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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 129 143 144
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Handset 8 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.41% 0.46% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 1.11% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Median salary £37,500 £28,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% -34.11%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
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
777 994 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.13% 41.84% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 648 814 794
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,395 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Handset as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Handset Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Handset
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 5 £37,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £62,500 -
Watford +12 1 - -
Handset
East of England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing Handset also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Handset.

1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (54.17%) MS Office
2 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (54.17%) Windows 7
3 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (50.00%) MCDST
3 12 (50.00%) SCCM
3 12 (50.00%) Becrypt
3 12 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 12 (50.00%) Validation
4 11 (45.83%) VoIP
5 9 (37.50%) Office 365
6 8 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 8 (33.33%) Sonus
6 8 (33.33%) Skype
6 8 (33.33%) PBX
6 8 (33.33%) CCNA
6 8 (33.33%) HP
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco
7 7 (29.17%) PSTN
7 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (29.17%) Driving Licence
7 7 (29.17%) Presales

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) VoIP
2 8 (33.33%) PBX
2 8 (33.33%) Skype
3 7 (29.17%) PSTN
4 3 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 12 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 12 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 12 (50.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 12 (50.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 12 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
2 12 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 12 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Business Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Voice Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) VoIP Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) VoIP Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
1 13 (54.17%) Windows 7
1 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 12 (50.00%) Validation
3 7 (29.17%) Presales
4 3 (12.50%) B2B
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (50.00%) MCDST
2 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (33.33%) CCNA
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) Becrypt
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 8 (33.33%) HP
3 8 (33.33%) Sonus
4 1 (4.17%) VMware