The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 32 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 8 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.86% 1.13% 9.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.31% 2.97% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 18
Average salary £23,750 £23,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -48.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £23,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Blackberry
Staffordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
65 101 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 23.21% 37.97% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 54 76 60
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Blackberry
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 22 (100.00%) Citrix
2 21 (95.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 14 (63.64%) Windows XP
3 14 (63.64%) Windows 8
4 13 (59.09%) LAN
4 13 (59.09%) WAN
4 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
4 13 (59.09%) DNS
5 11 (50.00%) Apple
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco
6 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 8 (36.36%) MS Office
7 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
8 6 (27.27%) XenApp
8 6 (27.27%) XenDesktop
8 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
8 6 (27.27%) Lync
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (18.18%) ITIL
11 1 (4.55%) Service Management
11 1 (4.55%) ITSM

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 21 (95.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (27.27%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Office
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) LAN
1 13 (59.09%) WAN
1 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
1 13 (59.09%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Support Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Help Desk Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) IT Support
4 6 (27.27%) Service Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
8 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows XP
2 14 (63.64%) Windows 8
3 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
3 1 (4.55%) ITSM
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) XenApp
2 6 (27.27%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (50.00%) Apple
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco