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 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 567 551 541
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Handset 41 64 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.33% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 73
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £75,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
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
18038 19389 20258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.66% 45.35% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14928 15381 16778
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 -9 14 £34,500 -6.75% 2
Ealing - 1 £62,500 - 1
Stanmore - 1 £21,000 -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 39 (44.83%) Windows
2 31 (35.63%) Telecoms
3 25 (28.74%) ITIL
4 22 (25.29%) Blackberry
5 20 (22.99%) Active Directory
6 19 (21.84%) MS Office
7 18 (20.69%) SharePoint
7 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 17 (19.54%) VoIP
8 17 (19.54%) MS Excel
9 16 (18.39%) Marketing
10 15 (17.24%) Android
11 14 (16.09%) Security Cleared
12 13 (14.94%) LAN
13 12 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (13.79%) Mobile App
14 11 (12.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 11 (12.64%) TCP/IP
14 11 (12.64%) Software Distribution
15 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (11.49%) GSM
15 10 (11.49%) Finance
16 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
16 9 (10.34%) Windows XP
16 9 (10.34%) Cisco
16 9 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
16 9 (10.34%) Time Management
16 9 (10.34%) Mitel
17 8 (9.20%) Degree
17 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 18 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 11 (12.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (5.75%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.30%) JBoss
6 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.15%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.15%) IIS
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.15%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (21.84%) MS Office
2 17 (19.54%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.54%) VoIP
2 13 (14.94%) LAN
3 12 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (12.64%) TCP/IP
5 10 (11.49%) GSM
6 7 (8.05%) Wireless
6 7 (8.05%) WAN
6 7 (8.05%) Broadband
6 7 (8.05%) MVNO
7 6 (6.90%) DSL
8 5 (5.75%) Firewall
8 5 (5.75%) DNS
8 5 (5.75%) Internet
9 4 (4.60%) VPN
9 4 (4.60%) DHCP
9 4 (4.60%) PABX
10 3 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (3.45%) IP Telephony
10 3 (3.45%) NGN
10 3 (3.45%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) MySQL
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.15%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) JIRA
2 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.15%) WatiN
3 1 (1.15%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.15%) Mockito
3 1 (1.15%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.15%) Xcode
3 1 (1.15%) NUnit
3 1 (1.15%) Subversion
3 1 (1.15%) Maven
3 1 (1.15%) Robolectric
3 1 (1.15%) Liquibase
3 1 (1.15%) GitLab
3 1 (1.15%) Robotium
3 1 (1.15%) Selenium
3 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (35.63%) Telecoms
2 16 (18.39%) Marketing
3 10 (11.49%) Finance
4 4 (4.60%) Banking
5 2 (2.30%) Retail
5 2 (2.30%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.30%) Advertising
5 2 (2.30%) Games
5 2 (2.30%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.15%) French Language
6 1 (1.15%) German Language
6 1 (1.15%) Legal
6 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (13.79%) Analyst
2 9 (10.34%) Support Analyst
3 8 (9.20%) Desktop Support
4 5 (5.75%) Sales Manager
4 5 (5.75%) Marketing Manager
4 5 (5.75%) IT Support
5 4 (4.60%) E-Commerce Manager
5 4 (4.60%) Online Marketing Manager
5 4 (4.60%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (4.60%) Developer
5 4 (4.60%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
5 4 (4.60%) Senior Manager
5 4 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (4.60%) Administrator
6 3 (3.45%) Tester
6 3 (3.45%) Network Support
6 3 (3.45%) QA Engineer
6 3 (3.45%) Deskside Support
6 3 (3.45%) Deskside Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) Hibernate
1 2 (2.30%) Spring
1 2 (2.30%) XMPP
1 2 (2.30%) JSON
1 2 (2.30%) RESTful
2 1 (1.15%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.15%) CakePHP
2 1 (1.15%) JNI
2 1 (1.15%) HTML
2 1 (1.15%) Web Services
2 1 (1.15%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.29%) Blackberry
2 12 (13.79%) Mobile App
3 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (6.90%) iPhone
6 3 (3.45%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.30%) Open Source
7 2 (2.30%) Social Network
8 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.15%) User Experience
8 1 (1.15%) iPad
8 1 (1.15%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.15%) NHS
8 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (44.83%) Windows
2 15 (17.24%) Android
3 9 (10.34%) Windows XP
4 7 (8.05%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.90%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.60%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.45%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.30%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (2.30%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.30%) Linux
10 1 (1.15%) Debian
10 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.74%) ITIL
2 11 (12.64%) Software Distribution
3 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
3 9 (10.34%) Time Management
4 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
4 8 (9.20%) Security Management
5 7 (8.05%) CRM
5 7 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.60%) Service Management
7 4 (4.60%) Online Marketing
7 4 (4.60%) Manual Testing
8 3 (3.45%) Change Control
8 3 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.45%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.45%) Scrum
8 3 (3.45%) Migration
9 2 (2.30%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.90%) SQL
2 4 (4.60%) C
2 4 (4.60%) Java
3 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.15%) Python
4 1 (1.15%) Perl
4 1 (1.15%) PHP
4 1 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.20%) Degree
3 6 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.75%) Postgraduate
4 5 (5.75%) CCNA
5 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.15%) MCP
7 1 (1.15%) MCSE
7 1 (1.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) QA
2 6 (6.90%) SLA
3 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (22.99%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) Terminal Server
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.30%) vSphere
2 2 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.15%) WSUS
1 1 (1.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.34%) Cisco
2 9 (10.34%) Mitel
3 7 (8.05%) Polycom
4 6 (6.90%) Apple
5 4 (4.60%) Serena
5 4 (4.60%) Intel
5 4 (4.60%) Citrix
5 4 (4.60%) Avaya
5 4 (4.60%) Juniper
5 4 (4.60%) Google
6 3 (3.45%) LANDesk
6 3 (3.45%) Facebook
6 3 (3.45%) HP
6 3 (3.45%) Nokia
7 2 (2.30%) VMware
7 2 (2.30%) Dell
7 2 (2.30%) Twitter
7 2 (2.30%) Becrypt
7 2 (2.30%) Lumension
London
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £24,000 - £28,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Ealing
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago