The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 28 40
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 1.66% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 6.90% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £22,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.46%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Blackberry
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Miscellaneous Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
22 58 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 14.97% 24.07% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 52 58
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,394
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £31,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £81,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Aberdeen region.

Blackberry Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Blackberry
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) WAP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) VMware

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Customer Support
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware