The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 104 77 95
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +18
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 6 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 1.18% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 3.90% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Average salary £19,500 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -8.57%
Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
436 333 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.30% 30.33% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 265 188 254
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,575 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Blackberry
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
2 11 (73.33%) Windows 7
3 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (46.67%) MS Office
5 6 (40.00%) SCCM
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Android
6 5 (33.33%) Dell
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) VMware
7 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
8 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (20.00%) MobileIron
8 3 (20.00%) XenMobile
8 3 (20.00%) DameWare
8 3 (20.00%) Service Management
8 3 (20.00%) Law
8 3 (20.00%) Document Management
8 3 (20.00%) MCTS
8 3 (20.00%) MCITP
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (20.00%) WorkSite
8 3 (20.00%) LANDesk

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (20.00%) WorkSite
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) Broadband
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) IT Support
2 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Assistant
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) IT Assistant
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Handset
1 1 (6.67%) iPhone
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) Social Media
1 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows 7
3 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (33.33%) Android
5 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) Linux
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (20.00%) Service Management
1 3 (20.00%) Document Management
1 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Android Development
3 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCTS
1 3 (20.00%) MCITP
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (20.00%) MCP
1 3 (20.00%) HNC
1 3 (20.00%) HND
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 3 (20.00%) XenMobile
2 3 (20.00%) DameWare
3 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Citrix
2 5 (33.33%) Dell
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) MobileIron
4 3 (20.00%) LANDesk
4 3 (20.00%) Apple
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Interwoven
6 1 (6.67%) Facebook
6 1 (6.67%) Twitter
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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