The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 68 70 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 11 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.54% 0.30% 3.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 0.98% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 19
Average salary £22,000 £20,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -48.12%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £31,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -6.06%
Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
143 205 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 20.00% 31.25% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 118 170 109
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Blackberry
West Midlands

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Blackberry
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent +11 11 £22,000 +2.32%
Blackberry
West Midlands

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 20 (90.91%) Citrix
3 18 (81.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (63.64%) Windows XP
4 14 (63.64%) Windows 8
5 10 (45.45%) LAN
5 10 (45.45%) WAN
5 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 10 (45.45%) DNS
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco
7 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 8 (36.36%) MS Office
7 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
7 8 (36.36%) Apple
8 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL
10 3 (13.64%) Lync
10 3 (13.64%) XenApp
10 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
11 2 (9.09%) MobileIron
11 2 (9.09%) PABX
11 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (9.09%) MCP
11 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
11 2 (9.09%) CCNA
11 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
11 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (4.55%) Service Management

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 18 (81.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (13.64%) Lync
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
1 8 (36.36%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) LAN
1 10 (45.45%) WAN
1 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (9.09%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (31.82%) Help Desk Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) IT Support
4 6 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Service Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (9.09%) IT Support Specialist
8 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
9 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
9 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows XP
2 14 (63.64%) Windows 8
3 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
3 1 (4.55%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) MCP
1 2 (9.09%) CCNA
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) XenApp
2 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Citrix
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) Apple
4 2 (9.09%) MobileIron