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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 99 87 95
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 19 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.09% 1.47% 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.68% 4.53% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 16
Average salary £27,000 £35,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.94% +31.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,575 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £77,500 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +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
517 530 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.73% 32.48% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 418 465 355
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,075 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
3 25 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 18 (51.43%) User Experience
5 15 (42.86%) Law
5 15 (42.86%) SCCM
6 14 (40.00%) Time Management
6 14 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
8 12 (34.29%) Legal
9 9 (25.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (22.86%) Citrix
10 8 (22.86%) MS Office
10 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (17.14%) Cisco
11 6 (17.14%) Finance
11 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
12 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
12 5 (14.29%) Android
12 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
12 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
12 5 (14.29%) VMware
12 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
12 5 (14.29%) WAN

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) WorkSite
6 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.86%) Lync
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.71%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) WAN
2 4 (11.43%) LAN
3 3 (8.57%) MPLS
3 3 (8.57%) DSL
4 2 (5.71%) Firewall
4 2 (5.71%) DHCP
4 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) 3G
5 1 (2.86%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.86%) VLAN
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Ant
1 4 (11.43%) JIRA
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 15 (42.86%) Law
2 12 (34.29%) Legal
3 6 (17.14%) Finance
4 4 (11.43%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 15 (42.86%) Team Leader
2 15 (42.86%) Desktop Support
2 15 (42.86%) Support Team Leader
3 14 (40.00%) Desktop Team Leader
3 14 (40.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 7 (20.00%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Applications Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Applications Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
1 4 (11.43%) CSS
1 4 (11.43%) XML
1 4 (11.43%) Ajax
1 4 (11.43%) JSON
1 4 (11.43%) Silverlight
1 4 (11.43%) jQuery
1 4 (11.43%) HTML5
1 4 (11.43%) PhoneGap
1 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) User Experience
2 4 (11.43%) N-Tier
2 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.57%) Clustering
4 2 (5.71%) iPad
4 2 (5.71%) iPhone
5 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.86%) Statistics
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 5 (14.29%) Android
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 14 (40.00%) Time Management
2 4 (11.43%) Scrum
2 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (11.43%) MVC
2 4 (11.43%) OOP
2 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
2 4 (11.43%) SOA
2 4 (11.43%) Android Development
2 4 (11.43%) iOS Development
2 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.71%) Document Management
4 2 (5.71%) Change Control
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Java
1 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
1 4 (11.43%) ActionScript
1 4 (11.43%) Objective-C
1 4 (11.43%) ActionScript 3.0
2 3 (8.57%) VBScript
2 3 (8.57%) VB
3 2 (5.71%) C
3 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) MCP
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) MOS
4 1 (2.86%) MCDST
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) CCA
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.86%) XenApp
6 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) SCCM
2 4 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
3 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
3 3 (8.57%) ARCserve
4 2 (5.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Citrix
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco
4 5 (14.29%) VMware
5 4 (11.43%) Apple
5 4 (11.43%) Symantec
5 4 (11.43%) Sencha
5 4 (11.43%) Appcelerator
6 3 (8.57%) LANDesk
7 2 (5.71%) Interwoven
7 2 (5.71%) Adobe
7 2 (5.71%) HP
7 2 (5.71%) Dell
8 1 (2.86%) Avaya
8 1 (2.86%) Juniper
8 1 (2.86%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.86%) Veeam
8 1 (2.86%) McAfee
8 1 (2.86%) Toshiba
Birmingham
Explore Group
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Pension, BUPA
Posted: 6 days ago