The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 138 125 113
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 9 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% 0.52% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 1.47% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 22
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
Blackberry
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
782 819 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.39% 35.39% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 521 543 614
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Reading

Blackberry
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Reading

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
3 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
5 10 (35.71%) SQL
6 9 (32.14%) Citrix
6 9 (32.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (28.57%) McAfee
7 8 (28.57%) VMware
7 8 (28.57%) Retail
7 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (25.00%) Android
8 7 (25.00%) EPoS
8 7 (25.00%) MS Office
9 6 (21.43%) Finance
9 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
9 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
10 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
10 5 (17.86%) Office 365
10 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (17.86%) Service Management
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (17.86%) Internet
11 4 (14.29%) Terminal Services

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (32.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (10.71%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (7.14%) IBM Notes
7 2 (7.14%) Lync
8 1 (3.57%) Site Server
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Internet
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) VPN
3 3 (10.71%) SMTP
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) DHCP
4 2 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security
5 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (28.57%) Retail
2 6 (21.43%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Service Manager
1 8 (28.57%) Service Desk Manager
1 8 (28.57%) IT Services Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 4 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Wintel Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) IT Support
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) EPoS
2 4 (14.29%) Clustering
3 3 (10.71%) iPhone
3 3 (10.71%) BYOD
4 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.00%) Android
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Phone
5 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
6 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.57%) Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Service Management
2 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.71%) Change Control
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Email Management
4 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.71%) MCP
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
5 1 (3.57%) MOS
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) ISEB
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (14.29%) Terminal Services
5 3 (10.71%) XenApp
5 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
2 3 (10.71%) ARCserve
2 3 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.57%) SCOM
4 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Citrix
3 8 (28.57%) McAfee
3 8 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (14.29%) HP
4 4 (14.29%) Dell
4 4 (14.29%) Symantec
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) Lotus
6 2 (7.14%) Apple
6 2 (7.14%) LANDesk
7 1 (3.57%) IronPort
7 1 (3.57%) Juniper