Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 330 375 425
Rank change year-on-year +45 +50 +21
Permanent jobs citing Handset 5 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.049% 0.037% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.079% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 27
City of London median annual salary £32,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.62% -6.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,850 £28,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £63,000 £62,500
Central London median annual salary £28,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -32.14% -6.67% +28.57%

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

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4898 6312 9265
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 47.87% 47.09% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4391 5622 7621
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Handset as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Handset in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Handset.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Smartphone
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) IVR
2 4 (80.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (20.00%) Japanese Language

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 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) IVR
1 4 (80.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Mitel
1 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus