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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 69 60 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 3 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.45% 1.38% 2.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% 4.60% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 12
Average salary £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.51% -6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
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
240 174 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 36.09% 30.10% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 158 139 192
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 24 December 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Back Office
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) iPad
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) NAS

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Deskside Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell