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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Handsets
England / South West
Rank 226 237 242
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.020% 0.036% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.056% 0.090% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £20,500 £25,250 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.81% +44.28%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £31,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +12.72%

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
1784 2217 2076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.99% 39.72% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1727 1653
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 £27,500 £24,028
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
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 20 January 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 - 1 £20,500 -
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Mitel
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 3 (33.33%) PABX
3 3 (33.33%) OpenScape
3 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 3 (33.33%) BT
3 3 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) Avaya
3 3 (33.33%) Siemens
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) IVR
4 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office

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 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) OpenScape
1 3 (33.33%) PABX
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 3 (33.33%) VoIP
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
1 2 (22.22%) Capybara
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Hudson
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
1 2 (22.22%) TestLink
1 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) QA Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) IVR
1 3 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Mitel
2 3 (33.33%) Avaya
2 3 (33.33%) BT
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Siemens
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Red Box
3 1 (11.11%) Sage