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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 50 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.54% 0.50% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.19% 1.31% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £30,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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 Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
167 229 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.62% 38.04% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 130 183 167
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Merseyside

Blackberry
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Blackberry
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Bootle - 5 £30,000 -
Liverpool +9 2 £20,750 -60.47%
Blackberry
North West

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) SCCM
4 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
4 8 (53.33%) Patch Management
4 8 (53.33%) MSI
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (40.00%) MS Office
6 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (20.00%) XenApp
7 3 (20.00%) Logistics
7 3 (20.00%) LAN
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
8 2 (13.33%) DNS
8 2 (13.33%) DHCP
8 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 2 (13.33%) Finance
8 2 (13.33%) MCDST
8 2 (13.33%) MCITP
9 1 (6.67%) Mitel
9 1 (6.67%) Asset Management

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.67%) WorkSite
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) ADSL
3 1 (6.67%) Broadband
3 1 (6.67%) Intranet
3 1 (6.67%) Extranet
3 1 (6.67%) 3G
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MSI
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (6.67%) French Language
2 1 (6.67%) German Language
2 1 (6.67%) Italian Language
2 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Patch Management
2 3 (20.00%) Logistics
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCDST
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Mitel
3 1 (6.67%) Altiris
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya