Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 840 871 750
Rank change year-on-year +31 -121 -176
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 180 249 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.42% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 126 209 398
UK median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +21.62% +17.46%
10th Percentile £25,375 £23,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £63,125 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,750 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -20.63% +23.08% +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 47,000 59,604 67,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.58% 39.61% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36,156 45,131 53,110
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +2.35%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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 +43 169 £37,500 -16.67% 20
London +21 115 £37,500 -16.67% 13
UK excluding London +72 63 £31,750 -20.63% 12
South East +60 27 £55,000 +117.82% 2
North of England +66 19 £28,000 -37.78% 3
North West +49 19 £28,000 -37.78% 3
Scotland +33 4 £60,000 - 3
Channel Islands - 4 £25,000 -
East of England +53 3 £31,500 -25.88% 2
South West +27 3 £25,250 -54.09%
Midlands +19 2 £90,000 +84.62%
Wales - 2 £32,500 - 2
East Midlands +22 1 £90,000 +166.67%
West Midlands +21 1 £90,000 +50.00%

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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.

1 155 (86.11%) Windows
2 121 (67.22%) Microsoft
3 117 (65.00%) Active Directory
4 95 (52.78%) Windows 10
5 93 (51.67%) Office 365
6 83 (46.11%) Android
7 69 (38.33%) Windows 7
8 68 (37.78%) ITIL
9 61 (33.89%) Microsoft Office
10 55 (30.56%) MS Exchange
11 54 (30.00%) Windows Server
12 50 (27.78%) Finance
13 45 (25.00%) DNS
13 45 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
14 43 (23.89%) TCP/IP
14 43 (23.89%) Citrix
15 42 (23.33%) DHCP
15 42 (23.33%) Apple
16 40 (22.22%) Management Information System
17 38 (21.11%) iPhone
18 36 (20.00%) SCCM
18 36 (20.00%) MobileIron
19 34 (18.89%) Microsoft Certification
20 33 (18.33%) Smartphone
20 33 (18.33%) VMware
21 32 (17.78%) Microsoft Excel
22 27 (15.00%) PowerShell
23 26 (14.44%) MCP
23 26 (14.44%) VPN
23 26 (14.44%) 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 55 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 20 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (7.22%) Skype for Business
4 12 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.22%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.11%) IBM Domino
9 2 (1.11%) IIS
10 1 (0.56%) CMS
10 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 61 (33.89%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (17.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (13.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.22%) Acrobat
5 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.78%) Elite 3E
2 2 (1.11%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 93 (51.67%) Office 365
2 23 (12.78%) Azure
3 10 (5.56%) Mimecast
4 9 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (3.89%) G Suite
6 3 (1.67%) AWS
6 3 (1.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 45 (25.00%) DNS
2 43 (23.89%) TCP/IP
3 42 (23.33%) DHCP
4 26 (14.44%) Internet
4 26 (14.44%) VPN
5 23 (12.78%) Wireless
6 22 (12.22%) Remote Desktop
7 20 (11.11%) LAN
8 18 (10.00%) WAN
9 13 (7.22%) Skype
9 13 (7.22%) VoIP
10 8 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (3.89%) Network Security
12 6 (3.33%) NAS
13 5 (2.78%) WebEx
14 4 (2.22%) PBX
14 4 (2.22%) Unified Communications
15 3 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 3 (1.67%) iSCSI
15 3 (1.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.33%) WinDbg
General
1 50 (27.78%) Finance
2 24 (13.33%) Law
3 17 (9.44%) Legal
4 10 (5.56%) Banking
5 8 (4.44%) French Language
6 6 (3.33%) Advertising
7 4 (2.22%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.22%) Marketing
8 3 (1.67%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.67%) Retail
8 3 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.56%) Back Office
9 1 (0.56%) Games
9 1 (0.56%) Local Government
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (30.00%) Analyst
2 48 (26.67%) Desktop Support
3 45 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 36 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 22 (12.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 18 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 18 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 17 (9.44%) IT Support
7 17 (9.44%) Service Analyst
8 16 (8.89%) Desktop Analyst
8 16 (8.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 15 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
10 12 (6.67%) Windows Support Analyst
11 11 (6.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (6.11%) Help Desk Analyst
12 10 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
12 10 (5.56%) IT Analyst
13 9 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 8 (4.44%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.67%) CSS
2 2 (1.11%) J2ME
2 2 (1.11%) RESTful
2 2 (1.11%) Web Services
3 1 (0.56%) .NET
3 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.56%) React
3 1 (0.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 38 (21.11%) iPhone
3 33 (18.33%) Smartphone
4 19 (10.56%) iPad
4 19 (10.56%) User Experience
5 18 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
6 15 (8.33%) Mobile App
7 12 (6.67%) Handset
8 11 (6.11%) Fat Client
8 11 (6.11%) Thin Client
9 10 (5.56%) Data Centre
10 8 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (2.78%) BYOD
12 4 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (1.67%) Clustering
13 3 (1.67%) Driving Licence
13 3 (1.67%) PDA
13 3 (1.67%) Replication
14 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 155 (86.11%) Windows
2 95 (52.78%) Windows 10
3 83 (46.11%) Android
4 69 (38.33%) Windows 7
5 54 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 22 (12.22%) Apple iOS
6 22 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 13 (7.22%) Mac OS
9 13 (7.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (5.00%) Mac OS X
11 7 (3.89%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.67%) Linux
12 3 (1.67%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (1.11%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (1.11%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.56%) CentOS
14 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (37.78%) ITIL
2 20 (11.11%) Service Management
3 17 (9.44%) Mentoring
3 17 (9.44%) Mobile Device Management
4 16 (8.89%) Incident Management
4 16 (8.89%) Proactive Monitoring
5 15 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (7.78%) Collaborative Working
6 14 (7.78%) Information Security
6 14 (7.78%) Statistics
7 13 (7.22%) Problem Management
8 12 (6.67%) ITIL V3
9 11 (6.11%) E-Commerce
9 11 (6.11%) Investment Management
9 11 (6.11%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.00%) Computer Science
10 9 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (5.00%) Project Delivery
11 8 (4.44%) Asset Management
11 8 (4.44%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 15 (8.33%) VBScript
3 9 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.56%) C#
4 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (18.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (14.44%) MCP
3 13 (7.22%) Degree
4 9 (5.00%) MCSE
5 8 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (4.44%) MCDST
6 6 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (3.33%) MCITP
7 5 (2.78%) MCSA
8 4 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.11%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.11%) MCTS
9 2 (1.11%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.11%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.56%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.56%) CCA
10 1 (0.56%) CCNA
10 1 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (1.11%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 117 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 13 (7.22%) XenApp
5 8 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.22%) BitLocker
6 4 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (2.22%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.11%) Firmware
7 2 (1.11%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.11%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.11%) UAG
7 2 (1.11%) vSphere
8 1 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 45 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 36 (20.00%) SCCM
3 6 (3.33%) Perfmon
3 6 (3.33%) vCenter Server
4 5 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (2.78%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.22%) AirWatch
5 4 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (2.22%) NetVault Backup
5 4 (2.22%) SCDPM
5 4 (2.22%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.22%) SCSM
5 4 (2.22%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.67%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (1.11%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 121 (67.22%) Microsoft
2 43 (23.89%) Citrix
3 42 (23.33%) Apple
4 36 (20.00%) MobileIron
5 33 (18.33%) VMware
6 26 (14.44%) Cisco
7 22 (12.22%) iManage
7 22 (12.22%) ServiceNow
8 14 (7.78%) Bloomberg
9 13 (7.22%) Computacenter
10 12 (6.67%) Dell
11 11 (6.11%) Reuters
12 9 (5.00%) HP
12 9 (5.00%) Remedy
13 7 (3.89%) Sophos
13 7 (3.89%) Symantec
14 6 (3.33%) NetApp
15 5 (2.78%) Adobe
15 5 (2.78%) Lotus
15 5 (2.78%) McAfee