The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.14% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.44%
Handset
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
294 292 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 42.42% 34.15% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 221 249 261
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Handset
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Handset Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Handset
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) XenMobile
1 1 (100.00%) BYOD

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris