The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 42 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 26 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.51% 0.28% 1.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.44% 1.28% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 9
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +15.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £33,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Blackberry
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
209 78 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.28% 22.03% 30.55%
Number of salaries quoted 161 56 169
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,125
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Blackberry
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 26 £32,500 -2.98%
Blackberry
North East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 26 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 26 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 26 (100.00%) NetApp
1 26 (100.00%) Lync
2 23 (88.46%) EMC
3 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
4 19 (73.08%) Firewall
4 19 (73.08%) Replication
4 19 (73.08%) SAN
5 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 14 (53.85%) Office Communications Server
6 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (46.15%) PowerShell
7 12 (46.15%) MCSE
7 12 (46.15%) VBScript
8 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (38.46%) MCSA
10 8 (30.77%) NAS
11 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
11 7 (26.92%) ITIL
12 6 (23.08%) MCP
13 4 (15.38%) Finance
13 4 (15.38%) Matrix Management
13 4 (15.38%) Performance Management

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 26 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 26 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 26 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 26 (100.00%) Lync
2 14 (53.85%) Office Communications Server
3 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) SAN
1 19 (73.08%) Firewall
2 8 (30.77%) NAS
3 2 (7.69%) DHCP
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Support Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Operations Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Network Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Messaging Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Messaging Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) NOC Manager
3 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Leader
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Network Operations Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Support
4 2 (7.69%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
2 4 (15.38%) Matrix Management
2 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
2 4 (15.38%) People Management
3 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) VBScript
1 12 (46.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (46.15%) MCSE
3 10 (38.46%) MCSA
4 6 (23.08%) MCP
5 4 (15.38%) MCTS
5 4 (15.38%) MCITP
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) NetApp
2 23 (88.46%) EMC
3 14 (53.85%) Microsoft