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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 602 614 543
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -71
Permanent jobs citing Handset 32 46 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.094% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.20% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 56
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £24,600 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £73,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.96% -9.37%
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
19782 22603 20272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.31% 46.43% 44.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16098 18232 16565
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £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 27 April 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 April 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 +6 8 £36,000 -31.42% 1
Docklands, London - 2 £40,000 -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 31 (42.47%) Windows
2 26 (35.62%) Telecoms
3 20 (27.40%) Active Directory
4 19 (26.03%) ITIL
5 17 (23.29%) MS Office
6 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
6 16 (21.92%) Wireless
7 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
8 14 (19.18%) Blackberry
9 13 (17.81%) Service Delivery
9 13 (17.81%) SharePoint
10 12 (16.44%) LAN
10 12 (16.44%) WAN
11 11 (15.07%) VoIP
11 11 (15.07%) Finance
11 11 (15.07%) Software Distribution
12 10 (13.70%) SLA
12 10 (13.70%) Cisco
12 10 (13.70%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (13.70%) Degree
12 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
13 9 (12.33%) CCNA
13 9 (12.33%) GSM
13 9 (12.33%) VPN
13 9 (12.33%) SQL
13 9 (12.33%) Security Management
13 9 (12.33%) Project Management
14 8 (10.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (10.96%) Juniper
14 8 (10.96%) Firewall

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 13 (17.81%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.96%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.74%) JBoss
3 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.37%) Lync
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.37%) IIS
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (23.29%) MS Office
2 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Office 365
1 2 (2.74%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.92%) Wireless
2 12 (16.44%) LAN
2 12 (16.44%) WAN
3 11 (15.07%) VoIP
4 9 (12.33%) GSM
4 9 (12.33%) VPN
5 8 (10.96%) WCDMA
5 8 (10.96%) 3GPP
5 8 (10.96%) Firewall
5 8 (10.96%) LTE
6 7 (9.59%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (9.59%) DNS
7 6 (8.22%) DHCP
8 5 (6.85%) RIP
8 5 (6.85%) OSPF
8 5 (6.85%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (5.48%) PABX
9 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
9 4 (5.48%) Internet
10 3 (4.11%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.37%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) JIRA
2 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.74%) JMeter
3 2 (2.74%) Maven
4 1 (1.37%) JUnit
4 1 (1.37%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.37%) Xcode
4 1 (1.37%) Subversion
4 1 (1.37%) Selenium
4 1 (1.37%) TestNG
4 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.37%) Mockito
4 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.37%) Gradle
4 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.37%) Spock
4 1 (1.37%) Geb
4 1 (1.37%) Liquibase
General
1 26 (35.62%) Telecoms
2 11 (15.07%) Finance
3 7 (9.59%) Marketing
4 6 (8.22%) Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.74%) Back Office
5 2 (2.74%) Billing
5 2 (2.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Electronics
6 1 (1.37%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) Advertising
6 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (20.55%) Analyst
2 7 (9.59%) Technical Manager
3 6 (8.22%) Support Analyst
4 5 (6.85%) Account Manager
4 5 (6.85%) Network Analyst
4 5 (6.85%) Technical Account Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Marketing Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Online Marketing Manager
5 4 (5.48%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.48%) Administrator
5 4 (5.48%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Tester
6 3 (4.11%) Network Support
7 2 (2.74%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) IT Trainer
7 2 (2.74%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) HTML
1 2 (2.74%) Web Services
1 2 (2.74%) X-Windows
1 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
1 2 (2.74%) Spring
1 2 (2.74%) JSON
2 1 (1.37%) CakePHP
2 1 (1.37%) RESTful
2 1 (1.37%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.37%) XML
2 1 (1.37%) JMS
2 1 (1.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Blackberry
2 7 (9.59%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.85%) NHS
4 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.48%) iPhone
5 3 (4.11%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.74%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.74%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.74%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.37%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.37%) Clustering
7 1 (1.37%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (42.47%) Windows
2 8 (10.96%) Windows XP
2 8 (10.96%) Android
3 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.22%) Windows 7
4 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.85%) Windows 2000
6 4 (5.48%) Linux
7 3 (4.11%) Mac OS X
7 3 (4.11%) Windows Vista
7 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.74%) BlackBerry OS
8 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) ITIL
2 13 (17.81%) Service Delivery
3 11 (15.07%) Software Distribution
4 9 (12.33%) Project Management
4 9 (12.33%) Security Management
5 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.22%) Programme Management
7 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.48%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.48%) Online Marketing
8 4 (5.48%) BDD
9 3 (4.11%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.74%) CRM
10 2 (2.74%) Migration
10 2 (2.74%) TDD
10 2 (2.74%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) SQL
2 4 (5.48%) Java
3 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.74%) Ruby
4 2 (2.74%) C
5 1 (1.37%) C++
5 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.37%) Python
5 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.37%) Perl
5 1 (1.37%) PHP
5 1 (1.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (13.70%) Degree
1 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.33%) CCNA
3 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.74%) MCP
4 2 (2.74%) MCSE
4 2 (2.74%) MCSA
5 1 (1.37%) CCNP
5 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (27.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) vSphere
2 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.37%) KVM
3 1 (1.37%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.37%) Xen
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) Cisco
3 8 (10.96%) Juniper
4 7 (9.59%) Polycom
5 5 (6.85%) Mitel
5 5 (6.85%) Aruba
5 5 (6.85%) Apple
6 4 (5.48%) Citrix
6 4 (5.48%) Avaya
6 4 (5.48%) Serena
7 3 (4.11%) Lumension
7 3 (4.11%) Becrypt
7 3 (4.11%) Nokia
8 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.74%) McAfee
8 2 (2.74%) Intel
8 2 (2.74%) Adobe
8 2 (2.74%) VMware
8 2 (2.74%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (2.74%) Altiris
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