The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 145 135 117
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 37 25 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.98% 0.93% 1.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.40% 2.89% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 36
Average salary £22,000 £28,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -0.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,650 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £31,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,200 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -0.92%
Blackberry
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1088 864 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 28.89% 31.98% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 791 703 722
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Leeds

Blackberry
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Leeds

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 57 (72.15%) Windows
2 54 (68.35%) Microsoft
3 36 (45.57%) MS Exchange
4 35 (44.30%) Active Directory
5 32 (40.51%) MS Excel
6 30 (37.97%) Windows 7
7 29 (36.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (36.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (31.65%) VPN
8 25 (31.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 24 (30.38%) Lync
10 23 (29.11%) Load Balancing
10 23 (29.11%) DNS
10 23 (29.11%) Unified Communications
11 20 (25.32%) Internet
11 20 (25.32%) LAN
11 20 (25.32%) WAN
12 19 (24.05%) DHCP
12 19 (24.05%) TCP/IP
12 19 (24.05%) MPLS
13 16 (20.25%) ITIL
13 16 (20.25%) MS Office
14 15 (18.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (16.46%) Android
16 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (16.46%) MCSE
17 10 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (12.66%) UAG
17 10 (12.66%) Apple iOS

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 36 (45.57%) MS Exchange
2 25 (31.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (30.38%) Lync
4 15 (18.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (7.59%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (40.51%) MS Excel
2 16 (20.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.65%) VPN
2 23 (29.11%) DNS
2 23 (29.11%) Unified Communications
3 20 (25.32%) Internet
3 20 (25.32%) LAN
3 20 (25.32%) WAN
4 19 (24.05%) DHCP
4 19 (24.05%) TCP/IP
4 19 (24.05%) MPLS
5 6 (7.59%) SAN
5 6 (7.59%) H.323
5 6 (7.59%) SMTP
5 6 (7.59%) PBX
5 6 (7.59%) PSTN
5 6 (7.59%) Firewall
6 5 (6.33%) FTP
7 4 (5.06%) DMZ
8 3 (3.80%) VoIP
9 2 (2.53%) NAS
10 1 (1.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
1 8 (10.13%) Subversion
2 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.53%) Xcode
General
1 4 (5.06%) Legal
2 1 (1.27%) Marketing
2 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Analyst
2 24 (30.38%) Support Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) Service Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) IT Support Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) IT Support
5 9 (11.39%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (10.13%) Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Team Leader
7 7 (8.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Messaging Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Exchange Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Systems Manager
10 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (5.06%) Communications Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) Communications Manager
11 3 (3.80%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) HTML
1 9 (11.39%) PhoneGap
2 8 (10.13%) HTML5
2 8 (10.13%) OpenGL
2 8 (10.13%) jQuery
3 6 (7.59%) Sencha Touch
3 6 (7.59%) J2ME
3 6 (7.59%) Ext JS
4 5 (6.33%) Web Services
5 3 (3.80%) CSS
5 3 (3.80%) CSS3
6 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.53%) iOS SDK
6 2 (2.53%) REST
6 2 (2.53%) SOAP
6 2 (2.53%) XML
6 2 (2.53%) JSON
7 1 (1.27%) Ajax
7 1 (1.27%) Middleware
7 1 (1.27%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.66%) PKI
3 9 (11.39%) User Experience
4 8 (10.13%) Mobile App
4 8 (10.13%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (8.86%) CMDB
6 6 (7.59%) Clustering
7 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
7 5 (6.33%) iPhone
8 4 (5.06%) Social Media
8 4 (5.06%) IVR
9 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 57 (72.15%) Windows
2 30 (37.97%) Windows 7
3 29 (36.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (36.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (16.46%) Android
5 10 (12.66%) Apple iOS
6 7 (8.86%) Windows XP
7 6 (7.59%) Linux
8 5 (6.33%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (5.06%) Windows 8
9 4 (5.06%) Windows 2000
9 4 (5.06%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) Load Balancing
2 16 (20.25%) ITIL
3 9 (11.39%) Change Management
4 8 (10.13%) Memory Management
4 8 (10.13%) Data Modelling
4 8 (10.13%) OO
4 8 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.13%) Multithreading
5 7 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (7.59%) Android Development
6 6 (7.59%) ITSM
7 5 (6.33%) Service Management
8 4 (5.06%) DevOps
8 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.06%) Project Management
8 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.06%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.06%) Supplier Management
8 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.80%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.13%) PHP
2 8 (10.13%) Java
3 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (16.46%) MCSE
2 9 (11.39%) MCITP
3 5 (6.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.06%) CCNA
4 4 (5.06%) MCSA
4 4 (5.06%) MCTS
4 4 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.27%) Degree
5 1 (1.27%) ISEB
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 35 (44.30%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.66%) UAG
3 9 (11.39%) XenApp
4 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.53%) WSUS
3 1 (1.27%) SCCM
3 1 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (68.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) VMware
3 9 (11.39%) Symantec
3 9 (11.39%) Citrix
4 7 (8.86%) CheckPoint
5 6 (7.59%) Sencha
5 6 (7.59%) NetApp
5 6 (7.59%) Siemens
5 6 (7.59%) Polycom
5 6 (7.59%) Mitel
6 5 (6.33%) Apple
7 4 (5.06%) Cisco
7 4 (5.06%) HP
8 2 (2.53%) Kaspersky
8 2 (2.53%) CommVault
9 1 (1.27%) Avaya
9 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow