The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank - 189 187
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.026% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.068% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -4.54%
Handset
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1168 1460 1379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.46% 37.28% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1278 1104
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Handset across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Handset
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Handset across the Hampshire region.

Handset Salary Trend in Hampshire

Handset
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Degree

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft