The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 77 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Handset 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% 0.14% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £30,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.44%
Handset
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
344 315 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 44.56% 43.99% 36.85%
Number of salaries quoted 233 252 311
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Handset
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Handset Salary Trend in Oxford

Handset
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) VMware