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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 188 181 183
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 54 61 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.75% 0.85% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.84% 3.20% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 34 49 66
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £21,000 £18,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £31,125 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.40% -4.61%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1900 1904 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.50% 26.52% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1582 1737
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 1 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 1 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 -2 37 £35,000 +21.73% 6
Cheshire -11 6 £62,500 +43.67% 2
Cumbria - 5 - -
Lancashire +1 3 £25,250 -43.88%
Merseyside -7 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 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 69 (53.08%) Windows
2 59 (45.38%) Android
3 52 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 46 (35.38%) MS Exchange
5 43 (33.08%) iPhone
6 41 (31.54%) Apple iOS
7 39 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 39 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 37 (28.46%) ITIL
9 34 (26.15%) Active Directory
10 32 (24.62%) Android Development
10 32 (24.62%) iOS Development
11 30 (23.08%) iPad
11 30 (23.08%) VPN
12 29 (22.31%) Citrix
12 29 (22.31%) Objective-C
12 29 (22.31%) Windows 7
13 27 (20.77%) Mobile App
13 27 (20.77%) Java
14 24 (18.46%) DNS
14 24 (18.46%) Lync
15 23 (17.69%) DHCP
16 22 (16.92%) HP
16 22 (16.92%) SQL
16 22 (16.92%) Finance
17 20 (15.38%) C++
18 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
18 19 (14.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 18 (13.85%) MS Office
20 17 (13.08%) Degree

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 46 (35.38%) MS Exchange
2 39 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (18.46%) Lync
4 19 (14.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 8 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (4.62%) IIS
9 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (2.31%) WordPress
10 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (2.31%) CMS
11 2 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.54%) Apache
12 1 (0.77%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (13.85%) MS Office
2 15 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) GitHub
2 1 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 30 (23.08%) VPN
3 24 (18.46%) DNS
4 23 (17.69%) DHCP
5 16 (12.31%) Unified Communications
6 15 (11.54%) MPLS
7 14 (10.77%) WAN
8 10 (7.69%) VLAN
9 9 (6.92%) Firewall
9 9 (6.92%) Structured Cabling
10 5 (3.85%) LAN
11 4 (3.08%) VoIP
12 3 (2.31%) SMTP
12 3 (2.31%) Broadband
12 3 (2.31%) SAN
13 2 (1.54%) Internet
13 2 (1.54%) H.323
13 2 (1.54%) PBX
13 2 (1.54%) PSTN
14 1 (0.77%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.85%) MySQL
3 2 (1.54%) SQLite
3 2 (1.54%) OLAP
3 2 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Selenium
1 3 (2.31%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.54%) NUnit
3 1 (0.77%) Subversion
3 1 (0.77%) PhoneGap
3 1 (0.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 22 (16.92%) Finance
2 5 (3.85%) Marketing
2 5 (3.85%) Banking
3 3 (2.31%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.31%) Games
3 3 (2.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.54%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.77%) Law
5 1 (0.77%) Legal
5 1 (0.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (32.31%) Developer
2 32 (24.62%) Mobile Developer
3 22 (16.92%) Analyst
4 17 (13.08%) iOS Developer
5 12 (9.23%) Desktop Support
5 12 (9.23%) Support Engineer
6 11 (8.46%) Android Developer
7 10 (7.69%) Team Leader
8 9 (6.92%) Graduate
8 9 (6.92%) Graduate Developer
9 8 (6.15%) Service Manager
10 7 (5.38%) Support Analyst
10 7 (5.38%) Test Analyst
11 6 (4.62%) iPhone Developer
11 6 (4.62%) Messaging Engineer
11 6 (4.62%) Exchange Engineer
11 6 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (3.85%) Service Analyst
12 5 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.00%) HTML
1 13 (10.00%) CSS
2 7 (5.38%) Cocoa
2 7 (5.38%) Cocoa Touch
2 7 (5.38%) UIKit
3 6 (4.62%) Web Services
4 4 (3.08%) HTML5
5 3 (2.31%) .NET
5 3 (2.31%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.31%) jQuery
5 3 (2.31%) Xamarin.iOS
5 3 (2.31%) CSS3
6 2 (1.54%) Sencha Touch
6 2 (1.54%) RESTful
6 2 (1.54%) XML
6 2 (1.54%) J2ME
7 1 (0.77%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 43 (33.08%) iPhone
2 30 (23.08%) iPad
3 27 (20.77%) Mobile App
4 11 (8.46%) Thin Client
4 11 (8.46%) Fat Client
5 8 (6.15%) PKI
6 7 (5.38%) Smartphone
7 5 (3.85%) Clustering
7 5 (3.85%) Social Media
8 4 (3.08%) CMDB
9 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.31%) Xbox
10 2 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (1.54%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (1.54%) EPoS
10 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.77%) Chip and PIN
11 1 (0.77%) IVR
11 1 (0.77%) SecurID
11 1 (0.77%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 69 (53.08%) Windows
2 59 (45.38%) Android
3 41 (31.54%) Apple iOS
4 29 (22.31%) Windows 7
5 16 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (10.77%) Windows XP
7 11 (8.46%) Windows Phone
8 9 (6.92%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (5.38%) Windows Phone 8
10 4 (3.08%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.54%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.54%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.54%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.46%) ITIL
2 32 (24.62%) Android Development
2 32 (24.62%) iOS Development
3 15 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 14 (10.77%) Problem Management
5 13 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 9 (6.92%) Scrum
7 8 (6.15%) OO
7 8 (6.15%) Service Management
8 7 (5.38%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.38%) OOP
9 6 (4.62%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.85%) Change Management
10 5 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (3.85%) Project Planning
10 5 (3.85%) Data Analysis
10 5 (3.85%) Capacity Management
11 4 (3.08%) Change Control
11 4 (3.08%) Test Strategy
12 3 (2.31%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.31%) Objective-C
2 27 (20.77%) Java
3 22 (16.92%) SQL
4 20 (15.38%) C++
5 11 (8.46%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.62%) C#
7 5 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.77%) Python
8 1 (0.77%) C
8 1 (0.77%) Perl
8 1 (0.77%) VB
8 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.77%) PHP5
8 1 (0.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (13.08%) Degree
3 9 (6.92%) MCP
3 9 (6.92%) MCSE
4 7 (5.38%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (5.38%) MCITP
5 6 (4.62%) MCDST
5 6 (4.62%) MCSA
5 6 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.85%) HND
6 5 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.85%) MCTS
7 3 (2.31%) ISEB
8 1 (0.77%) HNC
8 1 (0.77%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.77%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.31%) SLA
2 2 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.77%) QA
3 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (26.15%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.46%) UAG
3 9 (6.92%) XenApp
4 8 (6.15%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.08%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (2.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.31%) XenServer
6 3 (2.31%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.77%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.77%) Xen
7 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (4.62%) SCCM
2 5 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.31%) MOM
3 3 (2.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.31%) SCOM
3 3 (2.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (2.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.54%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.77%) DameWare
5 1 (0.77%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (22.31%) Citrix
3 22 (16.92%) HP
4 16 (12.31%) Cisco
5 15 (11.54%) Symbian
6 12 (9.23%) Apple
7 10 (7.69%) Dell
8 6 (4.62%) Reuters
8 6 (4.62%) Bloomberg
9 5 (3.85%) Symantec
9 5 (3.85%) SolarWinds
9 5 (3.85%) Facebook
10 4 (3.08%) Mitel
10 4 (3.08%) VMware
11 3 (2.31%) Oracle
11 3 (2.31%) Sony
11 3 (2.31%) Sage
11 3 (2.31%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.31%) Xamarin
12 2 (1.54%) Sencha
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