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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 63 24 63
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +39
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 4 38 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.68% 7.68% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.28% 26.03% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 3
Average salary £31,500 £50,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.00% +117.39%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,200 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -0.92%
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
122 146 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.64% 29.49% 41.44%
Number of salaries quoted 106 99 203
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,725
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 October 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
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) MCSE
4 4 (44.44%) Android
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Symposium
5 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) VoIP
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) MCP
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) Nortel
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Apple
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Nortel Meridian
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Lync
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) Symposium
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Nortel Meridian
3 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Android
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
1 1 (11.11%) VB
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
3 3 (33.33%) MCP
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (11.11%) MCSA
4 1 (11.11%) CCA
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
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%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Nortel
2 3 (33.33%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Lotus
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos