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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - 193 170
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.079% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.23% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £25,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -48.18%
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £28,250 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+10.61% -0.87%
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
1274 1330 1448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.54% 34.94% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1141 1192
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) LTE
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) COM
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) 3G
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) SAS
3 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) 4G
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) 3G
2 3 (75.00%) LTE
3 1 (25.00%) 4G
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3G Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) LTE Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Principal Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco