The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 55 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Handset 6 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.24% 1.14% 2.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.93% 2.61% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £28,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -34.11%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -4.34%
Handset
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
205 230 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.36% 43.56% 43.67%
Number of salaries quoted 154 182 167
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £100,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Handset as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Handset
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Handset Salary Trend in Watford

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Handset also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Handset.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) Terminal Services
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Workstation
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (75.00%) Office 365
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) B2B

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (75.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Support Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Voice Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) Terminal Services
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) VMware