The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 47 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 26 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.82% 0.18% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.44% 0.68% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 7
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 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -6.15%
Blackberry
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
249 148 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 36.56% 26.24% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 186 106 162
Average salary £31,500 £42,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.44% +20.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £25,000
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 the North East

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Blackberry
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in the North East

Blackberry
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Tyne and Wear +11 26 £32,500 -2.98%
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (96.55%) Windows
1 28 (96.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 27 (93.10%) MS Exchange
3 26 (89.66%) SharePoint
3 26 (89.66%) NetApp
3 26 (89.66%) Lync
4 25 (86.21%) Active Directory
5 23 (79.31%) EMC
6 19 (65.52%) SAN
6 19 (65.52%) Firewall
6 19 (65.52%) Replication
7 18 (62.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
9 14 (48.28%) Office Communications Server
9 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (41.38%) PowerShell
10 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (41.38%) MCSE
10 12 (41.38%) VBScript
11 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (34.48%) MCSA
13 9 (31.03%) ITIL
14 8 (27.59%) MCP
14 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
14 8 (27.59%) NAS
15 5 (17.24%) Finance
16 4 (13.79%) People Management
16 4 (13.79%) Matrix Management

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (96.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 27 (93.10%) MS Exchange
3 26 (89.66%) Lync
3 26 (89.66%) SharePoint
4 14 (48.28%) Office Communications Server
5 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (6.90%) IIS
8 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) SAN
1 19 (65.52%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) NAS
3 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Support Engineer
1 7 (24.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (17.24%) Messaging Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) NOC Manager
3 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Leader
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Network Operations Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Operations Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Network Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Messaging Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Support Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (65.52%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Android
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
2 4 (13.79%) Matrix Management
2 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
2 4 (13.79%) People Management
3 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) VBScript
1 12 (41.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (41.38%) MCSE
3 10 (34.48%) MCSA
4 8 (27.59%) MCP
5 4 (13.79%) MCTS
5 4 (13.79%) MCITP
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (6.90%) MCDST
System Software
1 25 (86.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) XenApp
2 2 (6.90%) XenServer
2 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) NetApp
2 23 (79.31%) EMC
3 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) LANDesk