The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 102 142 142
Rank change year-on-year
+40 0
Permanent jobs citing Handset 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.36% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £45,000 £31,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -
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 Reading region.

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
430 841 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.40% 40.12% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 310 706 575
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Handset
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Handset Salary Trend in Reading

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Handset.

1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (60.00%) Marketing
2 6 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Broadband
4 2 (20.00%) PBX
4 2 (20.00%) 4G
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Polycom
4 2 (20.00%) Product Management
4 2 (20.00%) BroadSoft
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) Intelligent Network
5 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) Softswitch
5 1 (10.00%) Acme Packet
5 1 (10.00%) Sonus
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) PSTN
5 1 (10.00%) ISDN

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (20.00%) 4G
1 2 (20.00%) Broadband
1 2 (20.00%) PBX
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (10.00%) ISDN
2 1 (10.00%) ISUP
2 1 (10.00%) PSTN
2 1 (10.00%) RTP
2 1 (10.00%) Softswitch
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (60.00%) Marketing
2 6 (60.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Account Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Sales Director
1 2 (20.00%) Sales Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms Manager
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Channel Marketing Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Channel Sales Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Finance Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Scripter
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Marketing Manager
2 1 (10.00%) PBX Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Account Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior VoIP Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Account Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) CRM
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 2 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Economics
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) BroadSoft
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Polycom
2 1 (10.00%) Acme Packet
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Sonus