Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 281 277 271
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Handset 11 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.013% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.033% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 3
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +39.53% -38.57%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,000 £17,350
90th Percentile £48,750 £30,000 £22,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £28,250 £21,500
% change year-on-year +41.59% +31.40% -38.57%

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3180 3013 2703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 40.22% 40.39% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2619 2617 2148
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.88% - +2.56%

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Handset in Manchester

Handset
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Handset in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Handset.

1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (54.55%) GENBAND
4 6 (54.55%) Sonus
4 6 (54.55%) BroadSoft
4 6 (54.55%) VoWiFi
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) VoIP
4 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
4 6 (54.55%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) Data Management
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 3 (27.27%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 3 (27.27%) Time Management
6 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
6 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Android
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
6 2 (18.18%) Broadband
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
7 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
7 1 (9.09%) Use Case

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) VoIP
1 6 (54.55%) VoWiFi
2 2 (18.18%) Broadband
2 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
3 1 (9.09%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (9.09%) Softswitch
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) VoIP Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Customer Services Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 3 (27.27%) Data Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) DSDM
3 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) BroadSoft
1 6 (54.55%) GENBAND
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) Sonus
2 1 (9.09%) Ericsson
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft