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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 175 105 147
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +42
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 48 109 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 2.02% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.84% 6.13% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 44 89 50
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
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
1689 1779 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.14% 32.94% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1521 1282
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,740
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 +3 34 £60,000 +84.61% 3
Staffordshire -10 8 £24,500 +6.52%
Coventry -39 5 £24,250 -51.50%
Solihull -1 1 £23,500 -24.19%
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 108 (97.30%) Windows
2 68 (61.26%) Active Directory
3 61 (54.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 59 (53.15%) Citrix
5 53 (47.75%) Windows XP
6 41 (36.94%) WAN
7 40 (36.04%) Windows 8
8 39 (35.14%) Microsoft
8 39 (35.14%) MS Excel
9 34 (30.63%) LAN
9 34 (30.63%) Windows 7
10 33 (29.73%) Android
10 33 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 31 (27.93%) XenApp
12 29 (26.13%) Apple iOS
12 29 (26.13%) TCP/IP
13 28 (25.23%) MS Exchange
14 27 (24.32%) E-Commerce
14 27 (24.32%) SC Cleared
14 27 (24.32%) Security Cleared
15 26 (23.42%) Microsoft Certification
16 25 (22.52%) MS Office
17 24 (21.62%) SLA
18 23 (20.72%) Mentoring
18 23 (20.72%) User Experience
19 22 (19.82%) Mobile App
19 22 (19.82%) Android Development
19 22 (19.82%) iOS Development
19 22 (19.82%) AngularJS
19 22 (19.82%) Appcelerator

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 61 (54.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 28 (25.23%) MS Exchange
3 17 (15.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (14.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2000
7 8 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (6.31%) Lync
9 5 (4.50%) SharePoint
10 3 (2.70%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.90%) IIS
11 1 (0.90%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 25 (22.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.90%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 41 (36.94%) WAN
2 34 (30.63%) LAN
3 29 (26.13%) TCP/IP
4 18 (16.22%) VoIP
4 18 (16.22%) DNS
5 15 (13.51%) 3G
6 13 (11.71%) Broadband
7 10 (9.01%) Internet
8 9 (8.11%) VPN
8 9 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (7.21%) Firewall
10 7 (6.31%) ADSL
11 5 (4.50%) DHCP
12 3 (2.70%) Symposium
12 3 (2.70%) Nortel Meridian
13 1 (0.90%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (0.90%) PABX
13 1 (0.90%) MPLS
13 1 (0.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (19.82%) Ant
1 22 (19.82%) JIRA
1 22 (19.82%) Git (software)
1 22 (19.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 22 (19.82%) Retail
2 7 (6.31%) Finance
3 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.50%) Law
5 4 (3.60%) Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Marketing
6 2 (1.80%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (42.34%) Analyst
2 25 (22.52%) Service Analyst
2 25 (22.52%) Service Desk Analyst
3 22 (19.82%) Developer
3 22 (19.82%) Applications Developer
3 22 (19.82%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 22 (19.82%) Mobile Developer
4 21 (18.92%) Support Analyst
5 14 (12.61%) Support Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) Senior Developer
6 11 (9.91%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (9.91%) Help Desk Support
6 11 (9.91%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 11 (9.91%) Senior Applications Developer
6 11 (9.91%) IT Support
7 8 (7.21%) Help Desk Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) Wintel Consultant
7 8 (7.21%) Consultant
8 7 (6.31%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (6.31%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.82%) HTML
1 22 (19.82%) CSS
1 22 (19.82%) XML
1 22 (19.82%) Ajax
1 22 (19.82%) JSON
1 22 (19.82%) Silverlight
1 22 (19.82%) jQuery
1 22 (19.82%) HTML5
1 22 (19.82%) PhoneGap
1 22 (19.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.72%) User Experience
2 22 (19.82%) Mobile App
2 22 (19.82%) N-Tier
3 13 (11.71%) PDA
4 11 (9.91%) Clustering
5 7 (6.31%) iPhone
6 5 (4.50%) CMDB
7 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.90%) Replication
9 1 (0.90%) IVR
9 1 (0.90%) IPTV
9 1 (0.90%) iPad
9 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 108 (97.30%) Windows
2 53 (47.75%) Windows XP
3 40 (36.04%) Windows 8
4 34 (30.63%) Windows 7
5 33 (29.73%) Android
5 33 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (26.13%) Apple iOS
7 22 (19.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.60%) BlackBerry OS
9 4 (3.60%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.32%) E-Commerce
2 23 (20.72%) Mentoring
3 22 (19.82%) Android Development
3 22 (19.82%) iOS Development
3 22 (19.82%) SOA
3 22 (19.82%) OOP
3 22 (19.82%) MVC
3 22 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (18.92%) ITIL
5 20 (18.02%) Scrum
6 13 (11.71%) Service Management
7 12 (10.81%) Asset Management
8 11 (9.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (9.91%) Coaching
9 10 (9.01%) Change Control
9 10 (9.01%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.50%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.60%) Document Management
11 4 (3.60%) Risk Analysis
12 3 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.82%) Java
1 22 (19.82%) JavaScript
1 22 (19.82%) ActionScript
1 22 (19.82%) Objective-C
1 22 (19.82%) ActionScript 3.0
2 8 (7.21%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.60%) VBScript
3 4 (3.60%) VB
4 1 (0.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (24.32%) SC Cleared
1 27 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 26 (23.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (19.82%) MCP
4 18 (16.22%) MCSE
5 11 (9.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.60%) CCNA
6 4 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.80%) Degree
8 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.90%) MOS
8 1 (0.90%) CCA
8 1 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.90%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.62%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (61.26%) Active Directory
2 31 (27.93%) XenApp
3 20 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (10.81%) Hyper-V
5 10 (9.01%) VMware ESX
5 10 (9.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 9 (8.11%) Terminal Services
7 7 (6.31%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.90%) vSphere
9 1 (0.90%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) SCCM
2 7 (6.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (6.31%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (5.41%) NetBackup
4 5 (4.50%) ARCserve
5 3 (2.70%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (53.15%) Citrix
2 39 (35.14%) Microsoft
3 22 (19.82%) Sencha
3 22 (19.82%) Appcelerator
4 21 (18.92%) VMware
5 19 (17.12%) Cisco
5 19 (17.12%) Apple
6 16 (14.41%) McAfee
7 15 (13.51%) LANDesk
8 7 (6.31%) Symantec
8 7 (6.31%) Intel
9 5 (4.50%) Dell
10 4 (3.60%) HP
10 4 (3.60%) Toshiba
11 3 (2.70%) Lotus
11 3 (2.70%) Nortel
12 2 (1.80%) Interwoven
12 2 (1.80%) Business Objects
12 2 (1.80%) SAP
13 1 (0.90%) Adobe
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