The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 246 241 264
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +23
Permanent jobs citing Handset 4 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.054% 0.044% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.13% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 10
Average salary £22,000 £24,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £23,600 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £24,000 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2468 2243 2560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.50% 33.02% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2123 1812 2252
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Handset across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Handset
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Handset Salary Trend in the North West

Handset
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Handset Salary Histogram in the North West

Handset
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(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
Manchester -12 4 £22,000 -8.33% 1
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Polycom
3 1 (20.00%) Tandberg
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) DB2

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) NFC
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (40.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) JSF
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) SecurID
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Security
1 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Polycom
2 1 (20.00%) Tandberg
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £19500.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago