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

RIM Blackberry
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.38% - 1.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% - 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Median salary £27,250 - £23,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,850 - £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 194 149 177
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 36.95% 36.17% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 162 104 135
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Blackberry in Merseyside

Blackberry
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 2 £27,250 -
Blackberry
North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Floorwalker
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Customer Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) HP