Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 777 609 501
Rank change year-on-year -168 -108 -114
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 398 707 1,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.40% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.91% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 292 493 984
UK median annual salary £42,500 £34,150 £33,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.45% +1.56% +3.46%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,475 £65,000 £66,020
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,788 £30,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.78% -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 72,505 78,040 81,582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.09% 44.56% 42.52%
Number of salaries quoted 56,102 58,684 66,945
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -154 369 £42,500 +30.77% 36
London -154 231 £50,000 +41.84% 20
UK excluding London -7 164 £33,788 +10.78% 18
South West +35 37 £55,000 +111.54%
South East -40 37 £26,500 -8.62% 4
East of England +45 33 £26,500 -24.29% 5
North of England +24 33 £34,125 +36.50% 3
North West +4 20 £40,000 +50.94% 3
Midlands +29 16 £32,000 +6.67% 4
East Midlands +11 14 - - 2
Yorkshire +25 13 £34,125 +42.19%
Northern Ireland +24 13 £21,000 -31.15%
Scotland -27 5 £32,500 -49.02% 1
West Midlands +15 2 £32,000 -1.54% 2
Channel Islands - 2 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 331 (83.17%) Windows
2 241 (60.55%) Active Directory
3 211 (53.02%) Microsoft
4 188 (47.24%) Windows 7
5 175 (43.97%) ITIL
6 163 (40.95%) Finance
7 136 (34.17%) MS Exchange
8 130 (32.66%) Microsoft Office
9 120 (30.15%) iPhone
10 111 (27.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 109 (27.39%) Citrix
12 108 (27.14%) Android
13 107 (26.88%) Apple
14 105 (26.38%) Windows 10
14 105 (26.38%) Windows Server
15 100 (25.13%) Cisco
16 96 (24.12%) VMware
17 88 (22.11%) Office 365
18 85 (21.36%) PowerShell
19 84 (21.11%) Microsoft Certification
20 78 (19.60%) SCCM
21 76 (19.10%) Apple iOS
22 75 (18.84%) SLA
23 72 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
24 66 (16.58%) LAN
24 66 (16.58%) Bloomberg
25 64 (16.08%) TCP/IP
26 61 (15.33%) Windows Server 2012
27 59 (14.82%) Mobile Device Management
28 57 (14.32%) Service Management

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
1 136 (34.17%) MS Exchange
2 111 (27.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 55 (13.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 41 (10.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 29 (7.29%) Skype for Business
7 18 (4.52%) SharePoint
8 16 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (3.02%) IBM Notes
10 6 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2000
10 6 (1.51%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.50%) CMS
11 2 (0.50%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 130 (32.66%) Microsoft Office
2 52 (13.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (8.04%) Microsoft Project
4 30 (7.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.76%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.01%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (1.51%) Misys Midas
2 3 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.25%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.25%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 88 (22.11%) Office 365
2 41 (10.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.02%) IaaS
5 10 (2.51%) PaaS
6 9 (2.26%) G Suite
7 8 (2.01%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.50%) SaaS
9 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 66 (16.58%) LAN
2 64 (16.08%) TCP/IP
3 53 (13.32%) Firewall
3 53 (13.32%) VPN
4 52 (13.07%) WAN
5 46 (11.56%) DNS
6 42 (10.55%) Internet
6 42 (10.55%) Network Security
7 36 (9.05%) DHCP
8 30 (7.54%) Cisco IOS
9 26 (6.53%) Unified Communications
10 25 (6.28%) Intrusion Detection
10 25 (6.28%) Software-Defined Networking
11 21 (5.28%) Wireless
12 16 (4.02%) Skype
13 14 (3.52%) Ethernet
14 13 (3.27%) Remote Desktop
15 12 (3.02%) 3G
16 11 (2.76%) 4G
16 11 (2.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (5.03%) WinDbg
2 5 (1.26%) GCC
3 3 (0.75%) JIRA
4 2 (0.50%) Appium
4 2 (0.50%) Calabash
4 2 (0.50%) fastlane
4 2 (0.50%) Robolectric
General
1 163 (40.95%) Finance
2 56 (14.07%) Law
3 42 (10.55%) Legal
4 26 (6.53%) Banking
5 16 (4.02%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.01%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.01%) Publishing
7 6 (1.51%) Back Office
8 4 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.75%) Advertising
9 3 (0.75%) Retail
9 3 (0.75%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.50%) French Language
10 2 (0.50%) German Language
10 2 (0.50%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.50%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Billing
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
11 1 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 130 (32.66%) Analyst
2 79 (19.85%) Desktop Support
3 76 (19.10%) Support Analyst
4 54 (13.57%) Service Analyst
5 51 (12.81%) Support Engineer
6 47 (11.81%) Service Desk Analyst
7 39 (9.80%) IT Support
8 34 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support
8 34 (8.54%) Architect
8 34 (8.54%) Desktop Analyst
9 33 (8.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 30 (7.54%) Windows Support Analyst
11 26 (6.53%) Solutions Architect
12 25 (6.28%) IT Analyst
13 24 (6.03%) Deskside Engineer
14 22 (5.53%) Service Manager
15 21 (5.28%) Lead Architect
15 21 (5.28%) Lead Solutions Architect
16 19 (4.77%) IT Support Analyst
17 17 (4.27%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.26%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (0.75%) WSH
3 2 (0.50%) Dagger
3 2 (0.50%) RxJava
4 1 (0.25%) CGI
4 1 (0.25%) MAPI
4 1 (0.25%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 120 (30.15%) iPhone
2 46 (11.56%) iPad
3 39 (9.80%) Data Centre
3 39 (9.80%) Management Information System
4 33 (8.29%) Video Conferencing
5 32 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (8.04%) Self-Motivation
6 27 (6.78%) User Experience
7 26 (6.53%) Hybrid Cloud
8 25 (6.28%) Handset
9 23 (5.78%) Hedge funds
10 22 (5.53%) Smartphone
11 21 (5.28%) Fat Client
11 21 (5.28%) Thin Client
12 17 (4.27%) Fintech
13 16 (4.02%) Mobile App
14 13 (3.27%) Computer Science
15 12 (3.02%) Client/Server
16 10 (2.51%) AS400
16 10 (2.51%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 331 (83.17%) Windows
2 188 (47.24%) Windows 7
3 108 (27.14%) Android
4 105 (26.38%) Windows 10
4 105 (26.38%) Windows Server
5 76 (19.10%) Apple iOS
6 61 (15.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (12.81%) Windows 8
8 43 (10.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 36 (9.05%) Linux
10 26 (6.53%) Windows XP
11 22 (5.53%) Mac OS X
12 19 (4.77%) Windows Phone
13 14 (3.52%) Windows Mobile
14 12 (3.02%) Windows Vista
15 9 (2.26%) Mac OS
16 8 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (1.01%) BlackBerry OS
18 3 (0.75%) Solaris
18 3 (0.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (43.97%) ITIL
2 59 (14.82%) Mobile Device Management
3 57 (14.32%) Problem-Solving
3 57 (14.32%) Service Management
4 43 (10.80%) Project Management
5 41 (10.30%) Service Delivery
6 40 (10.05%) Incident Management
7 36 (9.05%) Ticket Management
8 32 (8.04%) Enterprise Architecture
9 28 (7.04%) ITSM
10 27 (6.78%) Security Monitoring
11 26 (6.53%) Data Protection
11 26 (6.53%) Test Automation
11 26 (6.53%) Time Management
12 25 (6.28%) ArchiMate
12 25 (6.28%) PRINCE2
12 25 (6.28%) Technical Architecture
12 25 (6.28%) TOGAF
13 23 (5.78%) Information Security
13 23 (5.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 85 (21.36%) PowerShell
2 28 (7.04%) SQL
2 28 (7.04%) VBScript
3 15 (3.77%) Java
4 4 (1.01%) VB
5 2 (0.50%) C
5 2 (0.50%) Kotlin
6 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 84 (21.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (12.81%) MCSA
3 37 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 35 (8.79%) MCP
5 33 (8.29%) SC Cleared
6 32 (8.04%) A+ Certification
7 31 (7.79%) MCDST
8 30 (7.54%) Degree
9 25 (6.28%) TOGAF Certification
10 21 (5.28%) MCSE
11 20 (5.03%) DV Cleared
12 19 (4.77%) MCITP
13 13 (3.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 13 (3.27%) Network+ Certification
14 12 (3.02%) ACDT
14 12 (3.02%) ACHDS
14 12 (3.02%) ACTC
14 12 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (3.02%) MCSM
15 10 (2.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (18.84%) SLA
2 19 (4.77%) QA
3 2 (0.50%) GDPR
3 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.50%) PMO
4 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 241 (60.55%) Active Directory
2 72 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.54%) Virtual Desktop
4 22 (5.53%) Hyper-V
5 16 (4.02%) XenApp
6 15 (3.77%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.76%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.51%) XenServer
9 5 (1.26%) vSphere
10 4 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.75%) MetaFrame
11 3 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.50%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.25%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.25%) Firmware
13 1 (0.25%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 78 (19.60%) SCCM
2 27 (6.78%) SCOM
3 26 (6.53%) AirWatch
4 25 (6.28%) vRealize
5 22 (5.53%) Microsoft Intune
6 20 (5.03%) Perfmon
7 18 (4.52%) Cisco CUCM
8 16 (4.02%) ServiceCenter
9 10 (2.51%) Backup Exec
10 9 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (2.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 8 (2.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (1.26%) Clonezilla
13 4 (1.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 4 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (1.01%) WSUS
14 3 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
14 3 (0.75%) vCenter Server
15 2 (0.50%) HockeyApp
15 2 (0.50%) OfficeScan
Vendors
1 211 (53.02%) Microsoft
2 109 (27.39%) Citrix
3 107 (26.88%) Apple
4 100 (25.13%) Cisco
5 96 (24.12%) VMware
6 66 (16.58%) Bloomberg
7 54 (13.57%) Reuters
8 45 (11.31%) MobileIron
9 32 (8.04%) Remedy
10 31 (7.79%) HP
11 28 (7.04%) iManage
12 25 (6.28%) Symantec
13 24 (6.03%) Dell
13 24 (6.03%) NetApp
13 24 (6.03%) ServiceNow
14 23 (5.78%) Sony
15 17 (4.27%) Google
16 15 (3.77%) Lotus
17 12 (3.02%) Clearswift
17 12 (3.02%) Oracle