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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 578 610 517
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -93
Permanent jobs citing Handset 29 37 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.081% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.18% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 75
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £24,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £75,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -30.00%
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
18594 20989 19621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.46% 46.20% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15133 16813 16017
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 0 11 £36,500 -30.47% 2
Ealing - 1 £62,500 -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 40 (51.95%) Windows
2 25 (32.47%) ITIL
3 24 (31.17%) Active Directory
3 24 (31.17%) Telecoms
4 19 (24.68%) Blackberry
4 19 (24.68%) MS Office
5 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
6 17 (22.08%) MS Excel
7 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
8 15 (19.48%) LAN
9 14 (18.18%) VoIP
9 14 (18.18%) Service Delivery
10 13 (16.88%) WAN
10 13 (16.88%) Cisco
10 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
10 13 (16.88%) Software Distribution
11 12 (15.58%) Finance
12 11 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (14.29%) Android
12 11 (14.29%) Degree
13 10 (12.99%) CCNA
13 10 (12.99%) VPN
13 10 (12.99%) SQL
13 10 (12.99%) Wireless
13 10 (12.99%) Security Management
14 9 (11.69%) Firewall
14 9 (11.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (11.69%) Juniper
14 9 (11.69%) SLA

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (10.39%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.60%) JBoss
4 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.30%) Lync
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (24.68%) MS Office
2 17 (22.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) LAN
2 14 (18.18%) VoIP
3 13 (16.88%) WAN
4 11 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (12.99%) Wireless
5 10 (12.99%) VPN
6 9 (11.69%) Firewall
7 8 (10.39%) DNS
8 7 (9.09%) DHCP
9 6 (7.79%) RIP
9 6 (7.79%) TCP/IP
9 6 (7.79%) OSPF
10 5 (6.49%) Internet
10 5 (6.49%) GSM
11 4 (5.19%) PABX
12 3 (3.90%) IP Telephony
13 2 (2.60%) Radio Access Network
13 2 (2.60%) 2G
13 2 (2.60%) Structured Cabling
13 2 (2.60%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) MySQL
1 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.30%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) JIRA
2 3 (3.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.60%) JMeter
3 2 (2.60%) Maven
4 1 (1.30%) JUnit
4 1 (1.30%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.30%) Xcode
4 1 (1.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium
4 1 (1.30%) TestNG
4 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.30%) Mockito
4 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.30%) Gradle
4 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.30%) Spock
4 1 (1.30%) Geb
4 1 (1.30%) Liquibase
General
1 24 (31.17%) Telecoms
2 12 (15.58%) Finance
3 8 (10.39%) Marketing
4 5 (6.49%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Advertising
5 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.60%) Back Office
5 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.30%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.30%) Electronics
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Publishing
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (22.08%) Analyst
2 7 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 6 (7.79%) Network Analyst
4 5 (6.49%) Developer
4 5 (6.49%) Desktop Support
4 5 (6.49%) Marketing Manager
5 4 (5.19%) Online Marketing Manager
5 4 (5.19%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.19%) Administrator
5 4 (5.19%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (3.90%) Support Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) Tester
6 3 (3.90%) Network Support
6 3 (3.90%) IT Support
7 2 (2.60%) Telecoms Engineer
7 2 (2.60%) Deskside Support
7 2 (2.60%) Deskside Analyst
7 2 (2.60%) Deskside Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) HTML
1 2 (2.60%) Web Services
1 2 (2.60%) X-Windows
1 2 (2.60%) Hibernate
1 2 (2.60%) Spring
1 2 (2.60%) JSON
2 1 (1.30%) CakePHP
2 1 (1.30%) RESTful
2 1 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.30%) XMPP
2 1 (1.30%) XML
2 1 (1.30%) JMS
2 1 (1.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Blackberry
2 8 (10.39%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.79%) NHS
4 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.49%) iPhone
5 4 (5.19%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.90%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.60%) Social Network
7 2 (2.60%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.60%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.30%) User Experience
8 1 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.30%) Open Source
8 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.30%) Clustering
8 1 (1.30%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 40 (51.95%) Windows
2 11 (14.29%) Android
3 9 (11.69%) Windows XP
4 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (9.09%) Windows 2000
6 4 (5.19%) Linux
7 3 (3.90%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.90%) Windows Vista
7 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.90%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.60%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) ITIL
2 14 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 13 (16.88%) Software Distribution
4 10 (12.99%) Security Management
5 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.49%) Business Continuity
6 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.49%) Time Management
7 4 (5.19%) Online Marketing
7 4 (5.19%) BDD
7 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.90%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.90%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.90%) CRM
8 3 (3.90%) Project Management
8 3 (3.90%) Change Control
8 3 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.60%) Software Deployment
9 2 (2.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) Java
3 3 (3.90%) C
4 2 (2.60%) Ruby
4 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.30%) Groovy
5 1 (1.30%) C++
5 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.30%) Python
5 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.30%) Perl
5 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (14.29%) Degree
3 10 (12.99%) CCNA
4 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.60%) MCP
5 2 (2.60%) MCSE
5 2 (2.60%) MCSA
6 1 (1.30%) CCNP
6 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) SLA
2 4 (5.19%) QA
3 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (31.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) vSphere
2 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.30%) KVM
3 1 (1.30%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.30%) Xen
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.88%) Cisco
3 9 (11.69%) Juniper
4 7 (9.09%) Apple
4 7 (9.09%) Polycom
5 6 (7.79%) Aruba
5 6 (7.79%) Mitel
6 4 (5.19%) Serena
6 4 (5.19%) Citrix
6 4 (5.19%) Avaya
7 3 (3.90%) Intel
7 3 (3.90%) Becrypt
7 3 (3.90%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (3.90%) Lumension
7 3 (3.90%) Facebook
7 3 (3.90%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.90%) Nokia
8 2 (2.60%) VMware
8 2 (2.60%) Altiris
8 2 (2.60%) Google
London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + Stocks + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Truphone
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago