The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 44 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.14% 0.35% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 1.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £23,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
Blackberry
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
87 87 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 33.08% 30.53% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 77 41 42
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £28,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Solihull

Blackberry
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Mobile
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Computing
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Finnish Language
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Norwegian Language
2 1 (25.00%) Swedish Language
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finnish Language
1 1 (25.00%) German Language
1 1 (25.00%) Norwegian Language
1 1 (25.00%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Mobile
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards