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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
South East / Kent
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 84 72
Rank change year-on-year +13 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 6 2 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.91% 0.21% 2.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.52% 0.54% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 30
Median salary £26,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.64% +41.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £42,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £42,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,250 £35,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -19.28% +20.68%  

Blackberry is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 238 370 430
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 36.12% 38.95% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 196 307 360
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £63,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Blackberry as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 5 £26,500 -
Rochester - 1 - -
Blackberry
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (95.83%) Windows Server
3 20 (83.33%) Firewall
4 19 (79.17%) VMware
4 19 (79.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (79.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (75.00%) Mac OS
5 18 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (75.00%) SLA
5 18 (75.00%) Citrix
5 18 (75.00%) Internet
5 18 (75.00%) E-Commerce
6 14 (58.33%) Cisco
6 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (45.83%) Wireless
7 11 (45.83%) Backup Exec
7 11 (45.83%) VPN
7 11 (45.83%) Windows XP
8 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
8 10 (41.67%) Windows 8
8 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (41.67%) VLAN
9 9 (37.50%) WatchGuard
9 9 (37.50%) iSCSI
9 9 (37.50%) Kaspersky
9 9 (37.50%) vSphere
9 9 (37.50%) Veeam
9 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012

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 24 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (79.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
6 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 18 (75.00%) Internet
3 11 (45.83%) VPN
3 11 (45.83%) Wireless
4 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 10 (41.67%) VLAN
5 9 (37.50%) iSCSI
5 9 (37.50%) SAN
6 4 (16.67%) DSL
6 4 (16.67%) LAN
6 4 (16.67%) MPLS
6 4 (16.67%) WAN
7 3 (12.50%) Skype
8 1 (4.17%) 802.11
8 1 (4.17%) DHCP
8 1 (4.17%) DMZ
8 1 (4.17%) IMAP
8 1 (4.17%) SMTP
8 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
8 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Support Engineer
2 18 (75.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 18 (75.00%) Active Directory Support
2 18 (75.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 18 (75.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 18 (75.00%) Exchange Support
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Engineer
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) 1st Line Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (37.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 9 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Server Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Server Support
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.17%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) CCTV
2 1 (4.17%) iPhone
2 1 (4.17%) PDA
2 1 (4.17%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (95.83%) Windows Server
3 18 (75.00%) Mac OS
4 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (45.83%) Windows XP
6 10 (41.67%) Windows 8
7 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (4.17%) Android
10 1 (4.17%) Linux
10 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
10 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
10 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
2 9 (37.50%) Migration
2 9 (37.50%) Server Building
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) ERP
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (79.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (37.50%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Backup Exec
2 9 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) VMware
2 18 (75.00%) Citrix
3 14 (58.33%) Cisco
4 9 (37.50%) Kaspersky
4 9 (37.50%) McAfee
4 9 (37.50%) Symantec
4 9 (37.50%) Veeam
4 9 (37.50%) WatchGuard
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) Apple
7 1 (4.17%) Adobe
7 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.17%) Draytek
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) Intel
7 1 (4.17%) Mitel
7 1 (4.17%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.17%) Sophos