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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 50 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 8 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.65% 1.42% 2.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.62% 3.32% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 8
Average salary £29,750 £35,000 £28,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £43,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
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
173 271 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 35.60% 42.68% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 126 242 151
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Liverpool +7 5 £29,500 -15.71%
Bootle - 3 £30,000 -
Blackberry
North West

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (50.00%) DNS
5 7 (50.00%) MS Office
5 7 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (50.00%) DHCP
6 6 (42.86%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 3 (21.43%) MSI
8 3 (21.43%) LAN
8 3 (21.43%) Patch Management
8 3 (21.43%) SCCM
8 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 3 (21.43%) XenApp
9 2 (14.29%) Logistics
9 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (14.29%) MCDST
9 2 (14.29%) MCITP
9 2 (14.29%) Android
9 2 (14.29%) WAN
9 2 (14.29%) IIS
9 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 2 (14.29%) Sage
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 7 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) WorkSite
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.14%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DHCP
1 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.14%) ADSL
4 1 (7.14%) Broadband
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) Intranet
4 1 (7.14%) Extranet
4 1 (7.14%) 3G
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MSI
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (7.14%) French Language
2 1 (7.14%) German Language
2 1 (7.14%) Italian Language
2 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Desktop Support
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Patch Management
3 2 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Server Building
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCDST
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) XenServer
3 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Sage
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee
4 1 (7.14%) Mitel
4 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) HP