The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Handsets
England / South West
Rank 228 249 241
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Permanent jobs citing Handset 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.060% 0.052% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.13% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £27,750 £32,000 £17,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.28% +88.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £21,200 £16,600
10% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £33,200 £17,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £31,500 £28,250
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +11.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1766 2308 2013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.46% 39.79% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1405 1749 1617
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Handset as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Handset
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Handset Salary Trend in the South West

Handset
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Handset Salary Histogram in the South West

Handset
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 3 £27,750 - 1
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Handset also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Handset.

1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) IVR
2 3 (33.33%) Mitel
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) OpenScape
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) BT
3 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
3 2 (22.22%) PABX
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
3 2 (22.22%) Siemens
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 3 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) OpenScape
2 2 (22.22%) PABX
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
1 1 (11.11%) Capybara
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Hudson
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 1 (11.11%) TestLink
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Junior
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Mid-Level Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) QA Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Site Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) IVR
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITSM
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Mitel
2 2 (22.22%) Avaya
2 2 (22.22%) BT
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Siemens
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Red Box
3 1 (11.11%) Sage
3 1 (11.11%) Verint