The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 134 137
Rank change year-on-year +29 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 1 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.080% 0.26% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.65% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 14
Median salary £22,500 £22,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -46.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -3.22% +6.89%  

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 449 773 858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 36.06% 39.52% 35.34%
Number of salaries quoted 321 660 558
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Blackberry in Reading

Blackberry
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware