Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 211 191
Rank change year-on-year +23 -20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Handset 9 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.24% 0.15% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.34% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Birmingham median annual salary £34,000 £19,500 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.36% -80.50% +263.64%
10th Percentile £19,750 £18,500 £90,000
90th Percentile £42,625 £35,500 £110,000
West Midlands median annual salary £33,000 £19,500 £64,500
% change year-on-year +69.23% -69.77% +134.55%

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

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1608 2043 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.17% 43.25% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1192 1316 1047
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Handset as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Handset in Birmingham

Handset
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Handset in Birmingham

Handset
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Handset in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Handset in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Handset.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Apache
1 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) Juniper
1 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
1 7 (77.78%) Shell Script
1 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) Clustering
1 7 (77.78%) Business Continuity
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) CentOS
1 7 (77.78%) vSphere
1 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
1 7 (77.78%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (77.78%) Business Continuity Planning
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
1 7 (77.78%) vCenter Server
2 3 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
2 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) Apache
1 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) PBX
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (22.22%) Billing
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) CentOS
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Continuity
1 7 (77.78%) Business Continuity Planning
1 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
1 7 (77.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCSA
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (77.78%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Juniper
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
1 7 (77.78%) VMware