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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 52 73 65
Rank change year-on-year +21 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 7 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.64% 0.15% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.02% 0.41% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 7
Median salary £20,000 - £21,500
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 174 242 194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 40.65% 36.28% 33.45%
Number of salaries quoted 133 233 174
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.58% -8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Blackberry in Staffordshire

Blackberry
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Tamworth +10 6 £20,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £21,000 -
Blackberry
West Midlands

Blackberry
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
3 9 (75.00%) SLA
3 9 (75.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) ITSM
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (25.00%) MCSE
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (8.33%) MCP
6 1 (8.33%) MCSA
6 1 (8.33%) Office 365
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) SCCM
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) iPhone

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) ITSM
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
1 11 (91.67%) Citrix