The first table below looks at the demand for Blackberry Enterprise Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry Enterprise Server over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
Rank 120 121 103
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 3 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.69% 1.97% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
434 406 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.56% 19.83% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 391 360 324
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Blackberry Enterprise Server
West Midlands

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Blackberry Enterprise Server Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server across the Birmingham region.

Blackberry Enterprise Server Salary Trend in Birmingham

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 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 Enterprise Server.

1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (90.00%) MS Exchange
3 18 (90.00%) Blackberry
4 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (75.00%) MCP
5 15 (75.00%) VMware
6 13 (65.00%) SCCM
6 13 (65.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (65.00%) Terminal Services
6 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
8 11 (55.00%) WAN
8 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
8 11 (55.00%) VPN
8 11 (55.00%) Cisco
9 10 (50.00%) Windows XP
9 10 (50.00%) Internet
9 10 (50.00%) ADSL
9 10 (50.00%) Intel
9 10 (50.00%) Windows 7
10 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
11 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (40.00%) Symantec
11 8 (40.00%) Clustering
11 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2000

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 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 Enterprise Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) WAN
1 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (55.00%) VPN
2 10 (50.00%) Internet
2 10 (50.00%) ADSL
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Support Analyst
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) Wintel Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Wintel Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Blackberry
2 8 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 10 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) VBScript
1 3 (15.00%) VB
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) MCP
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) MCSE
4 3 (15.00%) MCTS
4 3 (15.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (65.00%) Terminal Services
4 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (15.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (15.00%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (15.00%) UAG
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) SCCM
1 13 (65.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (25.00%) ARCserve
3 3 (15.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (15.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (15.00%) MOM
3 3 (15.00%) SCOM
3 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco
4 10 (50.00%) Intel
5 8 (40.00%) Symantec
6 5 (25.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) HP