The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 -
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough - 1.89% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 5.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £77,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £36,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -10.95% +21.66%  

Handset is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 134 229 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 40.85% 36.01% 36.52%
Number of salaries quoted 120 173 172
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing Handset as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Handset in Slough

Handset
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Handset in Slough

Handset
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Slough region with a requirement for Handset.

1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
1 3 (100.00%) WLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 3 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
1 3 (100.00%) Business Development
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) MIMO
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Node B
1 3 (100.00%) Presales

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) MIMO
1 3 (100.00%) Node B
1 3 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Communications Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Presales
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 3 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia