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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 93 107 81
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -26
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 6 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.39% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.36% 1.12% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £17,000 £27,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.03% +3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
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
442 537 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.38% 34.47% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 273 324 226
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,625 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 2015.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
1 15 (78.95%) Citrix
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) Finance
4 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
5 9 (47.37%) MS Office
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
6 8 (42.11%) VMware
7 7 (36.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
8 6 (31.58%) SCCM
8 6 (31.58%) Lync
8 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
9 5 (26.32%) Android
9 5 (26.32%) XenApp
9 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
9 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
9 5 (26.32%) WorkSite
10 4 (21.05%) Legal
10 4 (21.05%) Symantec
10 4 (21.05%) CRM
10 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (21.05%) SCOM
10 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
10 4 (21.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 7 (36.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (31.58%) Lync
3 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (26.32%) WorkSite
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
3 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Law
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) IT Support
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) IT Assistant
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Support Assistant
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support Assistant
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) Kindle
2 2 (10.53%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Handset
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
3 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
4 5 (26.32%) Android
5 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) Line Management
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
3 2 (10.53%) Document Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
4 1 (5.26%) DNA
4 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) MCDST
1 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) XenApp
2 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 4 (21.05%) SCOM
2 4 (21.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.26%) OpenAM
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Citrix
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Symantec
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) Interwoven
6 1 (5.26%) Twitter
6 1 (5.26%) Varonis
6 1 (5.26%) Reuters
6 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg