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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 81 82 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 19 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.89% 1.17% 1.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.79% 4.26% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 13
Average salary £52,500 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £22,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £25,075 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
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
280 305 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.83% 27.50% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 233 243 168
Average salary £41,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 August 2014.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Kent

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (88.57%) MCSE
2 31 (88.57%) CCNA
2 31 (88.57%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (88.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (85.71%) MCITP
4 29 (82.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 29 (82.86%) MS Exchange
5 28 (80.00%) Cisco
6 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
6 27 (77.14%) Firewall
7 26 (74.29%) Avaya
7 26 (74.29%) Mac OS X
7 26 (74.29%) Exchange Server 2000
7 26 (74.29%) Windows 2000 Server
8 25 (71.43%) Problem Management
8 25 (71.43%) Apple
9 24 (68.57%) MS Office
9 24 (68.57%) Windows 8
10 6 (17.14%) VMware
10 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 4 (11.43%) LAN
12 4 (11.43%) WAN
12 4 (11.43%) MCP
12 4 (11.43%) A+ Certification
12 4 (11.43%) Wireless
12 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
13 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
13 3 (8.57%) Project Management

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 29 (82.86%) MS Exchange
1 29 (82.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 26 (74.29%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (5.71%) Lync
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (68.57%) MS Office
2 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) Wireless
2 4 (11.43%) LAN
2 4 (11.43%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) ADSL
3 2 (5.71%) Broadband
3 2 (5.71%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Consultant
2 11 (31.43%) Support Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (11.43%) Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Technical Architect
6 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) IT Support
7 3 (8.57%) Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.86%) XML
1 1 (2.86%) Spring
1 1 (2.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
1 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Mac OS X
2 26 (74.29%) Windows 2000 Server
3 24 (68.57%) Windows 8
4 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) Android
7 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Problem Management
2 3 (8.57%) Project Management
3 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL
4 1 (2.86%) OOP
4 1 (2.86%) OO
4 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.86%) Web Development
4 1 (2.86%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C#
1 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (88.57%) MCSE
1 31 (88.57%) CCNA
1 31 (88.57%) Cisco Certification
1 31 (88.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (85.71%) MCITP
3 4 (11.43%) MCP
3 4 (11.43%) A+ Certification
4 2 (5.71%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Cisco
2 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
3 26 (74.29%) Avaya
4 25 (71.43%) Apple
5 6 (17.14%) VMware
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) Wyse
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) McAfee
7 1 (2.86%) Sun
7 1 (2.86%) HP
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