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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 419 376 391
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +15
Permanent jobs citing Handset 34 51 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.81% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 48
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
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
6674 6285 7125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.02% 29.02% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 5101 5987
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 27 £32,500 -13.33%
Hampshire -9 4 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Middlesex - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £30,500 -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 28 (60.87%) Telecoms
2 18 (39.13%) Degree
3 13 (28.26%) Java
4 12 (26.09%) Broadband
5 11 (23.91%) Marketing
6 10 (21.74%) Smartphone
7 9 (19.57%) TIBCO
7 9 (19.57%) Rendezvous
7 9 (19.57%) Internet
8 8 (17.39%) 4G
8 8 (17.39%) 3G
8 8 (17.39%) Windows
9 7 (15.22%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (13.04%) Cisco
10 6 (13.04%) Android
11 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
11 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
11 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
11 5 (10.87%) VPN
11 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
11 5 (10.87%) C++
11 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
11 5 (10.87%) Wireless
12 4 (8.70%) Firewall
12 4 (8.70%) Finance
12 4 (8.70%) Logistics
12 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
12 4 (8.70%) STB
12 4 (8.70%) CRM
12 4 (8.70%) VoIP

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) Broadband
2 9 (19.57%) Internet
3 8 (17.39%) 3G
3 8 (17.39%) 4G
4 5 (10.87%) Wireless
4 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.87%) VPN
5 4 (8.70%) Firewall
5 4 (8.70%) VoIP
6 3 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (6.52%) DNS
6 3 (6.52%) 2G
6 3 (6.52%) ZigBee
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.52%) Bluetooth
7 2 (4.35%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.17%) VLAN
8 1 (2.17%) LTE
8 1 (2.17%) NFC
8 1 (2.17%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) TestDirector
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (60.87%) Telecoms
2 11 (23.91%) Marketing
3 4 (8.70%) Finance
4 3 (6.52%) Back Office
4 3 (6.52%) Electronics
5 2 (4.35%) Billing
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Account Manager
2 9 (19.57%) Solutions Designer
2 9 (19.57%) Designer
3 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (8.70%) Architect
3 4 (8.70%) Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Performance Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.17%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (2.17%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) Rendezvous
2 3 (6.52%) MFC
2 3 (6.52%) STL
3 1 (2.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Smartphone
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) STB
4 3 (6.52%) Copywriting
4 3 (6.52%) Firmware
4 3 (6.52%) Replication
5 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.17%) CESG
6 1 (2.17%) Social Media
6 1 (2.17%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Android
3 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Phone
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000
4 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.70%) CRM
1 4 (8.70%) UML
1 4 (8.70%) Logistics
1 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
1 4 (8.70%) Business Development
1 4 (8.70%) Product Management
2 3 (6.52%) ITIL
2 3 (6.52%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (6.52%) System Testing
2 3 (6.52%) Signal Processing
2 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
2 3 (6.52%) Information Security
2 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.35%) Software Testing
4 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.17%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.17%) Unit Testing
4 1 (2.17%) Integration Testing
4 1 (2.17%) Web Testing
4 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) Java
2 5 (10.87%) C++
3 3 (6.52%) C#
4 2 (4.35%) C
5 1 (2.17%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) MCP
3 2 (4.35%) MCSE
3 2 (4.35%) ISEB
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) TIBCO
2 6 (13.04%) Cisco
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.52%) EMC
4 3 (6.52%) McAfee
4 3 (6.52%) VMware
4 3 (6.52%) Mitel
5 2 (4.35%) Huawei
5 2 (4.35%) Remedy
5 2 (4.35%) Lotus
5 2 (4.35%) Apple
5 2 (4.35%) Avaya
6 1 (2.17%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Siebel
6 1 (2.17%) Amdocs
6 1 (2.17%) Teradata
6 1 (2.17%) BT
Southampton
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + van
Posted: 5 days ago