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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 109 146 151
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +5
Permanent jobs citing Handset 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.43% 0.12% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 0.30% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £75,000 £40,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% +37.93%
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £37,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-25.33% +27.11%
Handset
Berkshire

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
582 993 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.88% 40.58% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 419 794 561
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
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 3 December 2016, 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 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
2 7 (41.18%) Retail
2 7 (41.18%) Marketing
2 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (29.41%) Back Office
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
5 4 (23.53%) CRM
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) ISDN
6 3 (17.65%) PBX
6 3 (17.65%) ISUP
6 3 (17.65%) Product Management
6 3 (17.65%) Softswitch
6 3 (17.65%) Acme Packet
6 3 (17.65%) Sonus
6 3 (17.65%) BroadSoft
6 3 (17.65%) Intelligent Network
7 2 (11.76%) 4G
7 2 (11.76%) Marketing Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) Polycom
7 2 (11.76%) Broadband
7 2 (11.76%) PSTN
7 2 (11.76%) Advertising

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 3 (17.65%) Intelligent Network
1 3 (17.65%) ISDN
1 3 (17.65%) ISUP
1 3 (17.65%) PBX
1 3 (17.65%) Softswitch
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) VoIP
2 2 (11.76%) 4G
2 2 (11.76%) Broadband
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) FTP
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
2 2 (11.76%) PSTN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
General
1 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
2 7 (41.18%) Marketing
2 7 (41.18%) Retail
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Back Office
5 2 (11.76%) Advertising
6 1 (5.88%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Account Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Sales Director
3 2 (11.76%) Sales Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Account Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Channel Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Channel Sales Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Finance Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Account Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Economics
2 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (23.53%) CRM
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
3 3 (17.65%) Product Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) B2B
4 2 (11.76%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Acme Packet
1 3 (17.65%) BroadSoft
1 3 (17.65%) Sonus
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Polycom
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle