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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 168 137 145
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +8
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 43 46 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.84% 1.04% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.86% 3.34% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 50
Average salary £23,750 £33,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.10% +7.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £20,650 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +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
1501 1376 1401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.47% 30.96% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1264 1145 1202
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,050 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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
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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 -12 19 £27,000 -23.94% 2
Wolverhampton - 9 £25,250 -
Staffordshire -8 6 £21,500 -2.27% 1
Coventry -20 3 £27,000 -32.50% 1
West Bromwich +6 1 £18,500 -
Walsall - 1 - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 65 (85.53%) Windows
2 55 (72.37%) Active Directory
3 31 (40.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 30 (39.47%) Windows 7
5 28 (36.84%) Citrix
6 25 (32.89%) WAN
7 24 (31.58%) LAN
7 24 (31.58%) Windows XP
7 24 (31.58%) Apple
8 23 (30.26%) Apple iOS
9 21 (27.63%) Windows 8
9 21 (27.63%) TCP/IP
9 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
10 20 (26.32%) DNS
10 20 (26.32%) Avaya
11 19 (25.00%) MS Exchange
12 18 (23.68%) Android
12 18 (23.68%) User Experience
13 17 (22.37%) SCCM
14 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (21.05%) Service Delivery
15 15 (19.74%) Law
16 14 (18.42%) Time Management
16 14 (18.42%) Cisco
16 14 (18.42%) MS Office
17 13 (17.11%) Mobile App
18 12 (15.79%) iPhone
18 12 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (15.79%) Legal
19 11 (14.47%) iPad

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 31 (40.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 19 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 10 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (7.89%) Apache
5 6 (7.89%) Tomcat
6 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.95%) Node.js
7 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.63%) Lync
8 2 (2.63%) WorkSite
9 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Office
2 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.89%) WAN
2 24 (31.58%) LAN
3 21 (27.63%) TCP/IP
4 20 (26.32%) DNS
5 7 (9.21%) VPN
5 7 (9.21%) VoIP
6 6 (7.89%) Firewall
7 5 (6.58%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (5.26%) MPLS
9 3 (3.95%) DSL
9 3 (3.95%) Internet
9 3 (3.95%) 3G
9 3 (3.95%) DHCP
9 3 (3.95%) VLAN
10 2 (2.63%) ADSL
10 2 (2.63%) Network Security
10 2 (2.63%) SAN
10 2 (2.63%) Wireless
10 2 (2.63%) Symposium
10 2 (2.63%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) MySQL
3 2 (2.63%) MS Access
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 4 (5.26%) Ant
2 4 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 15 (19.74%) Law
2 12 (15.79%) Legal
3 10 (13.16%) Finance
4 4 (5.26%) Retail
5 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) 2nd Line Support
2 15 (19.74%) Team Leader
2 15 (19.74%) Support Team Leader
2 15 (19.74%) Desktop Support
3 14 (18.42%) Analyst
3 14 (18.42%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 14 (18.42%) Desktop Team Leader
4 13 (17.11%) Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Support Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Service Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Support Technician
6 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Service Desk Technician
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) CSS
2 7 (9.21%) HTML
2 7 (9.21%) jQuery
3 6 (7.89%) Web Services
4 4 (5.26%) XML
4 4 (5.26%) HTML5
4 4 (5.26%) PhoneGap
4 4 (5.26%) Ajax
4 4 (5.26%) JSON
4 4 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.26%) Silverlight
5 3 (3.95%) Express
5 3 (3.95%) Backbone.js
5 3 (3.95%) LESS
6 2 (2.63%) Spring MVC
6 2 (2.63%) XSD
6 2 (2.63%) WSDL
6 2 (2.63%) Spring
6 2 (2.63%) JDBC
7 1 (1.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) User Experience
2 13 (17.11%) Mobile App
3 12 (15.79%) iPhone
4 11 (14.47%) iPad
5 4 (5.26%) N-Tier
5 4 (5.26%) Clustering
6 2 (2.63%) CMDB
6 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.32%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.32%) Statistics
7 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 65 (85.53%) Windows
2 30 (39.47%) Windows 7
3 24 (31.58%) Windows XP
4 23 (30.26%) Apple iOS
5 21 (27.63%) Windows 8
6 18 (23.68%) Android
7 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (10.53%) UNIX
10 7 (9.21%) Linux
11 5 (6.58%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (2.63%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (1.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.05%) Service Delivery
2 14 (18.42%) Time Management
3 10 (13.16%) Android Development
3 10 (13.16%) iOS Development
3 10 (13.16%) MVC
4 6 (7.89%) ITIL
5 4 (5.26%) OOP
5 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 4 (5.26%) SOA
5 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.26%) Scrum
6 3 (3.95%) Software Deployment
6 3 (3.95%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (3.95%) Line Management
6 3 (3.95%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.63%) Project Management
7 2 (2.63%) ERP
7 2 (2.63%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.16%) Java
1 10 (13.16%) SQL
2 9 (11.84%) PHP
3 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.26%) VBScript
4 4 (5.26%) VB
4 4 (5.26%) ActionScript
4 4 (5.26%) Objective-C
4 4 (5.26%) ActionScript 3.0
5 3 (3.95%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.95%) Python
5 3 (3.95%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
2 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.89%) MCP
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.26%) MCSE
4 4 (5.26%) CCNA
4 4 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.63%) MCITP
5 2 (2.63%) CCENT
5 2 (2.63%) CCA
5 2 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.63%) MOS
6 1 (1.32%) MCDST
6 1 (1.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (72.37%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.95%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (2.63%) XenApp
5 2 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (22.37%) SCCM
2 5 (6.58%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.95%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.95%) ARCserve
5 2 (2.63%) WSUS
6 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (36.84%) Citrix
2 24 (31.58%) Apple
3 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
4 20 (26.32%) Avaya
5 14 (18.42%) Cisco
6 9 (11.84%) VMware
7 7 (9.21%) Symantec
8 6 (7.89%) LANDesk
9 5 (6.58%) HP
10 4 (5.26%) Sencha
10 4 (5.26%) Appcelerator
11 3 (3.95%) Dell
11 3 (3.95%) Juniper
12 2 (2.63%) Interwoven
12 2 (2.63%) Adobe
12 2 (2.63%) Nortel
12 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.63%) Draytek
12 2 (2.63%) Toshiba
13 1 (1.32%) ProCurve
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