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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 271 314
Rank change year-on-year +31 +43  
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.019% 0.028% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.040% 0.060% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Median salary £30,000 £45,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.42% +27.08%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year - +13.63%  

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 2512 3350 4544
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 47.99% 47.63% 43.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2289 2958 3736
Median salary £62,500 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.83% +6.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 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 30 April 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Law

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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Japanese Language
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
City of London
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