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

RIM Blackberry
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 680 544 404
Rank change year-on-year -136 -140 -132
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 522 804 1,633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.45% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 1.11% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 388 728 1,322
UK median annual salary £37,000 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.85% -5.80% +1.47%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £21,673
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,000 £31,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year +16.13% - -1.59%

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 72,839 72,174 88,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.07% 40.77% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 56,453 59,225 70,942
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 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Blackberry in the UK

Blackberry
Top 13 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 January 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 -150 496 £35,000 +7.69% 50
London -81 372 £37,500 +15.38% 29
UK excluding London -108 148 £36,000 +16.13% 24
South East -63 39 £31,750 +5.83% 7
East of England -17 31 £39,000 -22.00% 2
Scotland -15 24 £62,500 +184.09% 3
South West +21 23 £24,250 -8.49% 1
North of England -30 18 £26,750 -18.94% 11
North West -15 14 £31,500 +10.53% 5
Midlands +18 13 £35,000 +66.67%
West Midlands +14 10 £35,500 +73.17%
Yorkshire -1 4 £25,000 -24.24% 2
East Midlands +27 3 £20,000 -19.19%

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 416 (79.69%) Windows
2 323 (61.88%) Microsoft
3 322 (61.69%) Active Directory
4 246 (47.13%) Windows 7
5 242 (46.36%) Microsoft Office
6 212 (40.61%) Finance
7 195 (37.36%) ITIL
8 194 (37.16%) MS Exchange
9 180 (34.48%) VMware
10 178 (34.10%) Android
11 176 (33.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 175 (33.52%) Citrix
13 146 (27.97%) Skype for Business
14 142 (27.20%) Law
15 136 (26.05%) Exchange Server 2010
16 131 (25.10%) Microsoft Certification
17 121 (23.18%) Skype
18 120 (22.99%) Windows Server
18 120 (22.99%) SCCM
19 109 (20.88%) Apple iOS
20 102 (19.54%) iPhone
21 99 (18.97%) Cisco
22 95 (18.20%) Windows Server 2008
23 93 (17.82%) MCSE
24 92 (17.62%) Banking
24 92 (17.62%) Office 365
25 90 (17.24%) Apple
26 89 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
27 83 (15.90%) XenApp
28 81 (15.52%) Legal

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
1 194 (37.16%) MS Exchange
2 176 (33.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 146 (27.97%) Skype for Business
4 136 (26.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 55 (10.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 32 (6.13%) SharePoint
7 28 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.53%) IBM Domino
11 4 (0.77%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.38%) IIS
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.19%) Site Server
Applications
1 242 (46.36%) Microsoft Office
2 40 (7.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 35 (6.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.53%) Acrobat
5 6 (1.15%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.19%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (3.83%) Eikon
2 11 (2.11%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.38%) Summit
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 92 (17.62%) Office 365
2 58 (11.11%) IaaS
3 28 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (4.79%) Mimecast
5 11 (2.11%) PaaS
6 5 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.57%) SaaS
9 1 (0.19%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 121 (23.18%) Skype
2 75 (14.37%) VPN
3 73 (13.98%) LAN
4 69 (13.22%) Firewall
5 63 (12.07%) DNS
6 62 (11.88%) WAN
7 52 (9.96%) TCP/IP
8 50 (9.58%) DHCP
9 40 (7.66%) Unified Communications
10 36 (6.90%) Internet
11 34 (6.51%) Wireless
12 33 (6.32%) VoIP
13 26 (4.98%) SAN
14 23 (4.41%) Network Security
15 18 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
16 17 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
17 15 (2.87%) MPLS
18 13 (2.49%) IP Telephony
19 12 (2.30%) Cisco IPT
19 12 (2.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.19%) JIRA
2 1 (0.19%) webpack
General
1 212 (40.61%) Finance
2 142 (27.20%) Law
3 92 (17.62%) Banking
4 81 (15.52%) Legal
5 68 (13.03%) Investment Banking
6 62 (11.88%) Retail Banking
7 31 (5.94%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.72%) German Language
9 8 (1.53%) Back Office
10 5 (0.96%) Advertising
10 5 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.77%) Front Office
12 3 (0.57%) French Language
12 3 (0.57%) Retail
13 1 (0.19%) Billing
13 1 (0.19%) Electronics
13 1 (0.19%) Marketing
13 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 193 (36.97%) Analyst
2 105 (20.11%) Support Analyst
3 87 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 76 (14.56%) Support Engineer
5 75 (14.37%) Service Desk Analyst
6 74 (14.18%) Desktop Support
7 71 (13.60%) IT Support
8 68 (13.03%) 2nd Line Support
9 46 (8.81%) IT Analyst
10 41 (7.85%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
11 39 (7.47%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
11 39 (7.47%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 37 (7.09%) Desktop Engineer
13 36 (6.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 35 (6.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 34 (6.51%) IT Support Analyst
16 29 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 29 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 28 (5.36%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
17 28 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.15%) LDAP
2 4 (0.77%) WSH
3 3 (0.57%) .NET
3 3 (0.57%) HTML
3 3 (0.57%) HTML5
3 3 (0.57%) Web Services
4 2 (0.38%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (0.38%) MEAP
4 2 (0.38%) PhoneGap
5 1 (0.19%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.19%) CSS
5 1 (0.19%) CSS3
5 1 (0.19%) LESS
5 1 (0.19%) React
5 1 (0.19%) Redux
5 1 (0.19%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 102 (19.54%) iPhone
2 61 (11.69%) User Experience
3 49 (9.39%) iPad
4 42 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (7.66%) Data Centre
6 34 (6.51%) Video Conferencing
7 26 (4.98%) Computer Science
8 23 (4.41%) Hedge funds
9 17 (3.26%) Smartphone
10 15 (2.87%) RSA SecurID
11 14 (2.68%) Mobile App
12 12 (2.30%) BYOD
13 9 (1.72%) Virtual Team
14 8 (1.53%) e-Learning
14 8 (1.53%) EMC VNX
15 7 (1.34%) Clustering
16 6 (1.15%) Fat Client
16 6 (1.15%) Thin Client
17 5 (0.96%) Handset
18 4 (0.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 416 (79.69%) Windows
2 246 (47.13%) Windows 7
3 178 (34.10%) Android
4 120 (22.99%) Windows Server
5 109 (20.88%) Apple iOS
6 95 (18.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 75 (14.37%) Windows 8
7 75 (14.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 72 (13.79%) Windows 10
9 70 (13.41%) Mac OS X
10 43 (8.24%) Windows XP
11 29 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (4.21%) Windows Vista
13 19 (3.64%) Linux
14 16 (3.07%) Windows Phone
15 12 (2.30%) Ubuntu
16 10 (1.92%) Mac OS
17 9 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.77%) Solaris
18 4 (0.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (37.36%) ITIL
2 77 (14.75%) Asset Management
3 75 (14.37%) Service Management
4 64 (12.26%) Wealth Management
5 50 (9.58%) Service Delivery
6 32 (6.13%) Mobile Device Management
7 29 (5.56%) Time Management
8 26 (4.98%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (4.98%) Document Management
9 25 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 25 (4.79%) Incident Management
9 25 (4.79%) Ticket Management
10 23 (4.41%) Migration
10 23 (4.41%) Problem Management
11 20 (3.83%) Knowledge Management
12 19 (3.64%) Service Desk Management
13 18 (3.45%) ITIL V3
13 18 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
14 17 (3.26%) Presales
14 17 (3.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (14.18%) PowerShell
2 22 (4.21%) SQL
3 9 (1.72%) VB
4 4 (0.77%) Java
5 3 (0.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.57%) Python
6 2 (0.38%) C
6 2 (0.38%) VBScript
7 1 (0.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 131 (25.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (17.82%) MCSE
3 46 (8.81%) CCA
3 46 (8.81%) Citrix Certification
4 45 (8.62%) Degree
5 32 (6.13%) MCSA
6 30 (5.75%) MCP
7 29 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (3.07%) CISSP
9 15 (2.87%) MCITP
10 12 (2.30%) CCIE
11 11 (2.11%) SC Cleared
11 11 (2.11%) Security Cleared
12 9 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
13 8 (1.53%) CCNP
14 7 (1.34%) MCDST
15 6 (1.15%) CCNA
16 5 (0.96%) ISEB
16 5 (0.96%) ISTQB
16 5 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (10.15%) SLA
2 7 (1.34%) QA
3 5 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.77%) ISO 22301
4 4 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) HIPAA
System Software
1 322 (61.69%) Active Directory
2 89 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (15.90%) XenApp
4 68 (13.03%) XenDesktop
5 34 (6.51%) Hyper-V
6 22 (4.21%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (2.49%) vSphere
8 12 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (2.30%) Virtual Desktop
9 10 (1.92%) XenServer
10 9 (1.72%) MetaFrame
10 9 (1.72%) Xen
11 8 (1.53%) DFS Replication
12 4 (0.77%) BitLocker
12 4 (0.77%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.19%) BlackBerry Internet Service
14 1 (0.19%) Firmware
14 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 120 (22.99%) SCCM
2 75 (14.37%) AirWatch
3 34 (6.51%) SCOM
4 22 (4.21%) Microsoft Intune
5 13 (2.49%) Cisco CUCM
6 12 (2.30%) Ansible
6 12 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (2.30%) Puppet
6 12 (2.30%) SCOrch
7 11 (2.11%) XenMobile
8 10 (1.92%) Backup Exec
9 9 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 8 (1.53%) vCenter Server
10 8 (1.53%) WSUS
11 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (0.96%) DameWare
12 5 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (0.96%) ServiceCenter
13 4 (0.77%) NetBackup
13 4 (0.77%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 323 (61.88%) Microsoft
2 180 (34.48%) VMware
3 175 (33.52%) Citrix
4 99 (18.97%) Cisco
5 90 (17.24%) Apple
6 69 (13.22%) HP
7 65 (12.45%) ServiceNow
8 63 (12.07%) iManage
9 58 (11.11%) Ivanti
10 53 (10.15%) McAfee
11 47 (9.00%) Bloomberg
12 37 (7.09%) Dell
13 32 (6.13%) Reuters
14 25 (4.79%) Remedy
15 24 (4.60%) NetApp
16 22 (4.21%) FactSet
16 22 (4.21%) Mitel
16 22 (4.21%) MobileIron
17 19 (3.64%) CheckPoint
17 19 (3.64%) Symantec