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

RIM Blackberry
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 129 141
Rank change year-on-year +21 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 2 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.58% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Median salary £40,500 £61,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.87% +61.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £55,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £67,125 £52,200
UK excluding London median salary £28,625 £36,125 £27,750
% change year-on-year -20.76% +30.18%  

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 519 687 886
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 40.33% 37.91% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 574 697 943
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £29,350 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £86,250 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry in Reading over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Blackberry in Reading

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

1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) IronPort
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP

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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Lync Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) IronPort
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) VMware