The first table below looks at the demand for K2 blackpearl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited K2 blackpearl over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
K2 blackpearl
Rank 206 217 221
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing K2 blackpearl 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.018% 0.018% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.095% 0.096% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £24,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1049 1042 1124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.19% 19.06% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 795 862 955
Average salary £42,500 £45,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.59% +4.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
K2 blackpearl
South East

K2 blackpearl
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

K2 blackpearl Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

K2 blackpearl
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl across the Berkshire region.

K2 blackpearl Salary Trend in Berkshire

K2 blackpearl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) MOM
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Meridio
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management

K2 blackpearl
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) MOM
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Meridio
1 1 (100.00%) Lumension