Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 599 492 384
Rank change year-on-year -107 -108 -91
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 705 1099 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.57% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 1.40% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 492 984 1507
UK median annual salary £34,150 £33,625 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% +3.46% -7.14%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,020 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -12.86% +16.67% -

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 75630 78725 90575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.24% 41.03% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 56792 64594 72517
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 2017. 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 -109 661 £32,500 -3.70% 27
London -60 506 £35,500 +5.97% 17
UK excluding London -150 193 £30,500 -12.86% 12
South East +16 71 £29,000 - 2
Scotland +27 35 £63,750 +46.55% 1
North of England -47 32 £25,000 -28.57% 3
East of England -93 25 £35,000 -26.32% 4
North West -18 23 £26,500 -41.11% 3
South West +1 15 £26,000 -24.64% 1
Midlands +1 14 £30,000 +30.43%
West Midlands +6 11 £32,500 +44.44%
Yorkshire +5 9 £24,000 -27.27%
East Midlands +27 3 £21,500 -20.37%
Wales +15 2 £28,750 +19.79%
Northern Ireland - 1 £30,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing Blackberry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 535 (75.89%) Windows
2 466 (66.10%) Active Directory
3 462 (65.53%) Microsoft
4 374 (53.05%) MS Exchange
5 330 (46.81%) Windows 7
6 323 (45.82%) Finance
7 293 (41.56%) Microsoft Office
8 276 (39.15%) ITIL
9 265 (37.59%) VMware
10 258 (36.60%) Citrix
11 252 (35.74%) Skype for Business
12 237 (33.62%) Android
13 223 (31.63%) Skype
14 212 (30.07%) Microsoft Certification
15 211 (29.93%) Exchange Server 2010
16 203 (28.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 201 (28.51%) Banking
18 185 (26.24%) SCCM
19 180 (25.53%) Asset Management
20 177 (25.11%) Windows Server
21 171 (24.26%) Apple iOS
22 169 (23.97%) Investment Banking
23 162 (22.98%) Apple
24 160 (22.70%) Retail
25 156 (22.13%) Retail Banking
25 156 (22.13%) Wealth Management
26 155 (21.99%) MCSE
27 152 (21.56%) Cisco
27 152 (21.56%) Service Management
28 134 (19.01%) XenApp

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
1 374 (53.05%) MS Exchange
2 252 (35.74%) Skype for Business
3 211 (29.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 203 (28.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 54 (7.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 34 (4.82%) SharePoint
7 27 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 27 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (2.84%) IBM Domino
9 7 (0.99%) IIS
10 5 (0.71%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 293 (41.56%) Microsoft Office
2 52 (7.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 46 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 24 (3.40%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.85%) Adobe Captivate
6 4 (0.57%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (2.27%) Eikon
2 11 (1.56%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.28%) Summit
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.14%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 114 (16.17%) IaaS
2 110 (15.60%) Office 365
3 31 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (3.26%) Mimecast
5 12 (1.70%) PaaS
6 5 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.71%) SaaS
7 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.14%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 223 (31.63%) Skype
2 101 (14.33%) DNS
3 95 (13.48%) VPN
4 87 (12.34%) Firewall
5 86 (12.20%) DHCP
6 84 (11.91%) LAN
7 73 (10.35%) TCP/IP
8 71 (10.07%) WAN
9 47 (6.67%) Wireless
10 43 (6.10%) Internet
11 41 (5.82%) Unified Communications
12 35 (4.96%) Cisco IOS
12 35 (4.96%) SAN
13 29 (4.11%) VoIP
14 25 (3.55%) Network Security
15 22 (3.12%) MPLS
16 18 (2.55%) IP Telephony
16 18 (2.55%) VLAN
17 16 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
18 15 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (1.70%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.14%) Clang
2 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.14%) GDB
2 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.14%) webpack
2 1 (0.14%) Xcode
General
1 323 (45.82%) Finance
2 201 (28.51%) Banking
3 169 (23.97%) Investment Banking
4 160 (22.70%) Retail
5 156 (22.13%) Retail Banking
6 111 (15.74%) Law
7 62 (8.79%) Legal
8 22 (3.12%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.84%) Front Office
9 13 (1.84%) Publishing
10 12 (1.70%) French Language
11 6 (0.85%) German Language
12 5 (0.71%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.57%) Back Office
14 3 (0.43%) Advertising
14 3 (0.43%) Billing
15 2 (0.28%) Electronics
15 2 (0.28%) Games
15 2 (0.28%) Marketing
16 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 200 (28.37%) Analyst
2 121 (17.16%) Support Analyst
3 108 (15.32%) Support Engineer
4 98 (13.90%) IT Support
5 80 (11.35%) Desktop Support
6 74 (10.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 74 (10.50%) Service Analyst
7 66 (9.36%) IT Analyst
8 58 (8.23%) Service Desk Analyst
9 52 (7.38%) Head of Support
10 45 (6.38%) Windows Engineer
11 44 (6.24%) IT Support Analyst
12 43 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 42 (5.96%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 38 (5.39%) Desktop Engineer
15 35 (4.96%) IT Engineer
16 33 (4.68%) Service Desk Support
17 31 (4.40%) Windows Support Engineer
18 30 (4.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
18 30 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.57%) .NET
1 4 (0.57%) HTML
1 4 (0.57%) HTML5
2 3 (0.43%) Web Services
3 2 (0.28%) AngularJS
3 2 (0.28%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (0.28%) CSS
3 2 (0.28%) MEAP
3 2 (0.28%) PhoneGap
4 1 (0.14%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.14%) COM
4 1 (0.14%) CSS3
4 1 (0.14%) jQuery
4 1 (0.14%) LESS
4 1 (0.14%) MAPI
4 1 (0.14%) React
4 1 (0.14%) Redux
4 1 (0.14%) Sass
4 1 (0.14%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 111 (15.74%) User Experience
2 100 (14.18%) iPhone
3 85 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
4 77 (10.92%) iPad
5 41 (5.82%) Video Conferencing
6 37 (5.25%) Data Centre
7 29 (4.11%) Hedge funds
8 22 (3.12%) RSA SecurID
9 18 (2.55%) Smartphone
10 15 (2.13%) Computer Science
11 14 (1.99%) Virtual Team
12 13 (1.84%) e-Learning
13 12 (1.70%) EMC VNX
14 10 (1.42%) Clustering
14 10 (1.42%) Fat Client
14 10 (1.42%) Thin Client
15 9 (1.28%) BYOD
16 7 (0.99%) HP Storage
16 7 (0.99%) PDA
17 6 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 535 (75.89%) Windows
2 330 (46.81%) Windows 7
3 237 (33.62%) Android
4 177 (25.11%) Windows Server
5 171 (24.26%) Apple iOS
6 118 (16.74%) Mac OS X
7 112 (15.89%) Windows 8
8 103 (14.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 101 (14.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 95 (13.48%) Windows 10
11 58 (8.23%) Windows XP
12 31 (4.40%) Mac OS
13 30 (4.26%) Windows Vista
14 26 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
15 24 (3.40%) Linux
16 17 (2.41%) Windows Phone
17 16 (2.27%) Ubuntu
18 10 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
19 8 (1.13%) Unix
20 5 (0.71%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (39.15%) ITIL
2 180 (25.53%) Asset Management
3 156 (22.13%) Wealth Management
4 152 (21.56%) Service Management
5 58 (8.23%) Service Delivery
6 55 (7.80%) Problem Management
7 43 (6.10%) Knowledge Management
8 39 (5.53%) Mobile Device Management
9 32 (4.54%) ITIL V3
10 30 (4.26%) Incident Management
11 29 (4.11%) Time Management
12 28 (3.97%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (3.55%) Migration
14 24 (3.40%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (3.40%) Root Cause Analysis
15 21 (2.98%) Change Management
15 21 (2.98%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (2.84%) Mentoring
16 20 (2.84%) Patch Management
17 18 (2.55%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (13.90%) PowerShell
2 55 (7.80%) SQL
3 6 (0.85%) VB
4 5 (0.71%) C
5 4 (0.57%) Java
5 4 (0.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.57%) Python
6 2 (0.28%) C#
7 1 (0.14%) C++
7 1 (0.14%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.14%) Perl
7 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 212 (30.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 155 (21.99%) MCSE
3 104 (14.75%) Citrix Certification
4 102 (14.47%) CCA
5 48 (6.81%) Degree
6 38 (5.39%) MCP
7 33 (4.68%) MCSA
8 22 (3.12%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (2.98%) CISSP
10 15 (2.13%) MCDST
11 14 (1.99%) CCIE
11 14 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (1.99%) Security Cleared
12 11 (1.56%) MCITP
12 11 (1.56%) SC Cleared
13 8 (1.13%) CCNA
13 8 (1.13%) MOS
14 7 (0.99%) CISM
15 5 (0.71%) A+ Certification
15 5 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.39%) SLA
2 14 (1.99%) QA
3 11 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.99%) ISO 22301
4 7 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 4 (0.57%) HIPAA
5 4 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 466 (66.10%) Active Directory
2 134 (19.01%) XenApp
2 134 (19.01%) XenDesktop
3 100 (14.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (5.96%) Hyper-V
5 34 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (2.55%) vSphere
7 14 (1.99%) Virtual Desktop
8 11 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (1.28%) Xen
10 7 (0.99%) DFS Replication
10 7 (0.99%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.71%) Firmware
11 5 (0.71%) ISA Server
11 5 (0.71%) XenServer
12 4 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (0.57%) NFS
13 2 (0.28%) MetaFrame
13 2 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 185 (26.24%) SCCM
2 133 (18.87%) AirWatch
3 38 (5.39%) SCOM
4 34 (4.82%) Backup Exec
5 23 (3.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 22 (3.12%) WSUS
7 21 (2.98%) Norton AntiVirus
8 16 (2.27%) Ansible
8 16 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
8 16 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (2.27%) Puppet
9 12 (1.70%) Microsoft Intune
10 10 (1.42%) Microsoft Clustering
10 10 (1.42%) vCenter Server
11 8 (1.13%) XenMobile
12 7 (0.99%) SCOrch
13 5 (0.71%) HP SIM
13 5 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.57%) DatAdvantage
14 4 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 462 (65.53%) Microsoft
2 265 (37.59%) VMware
3 258 (36.60%) Citrix
4 162 (22.98%) Apple
5 152 (21.56%) Cisco
6 123 (17.45%) ServiceNow
7 112 (15.89%) McAfee
8 109 (15.46%) AppSense
9 90 (12.77%) HP
10 66 (9.36%) Remedy
11 60 (8.51%) Dell
12 58 (8.23%) iManage
13 54 (7.66%) Symantec
14 50 (7.09%) Bloomberg
15 41 (5.82%) NetApp
16 40 (5.67%) Reuters
17 25 (3.55%) Lotus
18 24 (3.40%) Nimble Storage
19 23 (3.26%) Veeam
20 21 (2.98%) Meraki