Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 175 209
Rank change year-on-year +23 +34 0
Permanent jobs citing Handset 4 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.17% 0.49% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 1.25% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 7
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22% +55.17%
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% -31.25% +146.15%

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 957 1358 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 40.60% 39.43% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 774 971 1499
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £29,950
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +7.53%

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Handset in Reading

Handset
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Handset in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for Handset.

1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) ISUP
2 3 (75.00%) Softswitch
2 3 (75.00%) Acme Packet
2 3 (75.00%) Sonus
2 3 (75.00%) BroadSoft
2 3 (75.00%) ISDN
3 2 (50.00%) PBX
3 2 (50.00%) Intelligent Network
3 2 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (25.00%) Epicor
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (25.00%) FTP
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Polycom

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) G Suite
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) ISDN
2 3 (75.00%) ISUP
2 3 (75.00%) Softswitch
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Intelligent Network
3 2 (50.00%) PBX
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) FTP
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) PSTN
4 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Acme Packet
1 3 (75.00%) BroadSoft
1 3 (75.00%) Sonus
2 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Epicor
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Polycom
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware