Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
England > London
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 813 798 808
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10 +37
Permanent jobs citing Handset 29 50 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.039% 0.066% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.079% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 48 67
London median annual salary £32,500 £26,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -42.22% +50.00%
10th Percentile £25,950 £20,355 £19,000
90th Percentile £65,500 £57,375 £71,250
England median annual salary £36,500 £32,043 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.91% -19.89% +33.33%

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 36798 34903 42605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.31% 46.06% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26366 29614 35005
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.00% +5.26% +3.64%
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Handset in London

Handset
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Handset in London

Handset
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Handset in London over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 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
East London +4 13 £32,500 -36.59%
Central London 0 4 £32,500 +13.04% 2
West London -2 4 £85,000 +315.04%
South London - 2 £26,500 -
Handset
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 London region with a requirement for Handset.

1 16 (55.17%) Telecoms
2 12 (41.38%) Broadband
2 12 (41.38%) BroadSoft
3 11 (37.93%) User Experience
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (27.59%) Windows
5 8 (27.59%) Smartphone
6 6 (20.69%) Mitel
6 6 (20.69%) ITIL
6 6 (20.69%) Asterisk PBX
7 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
7 5 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
7 5 (17.24%) Service Management
7 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
8 4 (13.79%) Finance
8 4 (13.79%) IVR
8 4 (13.79%) Symantec
8 4 (13.79%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
9 3 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (10.34%) Skype
9 3 (10.34%) Office 365
10 2 (6.90%) Sonus
10 2 (6.90%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (6.90%) Android
10 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (6.90%) ZTE

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 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.90%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) Broadband
2 6 (20.69%) Asterisk PBX
3 3 (10.34%) Skype
4 2 (6.90%) PBX
4 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
4 2 (6.90%) VoIP
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.45%) GPRS
5 1 (3.45%) GSM
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) LTE
5 1 (3.45%) PABX
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) UMTS
5 1 (3.45%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (55.17%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Support Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (20.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Asterisk Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Telecoms Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Telecoms Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (3.45%) IP Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Technician
5 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Voice Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) User Experience
2 8 (27.59%) Smartphone
3 4 (13.79%) IVR
4 3 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (6.90%) Device Driver
6 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.45%) CESG
6 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.90%) Android
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
2 5 (17.24%) Service Management
3 2 (6.90%) CAD
3 2 (6.90%) Pricing Strategy
3 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Change Management
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) Contract Management
4 1 (3.45%) Data Security
4 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.45%) Product Management
4 1 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (3.45%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
1 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) MCSA
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) BroadSoft
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Mitel
4 4 (13.79%) Symantec
5 2 (6.90%) Sonus
5 2 (6.90%) ZTE
6 1 (3.45%) Apple
6 1 (3.45%) BT
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix
6 1 (3.45%) Sophos
6 1 (3.45%) Veeam
6 1 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.45%) Xerox