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

Handsets
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 380 431 434
Rank change year-on-year +51 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Handset 14 8 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.096% 0.043% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.11% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 23
Median salary £42,750 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £31,700 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -16.66%  

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5444 7241 8112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 37.29% 39.31% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4519 6012 6355
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Handset
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Handset in the South East

Handset
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Handset in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Handset in the South East

Handset
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +34 8 £45,000 -
Surrey - 3 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £67,500 - 1
Kent - 1 £35,000 -
Handset
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Handset.

1 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (22.73%) VoIP
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) Adobe
3 5 (22.73%) QA
3 5 (22.73%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (22.73%) Analytics
3 5 (22.73%) Digital Analytics
4 4 (18.18%) Electronics
4 4 (18.18%) Web Analytics
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) Wireless
4 4 (18.18%) PBX
4 4 (18.18%) GPRS
4 4 (18.18%) GSM
4 4 (18.18%) WAP
4 4 (18.18%) UMTS
4 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) Java
5 3 (13.64%) ISDN
5 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) ISUP
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Validation
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Test Management

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) VoIP
2 4 (18.18%) GPRS
2 4 (18.18%) GSM
2 4 (18.18%) PBX
2 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 4 (18.18%) UMTS
2 4 (18.18%) Wireless
3 3 (13.64%) Intelligent Network
3 3 (13.64%) ISDN
3 3 (13.64%) ISUP
3 3 (13.64%) LTE
3 3 (13.64%) Softswitch
3 3 (13.64%) VoLTE
4 2 (9.09%) HTTP
4 2 (9.09%) LAN
4 2 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.55%) FTP
General
1 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
4 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analytics Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Digital Analytics Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Field Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Field Test Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Project Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Field Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Insight Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Data Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) New Business Sales Executive
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) WAP
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Flex
3 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.55%) WML
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Analytics
1 5 (22.73%) Digital Analytics
2 4 (18.18%) Web Analytics
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.64%) Test Management
3 3 (13.64%) Validation
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) ISMS
5 1 (4.55%) OpenUP
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Java
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
3 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Adobe
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Acme Packet
3 3 (13.64%) BroadSoft
3 3 (13.64%) Sonus
4 2 (9.09%) Avaya
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Maxymiser
4 2 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (9.09%) Optimizely
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Tableau
5 1 (4.55%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) BT
5 1 (4.55%) Mitel
5 1 (4.55%) Omniture
5 1 (4.55%) Polycom
5 1 (4.55%) Veeam
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
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