The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 115 113 113
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 17 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.84% 0.60% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.67% 1.67% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 18
Average salary £37,500 £31,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% +2.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,975 £21,025
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,250 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.80%
Blackberry
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
636 718 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.36% 36.06% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 501 596 678
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,950 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Birmingham

Blackberry
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Blackberry 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.

1 27 (79.41%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
3 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
3 19 (55.88%) MS Exchange
4 18 (52.94%) Citrix
4 18 (52.94%) Windows 7
5 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (35.29%) MS Office
6 11 (32.35%) Windows XP
6 11 (32.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (32.35%) Law
7 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
7 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (29.41%) Android
8 9 (26.47%) Apple iOS
8 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2000
9 8 (23.53%) VPN
10 7 (20.59%) Apple
10 7 (20.59%) Problem Management
10 7 (20.59%) MobileIron
10 7 (20.59%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.65%) SCCM
11 6 (17.65%) WorkSite
11 6 (17.65%) LANDesk
11 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (17.65%) Document Management
11 6 (17.65%) 3G
11 6 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Blackberry 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (55.88%) MS Exchange
2 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2000
5 6 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (17.65%) WorkSite
6 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.94%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Office
2 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
3 3 (8.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) VPN
2 6 (17.65%) 3G
2 6 (17.65%) Firewall
3 5 (14.71%) Wireless
4 4 (11.76%) DNS
5 2 (5.88%) WAN
5 2 (5.88%) DHCP
5 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.88%) Junos
6 1 (2.94%) LAN
6 1 (2.94%) SAN
6 1 (2.94%) VLAN
6 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MS Access
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Xcode
1 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
1 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.94%) eggPlant
General
1 11 (32.35%) Law
2 6 (17.65%) Legal
3 4 (11.76%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.94%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (29.41%) Desktop Support
3 9 (26.47%) Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Service Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Team Leader
6 5 (14.71%) Support Team Leader
6 5 (14.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 5 (14.71%) Desktop Team Leader
6 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.88%) Support Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.88%) Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) User Experience
2 5 (14.71%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (11.76%) Clustering
4 2 (5.88%) SecurID
4 2 (5.88%) BYOD
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Statistics
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) iPhone
5 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 11 (32.35%) Windows XP
4 10 (29.41%) Android
5 9 (26.47%) Apple iOS
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 2000
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
9 2 (5.88%) BlackBerry OS
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
3 7 (20.59%) Problem Management
3 7 (20.59%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (17.65%) Document Management
5 5 (14.71%) Time Management
5 5 (14.71%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) Change Control
7 3 (8.82%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
7 3 (8.82%) Server Building
8 2 (5.88%) Workflow
8 2 (5.88%) Coaching
8 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.94%) BDD
9 1 (2.94%) Migration
9 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.94%) Change Management
9 1 (2.94%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) C
1 4 (11.76%) VBScript
1 4 (11.76%) VB
2 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) MCP
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) CCNP
3 2 (5.88%) CCNA
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (8.82%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.94%) XenApp
6 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) SCCM
2 5 (14.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 4 (11.76%) ARCserve
4 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 18 (52.94%) Citrix
3 7 (20.59%) Apple
3 7 (20.59%) MobileIron
4 6 (17.65%) Cisco
4 6 (17.65%) VMware
4 6 (17.65%) LANDesk
4 6 (17.65%) Interwoven
5 5 (14.71%) Symantec
6 3 (8.82%) Adobe
7 2 (5.88%) Acronis
8 1 (2.94%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.94%) Veeam
8 1 (2.94%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) Juniper
8 1 (2.94%) NetApp
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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