Period
to 22 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 834 767 613
Rank change year-on-year -67 -154 -118
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 245 424 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.65% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 168 298 512
UK median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,875 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £28,000 £33,450 £30,000
% change year-on-year -16.29% +11.50% -14.29%

Blackberry is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 54,069 65,573 71,291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.87% 39.38% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 40,519 50,202 53,067
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in the UK

Blackberry
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Blackberry in the UK

Blackberry
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Blackberry in the UK

Blackberry
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the UK over the 6 months to 22 September 2019. 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 -69 222 £32,000 -24.71% 28
London -13 129 £32,500 -31.58% 10
UK excluding London +6 113 £28,000 -16.29% 21
North of England +11 32 £29,500 -13.55% 8
North West +35 30 £29,500 -25.32% 6
South East +6 29 £30,000 +13.21% 6
Midlands +29 22 £23,000 -28.13%
Northern Ireland 0 18 £23,000 +9.52%
West Midlands +41 13 £23,000 -28.13%
East Midlands +17 9 - -
South West -23 8 £32,000 -41.82% 3
Scotland +11 2 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Yorkshire -11 2 £20,500 -39.93% 2
East of England +39 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 £32,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, IT jobs citing Blackberry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 187 (76.33%) Windows
2 179 (73.06%) Microsoft
3 165 (67.35%) Active Directory
4 125 (51.02%) Windows 7
5 117 (47.76%) Microsoft Office
6 112 (45.71%) ITIL
7 108 (44.08%) Office 365
8 99 (40.41%) Windows 10
9 95 (38.78%) Android
10 86 (35.10%) Citrix
11 77 (31.43%) MS Exchange
12 75 (30.61%) Apple
13 68 (27.76%) Microsoft Certification
14 64 (26.12%) SCCM
15 62 (25.31%) Windows Server
16 60 (24.49%) Microsoft Excel
16 60 (24.49%) MCP
17 59 (24.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 57 (23.27%) iPhone
19 56 (22.86%) Cisco
20 55 (22.45%) VPN
21 49 (20.00%) Management Information System
22 48 (19.59%) Problem-Solving
23 46 (18.78%) Finance
24 44 (17.96%) TCP/IP
25 42 (17.14%) LAN
26 41 (16.73%) Smartphone
27 40 (16.33%) WAN
28 38 (15.51%) Windows Server 2012
29 37 (15.10%) Incident Management

Blackberry
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 77 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 32 (13.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 32 (13.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (11.02%) Skype for Business
5 20 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (4.90%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.63%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 117 (47.76%) Microsoft Office
2 60 (24.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 59 (24.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (6.12%) Acrobat
4 15 (6.12%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (5.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (6.53%) Elite 3E
2 15 (6.12%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 108 (44.08%) Office 365
2 14 (5.71%) Azure
3 6 (2.45%) AWS
4 3 (1.22%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.82%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 55 (22.45%) VPN
2 44 (17.96%) TCP/IP
3 42 (17.14%) LAN
4 40 (16.33%) WAN
5 35 (14.29%) DNS
6 34 (13.88%) Network Security
7 31 (12.65%) Skype
8 28 (11.43%) DHCP
9 23 (9.39%) Internet
10 17 (6.94%) Remote Desktop
10 17 (6.94%) WebEx
11 15 (6.12%) Wireless
12 14 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (5.71%) VoIP
13 9 (3.67%) NAS
14 7 (2.86%) Firewall
14 7 (2.86%) IMAP
14 7 (2.86%) POP3
14 7 (2.86%) SMTP
15 6 (2.45%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.63%) GCC
2 3 (1.22%) Hudson
General
1 46 (18.78%) Finance
2 26 (10.61%) Law
3 11 (4.49%) Legal
4 9 (3.67%) Retail
5 7 (2.86%) Banking
6 5 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.82%) Advertising
7 2 (0.82%) Billing
8 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.41%) French Language
8 1 (0.41%) German Language
8 1 (0.41%) Local Government
8 1 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 80 (32.65%) Analyst
2 47 (19.18%) Desktop Support
3 46 (18.78%) Support Analyst
4 40 (16.33%) Support Engineer
5 32 (13.06%) Service Analyst
5 32 (13.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 30 (12.24%) IT Support
7 25 (10.20%) IT Analyst
8 24 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support
8 24 (9.80%) Desktop Analyst
8 24 (9.80%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 23 (9.39%) IT Support Analyst
10 19 (7.76%) Technical Support
11 16 (6.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (6.12%) IT Trainer
12 15 (6.12%) Technical Engineer
12 15 (6.12%) Technical Support Engineer
12 15 (6.12%) Trainer
13 12 (4.90%) Field Support Engineer
13 12 (4.90%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.90%) CSS
2 7 (2.86%) LDAP
2 7 (2.86%) MAPI
3 5 (2.04%) Web Services
4 4 (1.63%) J2ME
4 4 (1.63%) RESTful
5 1 (0.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (23.27%) iPhone
2 49 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 41 (16.73%) Smartphone
4 26 (10.61%) iPad
5 22 (8.98%) Data Centre
5 22 (8.98%) Mobile App
6 20 (8.16%) User Experience
7 19 (7.76%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (5.31%) Driving Licence
9 12 (4.90%) Fat Client
9 12 (4.90%) PDA
9 12 (4.90%) Thin Client
10 9 (3.67%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (3.27%) Handset
12 7 (2.86%) Clustering
13 6 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (2.45%) BYOD
13 6 (2.45%) CMDB
14 5 (2.04%) Replication
15 2 (0.82%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 187 (76.33%) Windows
2 125 (51.02%) Windows 7
3 99 (40.41%) Windows 10
4 95 (38.78%) Android
5 62 (25.31%) Windows Server
6 38 (15.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (10.61%) Apple iOS
8 22 (8.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (7.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (7.35%) Windows XP
11 14 (5.71%) Windows 8
12 12 (4.90%) Windows 2000
12 12 (4.90%) Windows Vista
13 10 (4.08%) Mac OS X
14 8 (3.27%) Mac OS
15 7 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
16 6 (2.45%) Linux
17 4 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (1.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (45.71%) ITIL
2 48 (19.59%) Problem-Solving
3 37 (15.10%) Incident Management
4 33 (13.47%) Mobile Device Management
4 33 (13.47%) Service Delivery
5 26 (10.61%) Service Management
6 25 (10.20%) Information Security
7 22 (8.98%) ITIL V3
8 19 (7.76%) Collaborative Working
9 18 (7.35%) Change Management
10 16 (6.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 16 (6.53%) Statistics
11 15 (6.12%) Asset Management
11 15 (6.12%) Break/Fix
12 13 (5.31%) Problem Management
13 12 (4.90%) ITSM
14 10 (4.08%) Proactive Monitoring
14 10 (4.08%) Project Management
15 9 (3.67%) Information Security Management
15 9 (3.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.43%) PowerShell
2 12 (4.90%) VBScript
3 6 (2.45%) Python
4 3 (1.22%) SQL
5 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (27.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (24.49%) MCP
3 35 (14.29%) MCDST
4 30 (12.24%) MCSE
5 25 (10.20%) MCSA
6 19 (7.76%) MCITP
7 8 (3.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.86%) Degree
9 6 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (2.04%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.04%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.63%) A+ Certification
11 4 (1.63%) RHCSA
12 3 (1.22%) CCNA
12 3 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.22%) MOS
13 2 (0.82%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.43%) SLA
2 3 (1.22%) PMO
3 2 (0.82%) GDPR
3 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 165 (67.35%) Active Directory
2 17 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.90%) XenDesktop
4 11 (4.49%) XenApp
5 9 (3.67%) Hyper-V
6 7 (2.86%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
7 3 (1.22%) vSphere
8 2 (0.82%) NFS
8 2 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.41%) Firmware
9 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.41%) UAG
9 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 64 (26.12%) SCCM
2 33 (13.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 18 (7.35%) Cisco CUCM
3 18 (7.35%) ServiceCenter
4 11 (4.49%) SCOM
5 8 (3.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (2.45%) Ansible
7 6 (2.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (2.04%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.63%) WhatsUp Gold
10 2 (0.82%) Control-M
10 2 (0.82%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.82%) vRealize
11 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.41%) Jamf Pro
11 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.41%) MIMEsweeper
11 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 179 (73.06%) Microsoft
2 86 (35.10%) Citrix
3 75 (30.61%) Apple
4 56 (22.86%) Cisco
5 32 (13.06%) MobileIron
6 31 (12.65%) VMware
7 28 (11.43%) ServiceNow
8 27 (11.02%) HP
9 25 (10.20%) Dell
10 23 (9.39%) Bloomberg
11 21 (8.57%) iManage
11 21 (8.57%) Remedy
12 20 (8.16%) Reuters
13 16 (6.53%) Adobe
13 16 (6.53%) Computacenter
14 14 (5.71%) McAfee
15 12 (4.90%) Lotus
16 10 (4.08%) Symantec
17 9 (3.67%) IronPort
18 8 (3.27%) Sophos