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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 199 210 205
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Handset 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.10% 0.089% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £24,772 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.91% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
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
1662 1770 1602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 42.90% 39.50% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1536 1303
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

Handset
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Guildford - 4 £24,772 -
Handset
South East

Handset
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco