The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 88 92 89
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 13 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 0.71% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.67% 2.01% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 5
Average salary £32,788 £19,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.01% -34.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £28,750 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £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 Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
487 498 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.02% 35.50% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 283 302 272
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Blackberry
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) MS Exchange
3 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
4 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
5 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (56.52%) Lync
5 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (52.17%) PowerShell
6 12 (52.17%) MS Office
7 11 (47.83%) Citrix
7 11 (47.83%) Finance
8 10 (43.48%) VMware
8 10 (43.48%) Cisco
8 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
8 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (39.13%) Windows XP
10 8 (34.78%) SAN
10 8 (34.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
10 8 (34.78%) SCCM
11 7 (30.43%) IP Telephony
12 6 (26.09%) Cisco IPT
12 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
12 6 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (26.09%) Windows Phone
12 6 (26.09%) Symantec
12 6 (26.09%) Law
12 6 (26.09%) Firewall
12 6 (26.09%) IIS
12 6 (26.09%) ITIL

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 19 (82.61%) MS Exchange
2 13 (56.52%) Lync
2 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (34.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (26.09%) IIS
5 5 (21.74%) WorkSite
6 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (4.35%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) SAN
2 7 (30.43%) IP Telephony
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco IPT
3 6 (26.09%) Firewall
4 3 (13.04%) DNS
5 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
5 2 (8.70%) LAN
5 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (8.70%) DMZ
5 2 (8.70%) MPLS
5 2 (8.70%) FCoE
5 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MSI
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Law
3 4 (17.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) IT Support
4 4 (17.39%) IT Assistant
4 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) IT Support Assistant
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
6 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Support Assistant
6 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) MSMQ
2 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.70%) Kindle
4 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) PKI
4 1 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (39.13%) Windows XP
4 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Phone
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (8.70%) Android
8 2 (8.70%) HPUX
8 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000
8 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
9 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) CRM
2 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.70%) Document Management
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Line Management
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Coaching
5 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) PowerShell
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) APMP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
3 6 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (21.74%) XenApp
4 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
5 4 (17.39%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) SCCM
2 5 (21.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (17.39%) SCOM
4 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (4.35%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) Citrix
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco
3 10 (43.48%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) Symantec
5 2 (8.70%) Clearswift
5 2 (8.70%) BT
5 2 (8.70%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) Brocade
5 2 (8.70%) Fujitsu
5 2 (8.70%) Interwoven
5 2 (8.70%) Avaya
5 2 (8.70%) Juniper
5 2 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) Dell
5 2 (8.70%) Nortel
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) IronPort
6 1 (4.35%) Varonis