Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 710 613 456
Rank change year-on-year -97 -157 -138
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 505 692 1,373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.40% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.93% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 351 558 1,139
UK median annual salary £37,500 £31,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -7.35% +4.62%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,375 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% -7.69% +12.07%

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 75,344 74,192 87,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.35% 42.87% 43.61%
Number of salaries quoted 58,448 59,082 71,256
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +5.38%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%

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 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Blackberry in the UK

Blackberry
Top 14 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 24 June 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 -118 476 £38,000 +20.63% 35
London -28 356 £39,500 +21.54% 12
UK excluding London -113 137 £31,000 +3.33% 25
South East -57 50 £32,500 +8.33% 12
South West +6 28 £50,000 +53.85% 5
North of England -6 19 £30,313 +23.72% 4
East of England -28 18 £24,000 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire +32 11 £26,500 +10.42% 1
Northern Ireland +8 8 £21,000 -37.78%
North West -26 8 £39,000 +47.17% 2
Scotland -29 7 £32,500 -55.17% 1
West Midlands 0 5 £32,000 +60.00%
Midlands -8 5 £32,000 +56.10%
Channel Islands -1 2 £35,000 +29.63% 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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.

1 395 (78.22%) Windows
2 327 (64.75%) Active Directory
3 291 (57.62%) Microsoft
4 231 (45.74%) Finance
5 209 (41.39%) Microsoft Office
6 202 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 193 (38.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 178 (35.25%) ITIL
9 173 (34.26%) MS Exchange
10 164 (32.48%) Cisco
11 157 (31.09%) VMware
12 150 (29.70%) Android
13 135 (26.73%) Citrix
14 132 (26.14%) Office 365
15 126 (24.95%) Windows Server
16 125 (24.75%) VMware Infrastructure
17 106 (20.99%) Windows 10
18 102 (20.20%) Apple
19 100 (19.80%) iPhone
19 100 (19.80%) Exchange Server 2010
20 98 (19.41%) LAN
20 98 (19.41%) Law
21 97 (19.21%) SCCM
22 93 (18.42%) WAN
22 93 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
23 89 (17.62%) Windows Server 2012
24 88 (17.43%) Legal
25 86 (17.03%) DNS
25 86 (17.03%) PowerShell
26 82 (16.24%) SLA

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
1 193 (38.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 173 (34.26%) MS Exchange
3 100 (19.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 61 (12.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 56 (11.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 46 (9.11%) Skype for Business
7 23 (4.55%) SharePoint
8 18 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (2.18%) Office Communications Server
10 8 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2000
11 5 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.59%) IIS
13 2 (0.40%) CMS
14 1 (0.20%) MindAlign
Applications
1 209 (41.39%) Microsoft Office
2 66 (13.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 59 (11.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 23 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (2.57%) MS Visio
6 9 (1.78%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.99%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.59%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.20%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (2.18%) Eikon
2 2 (0.40%) assyst
2 2 (0.40%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 132 (26.14%) Office 365
2 36 (7.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.58%) Mimecast
5 7 (1.39%) G Suite
6 6 (1.19%) IaaS
6 6 (1.19%) SaaS
7 4 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 98 (19.41%) LAN
2 93 (18.42%) WAN
3 86 (17.03%) DNS
4 80 (15.84%) DHCP
5 77 (15.25%) VPN
6 72 (14.26%) TCP/IP
7 70 (13.86%) Firewall
8 55 (10.89%) Cisco IOS
9 38 (7.52%) SAN
10 32 (6.34%) VoIP
11 31 (6.14%) Remote Desktop
12 23 (4.55%) 4G
13 22 (4.36%) Internet
14 21 (4.16%) Network Security
14 21 (4.16%) Wireless
15 20 (3.96%) WebEx
16 18 (3.56%) Cisco ASA
17 17 (3.37%) Skype
18 14 (2.77%) NAS
18 14 (2.77%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.13%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (0.79%) WinDbg
2 3 (0.59%) Appium
2 3 (0.59%) Calabash
2 3 (0.59%) fastlane
2 3 (0.59%) Robolectric
3 2 (0.40%) GCC
3 2 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 231 (45.74%) Finance
2 98 (19.41%) Law
3 88 (17.43%) Legal
4 32 (6.34%) Banking
5 20 (3.96%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.56%) Back Office
7 7 (1.39%) German Language
8 6 (1.19%) Advertising
9 4 (0.79%) Publishing
10 2 (0.40%) French Language
10 2 (0.40%) Front Office
10 2 (0.40%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.40%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.20%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 170 (33.66%) Analyst
2 94 (18.61%) Desktop Support
3 91 (18.02%) Service Analyst
4 82 (16.24%) Support Analyst
5 81 (16.04%) Service Desk Analyst
6 69 (13.66%) Support Engineer
7 54 (10.69%) 2nd Line Support
8 45 (8.91%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 42 (8.32%) Desktop Engineer
9 42 (8.32%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 40 (7.92%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
11 38 (7.52%) Systems Engineer
12 34 (6.73%) Windows Engineer
13 33 (6.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 30 (5.94%) Senior Analyst
15 29 (5.74%) IT Support
15 29 (5.74%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
16 26 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 25 (4.95%) Architect
17 25 (4.95%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.17%) WSH
2 3 (0.59%) Dagger
2 3 (0.59%) LDAP
2 3 (0.59%) RxJava
3 1 (0.20%) CGI
3 1 (0.20%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 100 (19.80%) iPhone
2 57 (11.29%) Hedge funds
3 49 (9.70%) Computer Science
4 46 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (9.11%) Management Information System
5 45 (8.91%) User Experience
6 44 (8.71%) iPad
7 41 (8.12%) Video Conferencing
8 39 (7.72%) Mobile App
8 39 (7.72%) Smartphone
9 34 (6.73%) Data Centre
10 22 (4.36%) Self-Motivation
11 21 (4.16%) Fintech
12 11 (2.18%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (1.78%) Driving Licence
14 8 (1.58%) Handset
15 6 (1.19%) Wiki
16 5 (0.99%) e-Learning
16 5 (0.99%) Public Cloud
16 5 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 395 (78.22%) Windows
2 202 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 150 (29.70%) Android
4 126 (24.95%) Windows Server
5 106 (20.99%) Windows 10
6 93 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 89 (17.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 66 (13.07%) Apple iOS
9 45 (8.91%) Windows 8
10 39 (7.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 38 (7.52%) Windows XP
12 36 (7.13%) Linux
13 24 (4.75%) Mac OS X
14 16 (3.17%) Solaris
15 15 (2.97%) Windows Mobile
16 13 (2.57%) Mac OS
17 12 (2.38%) Windows Vista
18 6 (1.19%) Windows Phone
19 5 (0.99%) BlackBerry OS
20 3 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (35.25%) ITIL
2 80 (15.84%) Mobile Device Management
3 58 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
4 55 (10.89%) Service Delivery
5 53 (10.50%) Service Management
6 44 (8.71%) Information Security
7 43 (8.51%) Ticket Management
8 39 (7.72%) Project Management
9 36 (7.13%) Statistics
10 34 (6.73%) Collaborative Working
11 33 (6.53%) Kalman Filter
12 28 (5.54%) Incident Management
12 28 (5.54%) Service Desk Management
13 25 (4.95%) ITSM
13 25 (4.95%) Mentoring
14 23 (4.55%) Test Automation
15 21 (4.16%) Document Management
16 19 (3.76%) Disaster Recovery
17 18 (3.56%) Enterprise Architecture
18 16 (3.17%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 86 (17.03%) PowerShell
2 69 (13.66%) SQL
3 16 (3.17%) VB
4 15 (2.97%) VBScript
5 4 (0.79%) C
5 4 (0.79%) Java
6 3 (0.59%) Kotlin
7 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 79 (15.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 78 (15.45%) Degree
3 36 (7.13%) MCP
4 26 (5.15%) MCSA
5 24 (4.75%) A+ Certification
6 23 (4.55%) MCITP
6 23 (4.55%) Security Cleared
7 21 (4.16%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (4.16%) SC Cleared
8 19 (3.76%) DBS Check
9 18 (3.56%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (3.17%) MCDST
11 14 (2.77%) CCNA
12 11 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
12 11 (2.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 11 (2.18%) MCSE
12 11 (2.18%) MCTS
13 10 (1.98%) TOGAF Certification
14 9 (1.78%) MOS
15 8 (1.58%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (16.24%) SLA
2 20 (3.96%) QA
3 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 327 (64.75%) Active Directory
2 125 (24.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (9.31%) Hyper-V
4 41 (8.12%) XenApp
5 20 (3.96%) XenServer
6 18 (3.56%) MetaFrame
7 17 (3.37%) Virtual Desktop
7 17 (3.37%) vSphere
8 12 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (2.18%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (1.19%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.79%) BitLocker
12 4 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.79%) Xen
13 3 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.40%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 97 (19.21%) SCCM
2 57 (11.29%) AirWatch
3 39 (7.72%) Microsoft Intune
4 25 (4.95%) Backup Exec
5 24 (4.75%) Norton AntiVirus
6 21 (4.16%) WSUS
7 18 (3.56%) SCOM
8 17 (3.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 12 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
10 10 (1.98%) ServiceCenter
10 10 (1.98%) vRealize
10 10 (1.98%) XenMobile
11 9 (1.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 8 (1.58%) DameWare
13 7 (1.39%) vCenter Server
14 6 (1.19%) MIMEsweeper
15 4 (0.79%) SCDPM
15 4 (0.79%) SCOrch
15 4 (0.79%) SCSM
15 4 (0.79%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 291 (57.62%) Microsoft
2 164 (32.48%) Cisco
3 157 (31.09%) VMware
4 135 (26.73%) Citrix
5 102 (20.20%) Apple
6 80 (15.84%) Bloomberg
7 63 (12.48%) MobileIron
7 63 (12.48%) Reuters
8 62 (12.28%) iManage
9 60 (11.88%) NetApp
10 53 (10.50%) HP
11 40 (7.92%) Symantec
12 37 (7.33%) Dell
12 37 (7.33%) Nimble Storage
13 24 (4.75%) EMC
14 21 (4.16%) Mitel
15 20 (3.96%) FactSet
16 18 (3.56%) Google
17 17 (3.37%) Bomgar
18 16 (3.17%) Remedy