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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 53 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.67% 0.84% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.84% 2.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £28,000 £24,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.69%
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
186 140 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.44% 29.54% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 130 128 173
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,798 £22,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016. 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 +5 9 £28,000 +14.28%
Blackberry
North West

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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%) Active Directory
1 15 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 14 (93.33%) Citrix
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
4 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (73.33%) Finance
4 11 (73.33%) iPad
4 11 (73.33%) Banking
5 10 (66.67%) MS Office
6 8 (53.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (53.33%) Windows 8
7 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
7 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (46.67%) ITIL V3
7 7 (46.67%) iPhone
7 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (46.67%) Degree
7 7 (46.67%) Wealth Management
7 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (46.67%) MCDST
7 7 (46.67%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (46.67%) Symantec
7 7 (46.67%) Remedy
7 7 (46.67%) Intel Security
7 7 (46.67%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (46.67%) Service Management
7 7 (46.67%) ITIL
7 7 (46.67%) SQL

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (53.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
General
1 11 (73.33%) Banking
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Service Desk Support
2 10 (66.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Banking Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Senior IT Support
3 7 (46.67%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Senior Support Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Desktop Support
4 4 (26.67%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (6.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) iPad
2 7 (46.67%) iPhone
2 7 (46.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 8
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL V3
1 7 (46.67%) Service Management
1 7 (46.67%) Wealth Management
2 3 (20.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Intel Security
3 7 (46.67%) Remedy
3 7 (46.67%) Symantec
4 4 (26.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Altiris
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Mitel