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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 83 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 2 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.26% 0.67% 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 1.65% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 9
Average salary £31,500 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.62% -27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
256 363 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.64% 40.38% 45.74%
Number of salaries quoted 227 312 358
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Websense
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) FCoE
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Server Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) IronPort
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Websense