The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
Handset
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
195 102 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.09% 20.24% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 122 79 84
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Handset
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Handset Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Handset
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) McAfee
1 6 (100.00%) Amdocs
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Change Control
1 6 (100.00%) LANDesk
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) McAfee
1 6 (100.00%) Amdocs
1 6 (100.00%) LANDesk
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 PA + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago