Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
UK
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 847 890 738
Rank change year-on-year +43 -152 -122
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 135 242 492
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.41% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 105 210 374
Median annual salary £34,000 £42,500 £35,875
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +18.47% +15.73%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £28,000 £41,125 £28,500
% change year-on-year -31.91% +44.30% -5.00%

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 44,411 58,736 67,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.56% 39.41% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 34,095 44,190 53,093
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in the UK

Blackberry
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Blackberry.

Salary trend for Blackberry in the UK

Blackberry
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Blackberry over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 2020. 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 +40 126 £35,000 -17.65% 17
London +48 90 £39,250 -7.65% 8
UK excluding London +85 44 £28,000 -31.91% 10
North of England +50 16 £28,000 -39.46% 4
North West +49 16 £28,000 -39.46% 4
South East +65 11 £55,000 +83.33% 3
East of England +50 4 £22,000 -48.24%
Midlands +40 4 £55,500 +0.91% 1
Channel Islands - 4 £25,000 -
West Midlands +48 3 £21,000 -65.00% 1
Scotland +38 3 - - 1
South West +61 2 £25,500 -57.50% 1
East Midlands +38 1 £90,000 +166.67%
Wales - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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.

1 116 (85.93%) Windows
2 84 (62.22%) Active Directory
3 83 (61.48%) Microsoft
4 67 (49.63%) Windows 10
5 58 (42.96%) Office 365
6 54 (40.00%) Android
6 54 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
7 51 (37.78%) Windows 7
8 49 (36.30%) ITIL
9 40 (29.63%) TCP/IP
10 38 (28.15%) Windows Server
11 36 (26.67%) MS Exchange
12 34 (25.19%) Finance
13 32 (23.70%) Citrix
14 31 (22.96%) iPhone
15 30 (22.22%) Apple
16 28 (20.74%) Internet
16 28 (20.74%) DHCP
16 28 (20.74%) DNS
17 26 (19.26%) Cisco
17 26 (19.26%) Management Information System
17 26 (19.26%) VMware
17 26 (19.26%) Smartphone
18 24 (17.78%) Microsoft Intune
19 22 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
19 22 (16.30%) Wireless
19 22 (16.30%) Microsoft Excel
20 21 (15.56%) Law
21 20 (14.81%) VPN
21 20 (14.81%) Apple iOS

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 36 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 22 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.41%) Skype for Business
4 9 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.22%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.22%) IIS
8 3 (2.22%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.48%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.74%) CMS
10 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 54 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (16.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.48%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.74%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 58 (42.96%) Office 365
2 17 (12.59%) Azure
3 12 (8.89%) Mimecast
4 9 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (4.44%) G Suite
6 2 (1.48%) AWS
7 1 (0.74%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 40 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 28 (20.74%) DHCP
2 28 (20.74%) DNS
2 28 (20.74%) Internet
3 22 (16.30%) Wireless
4 20 (14.81%) VPN
5 19 (14.07%) Remote Desktop
6 15 (11.11%) LAN
7 14 (10.37%) WAN
8 11 (8.15%) VoIP
9 10 (7.41%) Skype
10 5 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (2.96%) Intranet
11 4 (2.96%) Network Security
11 4 (2.96%) PBX
11 4 (2.96%) Unified Communications
12 3 (2.22%) Firewall
13 2 (1.48%) NAS
13 2 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.74%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) WinDbg
General
1 34 (25.19%) Finance
2 21 (15.56%) Law
3 12 (8.89%) Legal
4 11 (8.15%) Banking
5 7 (5.19%) French Language
6 5 (3.70%) Advertising
7 4 (2.96%) Marketing
7 4 (2.96%) Retail
8 3 (2.22%) Back Office
8 3 (2.22%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.22%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.74%) Games
9 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (28.89%) Desktop Support
2 37 (27.41%) Analyst
3 32 (23.70%) Support Engineer
4 25 (18.52%) Support Analyst
5 18 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 18 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 11 (8.15%) Desktop Analyst
6 11 (8.15%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 11 (8.15%) Help Desk Analyst
6 11 (8.15%) IT Support
7 10 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
7 10 (7.41%) Windows Support Analyst
8 9 (6.67%) Service Analyst
9 8 (5.93%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 8 (5.93%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (5.93%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 8 (5.93%) Messaging Engineer
9 8 (5.93%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.44%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.96%) ODBC
2 2 (1.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.96%) iPhone
2 26 (19.26%) Management Information System
2 26 (19.26%) Smartphone
3 16 (11.85%) iPad
3 16 (11.85%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (9.63%) User Experience
5 9 (6.67%) Mobile App
6 7 (5.19%) Data Centre
7 6 (4.44%) BYOD
8 4 (2.96%) AS400
8 4 (2.96%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.96%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.96%) Handset
8 4 (2.96%) Thin Client
9 3 (2.22%) Clustering
10 2 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.48%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.48%) PDA
10 2 (1.48%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 116 (85.93%) Windows
2 67 (49.63%) Windows 10
3 54 (40.00%) Android
4 51 (37.78%) Windows 7
5 38 (28.15%) Windows Server
6 20 (14.81%) Apple iOS
7 19 (14.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2016
9 12 (8.89%) Windows XP
10 9 (6.67%) Mac OS
10 9 (6.67%) Mac OS X
11 8 (5.93%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.96%) Linux
13 2 (1.48%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (1.48%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.74%) CentOS
14 1 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.30%) ITIL
2 18 (13.33%) Service Management
3 14 (10.37%) Incident Management
4 13 (9.63%) Mobile Device Management
5 12 (8.89%) ITIL V3
5 12 (8.89%) Service Delivery
6 10 (7.41%) Information Security
6 10 (7.41%) Investment Management
6 10 (7.41%) Statistics
7 9 (6.67%) Break/Fix
7 9 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
7 9 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 9 (6.67%) Line Management
8 8 (5.93%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (5.19%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.19%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (4.44%) Application Packaging
11 5 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (3.70%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.07%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.44%) SQL
3 4 (2.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.63%) Degree
3 12 (8.89%) MCP
4 8 (5.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.70%) MCDST
6 5 (3.70%) MCITP
7 4 (2.96%) MCSA
8 3 (2.22%) MCSE
9 2 (1.48%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.48%) MCTS
9 2 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.74%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.89%) SLA
2 2 (1.48%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 84 (62.22%) Active Directory
2 17 (12.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.89%) XenApp
3 12 (8.89%) XenDesktop
4 9 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.96%) BitLocker
5 4 (2.96%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (2.96%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.96%) vSphere
6 2 (1.48%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.74%) Firmware
7 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.74%) UAG
Systems Management
1 24 (17.78%) Microsoft Intune
2 20 (14.81%) SCCM
3 8 (5.93%) vCenter Server
4 5 (3.70%) NetVault Backup
5 4 (2.96%) AirWatch
5 4 (2.96%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (2.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.96%) Perfmon
5 4 (2.96%) SCDPM
5 4 (2.96%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.96%) SCSM
5 4 (2.96%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.96%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.48%) WSUS
8 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 83 (61.48%) Microsoft
2 32 (23.70%) Citrix
3 30 (22.22%) Apple
4 26 (19.26%) Cisco
4 26 (19.26%) VMware
5 20 (14.81%) MobileIron
6 19 (14.07%) iManage
7 13 (9.63%) Dell
8 12 (8.89%) Bloomberg
8 12 (8.89%) ServiceNow
9 10 (7.41%) Reuters
10 9 (6.67%) Computacenter
10 9 (6.67%) HP
11 8 (5.93%) NetApp
12 6 (4.44%) Remedy
12 6 (4.44%) Symantec
13 5 (3.70%) Mitel
14 4 (2.96%) Fidessa
14 4 (2.96%) Lotus
14 4 (2.96%) Sophos