Period
to 23 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 6 months to 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
England > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 681 514 685
Rank change year-on-year -167 +171 +58
Permanent jobs citing Handset 47 9 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.093% 0.038% 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.097% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 20
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,350 £27,500
25th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,750 £30,000 £31,250
Median % change year-on-year +45.83% -4.00% -37.50%
75th Percentile £66,250 £53,750 £38,750
90th Percentile - £57,750 £69,125
England median annual salary £59,250 £32,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +83.72% -0.77% -14.47%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 22,070 9,250 19,642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.71% 38.59% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13,375 7,800 15,507
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,617 £36,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £117,500 £112,500 £115,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Handset as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Handset in London

Handset
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Handset in London.

Salary trend for Handset in London

Handset
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Handset in London over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Handset in London

Handset
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the London region over the 6 months to 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -30 11 £42,500 +30.77%
East London - 7 £60,000 -
South London - 1 £60,000 -
Handset
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Handset.

1 40 (85.11%) Microsoft
2 31 (65.96%) Finance
3 30 (63.83%) ITIL
3 30 (63.83%) Windows
4 29 (61.70%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (51.06%) Microsoft Office
6 23 (48.94%) Active Directory
6 23 (48.94%) Azure
7 22 (46.81%) Google
7 22 (46.81%) Windows 10
8 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (40.43%) Microsoft 365
8 19 (40.43%) ITSM
9 18 (38.30%) Android
10 17 (36.17%) Asset Management
10 17 (36.17%) Virtual Desktop
11 16 (34.04%) Azure Active Directory
11 16 (34.04%) OneDrive
11 16 (34.04%) Power Platform
11 16 (34.04%) PowerApps
11 16 (34.04%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (34.04%) VMware
11 16 (34.04%) Service Delivery
11 16 (34.04%) Citrix
11 16 (34.04%) SharePoint
12 15 (31.91%) AWS
13 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (29.79%) Data Security
13 14 (29.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 12 (25.53%) Documentation Skills

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 16 (34.04%) SharePoint
2 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (51.06%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 23 (48.94%) Azure
2 19 (40.43%) Microsoft 365
3 16 (34.04%) Azure Active Directory
3 16 (34.04%) OneDrive
3 16 (34.04%) Power Platform
3 16 (34.04%) PowerApps
4 15 (31.91%) AWS
5 7 (14.89%) Firebase
5 7 (14.89%) Google Play
6 4 (8.51%) Slack
7 3 (6.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) Softphone
2 8 (17.02%) VoIP
3 7 (14.89%) HTTP
4 5 (10.64%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (10.64%) DHCP
4 5 (10.64%) DNS
4 5 (10.64%) Unified Communications
5 2 (4.26%) ISDN
5 2 (4.26%) LAN
5 2 (4.26%) PABX
5 2 (4.26%) WAN
6 1 (2.13%) Firewall
6 1 (2.13%) NAS
6 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Android Studio
1 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.51%) WinDbg
General
1 31 (65.96%) Finance
2 14 (29.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 12 (25.53%) Documentation Skills
3 12 (25.53%) Marketing
4 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
5 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.38%) Organisational Skills
6 3 (6.38%) Social Skills
7 2 (4.26%) Back Office
7 2 (4.26%) Retail
8 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Support Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Consultant
3 8 (17.02%) Desktop Support
3 8 (17.02%) Service Delivery Consultant
4 7 (14.89%) Android Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Applications Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Cloud Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Developer
4 7 (14.89%) IT Consultant
4 7 (14.89%) Java Android Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Java Applications Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.64%) 1st Line Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (10.64%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Coordinator
7 3 (6.38%) Logistics Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
1 7 (14.89%) .NET Core
1 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
1 7 (14.89%) JSON
1 7 (14.89%) Node.js
1 7 (14.89%) OAuth
1 7 (14.89%) OAuth2
1 7 (14.89%) RESTful
1 7 (14.89%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Fat Client
1 9 (19.15%) Thin Client
2 7 (14.89%) Mobile App
2 7 (14.89%) User Experience
2 7 (14.89%) Video\Live Streaming
3 3 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.26%) CCTV
4 2 (4.26%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.13%) iPad
5 1 (2.13%) iPhone
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 22 (46.81%) Windows 10
3 18 (38.30%) Android
4 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
5 5 (10.64%) Mac OS
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) ITIL
2 29 (61.70%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (40.43%) ITSM
4 17 (36.17%) Asset Management
5 16 (34.04%) Service Delivery
6 14 (29.79%) Data Security
7 12 (25.53%) Creative Thinking
7 12 (25.53%) Risk Management
7 12 (25.53%) Strategic Thinking
8 7 (14.89%) Android Development
8 7 (14.89%) Data Privacy
8 7 (14.89%) Feature Driven Development
8 7 (14.89%) MVVM
8 7 (14.89%) Push Notifications
8 7 (14.89%) RAD
8 7 (14.89%) Scrum
8 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
8 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
9 6 (12.77%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) C#
1 7 (14.89%) Java
1 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
1 7 (14.89%) Kotlin
2 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (48.94%) Active Directory
2 17 (36.17%) Virtual Desktop
3 16 (34.04%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) SCCM
2 5 (10.64%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (8.51%) Perfmon
4 2 (4.26%) MOM
Vendors
1 40 (85.11%) Microsoft
2 22 (46.81%) Google
3 16 (34.04%) Citrix
3 16 (34.04%) VMware
4 11 (23.40%) Apple
5 10 (21.28%) Cisco
6 8 (17.02%) HP
7 6 (12.77%) Bloomberg
7 6 (12.77%) Reuters
8 2 (4.26%) Mitel
8 2 (4.26%) Polycom
8 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.26%) Siemens
8 2 (4.26%) Xero
9 1 (2.13%) Veeam
9 1 (2.13%) Yealink