The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 - 99 116
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 0 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 1.30% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.72% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 11
Average salary - £46,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -42.50%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.69%
Blackberry
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
596 592 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.39% 34.93% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 469 393 432
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Cheshire

Blackberry
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) IronPort
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Trend Micro
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) IronPort
1 1 (100.00%) Trend Micro