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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 584 596 629
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +33
Permanent jobs citing Handset 31 60 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.080% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 47
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +80.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,480 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
17757 21092 21350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.00% 47.98% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15027 17327 17246
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Handset as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016.

Handset Salary Histogram in London

Handset
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +54 3 £42,000 -16.00%
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Handset also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Handset.

1 23 (43.40%) Windows
2 21 (39.62%) Blackberry
3 19 (35.85%) Cisco
4 18 (33.96%) VoIP
5 17 (32.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
6 16 (30.19%) iPhone
7 14 (26.42%) Android
8 13 (24.53%) Smartphone
8 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
9 12 (22.64%) VPN
9 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
9 12 (22.64%) LAN
9 12 (22.64%) WAN
9 12 (22.64%) Retail
10 11 (20.75%) Apple
10 11 (20.75%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (18.87%) Finance
11 10 (18.87%) MS Office
11 10 (18.87%) Degree
11 10 (18.87%) Polycom
11 10 (18.87%) 4G
12 9 (16.98%) iPad
12 9 (16.98%) Marketing
12 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
12 9 (16.98%) Java
12 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
12 9 (16.98%) ITIL
13 8 (15.09%) Wireless
13 8 (15.09%) Citrix

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (32.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) VoIP
2 12 (22.64%) LAN
2 12 (22.64%) VPN
2 12 (22.64%) WAN
3 11 (20.75%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (18.87%) 4G
5 8 (15.09%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (15.09%) Wireless
6 7 (13.21%) Bluetooth
6 7 (13.21%) LDAP
6 7 (13.21%) NFC
7 5 (9.43%) DNS
7 5 (9.43%) ISDN
8 4 (7.55%) 3G
8 4 (7.55%) Broadband
8 4 (7.55%) Firewall
8 4 (7.55%) IMAP
8 4 (7.55%) POP3
8 4 (7.55%) SMTP
9 3 (5.66%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.43%) MS Access
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
1 7 (13.21%) Maven
1 7 (13.21%) Subversion
General
1 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
2 12 (22.64%) Retail
3 10 (18.87%) Finance
4 9 (16.98%) Marketing
5 8 (15.09%) Billing
6 7 (13.21%) Back Office
6 7 (13.21%) Banking
6 7 (13.21%) Financial Institution
6 7 (13.21%) Retail Banking
7 3 (5.66%) Law
8 2 (3.77%) Electronics
8 2 (3.77%) Games
9 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Analyst
2 17 (32.08%) Support Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Developer
4 7 (13.21%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (13.21%) Core Java Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Java Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Java Software Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Software Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Telecoms Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Telecoms Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Telecoms Support Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Telephony Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Telephony Support
6 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Presales Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Telecoms Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Telephony Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Support
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Support Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) HTML
1 7 (13.21%) JSON
1 7 (13.21%) Middleware
1 7 (13.21%) Spring
1 7 (13.21%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Blackberry
2 16 (30.19%) iPhone
3 13 (24.53%) Smartphone
4 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
4 9 (16.98%) iPad
5 8 (15.09%) BYOD
6 7 (13.21%) Clustering
6 7 (13.21%) Contactless
6 7 (13.21%) EMV
6 7 (13.21%) Mobile App
6 7 (13.21%) Mobile Payment
6 7 (13.21%) Smartcard
7 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.77%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.89%) CMDB
9 1 (1.89%) IVR
9 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Windows
2 14 (26.42%) Android
3 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (11.32%) Linux
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.43%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.77%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.21%) Build Automation
2 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (13.21%) Project Management
3 6 (11.32%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (9.43%) B2B
4 5 (9.43%) Change Control
4 5 (9.43%) Presales
5 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.66%) Service Management
6 2 (3.77%) Business Development
6 2 (3.77%) Document Management
6 2 (3.77%) Game Development
6 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.77%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.77%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.89%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) Java
1 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.77%) Objective-C
3 1 (1.89%) C
3 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.77%) MCP
5 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.89%) CCNA
5 1 (1.89%) CCNP
5 1 (1.89%) CCVP
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.89%) MCSE
5 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Nagios
2 1 (1.89%) Cacti
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Cisco
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.75%) Apple
4 10 (18.87%) Polycom
5 8 (15.09%) Citrix
5 8 (15.09%) MobileIron
6 7 (13.21%) Google
6 7 (13.21%) Mitel
6 7 (13.21%) Oracle
7 5 (9.43%) LANDesk
8 3 (5.66%) Aastra
8 3 (5.66%) Acme Packet
8 3 (5.66%) BroadSoft
8 3 (5.66%) VMware
9 2 (3.77%) AppSense
9 2 (3.77%) Interwoven
9 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.89%) F5
10 1 (1.89%) Huawei
10 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto