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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 32 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 8 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.95% 1.80% 10.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.00% 4.13% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 19
Average salary £23,750 £23,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -42.50%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £31,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.35%
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
80 121 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 29.52% 43.53% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 62 86 69
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
1 18 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 12 (66.67%) DNS
2 12 (66.67%) LAN
2 12 (66.67%) WAN
2 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 12 (66.67%) Apple
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (33.33%) XenApp
4 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 6 (33.33%) MS Office
4 6 (33.33%) Lync
5 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
6 4 (22.22%) Avaya
7 3 (16.67%) Cisco
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (5.56%) Service Management
8 1 (5.56%) ITSM
8 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (5.56%) VPN
8 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
8 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 18 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) LAN
1 12 (66.67%) WAN
1 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 12 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) IT Support
3 4 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Service Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITSM
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) XenApp
2 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (66.67%) Apple
3 4 (22.22%) Avaya
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco