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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 95 104 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 6 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.36% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 1.13% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Average salary £17,500 £19,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -29.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £19,500 £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £33,750 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-18.51% +5.46%
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
475 532 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.55% 32.18% 36.52%
Number of salaries quoted 267 324 224
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,650 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 April 2015.

Blackberry Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 14 (73.68%) Citrix
4 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
5 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
6 11 (57.89%) Finance
7 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
8 9 (47.37%) MS Office
9 8 (42.11%) VMware
10 7 (36.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
10 7 (36.84%) Lync
10 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (31.58%) SCCM
11 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
12 5 (26.32%) WorkSite
12 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (26.32%) XenApp
12 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
13 4 (21.05%) Legal
13 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
13 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
13 4 (21.05%) CRM
13 4 (21.05%) Symantec
13 4 (21.05%) Android
13 4 (21.05%) SCOM
13 4 (21.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
2 7 (36.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (36.84%) Lync
2 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (26.32%) WorkSite
4 2 (10.53%) IIS
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 11 (57.89%) 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%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) IT Support
3 4 (21.05%) IT Assistant
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support Assistant
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Assistant
6 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Kindle
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Handset
3 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
4 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) Android
6 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Phone
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Line Management
3 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
3 2 (10.53%) Document Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
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%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) MCDST
1 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) XenApp
2 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.53%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
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 14 (73.68%) Citrix
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Symantec
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) Dell
6 2 (10.53%) Interwoven
7 1 (5.26%) Reuters
7 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
7 1 (5.26%) Twitter
7 1 (5.26%) Varonis