Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 107 87
Rank change year-on-year +11 -20 +15
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 10 22 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.76% 1.28% 2.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.03% 3.64% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 61
Kent median annual salary £26,500 £22,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.78% -40.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £21,725 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £31,800 £43,250 £43,750
South East median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - -7.69%

Blackberry is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 493 605 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 37.29% 35.26% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 402 509 687
Kent median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +3.90% -6.10%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,950 £23,350
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £54,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Blackberry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in Kent

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Blackberry in Kent

Blackberry
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Kent region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 8 £26,500 -
Maidstone - 2 £22,250 -
Blackberry
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Blackberry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (80.00%) Patch Management
3 8 (80.00%) SCCM
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (70.00%) Office 365
4 7 (70.00%) DSL
4 7 (70.00%) MPLS
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco
4 7 (70.00%) WAN
5 6 (60.00%) Skype for Business
5 6 (60.00%) Skype
6 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) Internet

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (60.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) DSL
2 7 (70.00%) MPLS
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Skype
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Field Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) IT Support
3 5 (50.00%) IT Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) Analyst
6 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) VMware