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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 579 547 530
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -17
Permanent jobs citing Handset 49 70 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.39% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 48 63 102
Average salary £25,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
17008 17857 20572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.33% 39.65% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13913 14497 17703
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 August 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 August 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
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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 -14 23 £22,500 -57.14%
Brentford - 2 £75,000 -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 34 (39.53%) Telecoms
2 33 (38.37%) MS Office
2 33 (38.37%) Mobile App
3 31 (36.05%) Windows
4 28 (32.56%) VoIP
5 25 (29.07%) Android
6 24 (27.91%) Java
7 23 (26.74%) Active Directory
7 23 (26.74%) Blackberry
8 22 (25.58%) GSM
8 22 (25.58%) Windows XP
9 21 (24.42%) Cisco
10 20 (23.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
11 19 (22.09%) Mitel
12 18 (20.93%) Intel
12 18 (20.93%) Windows 2000
12 18 (20.93%) LANDesk
13 16 (18.60%) SQL
14 14 (16.28%) C
14 14 (16.28%) C++
14 14 (16.28%) Degree
14 14 (16.28%) Android Development
15 13 (15.12%) Time Management
15 13 (15.12%) XMPP
15 13 (15.12%) Google
15 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
16 12 (13.95%) J2SE
16 12 (13.95%) Subversion
16 12 (13.95%) JNI

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 20 (23.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (38.37%) MS Office
2 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.56%) VoIP
2 22 (25.58%) GSM
3 10 (11.63%) LAN
3 10 (11.63%) TCP/IP
3 10 (11.63%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (10.47%) DSL
5 7 (8.14%) LTE
6 5 (5.81%) MVNO
6 5 (5.81%) Broadband
7 3 (3.49%) DHCP
7 3 (3.49%) DNS
7 3 (3.49%) NGN
8 2 (2.33%) 3G
8 2 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (2.33%) RTCP
8 2 (2.33%) RTP
8 2 (2.33%) SCCP
8 2 (2.33%) 3GPP
9 1 (1.16%) WAN
9 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Subversion
2 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.79%) Robotium
3 3 (3.49%) JIRA
4 2 (2.33%) Selenium
4 2 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.33%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.33%) NUnit
5 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (39.53%) Telecoms
2 11 (12.79%) Marketing
3 4 (4.65%) Finance
3 4 (4.65%) Legal
4 3 (3.49%) Dutch Language
4 3 (3.49%) German Language
4 3 (3.49%) Electronics
4 3 (3.49%) Retail
5 2 (2.33%) Games
5 2 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (19.77%) Developer
2 14 (16.28%) Analyst
2 14 (16.28%) 2nd Line Support
2 14 (16.28%) Android Developer
3 11 (12.79%) Support Analyst
3 11 (12.79%) Tester
4 6 (6.98%) Java Developer
5 5 (5.81%) Sales Manager
5 5 (5.81%) Mobile Tester
6 4 (4.65%) QA Tester
6 4 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) Windows Support Analyst
7 3 (3.49%) E-Commerce Manager
7 3 (3.49%) Programme Manager
7 3 (3.49%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.33%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (2.33%) Desktop Support
8 2 (2.33%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.33%) Marketing Manager
8 2 (2.33%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.12%) XMPP
2 12 (13.95%) JNI
2 12 (13.95%) J2SE
3 6 (6.98%) XML
3 6 (6.98%) XSLT
4 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.33%) Spring
4 2 (2.33%) .NET
4 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.33%) Google Maps API
4 2 (2.33%) REST
5 1 (1.16%) RESTful
5 1 (1.16%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (38.37%) Mobile App
2 23 (26.74%) Blackberry
3 11 (12.79%) Open Source
4 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.33%) Blog
5 2 (2.33%) iPhone
5 2 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.33%) iPad
6 1 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.16%) Social Media
6 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.05%) Windows
2 25 (29.07%) Android
3 22 (25.58%) Windows XP
4 18 (20.93%) Windows 2000
5 6 (6.98%) Linux
6 3 (3.49%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.28%) Android Development
2 13 (15.12%) Time Management
3 12 (13.95%) Mobile Application Development
4 11 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.47%) CRM
5 9 (10.47%) Change Control
6 7 (8.14%) Scrum
7 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.81%) Logistics
8 5 (5.81%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.65%) QMS
9 4 (4.65%) Manual Testing
9 4 (4.65%) Quality Management
10 3 (3.49%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.49%) Regression Testing
10 3 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.49%) ITIL
10 3 (3.49%) Test Automation
10 3 (3.49%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.91%) Java
2 16 (18.60%) SQL
3 14 (16.28%) C
3 14 (16.28%) C++
4 8 (9.30%) C#
5 6 (6.98%) VB
6 4 (4.65%) Python
7 2 (2.33%) Ruby
7 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Degree
2 6 (6.98%) HND
3 5 (5.81%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.16%) MCSE
4 1 (1.16%) MCSA
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) QA
2 4 (4.65%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.49%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (26.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) XenApp
3 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.16%) WSUS
2 1 (1.16%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) Cisco
2 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.09%) Mitel
3 18 (20.93%) Intel
3 18 (20.93%) LANDesk
4 13 (15.12%) Google
5 4 (4.65%) VMware
6 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.33%) Reuters
7 2 (2.33%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.33%) Symantec
7 2 (2.33%) Citrix
7 2 (2.33%) Polycom
8 1 (1.16%) Avaya
8 1 (1.16%) CA
8 1 (1.16%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.16%) HP
8 1 (1.16%) Dell
8 1 (1.16%) Perforce
8 1 (1.16%) Altiris
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