The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 78 63
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 0 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.22% 3.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.94% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 26
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,400 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -0.30%
Blackberry
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
384 340 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 45.18% 41.41% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 348 326 298
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Southampton

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Websense
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) FCoE
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Websense
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (50.00%) IronPort
1 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (50.00%) F5