Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 729 609 474
Rank change year-on-year -120 -135 -108
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 454 738 1,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.42% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.94% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 318 517 1,039
UK median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £21,725
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +20.69%

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 73,541 78,101 85,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.52% 44.31% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 56,836 59,549 69,781
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 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 -143 420 £42,500 +30.77% 25
London -131 277 £42,500 +30.77% 17
UK excluding London -35 169 £32,500 +8.33% 9
South East -32 51 £28,250 -2.59% 3
North of England +31 31 £34,125 +39.29% 2
South West +22 31 £55,000 +100.00%
East of England +26 26 £24,000 -26.15% 3
North West +8 16 £39,500 +51.92% 2
Midlands +3 16 £32,000 +10.34%
Yorkshire +42 15 £34,125 +42.19%
Northern Ireland +8 14 £21,000 -35.38%
East Midlands +8 10 - -
West Midlands +18 6 £32,000 +6.67%
Scotland -32 5 £32,500 -50.00% 1
Channel Islands - 3 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 360 (79.30%) Windows
2 280 (61.67%) Active Directory
3 253 (55.73%) Microsoft
4 210 (46.26%) Finance
5 189 (41.63%) Windows 7
6 187 (41.19%) ITIL
7 165 (36.34%) MS Exchange
8 160 (35.24%) Microsoft Office
9 140 (30.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 139 (30.62%) Cisco
11 127 (27.97%) VMware
12 121 (26.65%) Android
13 117 (25.77%) Citrix
13 117 (25.77%) Windows Server
14 115 (25.33%) Windows 10
15 114 (25.11%) iPhone
16 111 (24.45%) Apple
17 108 (23.79%) Office 365
18 100 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
19 90 (19.82%) Microsoft Certification
20 89 (19.60%) PowerShell
21 81 (17.84%) LAN
22 79 (17.40%) SCCM
22 79 (17.40%) Apple iOS
23 78 (17.18%) TCP/IP
24 77 (16.96%) SLA
25 76 (16.74%) Bloomberg
25 76 (16.74%) Windows Server 2012
26 75 (16.52%) Mobile Device Management
27 73 (16.08%) Exchange Server 2010

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
1 165 (36.34%) MS Exchange
2 140 (30.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 73 (16.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 49 (10.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 47 (10.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 32 (7.05%) Skype for Business
7 20 (4.41%) SharePoint
8 19 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (1.98%) Office Communications Server
10 8 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (1.76%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.44%) CMS
12 1 (0.22%) MindAlign
12 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 160 (35.24%) Microsoft Office
2 61 (13.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 45 (9.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 32 (7.05%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (2.42%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.88%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.44%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.44%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.22%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) assyst
2 2 (0.44%) Eikon
3 1 (0.22%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.22%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.22%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 108 (23.79%) Office 365
2 42 (9.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.20%) G Suite
4 10 (2.20%) IaaS
5 6 (1.32%) Mimecast
5 6 (1.32%) SaaS
6 4 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.88%) PaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 81 (17.84%) LAN
2 78 (17.18%) TCP/IP
3 69 (15.20%) WAN
4 68 (14.98%) VPN
5 66 (14.54%) DNS
6 57 (12.56%) DHCP
6 57 (12.56%) Firewall
7 44 (9.69%) Cisco IOS
8 38 (8.37%) Network Security
9 30 (6.61%) Internet
10 27 (5.95%) Remote Desktop
11 22 (4.85%) SAN
12 21 (4.63%) Intrusion Detection
12 21 (4.63%) Software-Defined Networking
12 21 (4.63%) Unified Communications
13 19 (4.19%) WebEx
14 18 (3.96%) Wireless
15 14 (3.08%) Skype
16 12 (2.64%) 4G
16 12 (2.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (2.86%) WinDbg
2 5 (1.10%) GCC
3 3 (0.66%) Appium
3 3 (0.66%) Calabash
3 3 (0.66%) fastlane
3 3 (0.66%) Robolectric
4 2 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 210 (46.26%) Finance
2 68 (14.98%) Law
3 59 (13.00%) Legal
4 31 (6.83%) Banking
5 12 (2.64%) Back Office
6 10 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.98%) Publishing
8 4 (0.88%) German Language
8 4 (0.88%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.66%) Private Banking
9 3 (0.66%) Retail
9 3 (0.66%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.44%) French Language
10 2 (0.44%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.22%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) Front Office
11 1 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 145 (31.94%) Analyst
2 79 (17.40%) Desktop Support
3 77 (16.96%) Support Analyst
4 68 (14.98%) Service Analyst
5 59 (13.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 42 (9.25%) Support Engineer
7 37 (8.15%) 2nd Line Support
8 33 (7.27%) Architect
9 32 (7.05%) Service Manager
10 29 (6.39%) IT Support
10 29 (6.39%) Systems Engineer
11 25 (5.51%) Deskside Engineer
11 25 (5.51%) IT Analyst
12 23 (5.07%) Desktop Analyst
12 23 (5.07%) Windows Support Analyst
13 22 (4.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 22 (4.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 22 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
13 22 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
14 21 (4.63%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.20%) WSH
2 3 (0.66%) Dagger
2 3 (0.66%) RxJava
3 1 (0.22%) CGI
3 1 (0.22%) MAPI
3 1 (0.22%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 114 (25.11%) iPhone
2 49 (10.79%) iPad
3 45 (9.91%) Management Information System
4 43 (9.47%) Hedge funds
5 42 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (8.81%) User Experience
7 39 (8.59%) Data Centre
8 38 (8.37%) Video Conferencing
9 33 (7.27%) Self-Motivation
9 33 (7.27%) Smartphone
10 28 (6.17%) Mobile App
11 27 (5.95%) Computer Science
12 25 (5.51%) Fintech
13 22 (4.85%) Hybrid Cloud
14 17 (3.74%) Handset
15 14 (3.08%) Fat Client
15 14 (3.08%) Thin Client
16 12 (2.64%) Driving Licence
17 10 (2.20%) AS400
17 10 (2.20%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 360 (79.30%) Windows
2 189 (41.63%) Windows 7
3 121 (26.65%) Android
4 117 (25.77%) Windows Server
5 115 (25.33%) Windows 10
6 79 (17.40%) Apple iOS
7 76 (16.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 61 (13.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (10.35%) Windows 8
10 40 (8.81%) Linux
11 31 (6.83%) Windows XP
12 21 (4.63%) Mac OS X
13 18 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (3.74%) Windows Mobile
15 14 (3.08%) Mac OS
16 10 (2.20%) Solaris
16 10 (2.20%) Windows Vista
17 9 (1.98%) Windows Phone
18 5 (1.10%) BlackBerry OS
19 2 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (41.19%) ITIL
2 75 (16.52%) Mobile Device Management
3 66 (14.54%) Service Management
4 57 (12.56%) Problem-Solving
5 52 (11.45%) Service Delivery
6 49 (10.79%) Project Management
7 44 (9.69%) Ticket Management
8 36 (7.93%) Incident Management
9 35 (7.71%) Information Security
10 34 (7.49%) ITSM
11 30 (6.61%) Enterprise Architecture
12 27 (5.95%) Test Automation
13 26 (5.73%) Statistics
14 25 (5.51%) Data Protection
14 25 (5.51%) Mentoring
15 24 (5.29%) Collaborative Working
16 23 (5.07%) Security Monitoring
17 22 (4.85%) Kalman Filter
18 21 (4.63%) ArchiMate
18 21 (4.63%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 89 (19.60%) PowerShell
2 49 (10.79%) SQL
3 25 (5.51%) VBScript
4 12 (2.64%) Java
5 11 (2.42%) VB
6 4 (0.88%) C
7 3 (0.66%) Kotlin
8 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 90 (19.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (11.23%) Degree
3 45 (9.91%) MCSA
4 40 (8.81%) MCP
5 35 (7.71%) A+ Certification
6 33 (7.27%) Security Cleared
7 31 (6.83%) MCDST
8 29 (6.39%) SC Cleared
9 25 (5.51%) MCITP
10 21 (4.63%) TOGAF Certification
11 18 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (3.74%) DBS Check
13 16 (3.52%) DV Cleared
14 15 (3.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 15 (3.30%) MCSE
15 13 (2.86%) CCNA
16 11 (2.42%) MCTS
17 10 (2.20%) MOS
18 9 (1.98%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (16.96%) SLA
2 22 (4.85%) QA
3 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.44%) PMO
4 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 280 (61.67%) Active Directory
2 100 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (6.83%) Hyper-V
4 28 (6.17%) Virtual Desktop
5 20 (4.41%) XenApp
6 12 (2.64%) XenServer
7 11 (2.42%) MetaFrame
7 11 (2.42%) Virtual Servers
7 11 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.76%) vSphere
8 8 (1.76%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.88%) BitLocker
11 4 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.88%) Xen
12 1 (0.22%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 79 (17.40%) SCCM
2 44 (9.69%) AirWatch
3 33 (7.27%) Microsoft Intune
4 23 (5.07%) SCOM
5 21 (4.63%) vRealize
6 20 (4.41%) Cisco CUCM
7 17 (3.74%) Norton AntiVirus
7 17 (3.74%) ServiceCenter
8 16 (3.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 15 (3.30%) Backup Exec
10 13 (2.86%) Perfmon
11 11 (2.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 9 (1.98%) WSUS
13 6 (1.32%) XenMobile
14 4 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 4 (0.88%) SCDPM
14 4 (0.88%) SCOrch
14 4 (0.88%) SCSM
14 4 (0.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 253 (55.73%) Microsoft
2 139 (30.62%) Cisco
3 127 (27.97%) VMware
4 117 (25.77%) Citrix
5 111 (24.45%) Apple
6 76 (16.74%) Bloomberg
7 65 (14.32%) Reuters
8 58 (12.78%) MobileIron
9 41 (9.03%) NetApp
10 37 (8.15%) HP
11 32 (7.05%) Dell
11 32 (7.05%) Symantec
12 30 (6.61%) iManage
13 25 (5.51%) Remedy
14 24 (5.29%) Nimble Storage
15 21 (4.63%) Google
15 21 (4.63%) Sony
16 20 (4.41%) ServiceNow
17 16 (3.52%) Mitel
18 15 (3.30%) Bomgar