Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1019 1087 1049
Rank change year-on-year +68 -38 +66
Permanent jobs citing Handset 141 152 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.084% 0.080% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 113 131 171
England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +21.21%
10th Percentile £21,673 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +14.29%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 70897 80405 85528
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 42.32% 42.24% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 55313 66264 68654
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Handset in England

Handset
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Handset in England

Handset
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Handset in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Handset in England

Handset
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +62 44 £32,500 -26.14% 2
North of England 0 37 £40,000 +26.98%
North West +9 30 £40,000 +11.89%
South East +87 29 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Midlands +30 10 £42,500 +46.55%
West Midlands +21 10 £42,500 +47.83%
South West +6 10 £18,500 -42.26% 3
East of England -6 10 £27,500 -26.67%
North East +19 5 £26,100 -51.15%
Yorkshire +17 2 £18,750 -38.52%
Handset
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 England region with a requirement for Handset.

1 70 (49.65%) Telecoms
2 57 (40.43%) Windows
3 49 (34.75%) VoIP
4 38 (26.95%) Microsoft
5 36 (25.53%) BroadSoft
6 35 (24.82%) Broadband
7 29 (20.57%) Smartphone
7 29 (20.57%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (17.73%) Android
9 24 (17.02%) Windows Server
10 23 (16.31%) Microsoft Office
11 22 (15.60%) Apple iOS
12 21 (14.89%) ITIL
12 21 (14.89%) Finance
13 20 (14.18%) Linux
13 20 (14.18%) Asterisk PBX
14 17 (12.06%) Client/Server
14 17 (12.06%) Cisco
14 17 (12.06%) Mitel
15 16 (11.35%) Banking
16 15 (10.64%) Unix
16 15 (10.64%) Sonus
17 14 (9.93%) Oracle
17 14 (9.93%) Configuration Management
17 14 (9.93%) Retail
18 13 (9.22%) Windows 7
18 13 (9.22%) Service Delivery
18 13 (9.22%) Firewall
18 13 (9.22%) Active Directory
18 13 (9.22%) LAN

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.96%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (16.31%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (7.09%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (7.09%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (4.96%) Mozilla Thunderbird
5 6 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (1.42%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.42%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Siebel CRM
2 2 (1.42%) SessionCam
3 1 (0.71%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.55%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (2.84%) Office 365
3 3 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.42%) IaaS
4 2 (1.42%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (34.75%) VoIP
2 35 (24.82%) Broadband
3 20 (14.18%) Asterisk PBX
4 13 (9.22%) Firewall
4 13 (9.22%) LAN
5 9 (6.38%) VLAN
5 9 (6.38%) VoWiFi
6 8 (5.67%) Softswitch
6 8 (5.67%) Unified Communications
7 7 (4.96%) DNS
7 7 (4.96%) IMAP
7 7 (4.96%) IP Telephony
7 7 (4.96%) PBX
7 7 (4.96%) POP3
7 7 (4.96%) SMTP
7 7 (4.96%) WLAN
8 6 (4.26%) TCP/IP
8 6 (4.26%) WAN
9 5 (3.55%) DHCP
9 5 (3.55%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.55%) Jenkins
General
1 70 (49.65%) Telecoms
2 21 (14.89%) Finance
3 16 (11.35%) Banking
4 14 (9.93%) Retail
5 12 (8.51%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.55%) Law
7 4 (2.84%) Electronics
7 4 (2.84%) Marketing
8 3 (2.13%) Games
9 2 (1.42%) Legal
10 1 (0.71%) Advertising
10 1 (0.71%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (14.18%) Architect
2 18 (12.77%) Analyst
2 18 (12.77%) Support Engineer
3 17 (12.06%) VoIP Engineer
4 16 (11.35%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (8.51%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 12 (8.51%) Telecoms Engineer
6 10 (7.09%) Asterisk Engineer
6 10 (7.09%) Support Specialist
6 10 (7.09%) Telecoms Support Engineer
7 9 (6.38%) Voice Engineer
8 8 (5.67%) Network Engineer
8 8 (5.67%) Senior Architect
8 8 (5.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 8 (5.67%) Service Analyst
9 7 (4.96%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (4.96%) Technical Advisor
9 7 (4.96%) Technical Support
9 7 (4.96%) Technical Support Advisor
10 6 (4.26%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.26%) Web Services
2 5 (3.55%) FreeSWITCH
3 4 (2.84%) WAP
3 4 (2.84%) XML
4 3 (2.13%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.13%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.13%) REST
5 2 (1.42%) Apache Flex
5 2 (1.42%) Java SE
6 1 (0.71%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.71%) CSS
6 1 (0.71%) HTML
6 1 (0.71%) RESTful
6 1 (0.71%) WML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.57%) Analytical Skills
1 29 (20.57%) Smartphone
2 17 (12.06%) Client/Server
3 9 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.96%) IVR
5 6 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.26%) User Experience
6 4 (2.84%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.13%) Mobile Games
7 3 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.42%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.71%) CESG
9 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.71%) NHS
9 1 (0.71%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (40.43%) Windows
2 25 (17.73%) Android
3 24 (17.02%) Windows Server
4 22 (15.60%) Apple iOS
5 20 (14.18%) Linux
6 15 (10.64%) Unix
7 13 (9.22%) Windows 7
8 8 (5.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.84%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.13%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.42%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.42%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.89%) ITIL
2 14 (9.93%) Configuration Management
3 13 (9.22%) Service Delivery
4 12 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (7.09%) Time Management
7 9 (6.38%) CRM
7 9 (6.38%) Machine Learning
7 9 (6.38%) Mathematics
7 9 (6.38%) Scrum
8 8 (5.67%) DSDM
8 8 (5.67%) Service Management
8 8 (5.67%) Use Case
8 8 (5.67%) Waterfall
9 7 (4.96%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.55%) Analytics
10 5 (3.55%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 5 (3.55%) DevOps
10 5 (3.55%) Digital Analytics
10 5 (3.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.26%) Java
2 3 (2.13%) JavaScript
2 3 (2.13%) SQL
3 2 (1.42%) MATLAB
3 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.71%) C
4 1 (0.71%) C++
4 1 (0.71%) Perl
4 1 (0.71%) PHP
4 1 (0.71%) Python
4 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (2.84%) CCNA
3 3 (2.13%) Degree
3 3 (2.13%) MCP
3 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.42%) CCNP
4 2 (1.42%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.09%) SLA
2 6 (4.26%) QA
3 2 (1.42%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 13 (9.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.55%) vSphere
3 3 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.42%) Firmware
4 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.42%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (3.55%) Packer
1 5 (3.55%) Puppet
2 4 (2.84%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.13%) NetVault Backup
4 2 (1.42%) SCCM
4 2 (1.42%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 38 (26.95%) Microsoft
2 36 (25.53%) BroadSoft
3 17 (12.06%) Cisco
3 17 (12.06%) Mitel
4 15 (10.64%) Sonus
5 14 (9.93%) Oracle
6 11 (7.80%) Avaya
7 9 (6.38%) GENBAND
7 9 (6.38%) VMware
8 8 (5.67%) Adobe
9 6 (4.26%) Symantec
10 5 (3.55%) Ericsson
10 5 (3.55%) Informatica
10 5 (3.55%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.55%) Siebel
11 4 (2.84%) Apple
12 3 (2.13%) Acme Packet
12 3 (2.13%) BT
12 3 (2.13%) Citrix
12 3 (2.13%) Veeam
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