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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 74 88 72
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 24 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.34% 1.09% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.92% 3.05% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 3
Average salary £43,750 £23,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.21% +2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%
Blackberry
South East

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
347 426 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.85% 35.86% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 309 371 229
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £38,872
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,390 £29,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Kent

Blackberry
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Whitstable - 2 £25,000 -
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (90.00%) MS Exchange
3 43 (86.00%) MCSE
3 43 (86.00%) Microsoft
3 43 (86.00%) CCNA
3 43 (86.00%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (86.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (84.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 42 (84.00%) MCITP
5 41 (82.00%) Firewall
5 41 (82.00%) Cisco
6 40 (80.00%) Avaya
7 39 (78.00%) Apple
7 39 (78.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 38 (76.00%) Mac OS X
9 36 (72.00%) Exchange Server 2000
10 35 (70.00%) Problem Management
11 34 (68.00%) MS Office
12 30 (60.00%) Windows 8
13 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (20.00%) VMware
14 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
15 7 (14.00%) Project Management
15 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
16 5 (10.00%) ITIL
16 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
16 5 (10.00%) Citrix
16 5 (10.00%) Thin Client
16 5 (10.00%) Wyse
16 5 (10.00%) Fat Client

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 45 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 42 (84.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 36 (72.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 5 (10.00%) Lync
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (68.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (82.00%) Firewall
2 5 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (6.00%) SAN
4 2 (4.00%) Wireless
4 2 (4.00%) LAN
4 2 (4.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Consultant
2 17 (34.00%) Support Engineer
2 17 (34.00%) Technical Consultant
3 14 (28.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (24.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (18.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (10.00%) Service Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Support
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.00%) PDA
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (78.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 38 (76.00%) Mac OS X
4 30 (60.00%) Windows 8
5 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (4.00%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (14.00%) Project Management
4 5 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.00%) Migration
5 2 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 43 (86.00%) MCSE
1 43 (86.00%) CCNA
1 43 (86.00%) Cisco Certification
1 43 (86.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (84.00%) MCITP
3 2 (4.00%) MCP
3 2 (4.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.00%) XenApp
3 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 43 (86.00%) Microsoft
2 41 (82.00%) Cisco
3 40 (80.00%) Avaya
4 39 (78.00%) Apple
5 10 (20.00%) VMware
6 5 (10.00%) Wyse
6 5 (10.00%) Citrix
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