The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 172 121 147
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +26
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 42 86 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.78% 1.55% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.39% 5.54% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 61 52
Average salary £22,875 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.20% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £23,600 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -4.61%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1238 1553 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.05% 27.95% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1316 1066
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Blackberry
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -9 12 £31,750 +2.41% 3
Staffordshire -1 11 £22,000 +6.02%
West Bromwich - 9 £18,750 -
Coventry -26 6 £17,500 -50.00% 1
Shropshire +1 2 £17,000 -43.33%
Solihull -6 2 £23,000 -25.80%
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 100 (93.46%) Windows
2 69 (64.49%) Active Directory
3 59 (55.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 56 (52.34%) Windows XP
5 53 (49.53%) Citrix
6 43 (40.19%) MS Excel
7 42 (39.25%) Microsoft
8 40 (37.38%) WAN
8 40 (37.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (33.64%) Windows 7
10 31 (28.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 30 (28.04%) MS Exchange
11 30 (28.04%) LAN
12 28 (26.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 27 (25.23%) TCP/IP
14 26 (24.30%) SLA
15 24 (22.43%) Android
15 24 (22.43%) Cisco
15 24 (22.43%) MS Office
16 22 (20.56%) Windows 8
17 20 (18.69%) XenApp
17 20 (18.69%) MCP
17 20 (18.69%) MCSE
18 18 (16.82%) ITIL
18 18 (16.82%) E-Commerce
18 18 (16.82%) VMware
18 18 (16.82%) Apple
19 17 (15.89%) McAfee
19 17 (15.89%) VoIP
19 17 (15.89%) VMware Infrastructure

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 59 (55.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 30 (28.04%) MS Exchange
3 16 (14.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (14.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2000
5 12 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (8.41%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.74%) CMS
7 4 (3.74%) WordPress
8 3 (2.80%) Lync
8 3 (2.80%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.87%) Apache
9 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.93%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.93%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.93%) IIS
10 1 (0.93%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 43 (40.19%) MS Excel
2 24 (22.43%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.87%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 40 (37.38%) WAN
2 30 (28.04%) LAN
3 27 (25.23%) TCP/IP
4 17 (15.89%) VoIP
5 16 (14.95%) 3G
6 14 (13.08%) VPN
6 14 (13.08%) DNS
7 13 (12.15%) Internet
7 13 (12.15%) Broadband
8 10 (9.35%) ADSL
9 9 (8.41%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (6.54%) Firewall
11 4 (3.74%) DHCP
12 2 (1.87%) PABX
12 2 (1.87%) Symposium
12 2 (1.87%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) MySQL
3 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.93%) MaxDB
4 1 (0.93%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) JIRA
1 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.74%) PhoneGap
1 4 (3.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 4 (3.74%) Ant
2 1 (0.93%) Xcode
General
1 12 (11.21%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) Retail
3 6 (5.61%) Publishing
4 4 (3.74%) Games
4 4 (3.74%) Banking
5 3 (2.80%) Law
5 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.87%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.87%) Marketing
6 2 (1.87%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (49.53%) Analyst
2 26 (24.30%) Support Analyst
2 26 (24.30%) Service Analyst
2 26 (24.30%) Service Desk Analyst
3 15 (14.02%) Developer
4 14 (13.08%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (10.28%) Support Engineer
5 11 (10.28%) IT Support
6 10 (9.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 10 (9.35%) Mobile Developer
6 10 (9.35%) Applications Developer
6 10 (9.35%) Help Desk Support
7 9 (8.41%) Consultant
7 9 (8.41%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (7.48%) Help Desk Engineer
9 7 (6.54%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 7 (6.54%) Help Desk Support Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Senior Support Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) HTML
1 11 (10.28%) HTML5
2 9 (8.41%) jQuery
2 9 (8.41%) CSS
3 6 (5.61%) Web Services
3 6 (5.61%) WPF
4 5 (4.67%) Silverlight
4 5 (4.67%) XML
5 4 (3.74%) Ajax
5 4 (3.74%) JSON
5 4 (3.74%) CSS3
5 4 (3.74%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.93%) Java EE 5
6 1 (0.93%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.93%) .NET
6 1 (0.93%) J2EE
6 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.93%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.15%) PDA
2 10 (9.35%) Mobile App
3 9 (8.41%) Clustering
4 6 (5.61%) PKI
4 6 (5.61%) Smartcard
5 5 (4.67%) CMDB
5 5 (4.67%) iPhone
6 4 (3.74%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.80%) Xbox
8 1 (0.93%) Open Source
8 1 (0.93%) iPad
8 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.93%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 100 (93.46%) Windows
2 56 (52.34%) Windows XP
3 40 (37.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (33.64%) Windows 7
5 28 (26.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (22.43%) Android
7 22 (20.56%) Windows 8
8 17 (15.89%) Apple iOS
9 7 (6.54%) Windows Phone
10 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (5.61%) Windows Phone 8
11 4 (3.74%) BlackBerry OS
11 4 (3.74%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (2.80%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.82%) ITIL
1 18 (16.82%) E-Commerce
2 13 (12.15%) Service Management
3 12 (11.21%) Asset Management
4 11 (10.28%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (10.28%) Android Development
5 10 (9.35%) iOS Development
6 6 (5.61%) Cyber Security
6 6 (5.61%) Identity Management
7 5 (4.67%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.67%) Document Management
8 4 (3.74%) Change Control
8 4 (3.74%) Web Development
8 4 (3.74%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (3.74%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (3.74%) Data Protection
8 4 (3.74%) SOA
8 4 (3.74%) OOP
8 4 (3.74%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.28%) Java
2 10 (9.35%) Objective-C
3 9 (8.41%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.54%) C#
5 6 (5.61%) C++
5 6 (5.61%) XAML
6 4 (3.74%) ActionScript 3.0
6 4 (3.74%) PHP
6 4 (3.74%) ActionScript
7 3 (2.80%) VBScript
7 3 (2.80%) VB
8 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.93%) Ruby
9 1 (0.93%) PHP5
9 1 (0.93%) Python
9 1 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (28.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (18.69%) MCP
2 20 (18.69%) MCSE
3 9 (8.41%) Degree
3 9 (8.41%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.41%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (3.74%) MCTS
5 4 (3.74%) MCITP
5 4 (3.74%) CCNA
5 4 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.93%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (24.30%) SLA
2 6 (5.61%) TickIT
2 6 (5.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 69 (64.49%) Active Directory
2 20 (18.69%) XenApp
3 17 (15.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (12.15%) Terminal Services
5 11 (10.28%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (4.67%) VMware ESX
6 5 (4.67%) UAG
7 4 (3.74%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.74%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (3.74%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 15 (14.02%) SCCM
2 14 (13.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (5.61%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (4.67%) NetBackup
4 5 (4.67%) ARCserve
5 4 (3.74%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.74%) SCOM
5 4 (3.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (3.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (3.74%) MOM
Vendors
1 53 (49.53%) Citrix
2 42 (39.25%) Microsoft
3 24 (22.43%) Cisco
4 18 (16.82%) Apple
4 18 (16.82%) VMware
5 17 (15.89%) McAfee
6 16 (14.95%) LANDesk
7 10 (9.35%) Symantec
7 10 (9.35%) Intel
8 5 (4.67%) Dell
9 4 (3.74%) HP
9 4 (3.74%) Sencha
9 4 (3.74%) Appcelerator
9 4 (3.74%) Sony
9 4 (3.74%) Toshiba
10 3 (2.80%) SAP
10 3 (2.80%) Lotus
10 3 (2.80%) Interwoven
11 2 (1.87%) Nortel
11 2 (1.87%) Business Objects
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent bonus + package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham
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Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K Basic+ benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K Basic+ benefits
Posted: 2 days ago