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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 207 212 194
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 53 47 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.79% 0.63% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.19% 1.90% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 40
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £24,850 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
2421 2479 2232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.11% 33.21% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1924 1902 1814
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
Manchester +16 41 £32,500 +12.06% 2
Cheshire +7 11 £37,500 -40.00% 1
Merseyside +19 6 £30,000 -42.85%
Lancashire +6 3 £27,500 +10.00%
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 72 (90.00%) Windows
2 44 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 41 (51.25%) Windows 7
4 36 (45.00%) Active Directory
5 33 (41.25%) MS Office
6 25 (31.25%) iPhone
7 24 (30.00%) Citrix
8 21 (26.25%) Android
8 21 (26.25%) iPad
9 20 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 20 (25.00%) SCCM
10 19 (23.75%) Apple iOS
11 18 (22.50%) Legal
11 18 (22.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (21.25%) Mobile App
12 17 (21.25%) Windows Phone
13 15 (18.75%) Patch Management
13 15 (18.75%) J2ME
13 15 (18.75%) Symbian
13 15 (18.75%) UML
13 15 (18.75%) Finance
13 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (18.75%) Document Management
13 15 (18.75%) Use Case
13 15 (18.75%) Windows Mobile
14 13 (16.25%) Security Cleared
14 13 (16.25%) ITIL
14 13 (16.25%) WAN
14 13 (16.25%) DHCP

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 20 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (22.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.75%) CMS
5 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.25%) WorkSite
Applications
1 33 (41.25%) MS Office
2 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.25%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.25%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.25%) LAN
1 13 (16.25%) WAN
1 13 (16.25%) DHCP
1 13 (16.25%) DNS
2 10 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.75%) Firewall
4 6 (7.50%) VPN
4 6 (7.50%) VLAN
4 6 (7.50%) Wireshark
5 4 (5.00%) SAN
6 3 (3.75%) MPLS
6 3 (3.75%) DSL
6 3 (3.75%) Extranet
7 2 (2.50%) Broadband
7 2 (2.50%) ISDN
7 2 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.50%) NAS
7 2 (2.50%) WebEx
8 1 (1.25%) ADSL
8 1 (1.25%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) MSI
2 1 (1.25%) Subversion
2 1 (1.25%) JIRA
2 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (22.50%) Legal
2 15 (18.75%) Finance
3 11 (13.75%) Law
4 3 (3.75%) German Language
5 1 (1.25%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Publishing
5 1 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (1.25%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (1.25%) French Language
5 1 (1.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (31.25%) Analyst
2 15 (18.75%) Service Analyst
3 14 (17.50%) Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Mobile Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 9 (11.25%) Support Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) IT Support
6 8 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
9 4 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.00%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Support Technician
9 4 (5.00%) Network Support
10 3 (3.75%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.75%) J2ME
2 10 (12.50%) REST
3 5 (6.25%) Web Services
3 5 (6.25%) RESTful
4 2 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.25%) iPhone
2 21 (26.25%) iPad
3 17 (21.25%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.50%) User Experience
4 6 (7.50%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.00%) Smartphone
5 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.50%) Handset
7 2 (2.50%) Clustering
7 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 72 (90.00%) Windows
2 41 (51.25%) Windows 7
3 21 (26.25%) Android
4 19 (23.75%) Apple iOS
5 17 (21.25%) Windows Phone
6 15 (18.75%) Windows Mobile
7 10 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (5.00%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.50%) UNIX
11 2 (2.50%) NetWare
11 2 (2.50%) AIX
11 2 (2.50%) Solaris
11 2 (2.50%) Linux
12 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.75%) UML
1 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (18.75%) Document Management
1 15 (18.75%) Use Case
1 15 (18.75%) Patch Management
2 13 (16.25%) Android Development
2 13 (16.25%) iOS Development
2 13 (16.25%) ITIL
3 11 (13.75%) Software Engineering
4 10 (12.50%) Scrum
4 10 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 10 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 10 (12.50%) Market Research
4 10 (12.50%) SDLC
4 10 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (8.75%) Service Management
6 6 (7.50%) Change Control
7 4 (5.00%) Software Deployment
7 4 (5.00%) Workflow
8 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.75%) C++
2 10 (12.50%) Java
2 10 (12.50%) C#
3 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.00%) VBScript
5 2 (2.50%) SQL
6 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (16.25%) Security Cleared
3 12 (15.00%) MCDST
4 6 (7.50%) CCENT
5 5 (6.25%) MCITP
5 5 (6.25%) Degree
6 4 (5.00%) MCTS
6 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (5.00%) MCSA
7 2 (2.50%) MOS
7 2 (2.50%) MCP
8 1 (1.25%) MCSE
8 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.50%) Terminal Server
3 5 (6.25%) XenApp
4 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.50%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.25%) Firmware
6 1 (1.25%) vSphere
6 1 (1.25%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 20 (25.00%) SCCM
2 4 (5.00%) WSUS
3 2 (2.50%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 44 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (30.00%) Citrix
3 15 (18.75%) Symbian
4 8 (10.00%) Cisco
4 8 (10.00%) VMware
5 7 (8.75%) Apple
6 6 (7.50%) Interwoven
7 4 (5.00%) EMC
8 3 (3.75%) Adobe
8 3 (3.75%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.50%) webMethods
9 2 (2.50%) Sun
9 2 (2.50%) Oracle
9 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.50%) SOTI
10 1 (1.25%) Avaya
10 1 (1.25%) Symantec
10 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.25%) AppSense
10 1 (1.25%) Mitel
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