The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 71 37 58
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +21
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 4 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.63% 4.68% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.97% 16.57% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 3
Average salary £30,750 £38,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.07% +65.21%
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -14.28%
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 Coventry region.

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
203 169 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 32.12% 28.26% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 179 113 126
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Coventry

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) VoIP
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) MCSE
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) CCNA
5 4 (44.44%) MCP
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) Symposium
5 4 (44.44%) Nortel Meridian
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) Nortel
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) Symantec
6 3 (33.33%) WAN
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (33.33%) LAN
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (55.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (11.11%) Lync
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) VoIP
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Symposium
3 4 (44.44%) Nortel Meridian
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Telephony Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Android
6 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCSE
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCP
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCA
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Nortel
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Symantec
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) EMC