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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 430 399 389
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -10
Permanent jobs citing Handset 11 52 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.050% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.66% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 34 49
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
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
7676 7898 8551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.13% 36.47% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5934 6206 7328
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Surrey -9 3 £24,000 -17.94%
Hampshire -23 3 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Middlesex +3 2 £35,500 -43.20%
Berkshire -31 2 £29,000 -38.94%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (46.51%) Telecoms
2 13 (30.23%) Java
3 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
3 11 (25.58%) Degree
4 10 (23.26%) Smartphone
4 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
5 9 (20.93%) MS Office
5 9 (20.93%) TIBCO
5 9 (20.93%) Broadband
5 9 (20.93%) Windows
5 9 (20.93%) Marketing
5 9 (20.93%) Rendezvous
5 9 (20.93%) Internet
6 7 (16.28%) DNS
6 7 (16.28%) VoIP
6 7 (16.28%) Cisco
7 6 (13.95%) Firewall
8 5 (11.63%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
8 5 (11.63%) VPN
8 5 (11.63%) DHCP
8 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
8 5 (11.63%) SLA
8 5 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (11.63%) Business Continuity
8 5 (11.63%) C++
8 5 (11.63%) Business Development
9 4 (9.30%) Product Management
9 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.30%) Mitel

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) WorkSite
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Broadband
1 9 (20.93%) Internet
2 7 (16.28%) VoIP
2 7 (16.28%) DNS
3 6 (13.95%) Firewall
4 5 (11.63%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (11.63%) DHCP
4 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.63%) VPN
5 4 (9.30%) Wireless
6 3 (6.98%) 2G
6 3 (6.98%) 4G
6 3 (6.98%) ZigBee
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.98%) Bluetooth
6 3 (6.98%) RIP
6 3 (6.98%) 3G
6 3 (6.98%) OSPF
6 3 (6.98%) WAN
6 3 (6.98%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (46.51%) Telecoms
2 9 (20.93%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Back Office
3 3 (6.98%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Account Manager
1 9 (20.93%) Solutions Designer
1 9 (20.93%) Designer
2 4 (9.30%) Analyst
3 3 (6.98%) Architect
3 3 (6.98%) Administrator
3 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Technical Administrator
4 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Service Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) Rendezvous
2 3 (6.98%) MFC
2 3 (6.98%) STL
3 1 (2.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Smartphone
2 4 (9.30%) STB
3 3 (6.98%) Replication
3 3 (6.98%) Copywriting
3 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) iPhone
4 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.33%) CESG
5 1 (2.33%) Social Media
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.63%) Business Continuity
1 5 (11.63%) Business Development
2 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
2 4 (9.30%) UML
2 4 (9.30%) CRM
2 4 (9.30%) Product Management
3 3 (6.98%) Signal Processing
3 3 (6.98%) Test Planning
3 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
3 3 (6.98%) Coaching
3 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (6.98%) Information Security
3 3 (6.98%) System Testing
3 3 (6.98%) Time Management
4 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
4 2 (4.65%) ITIL
5 1 (2.33%) Android Development
5 1 (2.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.33%) Memory Management
5 1 (2.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) Java
2 5 (11.63%) C++
3 3 (6.98%) C#
4 2 (4.65%) C
4 2 (4.65%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) TIBCO
3 7 (16.28%) Cisco
4 4 (9.30%) Mitel
5 3 (6.98%) VMware
5 3 (6.98%) McAfee
5 3 (6.98%) EMC
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
6 2 (4.65%) Juniper
6 2 (4.65%) BT
6 2 (4.65%) Aruba
7 1 (2.33%) Acme Packet
7 1 (2.33%) Sonus
7 1 (2.33%) BroadSoft
7 1 (2.33%) Huawei
7 1 (2.33%) Polycom
7 1 (2.33%) Wyse
7 1 (2.33%) HP
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