The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 573 570 523
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -47
Permanent jobs citing Handset 49 59 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.28% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 45 51 95
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £31,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.66% -15.33%
Handset
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19700 20899 23058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.41% 46.16% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16057 17205 19519
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,511 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in London

Handset
Salary Trend in London

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

Handset Salary Trend in London

Handset
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Handset Salary Histogram in London

Handset
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 18 £23,750 -54.76% 6
Brentford - 2 £75,000 -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 40 (46.51%) Windows
2 34 (39.53%) MS Office
3 26 (30.23%) Active Directory
3 26 (30.23%) Blackberry
3 26 (30.23%) Telecoms
4 23 (26.74%) Windows XP
4 23 (26.74%) VoIP
5 22 (25.58%) Cisco
5 22 (25.58%) Mobile App
6 21 (24.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 20 (23.26%) Windows 2000
7 20 (23.26%) Mitel
8 19 (22.09%) Intel
8 19 (22.09%) LANDesk
9 18 (20.93%) Android
9 18 (20.93%) GSM
10 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
11 15 (17.44%) ITIL
12 13 (15.12%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (15.12%) Java
12 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
12 13 (15.12%) Time Management
12 13 (15.12%) Marketing
12 13 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
14 11 (12.79%) CRM
14 11 (12.79%) LAN
14 11 (12.79%) SQL
15 10 (11.63%) C
15 10 (11.63%) MySQL

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 21 (24.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (11.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.49%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 34 (39.53%) MS Office
2 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.74%) VoIP
2 18 (20.93%) GSM
3 13 (15.12%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
5 11 (12.79%) LAN
6 10 (11.63%) DSL
7 7 (8.14%) Broadband
7 7 (8.14%) MVNO
8 3 (3.49%) NGN
8 3 (3.49%) LTE
8 3 (3.49%) DNS
8 3 (3.49%) Internet
8 3 (3.49%) DHCP
9 2 (2.33%) VPN
9 2 (2.33%) 3GPP
9 2 (2.33%) 3G
9 2 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (1.16%) NFC
10 1 (1.16%) OSPF
10 1 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Subversion
2 6 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.98%) Robotium
2 6 (6.98%) Robolectric
3 2 (2.33%) NUnit
3 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.33%) JIRA
3 2 (2.33%) Selenium
4 1 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.16%) WatiN
4 1 (1.16%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (30.23%) Telecoms
2 13 (15.12%) Marketing
3 5 (5.81%) Legal
4 3 (3.49%) Dutch Language
4 3 (3.49%) Games
4 3 (3.49%) Electronics
4 3 (3.49%) German Language
5 2 (2.33%) Retail
5 2 (2.33%) Advertising
5 2 (2.33%) Finance
6 1 (1.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (20.93%) Analyst
2 15 (17.44%) Support Analyst
3 14 (16.28%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (13.95%) Developer
5 9 (10.47%) Android Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Desktop Support
7 5 (5.81%) Sales Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Windows Support Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) E-Commerce Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) IT Support
9 3 (3.49%) Tester
9 3 (3.49%) Marketing Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Product Manager
10 2 (2.33%) QA Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) IT Support Analyst
10 2 (2.33%) Deskside Support
10 2 (2.33%) Deskside Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) XMPP
2 7 (8.14%) J2SE
2 7 (8.14%) JNI
3 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.33%) Spring
4 1 (1.16%) .NET
4 1 (1.16%) XML
4 1 (1.16%) XSLT
4 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.16%) Java SE
4 1 (1.16%) Google Maps API
4 1 (1.16%) RESTful
4 1 (1.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.23%) Blackberry
2 22 (25.58%) Mobile App
3 13 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.14%) Data Structures
4 7 (8.14%) Algorithms
5 6 (6.98%) Open Source
6 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.33%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.33%) Social Network
7 2 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.33%) iPhone
8 1 (1.16%) iPad
8 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.16%) NHS
8 1 (1.16%) Blog
8 1 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (46.51%) Windows
2 23 (26.74%) Windows XP
3 20 (23.26%) Windows 2000
4 18 (20.93%) Android
5 3 (3.49%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.33%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.33%) Linux
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.44%) ITIL
2 13 (15.12%) Time Management
3 11 (12.79%) CRM
4 10 (11.63%) Change Control
5 9 (10.47%) Android Development
6 8 (9.30%) Mobile Application Development
6 8 (9.30%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.65%) Manual Testing
8 4 (4.65%) Quality Management
8 4 (4.65%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.65%) Software Distribution
8 4 (4.65%) QMS
9 3 (3.49%) Service Management
9 3 (3.49%) Scrum
10 2 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.33%) Regression Testing
10 2 (2.33%) Security Management
10 2 (2.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.12%) Java
2 11 (12.79%) SQL
3 10 (11.63%) C
4 8 (9.30%) C++
5 3 (3.49%) Python
6 2 (2.33%) Ruby
6 2 (2.33%) C#
7 1 (1.16%) VB
7 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Degree
2 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.81%) Postgraduate
4 2 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.16%) CCNA
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.65%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (25.58%) Cisco
2 20 (23.26%) Mitel
3 19 (22.09%) Intel
3 19 (22.09%) LANDesk
4 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
5 9 (10.47%) Google
6 4 (4.65%) Apple
7 2 (2.33%) HP
7 2 (2.33%) Citrix
7 2 (2.33%) Facebook
8 1 (1.16%) Twitter
8 1 (1.16%) Juniper
8 1 (1.16%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.16%) Motorola
8 1 (1.16%) Nokia
8 1 (1.16%) Lotus
8 1 (1.16%) Dell
8 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.16%) Symantec
8 1 (1.16%) Sony
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £24,000 - £28,000
Posted: 26 days ago