Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 820 652 532
Rank change year-on-year -168 -120 -130
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 320 625 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.35% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.85% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 255 437 844
UK median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69% -2.99%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,125 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -3.08% +8.33%

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 66,730 73,893 73,847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.83% 41.19% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 51,297 55,840 60,439
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -138 307 £50,000 +49.25% 36
London -163 176 £50,000 +42.86% 14
UK excluding London +66 146 £34,125 +8.33% 22
North of England +41 34 £34,125 +26.39% 1
South East +1 32 £26,500 -3.64% 10
East of England +43 31 £42,500 +14.86% 1
South West +40 31 £55,000 +111.54% 4
North West +35 24 £45,000 +42.86% 1
Midlands +39 21 £48,750 +50.00% 6
East Midlands +30 15 £32,500 +32.65% 4
Yorkshire +45 10 £34,125 +39.29%
Northern Ireland - 7 £21,000 -
West Midlands +18 6 £60,000 +84.62% 2
Scotland -30 1 - -
Channel Islands - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 272 (85.00%) Windows
2 202 (63.13%) Active Directory
3 169 (52.81%) Microsoft
4 142 (44.38%) Windows 7
5 130 (40.63%) ITIL
6 109 (34.06%) Microsoft Office
7 106 (33.13%) Windows Server
8 103 (32.19%) Finance
9 99 (30.94%) Windows 10
10 97 (30.31%) Android
11 96 (30.00%) MS Exchange
12 94 (29.38%) iPhone
13 93 (29.06%) Apple
14 92 (28.75%) Citrix
15 84 (26.25%) VMware
16 77 (24.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 67 (20.94%) PowerShell
18 64 (20.00%) Office 365
19 63 (19.69%) SCCM
20 62 (19.38%) Microsoft Certification
20 62 (19.38%) Cisco
21 58 (18.13%) SLA
22 57 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
23 56 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
23 56 (17.50%) TCP/IP
24 54 (16.88%) Bloomberg
25 53 (16.56%) Apple iOS
26 51 (15.94%) LAN
27 49 (15.31%) Internet
28 47 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure

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 96 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 77 (24.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 32 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (8.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (6.25%) Skype for Business
6 16 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (4.38%) IBM Notes
8 11 (3.44%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2000
9 3 (0.94%) K2 blackpearl
10 2 (0.63%) IIS
11 1 (0.31%) Documentum
Applications
1 109 (34.06%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (11.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (6.88%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (3.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.88%) Acrobat
6 4 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.88%) Misys Midas
2 4 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.31%) Eikon
4 1 (0.31%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.31%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.31%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 64 (20.00%) Office 365
2 47 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.75%) IaaS
5 10 (3.13%) PaaS
6 9 (2.81%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (2.19%) G Suite
7 7 (2.19%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (17.50%) TCP/IP
2 51 (15.94%) LAN
3 49 (15.31%) Internet
4 41 (12.81%) Firewall
5 37 (11.56%) VPN
6 36 (11.25%) WAN
7 35 (10.94%) DNS
8 34 (10.63%) Network Security
9 31 (9.69%) DHCP
10 23 (7.19%) Unified Communications
11 21 (6.56%) Intrusion Detection
11 21 (6.56%) Software-Defined Networking
12 19 (5.94%) Wireless
13 17 (5.31%) Remote Desktop
14 16 (5.00%) Ethernet
14 16 (5.00%) Skype
15 14 (4.38%) 3G
16 12 (3.75%) GPRS
16 12 (3.75%) GSM
16 12 (3.75%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (7.50%) WinDbg
2 3 (0.94%) GCC
3 2 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 103 (32.19%) Finance
2 44 (13.75%) Law
3 27 (8.44%) Legal
4 18 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.69%) Banking
6 8 (2.50%) Publishing
7 7 (2.19%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.56%) Back Office
9 4 (1.25%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.94%) Retail
11 2 (0.63%) Advertising
11 2 (0.63%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.31%) Front Office
12 1 (0.31%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 102 (31.88%) Analyst
2 70 (21.88%) Support Analyst
3 62 (19.38%) Desktop Support
4 48 (15.00%) IT Support
5 42 (13.13%) Support Engineer
6 38 (11.88%) Desktop Analyst
6 38 (11.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 32 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 32 (10.00%) Service Analyst
8 31 (9.69%) Windows Support Analyst
9 28 (8.75%) Architect
9 28 (8.75%) Service Desk Analyst
10 26 (8.13%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (7.50%) IT Analyst
12 20 (6.25%) IT Engineer
13 19 (5.94%) IT Support Analyst
14 18 (5.63%) IT Support Engineer
15 17 (5.31%) Lead Architect
15 17 (5.31%) Lead Solutions Architect
16 15 (4.69%) Deskside Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.56%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.31%) CGI
2 1 (0.31%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 94 (29.38%) iPhone
2 35 (10.94%) iPad
3 28 (8.75%) Handset
4 27 (8.44%) Data Centre
5 25 (7.81%) Fat Client
5 25 (7.81%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (7.81%) Thin Client
6 23 (7.19%) Management Information System
7 21 (6.56%) Hybrid Cloud
8 19 (5.94%) Video Conferencing
9 16 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (5.00%) User Experience
10 14 (4.38%) Client/Server
11 12 (3.75%) Smartphone
12 10 (3.13%) Hedge funds
13 9 (2.81%) AS400
13 9 (2.81%) iSeries
14 7 (2.19%) Fintech
15 6 (1.88%) CCTV
16 4 (1.25%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 272 (85.00%) Windows
2 142 (44.38%) Windows 7
3 106 (33.13%) Windows Server
4 99 (30.94%) Windows 10
5 97 (30.31%) Android
6 56 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 53 (16.56%) Apple iOS
8 43 (13.44%) Windows 8
9 38 (11.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (8.13%) Windows XP
11 25 (7.81%) Linux
12 19 (5.94%) Windows Phone
13 15 (4.69%) Windows Mobile
14 12 (3.75%) Mac OS X
15 11 (3.44%) Windows Vista
16 9 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
17 8 (2.50%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.94%) SUSE
18 3 (0.94%) Windows 2000
19 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (40.63%) ITIL
2 43 (13.44%) Mobile Device Management
3 42 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
4 33 (10.31%) Service Delivery
4 33 (10.31%) Service Management
5 31 (9.69%) Incident Management
6 30 (9.38%) Data Protection
7 26 (8.13%) Time Management
8 25 (7.81%) Project Management
9 24 (7.50%) Change Management
10 22 (6.88%) Enterprise Architecture
11 21 (6.56%) ArchiMate
11 21 (6.56%) ITSM
11 21 (6.56%) PRINCE2
11 21 (6.56%) Security Monitoring
11 21 (6.56%) Technical Architecture
11 21 (6.56%) TOGAF
12 20 (6.25%) Identity Management
13 19 (5.94%) Case Management
13 19 (5.94%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 67 (20.94%) PowerShell
2 25 (7.81%) VBScript
3 14 (4.38%) Java
4 12 (3.75%) SQL
5 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.31%) C
5 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (19.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (14.06%) MCSA
3 32 (10.00%) MCP
4 31 (9.69%) Security Cleared
5 28 (8.75%) SC Cleared
6 24 (7.50%) MCDST
7 23 (7.19%) MCSE
8 21 (6.56%) A+ Certification
8 21 (6.56%) TOGAF Certification
9 15 (4.69%) Degree
9 15 (4.69%) DV Cleared
9 15 (4.69%) Network+ Certification
10 14 (4.38%) ACDT
10 14 (4.38%) ACHDS
10 14 (4.38%) ACTC
10 14 (4.38%) MCSM
11 12 (3.75%) ISEB
11 12 (3.75%) ISTQB
12 11 (3.44%) MCITP
13 8 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (18.13%) SLA
2 14 (4.38%) QA
3 3 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (0.94%) ISO 22301
3 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.63%) GDPR
4 2 (0.63%) PMO
System Software
1 202 (63.13%) Active Directory
2 57 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (9.69%) Virtual Desktop
4 18 (5.63%) XenApp
5 15 (4.69%) Hyper-V
6 14 (4.38%) Virtual Servers
7 12 (3.75%) XenDesktop
8 10 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (2.81%) BitLocker
9 9 (2.81%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (1.88%) vSphere
11 5 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.94%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.63%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.31%) Firmware
14 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 63 (19.69%) SCCM
2 28 (8.75%) AirWatch
3 24 (7.50%) Perfmon
4 23 (7.19%) SCOM
5 21 (6.56%) vRealize
6 17 (5.31%) Microsoft Intune
7 10 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
8 9 (2.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 9 (2.81%) SCDPM
8 9 (2.81%) SCOrch
8 9 (2.81%) SCSM
8 9 (2.81%) SCVMM
8 9 (2.81%) ServiceCenter
9 6 (1.88%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (1.25%) Clonezilla
11 4 (1.25%) Jamf Pro
11 4 (1.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 169 (52.81%) Microsoft
2 93 (29.06%) Apple
3 92 (28.75%) Citrix
4 84 (26.25%) VMware
5 62 (19.38%) Cisco
6 54 (16.88%) Bloomberg
7 47 (14.69%) Reuters
8 40 (12.50%) MobileIron
9 29 (9.06%) Remedy
10 23 (7.19%) ServiceNow
11 19 (5.94%) HP
12 18 (5.63%) Sony
13 16 (5.00%) iManage
14 15 (4.69%) NetApp
15 14 (4.38%) Dell
15 14 (4.38%) Lotus
15 14 (4.38%) Oracle
16 13 (4.06%) Symantec
17 12 (3.75%) Atlassian
17 12 (3.75%) Clearswift