The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.16% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £33,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £28,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.82% -4.16%
Handset
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
220 166 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 35.89% 33.33% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 156 149 174
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Handset
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Handset Salary Trend in Somerset

Handset
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) PABX
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenScape

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) OpenScape
1 1 (100.00%) PABX
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens