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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
England / West Midlands
Rank 190 226 177
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -49
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 12 13 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.22% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.64% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 31
Median salary £20,250 £21,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,375 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £36,850 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%

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
1621 2022 1642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.00% 34.11% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1215 1560 1400
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Blackberry as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 10 £20,000 -
Birmingham +9 2 £22,500 +9.75%
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Blackberry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows 7
3 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco
4 10 (66.67%) Citrix
4 10 (66.67%) VPN
5 8 (53.33%) SLA
6 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) Service Management
8 3 (20.00%) ITSM
8 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (20.00%) MCSE
8 3 (20.00%) MS Office
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
9 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (13.33%) VoIP
9 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 2 (13.33%) Android
9 2 (13.33%) Smartphone
9 2 (13.33%) Degree
10 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
10 1 (6.67%) French Language
10 1 (6.67%) German Language
10 1 (6.67%) Swedish Language
10 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
10 1 (6.67%) SCCM

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) French Language
1 1 (6.67%) German Language
1 1 (6.67%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Service Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Technician
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (13.33%) Android
5 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy