The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 51 58
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 0.80% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.86% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £48,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Blackberry
Northamptonshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
152 105 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 22.55% 28.00% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 133 102 119
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,550 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,100 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Northampton

Blackberry
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft