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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank - 201 210
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.17% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.63% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 19
Average salary - £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
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
1611 1273 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.95% 26.43% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 980 1406
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
1 2 (66.67%) Lotus
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) Billing

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (33.33%) Product Marketing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
1 2 (66.67%) Lotus
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) SAP