Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 514 580 581
Rank change year-on-year +66 +1 +45
Permanent jobs citing Handset 33 22 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.063% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.16% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 63
South East median annual salary £45,000 £53,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.28% +2.38% +55.56%
10th Percentile £33,500 £41,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £77,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £32,043 £41,500
% change year-on-year +17.03% -22.79% +38.33%

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11658 13498 16930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.44% 38.59% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9566 11125 13742
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Handset as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
Thames Valley +41 12 £37,500 -31.82% 2
Surrey - 12 £45,000 -
Berkshire +45 9 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Hampshire +8 8 £47,500 -5.00%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £28,250 - 1
Kent - 1 £35,000 -
Handset
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for Handset.

1 17 (51.52%) VoIP
2 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 15 (45.45%) VMware
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (39.39%) vSphere
3 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
4 11 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 11 (33.33%) MCP
4 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (33.33%) SAN
4 11 (33.33%) NAS
4 11 (33.33%) Veeam
4 11 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 11 (33.33%) NetVault Backup
4 11 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.18%) CCNA
6 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (15.15%) Adobe
7 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
7 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (15.15%) Digital Analytics
7 5 (15.15%) Analytics
7 5 (15.15%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) Web Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) Time Management
8 4 (12.12%) Intelligent Network
8 4 (12.12%) Creative Problem-Solving

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 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (6.06%) G Suite
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) VoIP
2 11 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 11 (33.33%) NAS
2 11 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.12%) Firewall
4 4 (12.12%) Intelligent Network
4 4 (12.12%) IP Telephony
5 3 (9.09%) DHCP
5 3 (9.09%) DNS
5 3 (9.09%) ISDN
5 3 (9.09%) ISUP
5 3 (9.09%) Softswitch
5 3 (9.09%) Wireless
6 2 (6.06%) 2G
6 2 (6.06%) 3G
6 2 (6.06%) Broadband
6 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (6.06%) PBX
6 2 (6.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Analytics Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Digital Analytics Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Exchange Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) SAN Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Mobile Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Digital Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Insight Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Telecoms Manager
5 2 (6.06%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Apache Flex
2 1 (3.03%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (6.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
1 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (15.15%) Analytics
2 5 (15.15%) Digital Analytics
3 4 (12.12%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 4 (12.12%) Data Management
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
3 4 (12.12%) Time Management
3 4 (12.12%) Web Analytics
4 3 (9.09%) Validation
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.06%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (6.06%) ERP
5 2 (6.06%) Error Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Line Management
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (3.03%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.06%) MATLAB
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) MCP
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.18%) CCNA
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
1 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (39.39%) vSphere
2 11 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.06%) DFS Replication
3 2 (6.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) NetVault Backup
2 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 15 (45.45%) VMware
2 11 (33.33%) Veeam
3 5 (15.15%) Adobe
4 4 (12.12%) Symantec
5 3 (9.09%) Acme Packet
5 3 (9.09%) BroadSoft
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
5 3 (9.09%) Sonus
6 2 (6.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (6.06%) Apple
6 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.06%) Epicor
6 2 (6.06%) Maxymiser
6 2 (6.06%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 2 (6.06%) Optimizely
6 2 (6.06%) Tableau
7 1 (3.03%) Mitel
7 1 (3.03%) Polycom