Period
to 12 December 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

RIM Blackberry
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 824 828 659
Rank change year-on-year +4 -169 -119
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 235 320 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.51% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 156 255 437
UK median annual salary £32,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.78% +28.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,000 £34,125 £31,500
% change year-on-year -6.23% +8.33% -3.08%

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 51,499 63,279 71,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.69% 39.67% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 39,302 48,279 53,548
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,405 £27,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 2019.

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 2019. 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 +8 224 £35,000 -30.00% 32
London +55 142 £35,000 -30.00% 14
UK excluding London +3 89 £32,000 -6.23% 24
South East +58 35 £53,750 +102.83% 4
North of England +41 26 £29,000 -15.02% 11
North West +26 24 £29,000 -35.56% 10
Midlands +30 10 £90,000 +84.62%
East Midlands +10 8 £90,000 +176.92%
South West -12 7 £32,000 -41.82% 3
Channel Islands +10 4 £25,000 -28.57%
East of England +36 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Scotland +19 3 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands +25 2 £56,500 -5.83%
Yorkshire +16 2 £20,500 -39.93%
Wales - 1 £32,500 - 5

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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.

1 183 (77.87%) Windows
2 166 (70.64%) Microsoft
3 152 (64.68%) Active Directory
4 118 (50.21%) Office 365
5 110 (46.81%) Windows 10
6 109 (46.38%) Windows 7
7 107 (45.53%) Android
8 100 (42.55%) Microsoft Office
9 89 (37.87%) ITIL
10 71 (30.21%) Apple
11 68 (28.94%) Windows Server
12 62 (26.38%) MS Exchange
13 60 (25.53%) Citrix
14 59 (25.11%) Finance
14 59 (25.11%) SCCM
15 53 (22.55%) Microsoft Certification
16 52 (22.13%) Microsoft Intune
17 51 (21.70%) iPhone
18 48 (20.43%) Smartphone
18 48 (20.43%) Management Information System
19 47 (20.00%) MobileIron
20 45 (19.15%) DNS
21 44 (18.72%) Microsoft Excel
22 42 (17.87%) MCP
23 40 (17.02%) DHCP
24 39 (16.60%) TCP/IP
25 37 (15.74%) VPN
25 37 (15.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
26 36 (15.32%) VMware
27 35 (14.89%) 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 62 (26.38%) MS Exchange
2 21 (8.94%) Skype for Business
3 15 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (5.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (5.11%) IBM Notes
6 9 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.70%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.43%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 100 (42.55%) Microsoft Office
2 44 (18.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (15.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (6.81%) Acrobat
5 13 (5.53%) Microsoft Project
6 12 (5.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.26%) Elite 3E
2 8 (3.40%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 118 (50.21%) Office 365
2 18 (7.66%) Azure
3 7 (2.98%) G Suite
4 5 (2.13%) AWS
4 5 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.70%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 45 (19.15%) DNS
2 40 (17.02%) DHCP
3 39 (16.60%) TCP/IP
4 37 (15.74%) VPN
5 32 (13.62%) LAN
6 30 (12.77%) Remote Desktop
6 30 (12.77%) WAN
7 28 (11.91%) Internet
8 24 (10.21%) Skype
8 24 (10.21%) Wireless
9 18 (7.66%) VoIP
10 17 (7.23%) Network Security
11 14 (5.96%) WebEx
12 12 (5.11%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (3.40%) NAS
14 7 (2.98%) iSCSI
15 6 (2.55%) Firewall
16 5 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
16 5 (2.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.55%) WinDbg
2 4 (1.70%) GCC
General
1 59 (25.11%) Finance
2 18 (7.66%) Law
3 12 (5.11%) Legal
4 9 (3.83%) French Language
5 7 (2.98%) Banking
6 6 (2.55%) Retail
7 5 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.70%) Marketing
9 2 (0.85%) Advertising
9 2 (0.85%) Billing
9 2 (0.85%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.43%) German Language
10 1 (0.43%) Local Government
10 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 71 (30.21%) Analyst
2 54 (22.98%) Support Engineer
3 52 (22.13%) Desktop Support
4 48 (20.43%) Support Analyst
5 31 (13.19%) 2nd Line Support
6 26 (11.06%) IT Support
7 23 (9.79%) Desktop Analyst
7 23 (9.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 22 (9.36%) Service Analyst
9 20 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
10 19 (8.09%) IT Analyst
11 18 (7.66%) Desktop Engineer
11 18 (7.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 17 (7.23%) IT Support Analyst
13 15 (6.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 14 (5.96%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 14 (5.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 11 (4.68%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 11 (4.68%) Mobile Engineer
16 10 (4.26%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.11%) CSS
2 5 (2.13%) Web Services
3 4 (1.70%) J2ME
3 4 (1.70%) LDAP
3 4 (1.70%) MAPI
3 4 (1.70%) RESTful
4 1 (0.43%) .NET
4 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.43%) React
4 1 (0.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (21.70%) iPhone
2 48 (20.43%) Management Information System
2 48 (20.43%) Smartphone
3 28 (11.91%) iPad
3 28 (11.91%) User Experience
4 25 (10.64%) Mobile App
5 14 (5.96%) Fat Client
5 14 (5.96%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (5.96%) Thin Client
6 13 (5.53%) Handset
7 12 (5.11%) PDA
7 12 (5.11%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (4.26%) Data Centre
8 10 (4.26%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.13%) Replication
10 4 (1.70%) BYOD
10 4 (1.70%) Clustering
11 3 (1.28%) CMDB
12 2 (0.85%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 183 (77.87%) Windows
2 110 (46.81%) Windows 10
3 109 (46.38%) Windows 7
4 107 (45.53%) Android
5 68 (28.94%) Windows Server
6 34 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (10.64%) Apple iOS
7 25 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (10.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (9.79%) Windows XP
10 12 (5.11%) Mac OS
10 12 (5.11%) Windows 2000
11 10 (4.26%) Windows Vista
12 8 (3.40%) Mac OS X
13 7 (2.98%) Windows 8
14 6 (2.55%) Linux
15 5 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (1.70%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (37.87%) ITIL
2 35 (14.89%) Mobile Device Management
3 33 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (10.21%) Service Management
5 22 (9.36%) Collaborative Working
6 21 (8.94%) Information Security
7 20 (8.51%) Statistics
8 19 (8.09%) Mentoring
8 19 (8.09%) Proactive Monitoring
9 18 (7.66%) Incident Management
10 17 (7.23%) Asset Management
10 17 (7.23%) Change Management
10 17 (7.23%) Problem Management
11 14 (5.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 13 (5.53%) Service Delivery
13 12 (5.11%) Project Management
14 11 (4.68%) E-Commerce
15 10 (4.26%) Investment Management
15 10 (4.26%) ITIL V3
15 10 (4.26%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 30 (12.77%) PowerShell
2 17 (7.23%) VBScript
3 6 (2.55%) SQL
4 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.85%) Python
5 1 (0.43%) C#
5 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (22.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (17.87%) MCP
3 25 (10.64%) MCSE
4 18 (7.66%) MCDST
5 12 (5.11%) Degree
6 10 (4.26%) MCSA
7 9 (3.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.98%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.13%) MCITP
11 3 (1.28%) Avaya Certification
11 3 (1.28%) CCNA
11 3 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.28%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.85%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.85%) RHCSA
13 1 (0.43%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.53%) SLA
2 3 (1.28%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (1.28%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 3 (1.28%) QA
3 2 (0.85%) PMO
4 1 (0.43%) GDPR
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 152 (64.68%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.96%) XenDesktop
4 12 (5.11%) XenApp
5 6 (2.55%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (1.70%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
7 4 (1.70%) BitLocker
7 4 (1.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.70%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.28%) Firmware
9 2 (0.85%) NFS
9 2 (0.85%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.85%) vSphere
10 1 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.43%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.43%) UAG
10 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 59 (25.11%) SCCM
2 52 (22.13%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (2.55%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.55%) Perfmon
3 6 (2.55%) SCOM
3 6 (2.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (2.13%) SCVMM
4 5 (2.13%) WhatsUp Gold
5 4 (1.70%) AirWatch
5 4 (1.70%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (1.70%) SCDPM
5 4 (1.70%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.70%) SCSM
5 4 (1.70%) ServiceCenter
5 4 (1.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (1.28%) Ansible
6 3 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 166 (70.64%) Microsoft
2 71 (30.21%) Apple
3 60 (25.53%) Citrix
4 47 (20.00%) MobileIron
5 36 (15.32%) VMware
6 35 (14.89%) Cisco
7 25 (10.64%) ServiceNow
8 20 (8.51%) Computacenter
8 20 (8.51%) iManage
9 16 (6.81%) Adobe
10 14 (5.96%) Bloomberg
11 12 (5.11%) HP
11 12 (5.11%) Lotus
11 12 (5.11%) McAfee
12 10 (4.26%) Dell
12 10 (4.26%) Reuters
13 9 (3.83%) Sophos
14 8 (3.40%) Veeam
15 7 (2.98%) Remedy
15 7 (2.98%) Symantec