The 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 199 186 166
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -20
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 53 52 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.71% 0.76% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.80% 2.88% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 31 45 79
Average salary £29,000 £31,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.20% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1891 1807 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.42% 26.38% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1470 1492 1655
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Manchester -9 37 £29,000 +7.40% 4
Cheshire -18 6 £62,500 +41.24%
Cumbria - 5 - - 2
Merseyside +10 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Lancashire -6 2 £25,000 -44.44%
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 67 (54.03%) Windows
2 61 (49.19%) Android
3 50 (40.32%) Microsoft
4 47 (37.90%) MS Exchange
5 45 (36.29%) Apple iOS
6 43 (34.68%) iPhone
7 41 (33.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 38 (30.65%) TCP/IP
9 36 (29.03%) Android Development
10 33 (26.61%) iOS Development
11 32 (25.81%) ITIL
12 31 (25.00%) Active Directory
13 30 (24.19%) Objective-C
13 30 (24.19%) Mobile App
14 28 (22.58%) VPN
14 28 (22.58%) iPad
15 26 (20.97%) Lync
16 25 (20.16%) Windows 7
16 25 (20.16%) Java
17 23 (18.55%) SQL
17 23 (18.55%) Citrix
18 22 (17.74%) Finance
19 21 (16.94%) DNS
19 21 (16.94%) Degree
20 20 (16.13%) DHCP
21 19 (15.32%) HP
21 19 (15.32%) C++
22 18 (14.52%) Symbian
23 16 (12.90%) Unified Communications
23 16 (12.90%) Windows Phone

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 47 (37.90%) MS Exchange
2 41 (33.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (20.97%) Lync
4 15 (12.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (9.68%) SharePoint
6 8 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.42%) IIS
10 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (12.10%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (30.65%) TCP/IP
2 28 (22.58%) VPN
3 21 (16.94%) DNS
4 20 (16.13%) DHCP
5 16 (12.90%) Unified Communications
6 15 (12.10%) MPLS
7 11 (8.87%) WAN
8 10 (8.06%) Firewall
8 10 (8.06%) VLAN
9 9 (7.26%) Structured Cabling
10 6 (4.84%) VoIP
11 4 (3.23%) SMTP
11 4 (3.23%) SAN
12 2 (1.61%) Internet
12 2 (1.61%) LAN
12 2 (1.61%) PBX
12 2 (1.61%) PSTN
12 2 (1.61%) H.323
13 1 (0.81%) Wireless
13 1 (0.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.03%) SQLite
3 2 (1.61%) OLAP
3 2 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.61%) MySQL
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.03%) NUnit
1 5 (4.03%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.42%) Selenium
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (17.74%) Finance
2 5 (4.03%) Banking
2 5 (4.03%) Marketing
3 3 (2.42%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.42%) Retail
4 2 (1.61%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (34.68%) Developer
2 37 (29.84%) Mobile Developer
3 19 (15.32%) Analyst
4 17 (13.71%) iOS Developer
5 11 (8.87%) Android Developer
6 9 (7.26%) Test Analyst
6 9 (7.26%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.26%) Team Leader
7 8 (6.45%) Service Manager
7 8 (6.45%) Graduate
7 8 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Desktop Support
9 6 (4.84%) iPhone Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Software Test Analyst
9 6 (4.84%) Exchange Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Messaging Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.03%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.23%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.68%) HTML
1 12 (9.68%) CSS
2 10 (8.06%) Cocoa
2 10 (8.06%) Cocoa Touch
2 10 (8.06%) UIKit
3 6 (4.84%) Web Services
4 5 (4.03%) .NET
4 5 (4.03%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.03%) RESTful
4 5 (4.03%) Xamarin.iOS
4 5 (4.03%) J2ME
5 2 (1.61%) Sencha Touch
5 2 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (34.68%) iPhone
2 30 (24.19%) Mobile App
3 28 (22.58%) iPad
4 11 (8.87%) Fat Client
4 11 (8.87%) Thin Client
5 8 (6.45%) PKI
6 5 (4.03%) Smartphone
6 5 (4.03%) Social Media
7 4 (3.23%) Clustering
7 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.23%) CMDB
8 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.61%) EPoS
8 2 (1.61%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.61%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.81%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 67 (54.03%) Windows
2 61 (49.19%) Android
3 45 (36.29%) Apple iOS
4 25 (20.16%) Windows 7
5 16 (12.90%) Windows Phone
5 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (8.87%) Windows XP
8 10 (8.06%) Windows Phone 8
9 9 (7.26%) Windows Mobile
10 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.42%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.61%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.61%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.61%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.03%) Android Development
2 33 (26.61%) iOS Development
3 32 (25.81%) ITIL
4 15 (12.10%) Load Balancing
5 12 (9.68%) Problem Management
6 10 (8.06%) OOP
6 10 (8.06%) OO
7 9 (7.26%) Scrum
8 8 (6.45%) Incident Management
8 8 (6.45%) Service Management
9 6 (4.84%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.03%) Change Management
10 5 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.03%) TDD
10 5 (4.03%) Project Planning
10 5 (4.03%) Use Case
10 5 (4.03%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.03%) UML
10 5 (4.03%) MVVM
10 5 (4.03%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.19%) Objective-C
2 25 (20.16%) Java
3 23 (18.55%) SQL
4 19 (15.32%) C++
5 10 (8.06%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.45%) C#
7 2 (1.61%) PHP
7 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.81%) VB
8 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (16.94%) Degree
2 15 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (8.06%) MCSE
4 6 (4.84%) MCSA
4 6 (4.84%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.84%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.03%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (4.03%) MCP
5 5 (4.03%) MCITP
6 4 (3.23%) ISEB
6 4 (3.23%) HND
6 4 (3.23%) MCTS
7 3 (2.42%) MCDST
7 3 (2.42%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.61%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.81%) HNC
9 1 (0.81%) CCNA
9 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.10%) SLA
2 2 (1.61%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.06%) UAG
3 4 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.42%) XenApp
4 3 (2.42%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.81%) Xen
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) SCCM
1 5 (4.03%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.61%) SCOM
2 2 (1.61%) MOM
2 2 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (1.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.81%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (0.81%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.81%) DameWare
3 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (40.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (18.55%) Citrix
3 19 (15.32%) HP
4 18 (14.52%) Symbian
5 14 (11.29%) Cisco
6 9 (7.26%) Apple
7 8 (6.45%) Dell
8 6 (4.84%) Reuters
8 6 (4.84%) Bloomberg
8 6 (4.84%) Symantec
8 6 (4.84%) VMware
9 5 (4.03%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.03%) Facebook
9 5 (4.03%) Xamarin
10 4 (3.23%) Mitel
11 3 (2.42%) Oracle
11 3 (2.42%) Sage
12 2 (1.61%) Cognizant
12 2 (1.61%) NetApp
12 2 (1.61%) Siemens
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