The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 - 208 211
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.39% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 16
Average salary - £28,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.67%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £31,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.66% -15.33%
Handset
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1779 1529 1932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 38.40% 32.78% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1451 1257 1613
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,625 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Handset
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Handset Salary Trend in Surrey