The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 136 103
Rank change year-on-year +17 -33  
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 6 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.32% 0.33% 1.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 0.81% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 9
Median salary £22,000 £23,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.38% -12.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £44,450 £31,900
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -3.22% +8.77%  

Blackberry is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 660 985 618
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 35.31% 41.23% 35.50%
Number of salaries quoted 464 629 513
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Blackberry as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in Birmingham

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blackberry in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Blackberry in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (42.86%) MCSE
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) MCP
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Office 365
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) Veeam
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 2 (28.57%) VoIP
7 1 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Help Desk Adviser
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Veeam
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
5 1 (14.29%) Remedy