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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 53 60
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 0 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.79% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.42% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 5
Average salary - £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,450 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.92% -0.15%
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
274 226 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 36.83% 40.36% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 209 194 227
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel Meridian
1 1 (100.00%) assyst
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel Meridian
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris