The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 177 187 147
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -40
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 42 40 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.77% 0.71% 1.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.32% 2.00% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 45
Average salary £27,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.65% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,250 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-19.28% +11.11%
Blackberry
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1807 1999 1850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.06% 35.33% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1433 1438
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Berkshire region.

Blackberry Salary Trend in Berkshire

Blackberry
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Blackberry
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +11 15 £27,500 -16.66%
Reading -5 14 £42,000 -16.00%
Slough +5 7 £23,500 -
Wokingham +15 1 £27,500 -32.92%
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry.

1 92 (92.93%) Windows
2 59 (59.60%) Active Directory
3 57 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 55 (55.56%) MS Exchange
5 50 (50.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 37 (37.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 34 (34.34%) Windows XP
7 34 (34.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 32 (32.32%) Clustering
9 31 (31.31%) Security Cleared
10 28 (28.28%) Live Communications Server
10 28 (28.28%) Windows 7
10 28 (28.28%) High Availability
11 25 (25.25%) MS Office
12 23 (23.23%) Fujitsu
12 23 (23.23%) DV Cleared
13 22 (22.22%) MS Excel
14 20 (20.20%) Cisco
14 20 (20.20%) Citrix
14 20 (20.20%) Finance
14 20 (20.20%) Replication
14 20 (20.20%) Release Management
14 20 (20.20%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (19.19%) SQL
16 16 (16.16%) ITIL
16 16 (16.16%) McAfee
16 16 (16.16%) VMware
17 15 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (14.14%) Retail
19 13 (13.13%) Linux

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 50 (50.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 37 (37.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (34.34%) Exchange Server 2003
5 28 (28.28%) Live Communications Server
6 12 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (10.10%) Lync
9 6 (6.06%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (3.03%) Site Server
10 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (1.01%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (25.25%) MS Office
2 22 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.11%) VPN
2 10 (10.10%) Internet
3 8 (8.08%) Firewall
3 8 (8.08%) SAN
4 7 (7.07%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.07%) DNS
5 6 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (5.05%) LAN
6 5 (5.05%) WAN
6 5 (5.05%) Network Security
7 4 (4.04%) NAS
7 4 (4.04%) VoIP
8 3 (3.03%) DHCP
8 3 (3.03%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.02%) Wireless
9 2 (2.02%) SMTP
10 1 (1.01%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.01%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
General
1 20 (20.20%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Retail
3 10 (10.10%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Games
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.01%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (40.40%) Support Engineer
2 29 (29.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 27 (27.27%) Messaging Engineer
4 25 (25.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 23 (23.23%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 14 (14.14%) Analyst
7 11 (11.11%) Desktop Support
7 11 (11.11%) Service Manager
7 11 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
7 11 (11.11%) Service Desk Manager
8 6 (6.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Service Analyst
8 6 (6.06%) Consultant
9 5 (5.05%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Technical Support
10 4 (4.04%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (4.04%) IT Support
11 3 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.32%) Clustering
2 20 (20.20%) Replication
3 13 (13.13%) EPoS
4 12 (12.12%) iPhone
5 8 (8.08%) iPad
6 7 (7.07%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (4.04%) Open Source
8 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
8 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (2.02%) Xbox
9 2 (2.02%) Fat Client
9 2 (2.02%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 92 (92.93%) Windows
2 34 (34.34%) Windows XP
3 28 (28.28%) Windows 7
4 20 (20.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (13.13%) Linux
6 12 (12.12%) Android
7 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (11.11%) Apple iOS
8 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (6.06%) Mac OS X
9 4 (4.04%) Windows Phone
9 4 (4.04%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.03%) Windows 2000
10 3 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (3.03%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.01%) UNIX
11 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) High Availability
2 20 (20.20%) Release Management
3 16 (16.16%) ITIL
4 12 (12.12%) Service Management
5 10 (10.10%) Incident Management
6 9 (9.09%) Migration
7 6 (6.06%) Asset Management
7 6 (6.06%) Line Management
8 5 (5.05%) Change Control
9 4 (4.04%) Capacity Management
9 4 (4.04%) Resource Management
9 4 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.04%) ERP
10 3 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.03%) Time Management
11 2 (2.02%) Software Deployment
11 2 (2.02%) Scrum
11 2 (2.02%) Business Continuity
11 2 (2.02%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.02%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.19%) SQL
2 9 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (31.31%) Security Cleared
2 23 (23.23%) DV Cleared
3 15 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (12.12%) Degree
5 11 (11.11%) MCSE
6 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
7 7 (7.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (4.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.04%) MCITP
8 4 (4.04%) MCP
9 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (3.03%) CCNA
10 2 (2.02%) ISEB
10 2 (2.02%) MCSA
10 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.01%) MOS
11 1 (1.01%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (59.60%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.10%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.08%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.04%) Firmware
5 4 (4.04%) XenApp
6 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.02%) pfSense
7 2 (2.02%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (10.10%) SCCM
2 8 (8.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (6.06%) DameWare
3 6 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (5.05%) NetBackup
4 5 (5.05%) Backup Exec
5 4 (4.04%) Nagios
6 3 (3.03%) SCOM
7 1 (1.01%) SCSM
7 1 (1.01%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 57 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.23%) Fujitsu
3 20 (20.20%) Citrix
3 20 (20.20%) Cisco
4 16 (16.16%) McAfee
4 16 (16.16%) VMware
5 11 (11.11%) Symantec
5 11 (11.11%) Apple
6 9 (9.09%) Dell
7 7 (7.07%) Juniper
8 6 (6.06%) Lotus
8 6 (6.06%) Bomgar
8 6 (6.06%) ServiceNow
8 6 (6.06%) Dell KACE
9 4 (4.04%) IronPort
9 4 (4.04%) Veeam
9 4 (4.04%) JD Edwards
9 4 (4.04%) NetApp
9 4 (4.04%) EMC
9 4 (4.04%) SAP