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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 71 61 39
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 1 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.13% 1.01% 3.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 4.05% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 12
Average salary £27,000 £30,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
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
265 148 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 35.24% 24.83% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 237 127 198
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft