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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 122 101 92
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -9
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 6 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 1.35% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 3.92% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 13
Average salary £20,500 £26,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.64% -44.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £31,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.69%
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
726 613 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.55% 34.48% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 546 540 454
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 8 (61.54%) SCCM
4 7 (53.85%) LANDesk
4 7 (53.85%) Apple
4 7 (53.85%) MS Office
4 7 (53.85%) Windows
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) Document Management
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (30.77%) iManage
6 4 (30.77%) Email Filtering
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 3 (23.08%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Android
7 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Adobe
7 3 (23.08%) MS Project
7 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
7 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) VoIP
7 3 (23.08%) MS Access
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
8 2 (15.38%) SLA
8 2 (15.38%) Dell

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Project
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
1 3 (23.08%) VoIP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.69%) 3G
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MS Access
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Service Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) CMDB
2 1 (7.69%) BYOD
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Android
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Document Management
2 4 (30.77%) Email Filtering
2 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (23.08%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (7.69%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) Apple
3 7 (53.85%) LANDesk
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) iManage
5 3 (23.08%) Adobe
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) Dell
6 2 (15.38%) Toshiba
7 1 (7.69%) arcserve
7 1 (7.69%) Interwoven
7 1 (7.69%) Symantec
7 1 (7.69%) VMware