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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 106 127 113
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 26 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.06% 0.40% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.30% 1.29% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.07%
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
788 696 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.23% 30.71% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 486 551 584
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 17 September 2014.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Reading

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
3 19 (46.34%) MS Exchange
3 19 (46.34%) Android
4 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
4 18 (43.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 18 (43.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (39.02%) MCP
5 16 (39.02%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (39.02%) Clustering
5 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2000
5 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (39.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (39.02%) Hyper-V
5 16 (39.02%) Change Control
6 14 (34.15%) SQL
6 14 (34.15%) HTTP
6 14 (34.15%) Apple iOS
7 13 (31.71%) Citrix
7 13 (31.71%) VMware
7 13 (31.71%) VMware ESX
7 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (31.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
7 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (29.27%) XenApp
9 11 (26.83%) PHP
9 11 (26.83%) SQLite

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 19 (46.34%) MS Exchange
2 18 (43.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 18 (43.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2000
3 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (9.76%) GroupWise
5 4 (9.76%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (4.88%) Lync
7 1 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) HTTP
2 6 (14.63%) SMTP
2 6 (14.63%) VPN
2 6 (14.63%) DNS
2 6 (14.63%) Firewall
3 5 (12.20%) Wireless
4 4 (9.76%) IMAP
4 4 (9.76%) SSL
4 4 (9.76%) DMZ
4 4 (9.76%) Internet
4 4 (9.76%) WAN
4 4 (9.76%) FTP
4 4 (9.76%) LDAP
4 4 (9.76%) GPRS
4 4 (9.76%) LAN
5 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.88%) PBX
6 2 (4.88%) PSTN
6 2 (4.88%) DHCP
6 2 (4.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQLite
2 6 (14.63%) MySQL
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Subversion
1 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
1 6 (14.63%) PHPUnit
1 6 (14.63%) Hudson
1 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.20%) Xcode
3 1 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.44%) eggPlant
3 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Publishing
2 4 (9.76%) German Language
2 4 (9.76%) Spanish Language
3 3 (7.32%) Italian Language
3 3 (7.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Consultant
1 13 (31.71%) Wintel Consultant
2 11 (26.83%) Developer
3 6 (14.63%) PHP Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) iOS Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Mobility Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Change Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Wintel Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (2.44%) IT Support
7 1 (2.44%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) XML
1 10 (24.39%) HTML
1 10 (24.39%) JSON
2 6 (14.63%) jQuery
2 6 (14.63%) HTML5
2 6 (14.63%) Ajax
2 6 (14.63%) CSS
2 6 (14.63%) LAMP
3 5 (12.20%) iOS SDK
4 4 (9.76%) RESTful
4 4 (9.76%) Cocoa Touch
4 4 (9.76%) UIKit
4 4 (9.76%) Cocoa
4 4 (9.76%) Web Services
4 4 (9.76%) ODBC
5 1 (2.44%) J2ME
5 1 (2.44%) OLE
5 1 (2.44%) Android SDK
5 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Clustering
2 10 (24.39%) Mobile App
3 6 (14.63%) iPhone
4 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.88%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.44%) CMDB
6 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Android
3 14 (34.15%) Apple iOS
4 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
7 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (7.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Disaster Recovery
1 16 (39.02%) Change Control
2 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
4 6 (14.63%) OOP
5 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.76%) MVC
5 4 (9.76%) ITIL
5 4 (9.76%) Software Distribution
5 4 (9.76%) iOS Development
6 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 2 (4.88%) Project Management
8 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.44%) Change Management
8 1 (2.44%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
3 11 (26.83%) PHP
4 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.76%) Objective-C
6 3 (7.32%) C
6 3 (7.32%) VBScript
6 3 (7.32%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) R
7 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) MCP
2 13 (31.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
3 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
4 7 (17.07%) Degree
5 6 (14.63%) MCITP
5 6 (14.63%) MCSE
6 5 (12.20%) CCNA
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (9.76%) CCIE
7 4 (9.76%) CCNP
8 3 (7.32%) MCSA
9 2 (4.88%) A+ Certification
9 2 (4.88%) Security+ Certification
9 2 (4.88%) MCTS
10 1 (2.44%) ISEB
10 1 (2.44%) PMP
10 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
2 16 (39.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 16 (39.02%) Hyper-V
3 13 (31.71%) VMware ESX
3 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (29.27%) XenApp
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.44%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) ARCserve
1 5 (12.20%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (12.20%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) Citrix
2 13 (31.71%) VMware
3 6 (14.63%) Google
4 5 (12.20%) MobileIron
4 5 (12.20%) SOTI
4 5 (12.20%) Symantec
5 4 (9.76%) Apple
6 2 (4.88%) Siemens
6 2 (4.88%) Polycom
6 2 (4.88%) Mitel
7 1 (2.44%) SAP