The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 52 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.66% 0.22% 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.97% 0.74% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £33,450
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Blackberry
Merseyside

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

Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
152 136 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 33.19% 29.50% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 132 117 147
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Liverpool

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Thin Client
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (75.00%) VPN
2 9 (75.00%) HP
2 9 (75.00%) VLAN
2 9 (75.00%) Fat Client
2 9 (75.00%) iPhone
2 9 (75.00%) Structured Cabling
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) Problem Management
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (41.67%) SLA
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) CMDB
6 3 (25.00%) MCDST
6 3 (25.00%) Sage
6 3 (25.00%) Reuters
6 3 (25.00%) Bloomberg
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) WAN
1 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (75.00%) VPN
1 9 (75.00%) VLAN
1 9 (75.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Desktop Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Thin Client
1 9 (75.00%) Fat Client
1 9 (75.00%) iPhone
2 3 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSA
1 3 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (25.00%) MCDST
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Sage
3 3 (25.00%) Reuters
3 3 (25.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle