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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 52 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 7 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.42% - 3.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.73% - 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 16
Average salary £24,500 - £34,750
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
148 203 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 30.02% 31.87% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 128 186 203
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £55,000
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
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 22 December 2014. 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 £24,500 -
Blackberry
North West

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) ITIL
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) MS Office
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) MCITP
7 2 (20.00%) SCCM
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (20.00%) MCDST
7 2 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Document Management
7 2 (20.00%) Reuters
7 2 (20.00%) Bloomberg
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) MCSA
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) VoIP

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Document Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) MCITP
2 2 (20.00%) MCDST
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCPD
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Reuters
3 2 (20.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) HP