The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 73 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 32 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.52% 1.48% 1.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.72% 4.26% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 10
Average salary £29,000 £27,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -6.15%
Blackberry
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
476 329 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 37.42% 34.81% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 346 224 252
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Essex

Blackberry
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Essex

Blackberry
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Colchester +13 6 £26,000 -
Brentwood -21 4 £29,000 +7.40%
Chelmsford - 3 £23,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £45,000 -
Harlow - 1 £29,000 -
Blackberry
East of England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 46 (95.83%) Windows
2 35 (72.92%) Microsoft
3 34 (70.83%) Active Directory
4 26 (54.17%) MS Excel
4 26 (54.17%) MS Exchange
5 22 (45.83%) VPN
5 22 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (43.75%) DNS
6 21 (43.75%) MS Office
6 21 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (43.75%) Windows 7
7 20 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (41.67%) Firewall
7 20 (41.67%) Windows XP
7 20 (41.67%) Symantec
7 20 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (41.67%) Windows 8
7 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (33.33%) HP
9 15 (31.25%) Citrix
9 15 (31.25%) DHCP
9 15 (31.25%) Backup Exec
10 14 (29.17%) Finance
11 12 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (22.92%) VMware
12 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (20.83%) Android
13 10 (20.83%) Dell

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 26 (54.17%) MS Exchange
2 21 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 20 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (10.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.08%) WordPress
5 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (54.17%) MS Excel
2 21 (43.75%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 22 (45.83%) VPN
2 21 (43.75%) DNS
3 20 (41.67%) Firewall
4 15 (31.25%) DHCP
5 6 (12.50%) SAN
6 5 (10.42%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (10.42%) Junos
6 5 (10.42%) VLAN
6 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
6 5 (10.42%) Broadband
7 2 (4.17%) SMPP
7 2 (4.17%) SMS
7 2 (4.17%) NFC
8 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.08%) WAN
8 1 (2.08%) LAN
8 1 (2.08%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) NUnit
1 2 (4.17%) MSTest
2 1 (2.08%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Advertising
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Analyst
1 15 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 13 (27.08%) Support Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Desktop Support
4 6 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) IT Support
5 5 (10.42%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Support
5 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.33%) Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) XML
1 4 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.25%) WCF
2 3 (6.25%) LINQ
3 2 (4.17%) Java ME
4 1 (2.08%) iOS SDK
4 1 (2.08%) REST
4 1 (2.08%) Android SDK
4 1 (2.08%) jQuery
4 1 (2.08%) WPF
4 1 (2.08%) OAuth
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.08%) WAP
4 1 (2.08%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.08%) CSS
4 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Mobile Computing
1 5 (10.42%) Hedge funds
1 5 (10.42%) Smartphone
1 5 (10.42%) Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) PDA
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) IVR
3 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 46 (95.83%) Windows
2 22 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (43.75%) Windows 7
4 20 (41.67%) Windows XP
4 20 (41.67%) Windows 8
4 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (20.83%) Android
6 9 (18.75%) Apple iOS
7 5 (10.42%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 8 (16.67%) Document Management
3 8 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.50%) ITIL
4 6 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 5 (10.42%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (10.42%) Migration
6 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.25%) Multithreading
8 2 (4.17%) Line Management
9 1 (2.08%) Software Distribution
9 1 (2.08%) Network Management
9 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.08%) Android Development
9 1 (2.08%) iOS Development
9 1 (2.08%) TDD
9 1 (2.08%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.33%) C#
2 4 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) SQL
4 2 (4.17%) XAML
5 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.50%) MCP
3 5 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (10.42%) MCSE
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.42%) CCNP
3 5 (10.42%) CCNA
4 2 (4.17%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (12.50%) vSphere
4 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (31.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) Microsoft
2 20 (41.67%) Symantec
3 16 (33.33%) HP
4 15 (31.25%) Citrix
5 11 (22.92%) VMware
6 10 (20.83%) Dell
7 6 (12.50%) Veeam
8 5 (10.42%) NETGEAR
8 5 (10.42%) Cisco
8 5 (10.42%) Juniper
8 5 (10.42%) Apple
9 1 (2.08%) Altiris
9 1 (2.08%) Mitel
9 1 (2.08%) Avaya
9 1 (2.08%) Siemens