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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 119 101 127
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +26
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 6 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.31% 0.94% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 3.24% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 10
Average salary £62,500 £44,250 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.24% +101.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £24,250 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
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
527 463 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.19% 29.10% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 408 369 446
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Blackberry
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 3 £62,500 -
Runcorn - 1 - -
Blackberry
North West

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) Android
3 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
5 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) Reuters
5 2 (18.18%) Bloomberg
5 2 (18.18%) Cognizant

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Lync
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) Broadband
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacker
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) EPoS Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Support
3 1 (9.09%) BlackBerry Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) EPoS
1 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
1 2 (18.18%) iPhone
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile Computing
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Android
2 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
1 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
1 2 (18.18%) Test Management
1 2 (18.18%) V-Model
1 2 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
1 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
2 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Reuters
2 2 (18.18%) Bloomberg
2 2 (18.18%) Cognizant
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) Sophos
3 1 (9.09%) IronPort
3 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
3 1 (9.09%) Trend Micro
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper