The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 213 227
Rank change year-on-year -40 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 19 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.28% 0.42% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 1.05% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 29
Median salary £25,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.33% +50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £47,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,625 £35,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -18.21% +20.68%  

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2786 2195 2372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.49% 39.62% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2243 1890 1897
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Blackberry
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Blackberry in the North West

Blackberry
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Blackberry in the North West

Blackberry
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Cheshire - 12 £26,000 -
Manchester -52 5 £23,000 -48.88% 5
Merseyside - 2 £27,250 -
Blackberry
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
3 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
4 13 (39.39%) Android
5 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (30.30%) iPad
6 10 (30.30%) Office 365
6 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
7 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
8 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
9 7 (21.21%) Skype
9 7 (21.21%) HP
9 7 (21.21%) Finance
9 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
9 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
10 6 (18.18%) SCCM
10 6 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
10 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
10 6 (18.18%) Apple
10 6 (18.18%) Cisco
11 5 (15.15%) Dell
11 5 (15.15%) Skype for Business
11 5 (15.15%) Unified Communications
11 5 (15.15%) Line Management
11 5 (15.15%) Windows 10
12 4 (12.12%) Xerox
12 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (12.12%) Android Development

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.15%) Skype for Business
4 3 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.06%) IIS
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Skype
2 5 (15.15%) Unified Communications
3 3 (9.09%) LAN
3 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) PBX
4 2 (6.06%) VoIP
4 2 (6.06%) VPN
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) DHCP
5 1 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) Firewall
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) LDAP
5 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Android Studio
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Desktop Support
4 4 (12.12%) Account Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Android Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Business Development Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Business Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Development Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) IT Development Manager
4 4 (12.12%) IT Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) RESTful
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) Android SDK
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) iOS SDK
3 1 (3.03%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) iPad
2 2 (6.06%) IVR
2 2 (6.06%) PDA
2 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.03%) iPhone
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Android
3 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
5 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
6 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 5 (15.15%) Windows 10
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Phone
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (9.09%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
10 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (15.15%) Line Management
3 4 (12.12%) Android Development
3 4 (12.12%) B2B
3 4 (12.12%) Business Development
3 4 (12.12%) Change Control
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (6.06%) Break/Fix
5 2 (6.06%) Network Management
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) High Availability
6 1 (3.03%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.03%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Service Management
6 1 (3.03%) UML
6 1 (3.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Java
1 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCP
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
2 1 (3.03%) Xen
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.03%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) HP
3 6 (18.18%) Apple
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco
4 5 (15.15%) Dell
5 4 (12.12%) Avaya
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) NETGEAR
5 4 (12.12%) WatchGuard
5 4 (12.12%) Xerox
6 2 (6.06%) Symantec
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
7 1 (3.03%) Acronis
7 1 (3.03%) EqualLogic
7 1 (3.03%) Google
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) Samsung
7 1 (3.03%) Symbian