The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
South East / Kent
Rank 76 83 77
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 13 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.55% 2.09% 2.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.80% 5.74% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 28
Median salary £26,250 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.23% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
271 401 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.26% 36.36% 44.80%
Number of salaries quoted 205 345 402
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Blackberry as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Kent

Blackberry
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 1 - -
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Blackberry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 22 (81.48%) MS Exchange
3 22 (81.48%) Firewall
3 22 (81.48%) VMware
3 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
4 21 (77.78%) Mac OS
4 21 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (62.96%) Internet
5 17 (62.96%) E-Commerce
5 17 (62.96%) Citrix
5 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (59.26%) Windows 8
6 16 (59.26%) Windows XP
6 16 (59.26%) TCP/IP
7 13 (48.15%) SLA
8 12 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (40.74%) VPN
10 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (25.93%) VLAN
11 7 (25.93%) Backup Exec
11 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (25.93%) Symantec
12 6 (22.22%) Intel Security
12 6 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (22.22%) SAN
12 6 (22.22%) Cisco
12 6 (22.22%) WatchGuard
12 6 (22.22%) iSCSI

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (81.48%) MS Exchange
2 21 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (7.41%) CMS
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) Firewall
2 17 (62.96%) Internet
3 16 (59.26%) TCP/IP
4 11 (40.74%) VPN
5 7 (25.93%) VLAN
6 6 (22.22%) iSCSI
6 6 (22.22%) SAN
6 6 (22.22%) Wireless
7 1 (3.70%) DHCP
7 1 (3.70%) DNS
7 1 (3.70%) DSL
7 1 (3.70%) LAN
7 1 (3.70%) NAS
7 1 (3.70%) SNMP
7 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (14.81%) Back Office
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Law
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Support Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Active Directory Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Active Directory Support
2 12 (44.44%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Exchange Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Exchange Support
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Support Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) 1st Line Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) 1st Line Support
3 10 (37.04%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Server Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Server Support
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
2 1 (3.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
3 21 (77.78%) Mac OS
4 16 (59.26%) Windows 8
4 16 (59.26%) Windows XP
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (14.81%) Android
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) E-Commerce
2 6 (22.22%) Migration
2 6 (22.22%) Server Building
3 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.70%) BCP
5 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) MCSE
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (22.22%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Backup Exec
2 6 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) Citrix
3 7 (25.93%) Symantec
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) Intel Security
4 6 (22.22%) Kaspersky
4 6 (22.22%) Veeam
4 6 (22.22%) WatchGuard
5 4 (14.81%) Apple
5 4 (14.81%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) Mitel
7 1 (3.70%) Acronis
7 1 (3.70%) Sage