The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 32 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 26 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.62% 0.36% 1.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% 1.49% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +15.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £33,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -6.15%
Blackberry
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Miscellaneous Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
130 67 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.08% 23.93% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 94 59 112
Average salary £30,625 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.43% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,135 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,970 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
1 28 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 26 (92.86%) NetApp
2 26 (92.86%) SharePoint
2 26 (92.86%) MS Exchange
2 26 (92.86%) Lync
3 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 23 (82.14%) EMC
5 19 (67.86%) SAN
5 19 (67.86%) Firewall
5 19 (67.86%) Replication
6 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 14 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
7 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (42.86%) PowerShell
8 12 (42.86%) MCSE
8 12 (42.86%) VBScript
9 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (35.71%) MCSA
11 9 (32.14%) ITIL
12 8 (28.57%) MCP
12 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
12 8 (28.57%) NAS
13 4 (14.29%) Finance
13 4 (14.29%) MCTS
13 4 (14.29%) MCITP

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 28 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 26 (92.86%) SharePoint
2 26 (92.86%) MS Exchange
2 26 (92.86%) Lync
3 14 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
4 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) SAN
1 19 (67.86%) Firewall
2 8 (28.57%) NAS
3 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 7 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Messaging Specialist
2 4 (14.29%) Support Specialist
2 4 (14.29%) Technical Leader
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Specialist
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) NOC Manager
2 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Network Operations Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Specialist
2 4 (14.29%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Network Support
3 2 (7.14%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) iPhone
2 1 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Android
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 4 (14.29%) Matrix Management
2 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 4 (14.29%) People Management
3 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) VBScript
1 12 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (42.86%) MCSE
3 10 (35.71%) MCSA
4 8 (28.57%) MCP
5 4 (14.29%) MCTS
5 4 (14.29%) MCITP
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (7.14%) MCDST
System Software
1 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) XenApp
2 2 (7.14%) XenServer
2 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) NetApp
2 23 (82.14%) EMC
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) LANDesk