The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 81 59
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.13% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.58% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £26,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.20%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Blackberry
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
206 172 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.41% 22.57% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 148 120 81
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Dorset

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
2 6 (85.71%) PDA
2 6 (85.71%) Panasonic
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) IBM Notes
2 6 (85.71%) Lotus Domino
2 6 (85.71%) MCSA
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Avaya
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
2 6 (85.71%) Lotus
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) Clearswift
2 6 (85.71%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) LANDesk

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (85.71%) IBM Notes
1 6 (85.71%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) MCSA
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) MAILsweeper
1 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Avaya
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
2 6 (85.71%) Lotus
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) Clearswift
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Panasonic
3 1 (14.29%) LANDesk