Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 741 604 418
Rank change year-on-year -137 -186 -123
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 497 673 1,542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.39% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.92% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 366 588 1,227
UK median annual salary £35,875 £31,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.73% -8.82% +4.62%
10th Percentile £24,750 £21,250 £21,654
90th Percentile £65,625 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £28,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -3.23% +3.33%

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 75,758 73,134 89,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.68% 42.39% 43.94%
Number of salaries quoted 59,722 59,501 72,576
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,570
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.20% +7.93%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -107 485 £36,625 +18.15% 47
London -29 370 £37,500 +15.38% 29
UK excluding London -144 122 £28,500 -5.00% 21
South East -65 43 £37,500 +25.00% 7
East of England -30 22 £25,500 -15.00% 2
South West -9 21 £25,000 -23.08% 1
North of England -21 18 £26,500 +1.92% 4
Midlands -11 11 £35,000 +75.00% 4
Yorkshire +24 9 £26,500 +39.47% 2
West Midlands -18 9 £35,000 +75.00% 1
North West -27 9 £35,000 +21.74% 2
Scotland -40 5 £33,500 -53.79% 2
East Midlands +2 2 - - 3
Channel Islands 0 1 £35,000 +29.63%
Northern Ireland -3 1 £20,000 -42.86% 1

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 389 (78.27%) Windows
2 314 (63.18%) Active Directory
3 290 (58.35%) Microsoft
4 232 (46.68%) Microsoft Office
5 211 (42.45%) Finance
6 208 (41.85%) Windows 7
7 195 (39.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 152 (30.58%) ITIL
9 150 (30.18%) VMware
10 148 (29.78%) Android
11 144 (28.97%) MS Exchange
12 141 (28.37%) Citrix
13 136 (27.36%) Cisco
14 128 (25.75%) Law
15 123 (24.75%) Windows Server
16 117 (23.54%) Office 365
17 113 (22.74%) VMware Infrastructure
18 102 (20.52%) Windows Server 2008
19 100 (20.12%) Legal
20 97 (19.52%) Exchange Server 2010
21 94 (18.91%) iPhone
22 91 (18.31%) SCCM
23 90 (18.11%) LAN
24 88 (17.71%) Windows 10
25 84 (16.90%) DNS
26 83 (16.70%) Windows Server 2012
27 81 (16.30%) WAN
27 81 (16.30%) Apple
28 78 (15.69%) SLA
29 77 (15.49%) DHCP

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
1 195 (39.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 144 (28.97%) MS Exchange
3 97 (19.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 59 (11.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 56 (11.27%) Skype for Business
6 52 (10.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 25 (5.03%) SharePoint
8 17 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
10 5 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2000
12 3 (0.60%) IIS
13 2 (0.40%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.20%) MindAlign
14 1 (0.20%) Site Server
Applications
1 232 (46.68%) Microsoft Office
2 59 (11.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 55 (11.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (2.62%) Acrobat
5 7 (1.41%) Adobe Captivate
5 7 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (1.21%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.60%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.20%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (3.02%) Eikon
2 9 (1.81%) Elite 3E
3 3 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.40%) assyst
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 117 (23.54%) Office 365
2 34 (6.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.82%) Mimecast
4 13 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.81%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (1.21%) IaaS
6 6 (1.21%) SaaS
7 4 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.60%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 90 (18.11%) LAN
2 84 (16.90%) DNS
3 81 (16.30%) WAN
4 77 (15.49%) DHCP
5 70 (14.08%) VPN
6 67 (13.48%) TCP/IP
7 64 (12.88%) Firewall
8 39 (7.85%) SAN
9 36 (7.24%) Cisco IOS
9 36 (7.24%) VoIP
10 29 (5.84%) Remote Desktop
11 28 (5.63%) Skype
12 27 (5.43%) Wireless
13 24 (4.83%) 4G
14 17 (3.42%) Internet
15 16 (3.22%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (2.82%) Unified Communications
16 14 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
17 12 (2.41%) Network Security
17 12 (2.41%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Appium
1 1 (0.20%) Calabash
1 1 (0.20%) JIRA
1 1 (0.20%) Robolectric
General
1 211 (42.45%) Finance
2 128 (25.75%) Law
3 100 (20.12%) Legal
4 32 (6.44%) Banking
5 25 (5.03%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.82%) Back Office
7 8 (1.61%) German Language
8 6 (1.21%) Advertising
9 4 (0.80%) Publishing
10 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 195 (39.24%) Analyst
2 105 (21.13%) Support Analyst
3 101 (20.32%) Desktop Support
4 99 (19.92%) Service Analyst
5 87 (17.51%) Service Desk Analyst
6 72 (14.49%) 2nd Line Support
7 69 (13.88%) Support Engineer
8 54 (10.87%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 49 (9.86%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 49 (9.86%) Desktop Engineer
10 48 (9.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 42 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 38 (7.65%) IT Support
13 37 (7.44%) Senior Analyst
14 32 (6.44%) Help Desk Support
14 32 (6.44%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
15 31 (6.24%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 31 (6.24%) Systems Engineer
16 30 (6.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 29 (5.84%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.62%) WSH
2 5 (1.01%) LDAP
3 1 (0.20%) Dagger
3 1 (0.20%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 94 (18.91%) iPhone
2 49 (9.86%) Computer Science
3 46 (9.26%) Hedge funds
4 40 (8.05%) iPad
5 36 (7.24%) Video Conferencing
6 33 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (6.64%) Smartphone
6 33 (6.64%) User Experience
7 28 (5.63%) Mobile App
8 27 (5.43%) Data Centre
9 26 (5.23%) Management Information System
10 16 (3.22%) Self-Motivation
11 9 (1.81%) BYOD
11 9 (1.81%) Fintech
11 9 (1.81%) RSA SecurID
12 7 (1.41%) e-Learning
13 6 (1.21%) Wiki
14 5 (1.01%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.80%) CMDB
15 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 389 (78.27%) Windows
2 208 (41.85%) Windows 7
3 148 (29.78%) Android
4 123 (24.75%) Windows Server
5 102 (20.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 88 (17.71%) Windows 10
7 83 (16.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 57 (11.47%) Windows 8
9 55 (11.07%) Apple iOS
10 45 (9.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 44 (8.85%) Windows XP
12 26 (5.23%) Mac OS X
13 18 (3.62%) Linux
14 16 (3.22%) Windows Vista
15 14 (2.82%) Windows Mobile
16 13 (2.62%) Solaris
17 10 (2.01%) Mac OS
18 7 (1.41%) Windows Phone
19 4 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
20 3 (0.60%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (30.58%) ITIL
2 65 (13.08%) Mobile Device Management
3 63 (12.68%) Problem-Solving
4 50 (10.06%) Service Delivery
5 38 (7.65%) Ticket Management
6 34 (6.84%) Service Management
7 32 (6.44%) Service Desk Management
8 30 (6.04%) Document Management
9 28 (5.63%) Information Security
9 28 (5.63%) Kalman Filter
10 24 (4.83%) Statistics
11 23 (4.63%) Collaborative Working
11 23 (4.63%) Mentoring
12 22 (4.43%) Incident Management
13 21 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (3.62%) ITSM
14 18 (3.62%) Time Management
15 17 (3.42%) Project Management
16 16 (3.22%) CRM
17 15 (3.02%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 59 (11.87%) PowerShell
2 54 (10.87%) SQL
3 14 (2.82%) VB
4 9 (1.81%) VBScript
5 3 (0.60%) C
6 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.20%) Java
7 1 (0.20%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 77 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (15.29%) Degree
3 42 (8.45%) MCP
4 24 (4.83%) MCSA
5 20 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (3.82%) MCITP
6 19 (3.82%) MCSE
7 14 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (2.41%) A+ Certification
8 12 (2.41%) SC Cleared
8 12 (2.41%) Security Cleared
9 11 (2.21%) CCNP
9 11 (2.21%) DBS Check
9 11 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (2.21%) MCDST
10 10 (2.01%) MOS
11 7 (1.41%) CCNA
12 5 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.80%) EMCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (15.69%) SLA
2 12 (2.41%) QA
3 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 314 (63.18%) Active Directory
2 113 (22.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (9.26%) XenApp
4 44 (8.85%) Hyper-V
5 19 (3.82%) XenServer
6 18 (3.62%) MetaFrame
7 17 (3.42%) vSphere
7 17 (3.42%) XenDesktop
8 13 (2.62%) Virtual Desktop
9 12 (2.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (1.61%) BitLocker
11 8 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (1.41%) Xen
13 6 (1.21%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 2 (0.40%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.40%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 91 (18.31%) SCCM
2 54 (10.87%) AirWatch
3 33 (6.64%) Microsoft Intune
4 23 (4.63%) Backup Exec
5 21 (4.23%) WSUS
6 18 (3.62%) Norton AntiVirus
7 15 (3.02%) SCOM
8 12 (2.41%) XenMobile
9 11 (2.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 10 (2.01%) SCOrch
11 9 (1.81%) DameWare
12 8 (1.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 8 (1.61%) SCDPM
12 8 (1.61%) SCSM
12 8 (1.61%) SCVMM
12 8 (1.61%) vCenter Server
13 7 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
14 6 (1.21%) MIMEsweeper
14 6 (1.21%) ServiceCenter
15 5 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 290 (58.35%) Microsoft
2 150 (30.18%) VMware
3 141 (28.37%) Citrix
4 136 (27.36%) Cisco
5 81 (16.30%) Apple
6 67 (13.48%) Bloomberg
7 66 (13.28%) iManage
8 64 (12.88%) HP
9 55 (11.07%) MobileIron
10 51 (10.26%) NetApp
11 50 (10.06%) Reuters
12 35 (7.04%) Dell
13 30 (6.04%) Symantec
14 28 (5.63%) Nimble Storage
15 27 (5.43%) Mitel
16 25 (5.03%) FactSet
17 22 (4.43%) EMC
18 19 (3.82%) Adobe
19 17 (3.42%) Computacenter
20 14 (2.82%) Remedy