 2 £49,000 -12.88% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 - 4
North West -25 1 £35,000 +59.09% 1
Handset
UK

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 71 (34.98%) Telecoms
2 64 (31.53%) Windows
3 50 (24.63%) Degree
4 46 (22.66%) Active Directory
5 44 (21.67%) MS Office
6 43 (21.18%) VoIP
7 39 (19.21%) Cisco
8 38 (18.72%) Microsoft
9 36 (17.73%) Mobile App
10 35 (17.24%) Java
11 34 (16.75%) Mitel
12 32 (15.76%) LAN
13 31 (15.27%) Windows XP
13 31 (15.27%) Android
14 29 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 27 (13.30%) C
15 27 (13.30%) ITIL
16 26 (12.81%) MS Excel
17 25 (12.32%) Wi-Fi
17 25 (12.32%) TCP/IP
17 25 (12.32%) Blackberry
18 24 (11.82%) GSM
18 24 (11.82%) LANDesk
18 24 (11.82%) Marketing
19 22 (10.84%) C++
19 22 (10.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 20 (9.85%) WAN
21 19 (9.36%) Windows 2000
21 19 (9.36%) Security Cleared
22 18 (8.87%) Mentoring

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (10.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 15 (7.39%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.43%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.99%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.99%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.49%) IIS
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.49%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (21.67%) MS Office
2 26 (12.81%) MS Excel
3 11 (5.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.48%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.49%) MS Project
5 1 (0.49%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.99%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (21.18%) VoIP
2 32 (15.76%) LAN
3 25 (12.32%) TCP/IP
3 25 (12.32%) Wi-Fi
4 24 (11.82%) GSM
5 20 (9.85%) WAN
6 18 (8.87%) DHCP
6 18 (8.87%) VPN
6 18 (8.87%) Broadband
6 18 (8.87%) Firewall
7 17 (8.37%) DNS
8 15 (7.39%) 3G
9 12 (5.91%) Internet
10 10 (4.93%) DSL
10 10 (4.93%) Wireless
11 9 (4.43%) IP Telephony
11 9 (4.43%) LTE
12 8 (3.94%) 4G
12 8 (3.94%) Network Security
13 7 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.91%) MySQL
2 7 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.49%) DB2
4 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (5.42%) Subversion
2 10 (4.93%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.43%) Robotium
4 4 (1.97%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.97%) JIRA
5 3 (1.48%) Selenium
5 3 (1.48%) Bugzilla
5 3 (1.48%) NUnit
6 2 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.99%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.99%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.49%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.49%) WatiN
7 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.49%) Valgrind
7 1 (0.49%) JUnit
7 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.49%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.49%) NetBeans
General
1 71 (34.98%) Telecoms
2 24 (11.82%) Marketing
3 13 (6.40%) Finance
4 9 (4.43%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.43%) Retail
5 7 (3.45%) Electronics
6 6 (2.96%) Legal
7 3 (1.48%) Back Office
7 3 (1.48%) Billing
7 3 (1.48%) Dutch Language
7 3 (1.48%) Games
7 3 (1.48%) German Language
8 1 (0.49%) French Language
8 1 (0.49%) Advertising
8 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.49%) Automotive
8 1 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (15.76%) Analyst
2 26 (12.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 24 (11.82%) Support Analyst
4 22 (10.84%) Developer
5 12 (5.91%) Android Developer
6 11 (5.42%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 10 (4.93%) Network Engineer
7 10 (4.93%) Account Manager
8 9 (4.43%) Solutions Designer
8 9 (4.43%) Designer
9 8 (3.94%) Desktop Support
9 8 (3.94%) Tester
10 7 (3.45%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.45%) Support Engineer
10 7 (3.45%) Test Engineer
11 6 (2.96%) Technical Support
11 6 (2.96%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (2.46%) Senior Manager
12 5 (2.46%) Java Developer
12 5 (2.46%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.42%) XMPP
2 10 (4.93%) J2SE
2 10 (4.93%) JNI
3 9 (4.43%) Rendezvous
4 6 (2.96%) .NET
5 4 (1.97%) XML
5 4 (1.97%) XSLT
5 4 (1.97%) Middleware
5 4 (1.97%) REST
6 3 (1.48%) Cocoa Touch
6 3 (1.48%) UIKit
6 3 (1.48%) iOS SDK
6 3 (1.48%) Cocoa
6 3 (1.48%) STL
6 3 (1.48%) MFC
7 2 (0.99%) Spring
7 2 (0.99%) HTML
7 2 (0.99%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.99%) Google Maps API
7 2 (0.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.73%) Mobile App
2 29 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (12.32%) Blackberry
4 11 (5.42%) Smartphone
5 9 (4.43%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.43%) Open Source
6 6 (2.96%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.46%) iPad
7 5 (2.46%) iPhone
8 4 (1.97%) Firmware
8 4 (1.97%) STB
9 3 (1.48%) Replication
9 3 (1.48%) Copywriting
10 2 (0.99%) Blog
10 2 (0.99%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.99%) Social Media
11 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.49%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 64 (31.53%) Windows
2 31 (15.27%) Windows XP
2 31 (15.27%) Android
3 19 (9.36%) Windows 2000
4 16 (7.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.40%) Linux
6 12 (5.91%) Apple iOS
7 11 (5.42%) UNIX
8 8 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.96%) VMS
9 6 (2.96%) Solaris
9 6 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.96%) Windows Vista
10 5 (2.46%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.97%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.99%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.99%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (13.30%) ITIL
2 18 (8.87%) E-Commerce
2 18 (8.87%) Mentoring
3 15 (7.39%) Change Control
4 14 (6.90%) CRM
4 14 (6.90%) Time Management
5 13 (6.40%) Software Engineering
5 13 (6.40%) Android Development
6 12 (5.91%) Business Continuity
7 11 (5.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (5.42%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (5.42%) Mobile Application Development
8 10 (4.93%) Information Security
8 10 (4.93%) Service Delivery
9 9 (4.43%) UML
9 9 (4.43%) Business Continuity Planning
10 8 (3.94%) Software Testing
10 8 (3.94%) Product Management
11 7 (3.45%) Manual Testing
11 7 (3.45%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 35 (17.24%) Java
2 27 (13.30%) C
3 22 (10.84%) C++
4 14 (6.90%) SQL
5 10 (4.93%) C#
5 10 (4.93%) Python
6 4 (1.97%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.97%) TTCN
6 4 (1.97%) VB
6 4 (1.97%) Perl
7 3 (1.48%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.48%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.99%) Ruby
8 2 (0.99%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.49%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (24.63%) Degree
2 19 (9.36%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.43%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.46%) Postgraduate
5 5 (2.46%) CCIE
6 4 (1.97%) HND
7 3 (1.48%) PhD
7 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.99%) ISEB
8 2 (0.99%) CCNP
8 2 (0.99%) MCP
8 2 (0.99%) MCSE
8 2 (0.99%) MCSA
9 1 (0.49%) CCNA
9 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.93%) QA
2 8 (3.94%) SLA
3 4 (1.97%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (22.66%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.96%) Terminal Services
3 6 (2.96%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (1.48%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.99%) XenApp
5 2 (0.99%) vSphere
6 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.46%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.99%) ARCserve
3 2 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.99%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.49%) WSUS
4 1 (0.49%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (19.21%) Cisco
2 38 (18.72%) Microsoft
3 34 (16.75%) Mitel
4 24 (11.82%) LANDesk
5 18 (8.87%) Intel
6 16 (7.88%) VMware
7 12 (5.91%) Google
8 11 (5.42%) Aruba
9 10 (4.93%) Meru Networks
9 10 (4.93%) HP
10 9 (4.43%) Dell
10 9 (4.43%) TIBCO
10 9 (4.43%) McAfee
11 8 (3.94%) Fortinet
11 8 (3.94%) SolarWinds
12 7 (3.45%) Amdocs
12 7 (3.45%) SAP
13 5 (2.46%) EMC
14 4 (1.97%) Citrix
15 3 (1.48%) Avaya
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Great package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Great package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASG International
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASG International
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
LA International
Salary: £45000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Stephenson Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London, EC1
AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians)
Salary: up to £21,423 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + van
Posted: 17 days ago
North West England
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + van
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 26 days ago