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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 403 423 356
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -67
Permanent jobs citing Handset 40 21 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.093% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.25% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 72
Average salary £70,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.83% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £54,250 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+27.14% -6.66%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7879 8443 8183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.99% 37.28% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6230 6495 6695
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Handset
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Handset Salary Trend in the South East

Handset
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Handset Salary Histogram in the South East

Handset
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire +16 25 £80,000 +146.15% 1
Surrey - 10 £33,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £30,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 31 (48.44%) Telecoms
2 26 (40.63%) Windows
3 24 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 21 (32.81%) VMware
5 19 (29.69%) TCP/IP
5 19 (29.69%) WAN
5 19 (29.69%) MS Exchange
5 19 (29.69%) LAN
6 17 (26.56%) Marketing
6 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (25.00%) SLA
8 15 (23.44%) ITIL
8 15 (23.44%) Asset Management
8 15 (23.44%) Huawei
9 14 (21.88%) Ericsson
10 13 (20.31%) Nokia
10 13 (20.31%) Cisco
11 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
11 12 (18.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 12 (18.75%) Wireless
12 10 (15.63%) Product Management
13 9 (14.06%) Finance
13 9 (14.06%) Mac OS X
13 9 (14.06%) UNIX
13 9 (14.06%) Linux
14 7 (10.94%) MS Office
15 6 (9.38%) Advertising
15 6 (9.38%) Smartphone
15 6 (9.38%) Analytics

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 19 (29.69%) MS Exchange
2 16 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.69%) LAN
1 19 (29.69%) WAN
1 19 (29.69%) TCP/IP
2 12 (18.75%) Wireless
3 5 (7.81%) LTE
4 4 (6.25%) Firewall
5 3 (4.69%) 3G
5 3 (4.69%) 4G
5 3 (4.69%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (4.69%) DNS
5 3 (4.69%) DHCP
5 3 (4.69%) VoIP
6 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.13%) Broadband
6 2 (3.13%) GSM
6 2 (3.13%) PBX
6 2 (3.13%) 3GPP
6 2 (3.13%) UMTS
6 2 (3.13%) IP Telephony
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) Big Data
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Selenium
2 2 (3.13%) Firebug
2 2 (3.13%) Fiddler
2 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.13%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (3.13%) Subversion
2 2 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (1.56%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.56%) ClearQuest
General
1 31 (48.44%) Telecoms
2 17 (26.56%) Marketing
3 9 (14.06%) Finance
4 6 (9.38%) Advertising
5 2 (3.13%) Games
5 2 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Account Manager
2 12 (18.75%) Administrator
2 12 (18.75%) Sales Manager
3 11 (17.19%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Account Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.13%) Tester
6 2 (3.13%) Network Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Software Tester
6 2 (3.13%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) IT Administrator
6 2 (3.13%) QA Tester
6 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) RF Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) VoIP Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Design Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) CCTV
3 1 (1.56%) Copywriting
3 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.56%) iPhone
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.63%) Windows
2 9 (14.06%) Linux
2 9 (14.06%) UNIX
2 9 (14.06%) Mac OS X
3 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.56%) Android
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) ITIL
1 15 (23.44%) Asset Management
2 10 (15.63%) Product Management
3 6 (9.38%) Analytics
4 5 (7.81%) Business Development
4 5 (7.81%) B2B
5 3 (4.69%) Project Management
5 3 (4.69%) Network Design
5 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.13%) SDLC
6 2 (3.13%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.13%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.13%) Web Development
6 2 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.13%) OpenUP
6 2 (3.13%) Test Automation
7 1 (1.56%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.56%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) Python
2 2 (3.13%) C
2 2 (3.13%) Perl
3 1 (1.56%) SQL
3 1 (1.56%) C#
3 1 (1.56%) C++
3 1 (1.56%) Java
3 1 (1.56%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) PMP
1 3 (4.69%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.13%) ACCA
2 2 (3.13%) CIMA
3 1 (1.56%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) PhD
3 1 (1.56%) CCNA
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) MDaemon
4 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (3.13%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.56%) Iperf
2 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) VMware
2 15 (23.44%) Huawei
3 14 (21.88%) Ericsson
4 13 (20.31%) Nokia
4 13 (20.31%) Cisco
5 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 12 (18.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 6 (9.38%) TEOCO
7 5 (7.81%) Citrix
7 5 (7.81%) Avaya
8 3 (4.69%) ZyXEL
8 3 (4.69%) NETGEAR
9 2 (3.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 2 (3.13%) Symantec
9 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.56%) Polycom
10 1 (1.56%) McAfee
10 1 (1.56%) FatWire
10 1 (1.56%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.56%) Juniper
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