The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 207 231
Rank change year-on-year +26 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Handset 2 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.059% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.78% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +93.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £29,750 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £77,500 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £36,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -10.95% +21.66%  

Handset is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1240 1932 1973
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 36.73% 38.73% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1580 1411
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Handset as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Handset in Berkshire

Handset
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Handset in Berkshire

Handset
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Handset in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Handset in Berkshire

Handset
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +32 1 £45,000 +91.48%
Handset
South East

Handset
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Handset.

1 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 5 (41.67%) Marketing
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Huawei
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) MIMO
4 3 (25.00%) LTE
4 3 (25.00%) WLAN
4 3 (25.00%) GSM
4 3 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (25.00%) Ericsson
4 3 (25.00%) Nokia
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) UMTS
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) Business Development
4 3 (25.00%) Node B
4 3 (25.00%) Presales
5 2 (16.67%) BroadSoft
5 2 (16.67%) Polycom
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) PBX
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Product Management
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) Advertising

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) GSM
1 3 (25.00%) LTE
1 3 (25.00%) MIMO
1 3 (25.00%) Node B
1 3 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (25.00%) UMTS
1 3 (25.00%) Wireless
1 3 (25.00%) WLAN
2 2 (16.67%) PBX
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) Broadband
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) FTP
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) ISDN
3 1 (8.33%) ISUP
3 1 (8.33%) PSTN
3 1 (8.33%) RTP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (41.67%) Marketing
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Communications Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Sales Manager
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Account Director
3 1 (8.33%) Account Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Channel Marketing Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Channel Sales Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Finance Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Scripter
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Marketing Manager
3 1 (8.33%) PBX Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Sales Director
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Account Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior VoIP Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Business Development
1 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (25.00%) Presales
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (8.33%) B2B
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Economics
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 3 (25.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (25.00%) Huawei
1 3 (25.00%) Nokia
2 2 (16.67%) BroadSoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Polycom
3 1 (8.33%) Acme Packet
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Sonus