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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 196 174 128
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -46
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 29 41 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.76% 1.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.53% 2.36% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 62
Average salary £30,000 £23,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -25.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £17,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £55,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,250 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.80%
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
1895 1734 2036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.36% 32.11% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1417 1721
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 17 £37,500 +18.11% 1
Wolverhampton - 5 £30,000 -
Solihull +17 3 £23,000 -
Staffordshire -1 2 £23,250 +5.68%
Herefordshire - 2 £29,500 -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 48 (72.73%) Windows
2 35 (53.03%) Active Directory
3 30 (45.45%) Citrix
4 27 (40.91%) Android
5 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
6 22 (33.33%) Apple iOS
7 21 (31.82%) Windows 7
8 20 (30.30%) MS Exchange
9 18 (27.27%) Windows XP
9 18 (27.27%) Apple
10 17 (25.76%) Degree
11 16 (24.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 15 (22.73%) MS Office
13 13 (19.70%) DNS
13 13 (19.70%) iPhone
13 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (18.18%) iPad
14 12 (18.18%) PHP
15 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
15 11 (16.67%) VPN
15 11 (16.67%) WAN
15 11 (16.67%) Service Delivery
15 11 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (16.67%) Firewall
15 11 (16.67%) Law
15 11 (16.67%) Mobile App
16 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
16 10 (15.15%) LAN
16 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
16 10 (15.15%) SQL Server

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 16 (24.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2000
6 7 (10.61%) Node.js
7 6 (9.09%) WorkSite
8 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (6.06%) Apache
8 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
9 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
10 2 (3.03%) Lync
11 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Office
2 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.55%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) SaaS
2 2 (3.03%) Office 365
3 1 (1.52%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) DNS
2 11 (16.67%) WAN
2 11 (16.67%) Firewall
2 11 (16.67%) VPN
3 10 (15.15%) LAN
3 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.61%) Wireless
5 6 (9.09%) 3G
6 4 (6.06%) VoIP
7 3 (4.55%) DHCP
7 3 (4.55%) VLAN
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.03%) Junos
8 2 (3.03%) ADSL
8 2 (3.03%) SAN
8 2 (3.03%) Internet
9 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.52%) MPLS
9 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) MySQL
3 3 (4.55%) MS Access
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.52%) eggPlant
2 1 (1.52%) Xcode
General
1 11 (16.67%) Law
2 6 (9.09%) Legal
3 4 (6.06%) Finance
4 2 (3.03%) German Language
5 1 (1.52%) Norwegian Language
5 1 (1.52%) Swedish Language
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.52%) Finnish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
2 13 (19.70%) Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 11 (16.67%) Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Service Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Web Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Desktop Team Leader
7 5 (7.58%) Desktop Support Team Leader
7 5 (7.58%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Team Leader
7 5 (7.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Support Specialist
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (6.06%) Support Specialist
8 4 (6.06%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) jQuery
1 7 (10.61%) Backbone.js
1 7 (10.61%) LESS
1 7 (10.61%) Express
1 7 (10.61%) HTML
1 7 (10.61%) CSS
2 4 (6.06%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) XSD
3 1 (1.52%) WSDL
3 1 (1.52%) Spring
3 1 (1.52%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.52%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) iPhone
2 12 (18.18%) iPad
3 11 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.58%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (7.58%) User Experience
5 5 (7.58%) Mobile Computing
5 5 (7.58%) Clustering
6 2 (3.03%) SecurID
6 2 (3.03%) BYOD
7 1 (1.52%) Statistics
7 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.52%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (72.73%) Windows
2 27 (40.91%) Android
3 22 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 21 (31.82%) Windows 7
5 18 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 8 (12.12%) Windows 8
7 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (10.61%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (9.09%) Windows 2000
9 4 (6.06%) UNIX
9 4 (6.06%) Linux
10 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
11 2 (3.03%) BlackBerry OS
12 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 8 (12.12%) ITIL
3 7 (10.61%) Problem Management
3 7 (10.61%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (9.09%) Document Management
5 5 (7.58%) Time Management
6 4 (6.06%) MVC
6 4 (6.06%) Android Development
6 4 (6.06%) iOS Development
6 4 (6.06%) Change Control
7 3 (4.55%) Server Building
7 3 (4.55%) CRM
8 2 (3.03%) ERP
8 2 (3.03%) Project Management
8 2 (3.03%) Workflow
8 2 (3.03%) Fault Management
8 2 (3.03%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.03%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) PHP
2 7 (10.61%) Python
2 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
2 7 (10.61%) CoffeeScript
3 5 (7.58%) C
3 5 (7.58%) Java
3 5 (7.58%) SQL
3 5 (7.58%) VBScript
3 5 (7.58%) VB
4 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) CCNA
2 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (7.58%) CCNP
4 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) MCP
5 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) CCENT
6 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.52%) MCITP
7 1 (1.52%) MCSE
7 1 (1.52%) MCSA
7 1 (1.52%) CCA
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 35 (53.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.58%) VMware ESX
4 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (4.55%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.03%) XenApp
6 2 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) SCCM
2 6 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (7.58%) NetBackup
4 4 (6.06%) ARCserve
5 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.52%) WSUS
6 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (45.45%) Citrix
2 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
3 18 (27.27%) Apple
4 8 (12.12%) Avaya
4 8 (12.12%) Cisco
5 7 (10.61%) MobileIron
5 7 (10.61%) VMware
5 7 (10.61%) LANDesk
6 6 (9.09%) Symantec
6 6 (9.09%) Interwoven
7 3 (4.55%) Adobe
7 3 (4.55%) HP
8 2 (3.03%) Draytek
8 2 (3.03%) Acronis
9 1 (1.52%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.52%) Veeam
9 1 (1.52%) Remedy
9 1 (1.52%) Sophos
9 1 (1.52%) Dell
9 1 (1.52%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago