Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Blackberry Enterprise Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry Enterprise Server over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 951 844 740
Rank change year-on-year -107 -104 -219
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 224 356 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.76% 1.12% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 191 304 486
UK median annual salary £37,500 £33,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -10.20% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £24,425
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% -5.41% +23.33%

Blackberry Enterprise Server is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 29,583 31,689 38,888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.06% 17.96% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24,294 26,618 32,529
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Blackberry Enterprise Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Blackberry Enterprise Server in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -113 212 £37,250 +12.88% 33
London -47 156 £37,500 +15.38% 24
UK excluding London -31 68 £36,000 +2.86% 11
South West +25 17 £27,000 -16.92%
South East -2 17 £31,000 -11.43% 3
Scotland - 12 £70,000 - 2
East of England -31 10 £38,250 -33.48% 3
North of England -2 7 £25,000 -15.25% 3
Yorkshire +25 5 £25,000 -7.41%
Midlands +1 5 £37,000 +19.35%
West Midlands -8 3 £37,000 +18.88%
East Midlands +17 2 - -
North West -8 2 £31,500 +6.78% 1

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Blackberry Enterprise Server.

1 185 (82.59%) Windows
2 175 (78.13%) Blackberry
3 158 (70.54%) Active Directory
4 126 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 104 (46.43%) Windows 7
6 97 (43.30%) Microsoft Office
6 97 (43.30%) MS Exchange
7 88 (39.29%) Finance
8 84 (37.50%) Law
9 79 (35.27%) Cisco
10 74 (33.04%) Exchange Server 2010
11 73 (32.59%) ITIL
12 66 (29.46%) Windows Server
13 65 (29.02%) Citrix
14 64 (28.57%) VMware
15 60 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
16 52 (23.21%) VPN
17 49 (21.88%) HP
17 49 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
18 48 (21.43%) Legal
19 46 (20.54%) DNS
20 44 (19.64%) WAN
20 44 (19.64%) Skype for Business
21 43 (19.20%) LAN
22 42 (18.75%) iManage
23 41 (18.30%) Windows Server 2012
24 39 (17.41%) SCCM
25 37 (16.52%) PowerShell
25 37 (16.52%) Firewall
25 37 (16.52%) Office 365

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 97 (43.30%) MS Exchange
2 74 (33.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (19.64%) Skype for Business
4 30 (13.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.23%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.89%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.89%) IIS
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 97 (43.30%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.91%) Markit EDM
2 5 (2.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.34%) Eikon
4 1 (0.45%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.52%) Office 365
2 14 (6.25%) Mimecast
3 5 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.89%) IaaS
5 2 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (23.21%) VPN
2 46 (20.54%) DNS
3 44 (19.64%) WAN
4 43 (19.20%) LAN
5 37 (16.52%) Firewall
6 35 (15.63%) DHCP
7 33 (14.73%) Skype
7 33 (14.73%) TCP/IP
8 28 (12.50%) Unified Communications
9 26 (11.61%) Wireless
10 22 (9.82%) VoIP
11 20 (8.93%) Network Security
12 16 (7.14%) MPLS
13 13 (5.80%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (5.80%) IP Telephony
14 12 (5.36%) Cisco IPT
15 11 (4.91%) SAN
16 9 (4.02%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (4.02%) Cisco IOS
17 7 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (5.36%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 88 (39.29%) Finance
2 84 (37.50%) Law
3 48 (21.43%) Legal
4 21 (9.38%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.13%) Back Office
6 6 (2.68%) Banking
7 3 (1.34%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.34%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Front Office
8 1 (0.45%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) German Language
8 1 (0.45%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (53.13%) Analyst
2 59 (26.34%) Support Analyst
3 50 (22.32%) Service Analyst
4 43 (19.20%) Service Desk Analyst
5 30 (13.39%) 2nd Line Support
6 28 (12.50%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 27 (12.05%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 22 (9.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 22 (9.82%) IT Analyst
8 22 (9.82%) IT Support
9 21 (9.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 21 (9.38%) Desktop Support
10 20 (8.93%) IT Support Analyst
11 19 (8.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (8.48%) Support Engineer
11 19 (8.48%) Windows Engineer
12 17 (7.59%) Exchange Engineer
12 17 (7.59%) Senior Analyst
12 17 (7.59%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
13 16 (7.14%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.34%) .NET
2 2 (0.89%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 175 (78.13%) Blackberry
2 32 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 27 (12.05%) iPhone
4 24 (10.71%) Hedge funds
5 19 (8.48%) iPad
6 15 (6.70%) RSA SecurID
6 15 (6.70%) Video Conferencing
7 12 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.13%) Computer Science
8 7 (3.13%) Replication
9 6 (2.68%) Clustering
10 4 (1.79%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.34%) Handset
11 3 (1.34%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.89%) BYOD
12 2 (0.89%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.89%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.89%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.89%) Thin Client
13 1 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 185 (82.59%) Windows
2 104 (46.43%) Windows 7
3 66 (29.46%) Windows Server
4 60 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (18.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (13.39%) Windows 10
7 28 (12.50%) Android
7 28 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 16 (7.14%) Linux
8 16 (7.14%) Windows XP
9 14 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (5.36%) Ubuntu
11 9 (4.02%) Apple iOS
12 5 (2.23%) Unix
13 3 (1.34%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.89%) Solaris
14 2 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (32.59%) ITIL
2 20 (8.93%) Service Delivery
2 20 (8.93%) Time Management
3 18 (8.04%) Service Desk Management
4 16 (7.14%) Document Management
4 16 (7.14%) Ticket Management
5 15 (6.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 14 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (5.80%) Asset Management
7 13 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (5.80%) Migration
8 12 (5.36%) Business Continuity
8 12 (5.36%) Network Design
8 12 (5.36%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (5.36%) Scrum
8 12 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (5.36%) TOGAF
8 12 (5.36%) Translating Business Requirements
8 12 (5.36%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.52%) PowerShell
2 21 (9.38%) SQL
3 6 (2.68%) Java
4 5 (2.23%) VB
5 3 (1.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (6.70%) Degree
4 13 (5.80%) MCP
5 12 (5.36%) CCIE
5 12 (5.36%) CISSP
5 12 (5.36%) MCSA
6 10 (4.46%) MCITP
7 8 (3.57%) MCSE
8 7 (3.13%) MCDST
8 7 (3.13%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.13%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.18%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 158 (70.54%) Active Directory
2 49 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (9.82%) XenApp
4 18 (8.04%) Hyper-V
5 14 (6.25%) vSphere
6 8 (3.57%) MetaFrame
7 7 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.13%) XenServer
8 6 (2.68%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.89%) Firmware
10 2 (0.89%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.45%) BlackBerry Internet Service
11 1 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 39 (17.41%) SCCM
2 21 (9.38%) AirWatch
3 17 (7.59%) SCOM
4 12 (5.36%) Ansible
4 12 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (5.36%) Puppet
5 8 (3.57%) WSUS
6 7 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (2.68%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (2.23%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (2.23%) ServiceCenter
9 4 (1.79%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.79%) DatAdvantage
9 4 (1.79%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (1.34%) NetBackup
10 3 (1.34%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (1.34%) vCenter Server
10 3 (1.34%) XenMobile
11 2 (0.89%) Cisco UCCE
11 2 (0.89%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 126 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 79 (35.27%) Cisco
3 65 (29.02%) Citrix
4 64 (28.57%) VMware
5 49 (21.88%) HP
6 42 (18.75%) iManage
7 34 (15.18%) Dell
8 24 (10.71%) NetApp
8 24 (10.71%) Reuters
9 23 (10.27%) Bloomberg
10 16 (7.14%) CheckPoint
10 16 (7.14%) Varonis
11 15 (6.70%) Apple
11 15 (6.70%) Canon
12 12 (5.36%) CyberArk
12 12 (5.36%) Red Hat
12 12 (5.36%) Remedy
13 11 (4.91%) Charles River
13 11 (4.91%) MobileIron
14 8 (3.57%) Nimble Storage