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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 627 611 596
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Handset 16 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.086% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.083% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 40
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £28,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.82% -4.16%
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
19381 19047 19588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.25% 45.73% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16168 15675 15536
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +46 1 £22,500 -38.35% 1
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 25 (46.30%) Windows
2 19 (35.19%) MS Office
2 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) Telecoms
3 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 17 (31.48%) Wireless
5 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
5 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (24.07%) Windows 7
6 13 (24.07%) ITIL
7 12 (22.22%) VoIP
8 11 (20.37%) DHCP
8 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
8 11 (20.37%) DNS
8 11 (20.37%) Degree
9 10 (18.52%) Citrix
9 10 (18.52%) Linux
9 10 (18.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (16.67%) GSM
10 9 (16.67%) Cisco
10 9 (16.67%) Internet
10 9 (16.67%) LTE
10 9 (16.67%) Office 365
10 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
11 8 (14.81%) QA
11 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
11 8 (14.81%) Windows XP
11 8 (14.81%) Blackberry
12 7 (12.96%) VMware

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (12.96%) Skype for Business
4 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (5.56%) IIS
7 1 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 19 (35.19%) MS Office
2 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) Wireless
2 12 (22.22%) VoIP
3 11 (20.37%) DHCP
3 11 (20.37%) DNS
4 9 (16.67%) GSM
4 9 (16.67%) Internet
4 9 (16.67%) LTE
5 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 7 (12.96%) 3G
6 7 (12.96%) LAN
6 7 (12.96%) PABX
6 7 (12.96%) VPN
7 6 (11.11%) 2G
7 6 (11.11%) 4G
7 6 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (9.26%) GPRS
8 5 (9.26%) UMTS
9 4 (7.41%) 3GPP
9 4 (7.41%) ISDN
9 4 (7.41%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Ant
2 2 (3.70%) AdminStudio
2 2 (3.70%) Fiddler
2 2 (3.70%) InstallShield
2 2 (3.70%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 19 (35.19%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Legal
3 4 (7.41%) Finance
4 2 (3.70%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (12.96%) Service Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Telecoms Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) QA Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Coordinator
6 3 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Test Coordinator
6 3 (5.56%) VoIP Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Blackberry
2 5 (9.26%) Driving Licence
3 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.56%) Smartphone
4 3 (5.56%) Telematics
4 3 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.70%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.85%) iPhone
6 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (24.07%) Windows 7
4 10 (18.52%) Linux
5 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (14.81%) Windows XP
7 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (9.26%) Apple iOS
9 4 (7.41%) Android
9 4 (7.41%) Windows 2000
10 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) ITIL
2 7 (12.96%) CRM
3 6 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 5 (9.26%) Change Management
4 5 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (9.26%) Service Management
4 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.41%) Facilities Management
5 4 (7.41%) Performance Management
5 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.41%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.56%) Product Management
6 3 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) Perl
1 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
1 4 (7.41%) VBScript
2 2 (3.70%) Java
2 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.70%) MCP
3 2 (3.70%) MCSA
3 2 (3.70%) MCSE
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.85%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) QA
2 3 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.41%) Firmware
4 3 (5.56%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (5.56%) vSphere
5 2 (3.70%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Nagios
1 3 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) Citrix
3 9 (16.67%) Cisco
4 7 (12.96%) Mitel
4 7 (12.96%) VMware
5 5 (9.26%) HP
5 5 (9.26%) Polycom
6 4 (7.41%) Lumension
6 4 (7.41%) Sophos
7 3 (5.56%) Aastra
7 3 (5.56%) Acme Packet
7 3 (5.56%) BroadSoft
7 3 (5.56%) Nokia
7 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.56%) Siemens
7 3 (5.56%) Symantec
8 2 (3.70%) AVG
8 2 (3.70%) F5
8 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
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