Period
to 20 June 2018

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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1097 1040 1091
Rank change year-on-year -57 +51 -18
Permanent jobs citing Handset 64 112 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.040% 0.069% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.091% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56 88 131
England median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.08% -9.72% -10.00%
10th Percentile £20,574 £21,673 £24,349
90th Percentile £61,000 £55,375 £62,500
UK median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% -10.96% -6.41%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 70,158 69,769 82,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.50% 43.00% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 54,945 55,901 68,145
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,602 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.80% -0.80% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,564
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.19% +5.15%

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 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 2018. 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 -23 28 £32,000 +2.40% 6
North of England +7 13 £28,500 -28.75% 3
Midlands +2 11 £30,000 -29.41% 2
South East -9 10 £36,000 -2.04% 1
Yorkshire +21 8 £28,500 +50.00% 1
West Midlands +16 7 £30,000 -29.41% 1
North West -15 5 £54,000 +35.00% 2
East Midlands - 4 £22,625 - 1
East of England -12 1 £60,000 +118.18% 1
South West -13 1 - -
Handset
UK

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Handset.

1 28 (43.75%) Windows
2 23 (35.94%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 20 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 19 (29.69%) Finance
5 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Excel
5 15 (23.44%) VoIP
6 14 (21.88%) ITIL
6 14 (21.88%) Telecoms
6 14 (21.88%) Android
7 13 (20.31%) Office 365
8 11 (17.19%) Windows 10
9 10 (15.63%) Apple
9 10 (15.63%) Apple iOS
9 10 (15.63%) Windows 7
10 9 (14.06%) Cisco
10 9 (14.06%) Wireless
11 7 (10.94%) SLA
11 7 (10.94%) DNS
11 7 (10.94%) Citrix
11 7 (10.94%) Blackberry
11 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (10.94%) Windows Server
12 6 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (9.38%) ServiceNow
12 6 (9.38%) iPhone
12 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
12 6 (9.38%) Network Security
12 6 (9.38%) Adobe
12 6 (9.38%) 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 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (35.94%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.69%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) Mozilla Thunderbird
4 1 (1.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.56%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) Office 365
2 5 (7.81%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.13%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.44%) VoIP
2 9 (14.06%) Wireless
3 7 (10.94%) DNS
4 6 (9.38%) LAN
4 6 (9.38%) Network Security
5 5 (7.81%) WAN
6 4 (6.25%) DHCP
6 4 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.69%) Broadband
7 3 (4.69%) IP Telephony
7 3 (4.69%) PBX
7 3 (4.69%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (4.69%) VLAN
7 3 (4.69%) VPN
8 2 (3.13%) CDMA
8 2 (3.13%) Intelligent Network
8 2 (3.13%) ISDN
8 2 (3.13%) LTE
8 2 (3.13%) Skype
8 2 (3.13%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) WinDbg
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 14 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.38%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) Games
5 2 (3.13%) Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Billing
5 2 (3.13%) Electronics
6 1 (1.56%) Law
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (15.63%) IT Support
3 10 (15.63%) Support Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Desktop Support
5 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Desktop Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) IT Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) IT Support Technician
6 5 (7.81%) IT Technician
6 5 (7.81%) SAP Support
6 5 (7.81%) Support Technician
7 4 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) VoIP Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (10.94%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.38%) iPhone
3 4 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 4 (6.25%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.69%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.69%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.69%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.69%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.13%) User Experience
6 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.56%) EPoS
6 1 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.75%) Windows
2 14 (21.88%) Android
3 11 (17.19%) Windows 10
4 10 (15.63%) Apple iOS
4 10 (15.63%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.94%) Windows Server
6 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.69%) Linux
7 3 (4.69%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Phone
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.56%) Unix
9 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) ITIL
2 6 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
3 5 (7.81%) Logistics
3 5 (7.81%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.69%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (4.69%) Software Licensing
6 2 (3.13%) Analytics
6 2 (3.13%) Change Control
6 2 (3.13%) Digital Analytics
6 2 (3.13%) Digital Forensics
6 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (3.13%) Network Design
6 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.13%) Service Management
6 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.13%) Web Analytics
7 1 (1.56%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.25%) VBScript
3 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.13%) Java
4 2 (3.13%) Perl
4 2 (3.13%) Python
4 2 (3.13%) Ruby
4 2 (3.13%) SQL
5 1 (1.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) A+ Certification
2 3 (4.69%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) MCSA
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) QA
3 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 20 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.69%) Firmware
3 3 (4.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) SCCM
2 4 (6.25%) Perfmon
3 1 (1.56%) Cacti
3 1 (1.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) Apple
3 9 (14.06%) Cisco
4 7 (10.94%) Citrix
5 6 (9.38%) Adobe
5 6 (9.38%) ServiceNow
6 5 (7.81%) Mitel
6 5 (7.81%) SAP
7 4 (6.25%) Bloomberg
7 4 (6.25%) Capita
7 4 (6.25%) Google
7 4 (6.25%) Reuters
7 4 (6.25%) VMware
8 3 (4.69%) BroadSoft
8 3 (4.69%) BT
8 3 (4.69%) Intel
8 3 (4.69%) Remedy
9 2 (3.13%) Acme Packet
9 2 (3.13%) Ericsson
9 2 (3.13%) Sonus