The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 66 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 3 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.46% 1.64% 1.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 4.93% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +50.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £80,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -4.61%
Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
197 203 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 30.40% 33.33% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 166 167 210
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Blackberry
North West

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 25 July 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 -1 3 £52,500 +10.52%
Blackberry
North West

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
3 11 (73.33%) Windows
4 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 9 (60.00%) HP
5 9 (60.00%) WAN
5 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (60.00%) VPN
5 9 (60.00%) Thin Client
5 9 (60.00%) VLAN
5 9 (60.00%) Fat Client
5 9 (60.00%) iPhone
5 9 (60.00%) Structured Cabling
6 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
6 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
6 8 (53.33%) SQL
7 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
8 6 (40.00%) MCDST
8 6 (40.00%) Citrix
8 6 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 5 (33.33%) SLA
9 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
10 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (26.67%) MCP
11 3 (20.00%) MCSA

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) WAN
1 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (60.00%) VPN
1 9 (60.00%) VLAN
1 9 (60.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Service Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Desktop Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Thin Client
1 9 (60.00%) Fat Client
1 9 (60.00%) iPhone
2 3 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) Wealth Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (40.00%) MCDST
2 4 (26.67%) MCP
3 3 (20.00%) MCSA
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
2 3 (20.00%) XenServer
2 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Sage
4 3 (20.00%) Reuters
4 3 (20.00%) Bloomberg
4 3 (20.00%) LANDesk
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle