The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 168 154 143
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 47 35 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.94% 0.84% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.30% 2.71% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 45
Average salary £22,500 £34,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.25% +15.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £22,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £80,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Blackberry
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1426 1292 1412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.39% 30.95% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1051 1241
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Blackberry
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Blackberry
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Blackberry
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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
Birmingham -10 25 £26,250 -24.46%
Wolverhampton - 9 £25,250 -
Staffordshire -8 8 £22,000 -
Coventry -22 1 £17,000 -65.12%
Solihull - 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £18,500 -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 73 (86.90%) Windows
2 61 (72.62%) Active Directory
3 38 (45.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 34 (40.48%) Citrix
5 28 (33.33%) Apple iOS
6 27 (32.14%) Windows 7
6 27 (32.14%) Windows 8
7 26 (30.95%) Windows XP
8 24 (28.57%) LAN
8 24 (28.57%) WAN
8 24 (28.57%) Android
9 23 (27.38%) User Experience
10 22 (26.19%) TCP/IP
10 22 (26.19%) Microsoft
10 22 (26.19%) MS Exchange
10 22 (26.19%) Apple
11 19 (22.62%) DNS
11 19 (22.62%) Mobile App
12 18 (21.43%) Avaya
13 16 (19.05%) Java
13 16 (19.05%) MVC
13 16 (19.05%) Android Development
13 16 (19.05%) iOS Development
14 15 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
14 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (17.86%) SCCM
15 14 (16.67%) Service Delivery
15 14 (16.67%) CSS
16 13 (15.48%) JavaScript
16 13 (15.48%) HTML

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 38 (45.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 22 (26.19%) MS Exchange
3 15 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2000
6 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (7.14%) Apache
7 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
8 4 (4.76%) Lync
9 3 (3.57%) Node.js
10 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (1.19%) WorkSite
11 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) MS Office
2 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.19%) S-PLUS
3 1 (1.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.57%) LAN
1 24 (28.57%) WAN
2 22 (26.19%) TCP/IP
3 19 (22.62%) DNS
4 6 (7.14%) VoIP
5 4 (4.76%) MPLS
5 4 (4.76%) Firewall
6 3 (3.57%) Symposium
6 3 (3.57%) Nortel Meridian
6 3 (3.57%) DSL
6 3 (3.57%) VPN
6 3 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.38%) Network Security
7 2 (2.38%) DHCP
7 2 (2.38%) Internet
7 2 (2.38%) 3G
7 2 (2.38%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.19%) VLAN
8 1 (1.19%) SAN
8 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) MS Access
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 10 (11.90%) Ant
2 10 (11.90%) JIRA
General
1 13 (15.48%) Law
2 11 (13.10%) Legal
3 10 (11.90%) Retail
3 10 (11.90%) Finance
4 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (29.76%) 2nd Line Support
2 19 (22.62%) Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 14 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 14 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
4 13 (15.48%) Analyst
4 13 (15.48%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 13 (15.48%) Desktop Team Leader
5 11 (13.10%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 11 (13.10%) Mobile Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Applications Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Senior Applications Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Support Analyst
8 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (7.14%) Service Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Consultant
9 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.67%) CSS
2 13 (15.48%) HTML
2 13 (15.48%) jQuery
3 10 (11.90%) HTML5
3 10 (11.90%) PhoneGap
3 10 (11.90%) Ajax
3 10 (11.90%) JSON
3 10 (11.90%) Silverlight
3 10 (11.90%) XML
3 10 (11.90%) AngularJS
4 6 (7.14%) Web Services
5 3 (3.57%) Backbone.js
5 3 (3.57%) LESS
6 2 (2.38%) Spring MVC
6 2 (2.38%) XSD
6 2 (2.38%) WSDL
6 2 (2.38%) Spring
6 2 (2.38%) JDBC
7 1 (1.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.38%) User Experience
2 19 (22.62%) Mobile App
3 11 (13.10%) iPhone
3 11 (13.10%) iPad
4 10 (11.90%) N-Tier
4 10 (11.90%) Clustering
5 2 (2.38%) CMDB
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Statistics
6 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.19%) Replication
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 73 (86.90%) Windows
2 28 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 27 (32.14%) Windows 8
3 27 (32.14%) Windows 7
4 26 (30.95%) Windows XP
5 24 (28.57%) Android
6 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (9.52%) UNIX
9 7 (8.33%) Linux
10 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.05%) MVC
1 16 (19.05%) Android Development
1 16 (19.05%) iOS Development
2 14 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 13 (15.48%) Time Management
4 10 (11.90%) Scrum
4 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (11.90%) OOP
4 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
4 10 (11.90%) SOA
4 10 (11.90%) Mentoring
5 8 (9.52%) Change Control
6 5 (5.95%) ITIL
7 3 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.38%) ERP
8 2 (2.38%) Change Management
8 2 (2.38%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.38%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.38%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.05%) Java
2 13 (15.48%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.90%) SQL
3 10 (11.90%) ActionScript
3 10 (11.90%) Objective-C
3 10 (11.90%) ActionScript 3.0
4 9 (10.71%) PHP
5 7 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.76%) VBScript
6 4 (4.76%) VB
7 3 (3.57%) Python
7 3 (3.57%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) MCP
1 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
1 13 (15.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.90%) Degree
2 10 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.95%) MCSE
5 3 (3.57%) CCNA
5 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.38%) MCITP
6 2 (2.38%) CCA
6 2 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.38%) MOS
7 1 (1.19%) MCDST
7 1 (1.19%) MCSA
7 1 (1.19%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (72.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.90%) Hyper-V
3 10 (11.90%) XenApp
4 9 (10.71%) VMware ESX
4 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (4.76%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.38%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (17.86%) SCCM
2 6 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.95%) ARCserve
4 4 (4.76%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.38%) WSUS
6 1 (1.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (40.48%) Citrix
2 22 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 22 (26.19%) Apple
3 18 (21.43%) Avaya
4 13 (15.48%) VMware
5 11 (13.10%) Cisco
6 10 (11.90%) Sencha
6 10 (11.90%) Appcelerator
7 8 (9.52%) Symantec
8 5 (5.95%) LANDesk
9 3 (3.57%) Nortel
10 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.38%) Juniper
10 2 (2.38%) HP
10 2 (2.38%) Dell
10 2 (2.38%) McAfee
10 2 (2.38%) Toshiba
11 1 (1.19%) Sophos
11 1 (1.19%) EMC
11 1 (1.19%) Interwoven
West Midlands
CPI Selection
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