The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 600 525 593
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +68
Permanent jobs citing Handset 46 74 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.42% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 37 63 58
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £25,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £43,750 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-26.28% +3.55%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19244 17574 22007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.86% 38.62% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15576 14334 18925
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Handset
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -19 25 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Hammersmith - 3 £50,000 -
Clapham - 2 £41,250 -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 44 (38.60%) Telecoms
2 37 (32.46%) Degree
3 34 (29.82%) Windows
4 31 (27.19%) Android
5 24 (21.05%) Java
6 20 (17.54%) GSM
7 19 (16.67%) VoIP
8 18 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 18 (15.79%) Mobile App
9 17 (14.91%) MS Office
9 17 (14.91%) Finance
10 16 (14.04%) Project Management
10 16 (14.04%) Marketing
10 16 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (14.04%) Retail
11 15 (13.16%) Apple iOS
12 14 (12.28%) ITIL
12 14 (12.28%) LTE
13 12 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (9.65%) 4G
14 11 (9.65%) Programme Management
14 11 (9.65%) Banking
14 11 (9.65%) Blackberry
14 11 (9.65%) SQL
14 11 (9.65%) HND
15 10 (8.77%) UMTS
15 10 (8.77%) Product Management
15 10 (8.77%) Mobile Banking
16 9 (7.89%) MVNO
16 9 (7.89%) Performance Engineering

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 5 (4.39%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.63%) Apache
3 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (14.91%) MS Office
2 9 (7.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.54%) GSM
2 19 (16.67%) VoIP
3 14 (12.28%) LTE
4 11 (9.65%) 4G
5 10 (8.77%) UMTS
6 9 (7.89%) GPRS
6 9 (7.89%) Radio Access Network
6 9 (7.89%) RNC
6 9 (7.89%) HSPA
6 9 (7.89%) MVNO
7 6 (5.26%) DHCP
7 6 (5.26%) DNS
8 4 (3.51%) Internet
8 4 (3.51%) VPN
8 4 (3.51%) Firewall
8 4 (3.51%) NFC
9 3 (2.63%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.75%) 2G
10 2 (1.75%) SCCP
10 2 (1.75%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.63%) RDBMS
1 3 (2.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.39%) Subversion
3 4 (3.51%) JIRA
3 4 (3.51%) Robotium
4 3 (2.63%) JUnit
5 2 (1.75%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.88%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.88%) Xcode
6 1 (0.88%) NUnit
6 1 (0.88%) Selenium
6 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
General
1 44 (38.60%) Telecoms
2 17 (14.91%) Finance
3 16 (14.04%) Retail
3 16 (14.04%) Marketing
4 11 (9.65%) Banking
5 7 (6.14%) Games
6 2 (1.75%) Law
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.88%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (13.16%) Tester
2 13 (11.40%) Architect
3 10 (8.77%) Programme Manager
3 10 (8.77%) Developer
3 10 (8.77%) Analyst
3 10 (8.77%) Network Engineer
4 9 (7.89%) Principal Engineer
5 8 (7.02%) Mobile Tester
6 7 (6.14%) Product Manager
7 6 (5.26%) Android Developer
8 5 (4.39%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Account Manager
9 4 (3.51%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Content Manager
9 4 (3.51%) Online Content Manager
9 4 (3.51%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (3.51%) QA Tester
9 4 (3.51%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.26%) Web Services
1 6 (5.26%) XML
1 6 (5.26%) REST
2 5 (4.39%) XSLT
2 5 (4.39%) SOAP
2 5 (4.39%) XMPP
3 4 (3.51%) JNI
3 4 (3.51%) J2SE
4 3 (2.63%) JMS
4 3 (2.63%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.63%) Spring
4 3 (2.63%) JPA
4 3 (2.63%) OSGi
4 3 (2.63%) Spring Integration
4 3 (2.63%) Apache Camel
5 2 (1.75%) HTML
6 1 (0.88%) .NET
6 1 (0.88%) iOS SDK
6 1 (0.88%) Core Animation
6 1 (0.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 11 (9.65%) Blackberry
3 10 (8.77%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (3.51%) iPhone
5 4 (3.51%) Open Source
6 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.63%) E-Learning
7 2 (1.75%) EMV
7 2 (1.75%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.75%) Social Media
7 2 (1.75%) iPad
8 1 (0.88%) Blog
8 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.88%) SecurID
8 1 (0.88%) Animation
8 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 34 (29.82%) Windows
2 31 (27.19%) Android
3 15 (13.16%) Apple iOS
4 7 (6.14%) Linux
4 7 (6.14%) Windows Phone
5 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.51%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.51%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.04%) Project Management
1 16 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (12.28%) ITIL
3 12 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (9.65%) Programme Management
5 10 (8.77%) Product Management
6 9 (7.89%) Performance Engineering
6 9 (7.89%) Logistics
6 9 (7.89%) Resource Management
7 8 (7.02%) Scrum
7 8 (7.02%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.14%) Software Testing
9 6 (5.26%) Test Automation
9 6 (5.26%) Android Development
9 6 (5.26%) CRM
10 5 (4.39%) SOA
10 5 (4.39%) Mobile Commerce
10 5 (4.39%) Business Development
11 4 (3.51%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (3.51%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.05%) Java
2 11 (9.65%) SQL
3 6 (5.26%) C
3 6 (5.26%) C#
3 6 (5.26%) C++
4 5 (4.39%) VB
5 2 (1.75%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.88%) Python
6 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (32.46%) Degree
2 11 (9.65%) HND
3 4 (3.51%) MCSE
3 4 (3.51%) MCSA
3 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.63%) A+ Certification
4 3 (2.63%) MCTS
4 3 (2.63%) MCITP
4 3 (2.63%) CCNP
4 3 (2.63%) CCNA
4 3 (2.63%) CCENT
4 3 (2.63%) MCSM
4 3 (2.63%) MCP
4 3 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.88%) ISEB
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) QA
2 5 (4.39%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.51%) XenApp
4 3 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.75%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.88%) vSphere
6 1 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) WSUS
2 1 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.88%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.02%) Citrix
3 7 (6.14%) Cisco
4 6 (5.26%) Google
4 6 (5.26%) VMware
5 4 (3.51%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.63%) Mitel
6 3 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.75%) Reuters
7 2 (1.75%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.75%) Polycom
7 2 (1.75%) BT
8 1 (0.88%) Symantec
8 1 (0.88%) Sophos
8 1 (0.88%) Altiris
8 1 (0.88%) DoubleClick
8 1 (0.88%) Apple
8 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.88%) Calypso
8 1 (0.88%) Fidessa
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Holiday, Healthcare options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum exc
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 23 days ago