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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 174 226
Rank change year-on-year -60 +52  
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 15 63 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 1.10% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 2.83% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 22
Median salary £33,750 £42,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.58% +60.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £23,000 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £95,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -3.22% +6.89%  

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 2445 2228 2382
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 39.92% 38.77% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1975 1822 1910
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £24,075
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 28 March 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 28 March 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
Manchester -71 12 £37,000 -12.94% 1
Cheshire +6 2 £33,750 -
Merseyside - 1 £28,000 -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 North West region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Android
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
5 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
6 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
6 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
7 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (36.84%) iPad
8 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (26.32%) Android Development
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Phone
9 5 (26.32%) RESTful
9 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
9 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 5 (26.32%) MS Office
9 5 (26.32%) Citrix
10 4 (21.05%) VMware
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (21.05%) Apple
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
10 4 (21.05%) Unified Communications
10 4 (21.05%) Office 365
10 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
10 4 (21.05%) Skype
11 3 (15.79%) Android SDK
11 3 (15.79%) iOS SDK
11 3 (15.79%) Windows Phone 8
11 3 (15.79%) Android Studio

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 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
4 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (10.53%) IIS
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Skype
1 4 (21.05%) Unified Communications
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Android Studio
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.79%) JUnit
General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Android Developer
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (10.53%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (10.53%) iOS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) RESTful
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) Android SDK
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) iOS SDK
3 2 (10.53%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) iPad
2 3 (15.79%) iPhone
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Android
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
4 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Phone
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
8 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (26.32%) Android Development
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
4 2 (10.53%) Line Management
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development
4 2 (10.53%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) Use Case
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
1 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Xen
2 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) Apple
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Symbian
5 1 (5.26%) Acronis
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec