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

RIM Blackberry
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 627 511 395
Rank change year-on-year -116 -116 -104
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 679 1009 1750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.53% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 1.30% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 464 921 1446
UK median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.48% +1.52% -5.71%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -12.86% +16.67% -4.00%

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 77448 77681 91957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.99% 40.85% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 58388 63777 73655
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 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 November 2017.

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 17 November 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 -121 636 £33,000 -1.49% 24
London -53 499 £35,000 +7.69% 16
UK excluding London -151 175 £30,500 -12.86% 8
South East -33 57 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Scotland +28 36 £62,500 +45.35%
North of England -53 26 £25,750 -26.43% 2
East of England -84 20 £45,000 -10.00%
North West -12 19 £27,500 -38.89% 2
Midlands +21 18 £31,250 +32.98%
South West +9 16 £26,500 -24.29% 2
West Midlands +1 14 £32,500 +44.44%
Yorkshire -6 7 £24,000 -27.27%
East Midlands +24 4 £24,500 -9.26%
Wales +20 2 £28,750 +19.79%

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 517 (76.14%) Windows
2 453 (66.72%) Microsoft
3 439 (64.65%) Active Directory
4 345 (50.81%) MS Exchange
5 319 (46.98%) Windows 7
6 309 (45.51%) Finance
7 298 (43.89%) Microsoft Office
8 279 (41.09%) ITIL
9 265 (39.03%) Citrix
10 258 (38.00%) VMware
11 254 (37.41%) Skype for Business
12 236 (34.76%) Android
13 226 (33.28%) Skype
14 206 (30.34%) Exchange Server 2010
15 201 (29.60%) Microsoft Certification
16 194 (28.57%) Banking
17 186 (27.39%) SCCM
18 181 (26.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 178 (26.22%) Apple iOS
20 176 (25.92%) Asset Management
21 163 (24.01%) Investment Banking
22 160 (23.56%) Windows Server
23 153 (22.53%) Wealth Management
23 153 (22.53%) Service Management
24 152 (22.39%) Apple
25 151 (22.24%) MCSE
25 151 (22.24%) Retail Banking
26 139 (20.47%) XenApp
27 137 (20.18%) XenDesktop
28 129 (19.00%) Cisco

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
1 345 (50.81%) MS Exchange
2 254 (37.41%) Skype for Business
3 206 (30.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 181 (26.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 51 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 39 (5.74%) SharePoint
7 30 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2003
7 30 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (2.65%) IBM Domino
9 10 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.88%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.74%) IIS
12 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.15%) Site Server
Applications
1 298 (43.89%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (7.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 44 (6.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.03%) Adobe Captivate
6 4 (0.59%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (2.50%) Eikon
2 11 (1.62%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.29%) Summit
4 1 (0.15%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.15%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 114 (16.79%) IaaS
2 96 (14.14%) Office 365
3 31 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (3.98%) Mimecast
5 12 (1.77%) PaaS
6 5 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (0.59%) SaaS
8 3 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.15%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 226 (33.28%) Skype
2 93 (13.70%) VPN
3 91 (13.40%) DNS
4 81 (11.93%) LAN
5 76 (11.19%) Firewall
6 75 (11.05%) DHCP
7 70 (10.31%) TCP/IP
8 68 (10.01%) WAN
9 45 (6.63%) Internet
10 42 (6.19%) Unified Communications
11 37 (5.45%) Wireless
12 28 (4.12%) SAN
13 27 (3.98%) Cisco IOS
14 26 (3.83%) Network Security
15 23 (3.39%) MPLS
16 19 (2.80%) VoIP
17 16 (2.36%) IP Telephony
18 15 (2.21%) SSL
18 15 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
19 12 (1.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.15%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (1.77%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.15%) Clang
2 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.15%) GDB
2 1 (0.15%) JIRA
2 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.15%) webpack
2 1 (0.15%) Xcode
General
1 309 (45.51%) Finance
2 194 (28.57%) Banking
3 163 (24.01%) Investment Banking
4 151 (22.24%) Retail Banking
5 125 (18.41%) Law
6 67 (9.87%) Legal
7 20 (2.95%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.91%) Front Office
9 12 (1.77%) French Language
9 12 (1.77%) Publishing
10 8 (1.18%) German Language
11 6 (0.88%) Retail
12 4 (0.59%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.44%) Advertising
13 3 (0.44%) Back Office
13 3 (0.44%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.15%) Marketing
14 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 193 (28.42%) Analyst
2 116 (17.08%) Support Analyst
3 93 (13.70%) Support Engineer
4 89 (13.11%) IT Support
5 82 (12.08%) Desktop Support
6 72 (10.60%) Service Analyst
7 68 (10.01%) IT Analyst
8 62 (9.13%) 2nd Line Support
9 55 (8.10%) Service Desk Analyst
10 52 (7.66%) Head of Support
11 46 (6.77%) IT Support Analyst
12 38 (5.60%) Desktop Engineer
13 37 (5.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 36 (5.30%) Trainer
15 34 (5.01%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 32 (4.71%) IT Trainer
17 31 (4.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 31 (4.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 28 (4.12%) Windows Engineer
19 27 (3.98%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.59%) .NET
1 4 (0.59%) HTML
1 4 (0.59%) HTML5
2 3 (0.44%) Web Services
3 2 (0.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (0.29%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (0.29%) CSS
3 2 (0.29%) MEAP
3 2 (0.29%) PhoneGap
4 1 (0.15%) COM
4 1 (0.15%) CSS3
4 1 (0.15%) jQuery
4 1 (0.15%) LESS
4 1 (0.15%) React
4 1 (0.15%) Redux
4 1 (0.15%) Sass
4 1 (0.15%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 113 (16.64%) User Experience
2 102 (15.02%) iPhone
3 81 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
4 72 (10.60%) iPad
5 41 (6.04%) Video Conferencing
6 39 (5.74%) Data Centre
7 25 (3.68%) Hedge funds
8 21 (3.09%) RSA SecurID
9 17 (2.50%) Smartphone
10 16 (2.36%) Computer Science
11 14 (2.06%) e-Learning
12 13 (1.91%) Virtual Team
13 12 (1.77%) EMC VNX
14 10 (1.47%) Clustering
14 10 (1.47%) Mobile App
15 9 (1.33%) BYOD
16 7 (1.03%) Fat Client
16 7 (1.03%) Thin Client
17 5 (0.74%) HP Storage
17 5 (0.74%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 517 (76.14%) Windows
2 319 (46.98%) Windows 7
3 236 (34.76%) Android
4 178 (26.22%) Apple iOS
5 160 (23.56%) Windows Server
6 116 (17.08%) Mac OS X
7 105 (15.46%) Windows 8
8 97 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 82 (12.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 81 (11.93%) Windows 10
11 61 (8.98%) Windows XP
12 30 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (3.53%) Mac OS
13 24 (3.53%) Windows Vista
14 21 (3.09%) Linux
15 16 (2.36%) Ubuntu
15 16 (2.36%) Windows Phone
16 10 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
17 7 (1.03%) Unix
18 5 (0.74%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (41.09%) ITIL
2 176 (25.92%) Asset Management
3 153 (22.53%) Service Management
3 153 (22.53%) Wealth Management
4 66 (9.72%) Service Delivery
5 53 (7.81%) Problem Management
6 43 (6.33%) Knowledge Management
7 36 (5.30%) Mobile Device Management
8 35 (5.15%) Incident Management
9 31 (4.57%) ITIL V3
9 31 (4.57%) Time Management
10 30 (4.42%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (3.53%) Migration
13 22 (3.24%) Change Management
13 22 (3.24%) Root Cause Analysis
14 21 (3.09%) Document Management
15 20 (2.95%) Patch Management
15 20 (2.95%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (2.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 90 (13.25%) PowerShell
2 44 (6.48%) SQL
3 6 (0.88%) VB
4 5 (0.74%) C
5 4 (0.59%) Java
5 4 (0.59%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.59%) Python
6 2 (0.29%) C#
7 1 (0.15%) C++
7 1 (0.15%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.15%) Perl
7 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 201 (29.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 151 (22.24%) MCSE
3 104 (15.32%) Citrix Certification
4 102 (15.02%) CCA
5 45 (6.63%) Degree
6 37 (5.45%) MCP
7 32 (4.71%) MCSA
8 25 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (2.95%) CISSP
10 16 (2.36%) MCDST
11 14 (2.06%) CCIE
12 11 (1.62%) Security Cleared
13 10 (1.47%) MCITP
13 10 (1.47%) SC Cleared
14 9 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (1.18%) CCNA
16 7 (1.03%) MOS
17 6 (0.88%) CISM
18 5 (0.74%) CCNP
18 5 (0.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.77%) SLA
2 12 (1.77%) QA
3 9 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.88%) ISO 22301
4 6 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 6 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 4 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.44%) HIPAA
System Software
1 439 (64.65%) Active Directory
2 139 (20.47%) XenApp
3 137 (20.18%) XenDesktop
4 98 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (5.30%) Hyper-V
6 33 (4.86%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (2.36%) Virtual Desktop
8 15 (2.21%) Microsoft App-V
9 14 (2.06%) vSphere
10 10 (1.47%) Xen
11 9 (1.33%) DFS Replication
12 8 (1.18%) XenServer
13 5 (0.74%) Firmware
13 5 (0.74%) MetaFrame
13 5 (0.74%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.59%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.44%) NFS
16 2 (0.29%) BitLocker
16 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 186 (27.39%) SCCM
2 127 (18.70%) AirWatch
3 39 (5.74%) SCOM
4 23 (3.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 18 (2.65%) Backup Exec
6 17 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
6 17 (2.50%) WSUS
7 16 (2.36%) Ansible
7 16 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (2.36%) Puppet
8 15 (2.21%) Microsoft Intune
9 11 (1.62%) SCOrch
10 10 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
10 10 (1.47%) XenMobile
11 9 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
11 9 (1.33%) vCenter Server
12 5 (0.74%) HP SIM
12 5 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (0.74%) ServiceCenter
13 4 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 453 (66.72%) Microsoft
2 265 (39.03%) Citrix
3 258 (38.00%) VMware
4 152 (22.39%) Apple
5 129 (19.00%) Cisco
6 121 (17.82%) ServiceNow
7 111 (16.35%) AppSense
7 111 (16.35%) McAfee
8 89 (13.11%) HP
9 64 (9.43%) Remedy
10 58 (8.54%) iManage
11 51 (7.51%) Dell
12 46 (6.77%) Bloomberg
13 40 (5.89%) Symantec
14 36 (5.30%) NetApp
15 34 (5.01%) Reuters
16 24 (3.53%) Lotus
17 20 (2.95%) CheckPoint
17 20 (2.95%) Nimble Storage
17 20 (2.95%) Varonis