The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 62 62
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 0 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.81% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.90% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 7
Average salary - £40,350 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +52.26%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £34,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-20.28% +9.52%
Blackberry
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
214 245 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 38.56% 36.90% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 183 197 240
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,360 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Somerset

Blackberry
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory