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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 137 125 129
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 5 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.54% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 1.48% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 11
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,250 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.80%
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
833 881 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 37.35% 36.75% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 572 544 668
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 August 2015.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Reading

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (33.33%) Citrix
7 5 (33.33%) Android
8 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) Change Control
8 4 (26.67%) Office 365
8 4 (26.67%) Terminal Services
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (26.67%) MCP
8 4 (26.67%) HP
8 4 (26.67%) Dell
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
8 4 (26.67%) Clustering
8 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
8 4 (26.67%) ARCserve

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (13.33%) Lync
6 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
6 2 (13.33%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (6.67%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SMTP
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Service Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Manager
1 4 (26.67%) IT Services Manager
2 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Architect
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) EPoS
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Android
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (26.67%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
2 2 (13.33%) Email Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Service Management
2 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) MCP
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MOS
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) Terminal Services
3 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) ARCserve
1 4 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
2 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) Dell
4 4 (26.67%) Symantec
4 4 (26.67%) McAfee
5 2 (13.33%) LANDesk
5 2 (13.33%) Lotus
5 2 (13.33%) Apple
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco