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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 68 30 63
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +33
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 6 36 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.99% 6.38% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.51% 23.84% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 3
Average salary £31,500 £47,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.68% +106.52%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -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
171 151 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 28.31% 26.77% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 153 109 171
Average salary £38,750 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.97% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,556
% change year-on-year
- +3.74%

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 24 November 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (54.55%) VoIP
5 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (45.45%) MCSE
5 5 (45.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) MS Office
6 4 (36.36%) MCP
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco
6 4 (36.36%) CCNA
6 4 (36.36%) Nortel
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (36.36%) Symposium
6 4 (36.36%) Nortel Meridian
7 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
7 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) Android
7 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) WAN
7 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 3 (27.27%) LAN

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (45.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) VoIP
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Symposium
3 4 (36.36%) Nortel Meridian
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
6 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (9.09%) DNS
6 1 (9.09%) SAN
6 1 (9.09%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Telephony Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) iPhone
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Android
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) MCSE
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) MCP
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (9.09%) CCA
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) Nortel
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Symantec
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Apple
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Sophos
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Lotus