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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Handsets
England / London
Rank 558 638 608
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -30
Permanent jobs citing Handset 16 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.036% 0.088%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.081% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 28
Median salary £29,000 £33,250 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.78% -10.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,981 £28,050 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £31,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+23.01% +8.62%

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
14563 18600 18508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.57% 45.21% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12023 15477 15116
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 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Romford - 4 £29,000 -
City of London - 2 £52,500 -
Greenford - 1 £32,500 -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Telecoms
3 15 (42.86%) LAN
4 14 (40.00%) VoIP
4 14 (40.00%) Broadband
5 12 (34.29%) MS Office
6 11 (31.43%) Blackberry
7 10 (28.57%) POP3
7 10 (28.57%) SMTP
7 10 (28.57%) WLAN
7 10 (28.57%) IMAP
7 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (28.57%) Mozilla Thunderbird
8 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
8 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.86%) Retail
10 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 7 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (20.00%) VPN
11 6 (17.14%) DNS
11 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
11 6 (17.14%) Citrix
11 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (17.14%) Cisco
11 6 (17.14%) Mitel
11 6 (17.14%) iPhone
12 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
12 5 (14.29%) CRM

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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.86%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Office
2 10 (28.57%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.86%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) LAN
2 14 (40.00%) Broadband
2 14 (40.00%) VoIP
3 10 (28.57%) IMAP
3 10 (28.57%) POP3
3 10 (28.57%) SMTP
3 10 (28.57%) WLAN
4 7 (20.00%) VPN
5 6 (17.14%) DNS
6 4 (11.43%) Asterisk PBX
6 4 (11.43%) Firewall
6 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.57%) 4G
7 3 (8.57%) DHCP
7 3 (8.57%) Internet
7 3 (8.57%) WAN
8 2 (5.71%) ADSL
8 2 (5.71%) DKIM
8 2 (5.71%) DMARC
8 2 (5.71%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) MS Access
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
General
1 17 (48.57%) Telecoms
2 8 (22.86%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 2 (5.71%) French Language
5 1 (2.86%) Advertising
5 1 (2.86%) Billing
5 1 (2.86%) Electronics
5 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Technical Support
3 8 (22.86%) Technical Advisor
3 8 (22.86%) Technical Support Advisor
4 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) IT Support
6 4 (11.43%) Support Specialist
7 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) VoIP Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) VoIP Specialist
7 3 (8.57%) VoIP Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Blackberry
2 6 (17.14%) iPhone
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) iPad
3 2 (5.71%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) BYOD
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.86%) FMCG
4 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
5 4 (11.43%) Android
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.71%) Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Mac OS
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.86%) Unix
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) CRM
2 4 (11.43%) Change Control
3 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Brand Management
4 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.71%) DNA
4 2 (5.71%) Fault Management
4 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.71%) Service Management
5 1 (2.86%) Business Development
5 1 (2.86%) Contract Management
5 1 (2.86%) Data Encryption
5 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Email Filtering
5 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.86%) Logistics
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) PHP
1 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
1 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) MCSA
1 4 (11.43%) MCSE
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCITP
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco
2 6 (17.14%) Citrix
2 6 (17.14%) Mitel
3 4 (11.43%) BroadSoft
3 4 (11.43%) LANDesk
3 4 (11.43%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) Apple
5 2 (5.71%) Adobe
5 2 (5.71%) BT
5 2 (5.71%) Openreach
5 2 (5.71%) Sophos
6 1 (2.86%) Google
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) Meraki
6 1 (2.86%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.86%) Polycom
6 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.86%) Spiceworks
6 1 (2.86%) Veeam