The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Handsets
North West / Manchester
Rank 196 177 188
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing Handset 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.053% 0.060% 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.16% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £18,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £31,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+26.98% +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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1640 1273 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.28% 38.30% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1354 1022 1118
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Handset as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Handset
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Handset across the Manchester region.

Handset Salary Trend in Manchester

Handset
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Handset.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Softswitch
2 2 (66.67%) FreeSWITCH
2 2 (66.67%) GENBAND
2 2 (66.67%) Sonus
2 2 (66.67%) BroadSoft
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) VoWiFi
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Dashboard Development

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Softswitch
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) VoWiFi
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) BroadSoft
1 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
1 2 (66.67%) GENBAND
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Sonus