The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
Handset
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
261 200 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 43.72% 38.99% 45.81%
Number of salaries quoted 218 169 150
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Handset across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Handset
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Handset Salary Trend in Suffolk

Handset
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone