The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 18 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 177 175 189
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 79 80 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.10% 1.09% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.27% 4.00% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 59 73 38
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £80,000 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -8.57%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1849 2000 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.74% 27.25% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1662 1496
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Blackberry
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in the North West

Blackberry
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in the North West

Blackberry
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +17 50 £30,000 -4.88% 9
Cheshire -6 13 £37,000 -53.75% 1
Merseyside -8 12 £33,750 +35.00%
Lancashire -2 3 £25,500 -21.53%
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 89 (62.68%) Windows
2 66 (46.48%) Microsoft
3 54 (38.03%) MS Exchange
4 50 (35.21%) Android
5 49 (34.51%) Active Directory
6 47 (33.10%) ITIL
7 45 (31.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 36 (25.35%) iPhone
9 34 (23.94%) Windows 7
9 34 (23.94%) Finance
10 31 (21.83%) VPN
10 31 (21.83%) Citrix
10 31 (21.83%) Apple iOS
10 31 (21.83%) Android Development
11 30 (21.13%) iOS Development
11 30 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2010
12 29 (20.42%) Windows XP
12 29 (20.42%) Problem Management
12 29 (20.42%) Incident Management
13 27 (19.01%) Windows Server 2008
13 27 (19.01%) Windows Server 2003
14 26 (18.31%) HP
15 25 (17.61%) TCP/IP
16 24 (16.90%) Mobile App
16 24 (16.90%) Java
17 22 (15.49%) iPad
18 21 (14.79%) MS Office
18 21 (14.79%) MS Excel
18 21 (14.79%) Exchange Server 2007
19 20 (14.08%) WAN

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 54 (38.03%) MS Exchange
2 45 (31.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 30 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (14.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (7.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (7.75%) IIS
6 10 (7.04%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2000
8 6 (4.23%) Lync
9 4 (2.82%) Apache
9 4 (2.82%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (2.11%) WordPress
10 3 (2.11%) CMS
11 1 (0.70%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (14.79%) MS Office
1 21 (14.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) Office 365
1 4 (2.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.83%) VPN
2 25 (17.61%) TCP/IP
3 20 (14.08%) WAN
4 19 (13.38%) DNS
5 15 (10.56%) DHCP
6 10 (7.04%) VLAN
7 9 (6.34%) LAN
7 9 (6.34%) Structured Cabling
8 6 (4.23%) SMTP
8 6 (4.23%) Firewall
9 5 (3.52%) Wireless
9 5 (3.52%) Unified Communications
10 4 (2.82%) VoIP
11 3 (2.11%) MPLS
11 3 (2.11%) Broadband
12 2 (1.41%) SAN
12 2 (1.41%) Internet
12 2 (1.41%) 3G
12 2 (1.41%) NAS
13 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.52%) Big Data
3 3 (2.11%) MySQL
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (2.82%) PhoneGap
1 4 (2.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 4 (2.82%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.82%) Subversion
2 2 (1.41%) Xcode
3 1 (0.70%) Firebug
3 1 (0.70%) Selenium
3 1 (0.70%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.70%) Robotium
General
1 34 (23.94%) Finance
2 6 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.11%) Banking
3 3 (2.11%) Retail
3 3 (2.11%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.11%) Games
4 1 (0.70%) Law
4 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (22.54%) Developer
2 25 (17.61%) Analyst
2 25 (17.61%) Mobile Developer
3 15 (10.56%) Desktop Support
4 13 (9.15%) iOS Developer
4 13 (9.15%) Support Analyst
5 12 (8.45%) Technical Support
5 12 (8.45%) Support Engineer
5 12 (8.45%) Service Manager
5 12 (8.45%) Android Developer
6 10 (7.04%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (6.34%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (6.34%) Service Analyst
8 8 (5.63%) Graduate
8 8 (5.63%) Team Leader
8 8 (5.63%) Graduate Developer
9 7 (4.93%) Messaging Engineer
10 6 (4.23%) Desktop Team Leader
10 6 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 6 (4.23%) Desktop Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.63%) Web Services
2 7 (4.93%) CSS
2 7 (4.93%) HTML
2 7 (4.93%) HTML5
3 6 (4.23%) .NET
4 5 (3.52%) RESTful
4 5 (3.52%) J2ME
5 4 (2.82%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.11%) jQuery
6 3 (2.11%) Application Packaging
6 3 (2.11%) CSS3
7 2 (1.41%) Xamarin.iOS
8 1 (0.70%) MIDP
8 1 (0.70%) Series 60
8 1 (0.70%) Java EE
8 1 (0.70%) COM
8 1 (0.70%) Android SDK
8 1 (0.70%) iPhone SDK
8 1 (0.70%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.35%) iPhone
2 24 (16.90%) Mobile App
3 22 (15.49%) iPad
4 11 (7.75%) Fat Client
4 11 (7.75%) Thin Client
5 10 (7.04%) Smartphone
6 8 (5.63%) Clustering
7 5 (3.52%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (2.11%) IVR
8 3 (2.11%) CMDB
8 3 (2.11%) Xbox
9 1 (0.70%) SecurID
9 1 (0.70%) PKI
9 1 (0.70%) Statistics
9 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.70%) EPoS
9 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 89 (62.68%) Windows
2 50 (35.21%) Android
3 34 (23.94%) Windows 7
4 31 (21.83%) Apple iOS
5 29 (20.42%) Windows XP
6 27 (19.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (19.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (8.45%) Windows Mobile
8 9 (6.34%) Windows Phone
9 8 (5.63%) Mac OS
10 6 (4.23%) Windows 2000
11 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (2.11%) Windows Vista
12 3 (2.11%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.41%) Linux
14 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.70%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.10%) ITIL
2 31 (21.83%) Android Development
3 30 (21.13%) iOS Development
4 29 (20.42%) Problem Management
4 29 (20.42%) Incident Management
5 15 (10.56%) Change Management
6 14 (9.86%) Strategic Planning
6 14 (9.86%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (5.63%) Change Control
8 7 (4.93%) Scrum
8 7 (4.93%) Service Management
8 7 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (4.23%) Migration
10 5 (3.52%) Supplier Management
10 5 (3.52%) TDD
10 5 (3.52%) Web Development
10 5 (3.52%) Market Research
10 5 (3.52%) Use Case
10 5 (3.52%) ITSM
10 5 (3.52%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.90%) Java
2 19 (13.38%) C++
3 14 (9.86%) SQL
3 14 (9.86%) Objective-C
4 7 (4.93%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.82%) C#
6 3 (2.11%) Perl
6 3 (2.11%) PHP
7 2 (1.41%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.70%) Ruby
8 1 (0.70%) PHP5
8 1 (0.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.04%) MCP
2 10 (7.04%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (6.34%) MCSE
4 5 (3.52%) MCTS
4 5 (3.52%) MCITP
4 5 (3.52%) HNC
5 4 (2.82%) HND
5 4 (2.82%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.82%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.11%) MCDST
7 2 (1.41%) MCSA
8 1 (0.70%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.70%) Degree
8 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.70%) CCNA
8 1 (0.70%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (34.51%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.75%) XenApp
3 10 (7.04%) Hyper-V
3 10 (7.04%) XenDesktop
4 7 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (3.52%) UAG
6 4 (2.82%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (2.11%) XenServer
8 2 (1.41%) Postfix
9 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.70%) Xen
9 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.70%) vSphere
9 1 (0.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (4.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 6 (4.23%) SCCM
2 4 (2.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (2.82%) MOM
2 4 (2.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (2.82%) MAILsweeper
2 4 (2.82%) SCOM
3 3 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.41%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 66 (46.48%) Microsoft
2 31 (21.83%) Citrix
3 26 (18.31%) HP
4 19 (13.38%) Cisco
5 17 (11.97%) Symbian
6 9 (6.34%) VMware
7 8 (5.63%) Apple
7 8 (5.63%) Symantec
7 8 (5.63%) Mitel
8 7 (4.93%) Avaya
9 6 (4.23%) Dell
10 5 (3.52%) IronPort
10 5 (3.52%) LANDesk
10 5 (3.52%) Oracle
11 4 (2.82%) Xamarin
11 4 (2.82%) Reuters
11 4 (2.82%) Bloomberg
11 4 (2.82%) Sophos
12 3 (2.11%) Trend Micro
12 3 (2.11%) Sage
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