The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank - 125 149
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.16% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.45% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
Handset
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
725 670 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.25% 34.81% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 551 491 768
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Handset
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Handset Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) VMS
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) Retail

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (50.00%) VMS
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Mitel
3 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (30.00%) Aruba
3 3 (30.00%) Meru Networks
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