The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 131 170 147
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -23
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 50 21 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.45% 0.58% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 1.53% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 36
Average salary £41,250 £26,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £30,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -17.91%
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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1450 1373 1447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.97% 37.97% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1107 1157
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Manchester

Blackberry
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Manchester

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 84 (82.35%) Windows
2 58 (56.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 54 (52.94%) Windows 7
4 50 (49.02%) MS Office
5 49 (48.04%) Finance
6 47 (46.08%) Legal
7 45 (44.12%) Law
8 43 (42.16%) Citrix
9 40 (39.22%) Microsoft
10 39 (38.24%) MS Excel
11 32 (31.37%) ITIL
12 31 (30.39%) Android
13 30 (29.41%) Active Directory
14 28 (27.45%) Microsoft Certification
15 27 (26.47%) Apple iOS
16 25 (24.51%) Management Information System
17 24 (23.53%) MS Exchange
18 23 (22.55%) Terminal Server
19 22 (21.57%) SLA
20 20 (19.61%) VPN
20 20 (19.61%) Web Services
20 20 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
20 20 (19.61%) Ticket Management
21 19 (18.63%) TCP/IP
21 19 (18.63%) ITIL Certification
22 18 (17.65%) Banking
23 17 (16.67%) Service Management
24 16 (15.69%) AppSense
24 16 (15.69%) Document Management
24 16 (15.69%) Windows Server

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 58 (56.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 24 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 20 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (8.82%) CMS
5 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.98%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 50 (49.02%) MS Office
2 39 (38.24%) MS Excel
3 8 (7.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.61%) VPN
2 19 (18.63%) TCP/IP
3 13 (12.75%) Wireless
4 12 (11.76%) Network Security
5 7 (6.86%) DNS
6 6 (5.88%) DHCP
7 4 (3.92%) Firewall
8 1 (0.98%) LAN
8 1 (0.98%) Skype
8 1 (0.98%) VoIP
8 1 (0.98%) WAN
8 1 (0.98%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.75%) SQL Server
General
1 49 (48.04%) Finance
2 47 (46.08%) Legal
3 45 (44.12%) Law
4 18 (17.65%) Banking
5 13 (12.75%) German Language
6 1 (0.98%) French Language
Job Titles
1 54 (52.94%) Analyst
2 31 (30.39%) Service Analyst
3 30 (29.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 20 (19.61%) Senior Analyst
4 20 (19.61%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 19 (18.63%) Support Analyst
6 14 (13.73%) 1st Line Support
7 12 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 12 (11.76%) Penetration Tester
7 12 (11.76%) Tester
8 11 (10.78%) Applications Tester
8 11 (10.78%) Mobile Tester
8 11 (10.78%) Security Penetration Tester
8 11 (10.78%) Security Tester
9 9 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (8.82%) Applications Engineer
9 9 (8.82%) Support Engineer
10 8 (7.84%) Android Developer
10 8 (7.84%) IT Support
10 8 (7.84%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.61%) Web Services
2 8 (7.84%) J2ME
2 8 (7.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.51%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.80%) Mobile App
3 9 (8.82%) iPad
4 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (7.84%) iPhone
4 8 (7.84%) User Experience
5 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.98%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.98%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.98%) Handset
6 1 (0.98%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.98%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 84 (82.35%) Windows
2 54 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 31 (30.39%) Android
4 27 (26.47%) Apple iOS
5 16 (15.69%) Windows Server
6 14 (13.73%) Windows Mobile
7 12 (11.76%) Unix
8 9 (8.82%) Windows Phone
9 8 (7.84%) Windows 8
10 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (4.90%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.96%) BlackBerry OS
12 2 (1.96%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.98%) Linux
13 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) ITIL
2 20 (19.61%) Ticket Management
3 17 (16.67%) Service Management
4 16 (15.69%) Document Management
5 14 (13.73%) SDLC
6 13 (12.75%) Time Management
7 12 (11.76%) Compliance Audit
7 12 (11.76%) Information Security
7 12 (11.76%) Network Design
7 12 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
7 12 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
7 12 (11.76%) Security Architecture
7 12 (11.76%) Security Management
7 12 (11.76%) Security Testing
7 12 (11.76%) Server Hardening
7 12 (11.76%) Social Engineering
7 12 (11.76%) Software Audit
8 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.84%) PowerShell
1 8 (7.84%) VBScript
2 2 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (27.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (18.63%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (13.73%) MCSA
3 14 (13.73%) MOS
4 13 (12.75%) Degree
5 8 (7.84%) MCT
6 7 (6.86%) MCDST
7 5 (4.90%) MCP
7 5 (4.90%) MCSE
8 4 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (2.94%) CCAA
9 3 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.57%) SLA
2 12 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 12 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 23 (22.55%) Terminal Server
3 8 (7.84%) XenApp
4 4 (3.92%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.94%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.98%) NDS
6 1 (0.98%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (10.78%) SCCM
2 7 (6.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.98%) DameWare
5 1 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.98%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 43 (42.16%) Citrix
2 40 (39.22%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.69%) AppSense
4 12 (11.76%) Interwoven
5 11 (10.78%) Symantec
6 9 (8.82%) iManage
6 9 (8.82%) VMware
7 8 (7.84%) Proofpoint
7 8 (7.84%) Symbian
8 3 (2.94%) Altiris
8 3 (2.94%) Hummingbird
8 3 (2.94%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.96%) Apple
9 2 (1.96%) NetIQ
9 2 (1.96%) Veritas
10 1 (0.98%) Avaya
10 1 (0.98%) Cisco
10 1 (0.98%) HP
10 1 (0.98%) Juniper
10 1 (0.98%) NetApp