The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 60 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 6 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.01% 0.98% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 2.54% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Average salary £23,500 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -32.85%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-10.44% +8.06%
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 Slough region.

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
174 236 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 29.19% 38.63% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 132 193 231
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% -1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Slough

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 8 (100.00%) MS Office
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) iPad
3 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (50.00%) Lync
3 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (50.00%) Bomgar
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 4 (50.00%) Dell KACE
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (50.00%) Line Management
3 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (50.00%) DameWare
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (50.00%) iPhone
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Dell
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 4 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (25.00%) Deskside Support
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) iPad
2 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) DameWare
1 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Juniper
1 4 (50.00%) Apple
1 4 (50.00%) McAfee
1 4 (50.00%) Bomgar
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 4 (50.00%) Dell KACE
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco