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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 418 395 362
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -33
Permanent jobs citing Handset 24 46 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.61% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 61
Average salary £32,750 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.18% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,150 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £52,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £31,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.66% -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
7811 7558 8117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.77% 35.13% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5899 6144 6756
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 £26,975 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -12 19 £28,750 -39.47%
Hampshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £30,500 -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 24 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (35.00%) Degree
3 13 (32.50%) Java
4 10 (25.00%) Smartphone
4 10 (25.00%) Marketing
5 9 (22.50%) Internet
5 9 (22.50%) TIBCO
5 9 (22.50%) Rendezvous
5 9 (22.50%) Broadband
6 6 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (12.50%) C++
7 5 (12.50%) VoIP
7 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.50%) Cisco
7 5 (12.50%) Firewall
7 5 (12.50%) Wireless
8 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (10.00%) 3G
8 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (10.00%) VPN
8 4 (10.00%) DNS
8 4 (10.00%) CRM
8 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (10.00%) Windows
8 4 (10.00%) UML
8 4 (10.00%) Finance
8 4 (10.00%) STB
8 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.00%) Business Development

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) WorkSite
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Broadband
1 9 (22.50%) Internet
2 5 (12.50%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) VoIP
2 5 (12.50%) Wireless
3 4 (10.00%) 4G
3 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.00%) VPN
3 4 (10.00%) DNS
3 4 (10.00%) 3G
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.50%) 2G
4 3 (7.50%) ZigBee
4 3 (7.50%) Bluetooth
5 2 (5.00%) OSPF
5 2 (5.00%) WAN
5 2 (5.00%) DHCP
5 2 (5.00%) RIP
5 2 (5.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) TestDirector
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (25.00%) Marketing
3 4 (10.00%) Finance
4 3 (7.50%) Back Office
4 3 (7.50%) Electronics
5 2 (5.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.50%) Billing
6 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Account Manager
2 9 (22.50%) Solutions Designer
2 9 (22.50%) Designer
3 4 (10.00%) Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.50%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (2.50%) IT Trainer
6 1 (2.50%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Legal IT Trainer
6 1 (2.50%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) Rendezvous
2 3 (7.50%) MFC
2 3 (7.50%) STL
3 1 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 4 (10.00%) STB
3 3 (7.50%) Replication
3 3 (7.50%) Copywriting
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) CESG
5 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.00%) CRM
1 4 (10.00%) UML
1 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (10.00%) Business Development
1 4 (10.00%) Product Management
2 3 (7.50%) System Testing
2 3 (7.50%) Signal Processing
2 3 (7.50%) Test Planning
2 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (7.50%) Coaching
2 3 (7.50%) Information Security
2 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.50%) Competitor Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) Document Management
4 1 (2.50%) Network Design
4 1 (2.50%) OO
4 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) Java
2 5 (12.50%) C++
3 3 (7.50%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) C
5 1 (2.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) TIBCO
2 5 (12.50%) Cisco
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) McAfee
3 3 (7.50%) EMC
3 3 (7.50%) Mitel
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Huawei
5 1 (2.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (2.50%) Aruba
5 1 (2.50%) Amdocs
5 1 (2.50%) Teradata
5 1 (2.50%) Siebel
5 1 (2.50%) Juniper
5 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.50%) BT
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
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