The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 66 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.56% 0.84% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% 2.50% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £22,000 £25,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.72% -43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,250 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.80%
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 Lancashire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
156 160 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.10% 33.61% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 133 125 112
Average salary £37,750 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.94% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Lancashire

Blackberry
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Blackpool - 3 £22,000 -
Blackberry
North West

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (50.00%) iPhone
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) DSL
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) DSL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco