The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 45 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.59% 1.18% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.30% 2.76% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £22,500 £37,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.59% -25.50%
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 Middlesex region.

Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
87 145 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.51% 42.90% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 72 84 144
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Middlesex

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (83.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) MCITP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) MobileIron
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) HP SIM
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Firmware
4 2 (33.33%) ARCserve
4 2 (33.33%) ZENworks
4 2 (33.33%) GroupWise
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Novell eDirectory
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) SUSE
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) FTP
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (83.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) GroupWise
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (33.33%) FTP
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (33.33%) NetWare
2 2 (33.33%) SUSE
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MCP
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Novell eDirectory
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) ARCserve
1 2 (33.33%) ZENworks
1 2 (33.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) MobileIron
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Novell
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Business Objects