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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 80 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 20 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.59% 1.33% 1.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.28% 3.98% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 13
Average salary £26,000 £26,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £24,800 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £27,000 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
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
467 352 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 37.18% 33.36% 35.01%
Number of salaries quoted 353 241 262
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £60,000 £50,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +1 6 £26,000 -
Chelmsford - 2 £22,500 -
Billericay - 1 £60,000 -
Blackberry
East of England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 49 (94.23%) Windows
2 39 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 38 (73.08%) Active Directory
4 30 (57.69%) MS Excel
5 28 (53.85%) MS Exchange
6 25 (48.08%) VPN
6 25 (48.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (46.15%) DNS
7 24 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 24 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (44.23%) Firewall
9 22 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 22 (42.31%) Windows XP
9 22 (42.31%) Symantec
9 22 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
9 22 (42.31%) Windows 8
9 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (40.38%) MS Office
10 21 (40.38%) Windows 7
11 18 (34.62%) Backup Exec
11 18 (34.62%) DHCP
12 15 (28.85%) HP
12 15 (28.85%) Citrix
13 14 (26.92%) Finance
14 11 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (19.23%) VMware
15 10 (19.23%) Android
15 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (17.31%) Dell

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 28 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 24 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (57.69%) MS Excel
2 21 (40.38%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (48.08%) VPN
2 24 (46.15%) DNS
3 23 (44.23%) Firewall
4 18 (34.62%) DHCP
5 6 (11.54%) SAN
6 4 (7.69%) Broadband
6 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 4 (7.69%) VLAN
6 4 (7.69%) Junos
6 4 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.85%) NFC
7 2 (3.85%) SMS
7 2 (3.85%) SMPP
8 1 (1.92%) WAN
8 1 (1.92%) LAN
8 1 (1.92%) PBX
8 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) NUnit
1 2 (3.85%) MSTest
2 1 (1.92%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Advertising
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Network Engineer
2 14 (26.92%) Analyst
3 12 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Desktop Support
5 6 (11.54%) IT Support Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) IT Support
6 5 (9.62%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Support
6 5 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.69%) Developer
7 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
1 4 (7.69%) XML
2 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.77%) LINQ
2 3 (5.77%) WCF
3 2 (3.85%) Java ME
4 1 (1.92%) WAP
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.92%) CSS
4 1 (1.92%) SOAP
4 1 (1.92%) WPF
4 1 (1.92%) HTML
4 1 (1.92%) jQuery
4 1 (1.92%) OAuth
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.92%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.92%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Smartphone
1 5 (9.62%) Hedge funds
1 5 (9.62%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (7.69%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) PDA
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.92%) iPhone
4 1 (1.92%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 49 (94.23%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (42.31%) Windows XP
4 22 (42.31%) Windows 8
4 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (40.38%) Windows 7
6 10 (19.23%) Android
7 9 (17.31%) Apple iOS
8 5 (9.62%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (17.31%) Incident Management
3 8 (15.38%) Document Management
3 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 6 (11.54%) ITIL
4 6 (11.54%) Capacity Management
5 4 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.69%) Project Management
5 4 (7.69%) Migration
6 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.77%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.85%) Line Management
8 1 (1.92%) Network Management
8 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.92%) Android Development
8 1 (1.92%) iOS Development
8 1 (1.92%) Software Distribution
8 1 (1.92%) Supplier Management
8 1 (1.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) C#
1 4 (7.69%) Java
1 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.77%) SQL
3 2 (3.85%) XAML
4 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) PHP
4 1 (1.92%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.62%) MCP
3 4 (7.69%) MCSE
3 4 (7.69%) CCNP
3 4 (7.69%) CCNA
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.54%) vSphere
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (34.62%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 39 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (42.31%) Symantec
3 15 (28.85%) HP
3 15 (28.85%) Citrix
4 10 (19.23%) VMware
5 9 (17.31%) Dell
6 6 (11.54%) Veeam
7 5 (9.62%) Apple
8 4 (7.69%) Cisco
8 4 (7.69%) NETGEAR
8 4 (7.69%) Juniper
9 1 (1.92%) Siemens
9 1 (1.92%) Mitel
9 1 (1.92%) Altiris