The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 273 266
Rank change year-on-year +36 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Handset 8 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.13% 0.081% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 4
Median salary £27,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.88% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -4.10% +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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2309 3177 3051
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 37.40% 42.67% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 2421 2399
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

Handset
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Handset in the East of England

Handset
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 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
Essex - 4 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire +14 3 £27,000 -40.00%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Handset
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East of England region with a requirement for Handset.

1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Broadband
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) Time Management
2 5 (38.46%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (38.46%) BroadSoft
3 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Skype
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Becrypt
5 2 (15.38%) Mac OS
5 2 (15.38%) Front Office
5 2 (15.38%) SCCM
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
5 2 (15.38%) vSphere
5 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) Acrobat
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Asterisk PBX
1 5 (38.46%) Broadband
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (15.38%) Skype
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Front Office
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) IP Specialist
1 5 (38.46%) Support Specialist
1 5 (38.46%) Voice Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Support
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Java SE
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Mac OS
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Time Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Encryption
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCDST
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
1 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) BroadSoft
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Becrypt
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Adobe
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