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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 408 387 379
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -8
Permanent jobs citing Handset 32 39 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.53% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 55
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -15.33%
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
7993 7320 8112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.33% 34.65% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6023 5991 6783
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 £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 September 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 September 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 -5 24 £32,500 -27.77%
Hampshire -3 5 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Middlesex - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £30,500 -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (17.39%) 3G
9 7 (15.22%) Windows
9 7 (15.22%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
10 5 (10.87%) Wireless
10 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
10 5 (10.87%) C++
10 5 (10.87%) Cisco
10 5 (10.87%) Android
11 4 (8.70%) Business Development
11 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
11 4 (8.70%) Product Management
11 4 (8.70%) VPN
11 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
11 4 (8.70%) UML
11 4 (8.70%) VoIP
11 4 (8.70%) CRM
11 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.17%) WorkSite
3 1 (2.17%) 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
5 4 (8.70%) 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 1 (2.17%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (2.17%) LTE
7 1 (2.17%) NFC
7 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.17%) VLAN
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%) Legal
5 2 (4.35%) Billing
6 1 (2.17%) Law
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
4 3 (6.52%) 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%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Trainer
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.17%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (2.17%) IT Trainer
6 1 (2.17%) Service Desk Analyst
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 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.70%) STB
5 3 (6.52%) Copywriting
5 3 (6.52%) Firmware
5 3 (6.52%) Replication
6 1 (2.17%) CESG
6 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.17%) Social Media
6 1 (2.17%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Android
3 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Phone
4 2 (4.35%) Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
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%) Test Planning
2 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
2 3 (6.52%) Coaching
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%) ITIL
3 2 (4.35%) Software Testing
4 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.17%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.17%) Unit Testing
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%) ISEB
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) MCP
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
1 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) 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 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Cisco
3 3 (6.52%) EMC
3 3 (6.52%) McAfee
3 3 (6.52%) VMware
3 3 (6.52%) Mitel
4 2 (4.35%) Huawei
5 1 (2.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (2.17%) Amdocs
5 1 (2.17%) Teradata
5 1 (2.17%) BT
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) Remedy
5 1 (2.17%) Avaya
5 1 (2.17%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.17%) Lotus
5 1 (2.17%) Apple
5 1 (2.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
Richmond, Surrey
LA International
Salary: £45000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + van
Posted: 15 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 23 days ago