Period
to 20 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 255 - 328
Rank change year-on-year - +328 +25
Permanent jobs citing Handset 10 0 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% - 0.060%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,500 - -
Central London median annual salary £42,500 - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,236 1,400 3,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.57% 38.42% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,983 1,223 3,160
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £109,750 £103,875
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Handset as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Handset in the City of London

Handset
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Handset in the City of London.

Salary trend for Handset in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT jobs citing Handset also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Handset.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Android
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (90.00%) Problem Management
2 9 (90.00%) Fat Client
2 9 (90.00%) SCCM
2 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (90.00%) Apple
2 9 (90.00%) Thin Client
2 9 (90.00%) Reuters
2 9 (90.00%) Bloomberg
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (90.00%) VBScript
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) WinDbg
3 7 (70.00%) Slack
3 7 (70.00%) Perfmon
4 4 (40.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 3 (30.00%) COM
5 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) MOM
6 2 (20.00%) Back Office
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco
7 1 (10.00%) HP

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Slack
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) 4G
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) WinDbg
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 2 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (10.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Desktop Support
4 4 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Desktop Support
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) Analyst
6 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
7 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Fat Client
1 9 (90.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Android
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
1 9 (90.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
1 9 (90.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) SCCM
2 7 (70.00%) Perfmon
3 2 (20.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Apple
2 9 (90.00%) Bloomberg
2 9 (90.00%) Reuters
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) HP