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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 81 78 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 7 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.81% 1.10% 3.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.24% 2.65% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 24
Average salary £29,000 £39,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.11% +30.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £25,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,250 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
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
312 377 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.07% 41.29% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 276 335 327
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Southampton

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Phone
4 3 (42.86%) WAP
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Avaya
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Mitel
6 1 (14.29%) PDA
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
6 1 (14.29%) Siemens
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Field Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Field Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Phone
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCP
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) Siemens
3 1 (14.29%) VMware