The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 91 104 86
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 8 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.68% 0.57% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.77% 1.41% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 6
Average salary £27,500 £25,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -36.25%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
451 567 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.19% 40.62% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 298 354 164
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,346
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Blackberry Salary Trend in Glasgow

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
5 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
5 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (53.85%) SCCM
7 6 (46.15%) VMware
7 6 (46.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (46.15%) Android
7 6 (46.15%) Mac OS
7 6 (46.15%) Google Apps
7 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
8 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (38.46%) vSphere
8 5 (38.46%) Mitel
8 5 (38.46%) Publishing
8 5 (38.46%) Altiris
8 5 (38.46%) Avaya
8 5 (38.46%) SAN
8 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
8 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
8 5 (38.46%) ITIL
9 4 (30.77%) VPN
9 4 (30.77%) Firewall
10 3 (23.08%) Retail

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) NAS
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (38.46%) Publishing
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Team Leader
2 5 (38.46%) Support Team Leader
2 5 (38.46%) Desktop Support
3 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 4 (30.77%) Desktop Team Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) Mac OS
5 6 (46.15%) Android
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
7 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Mitel
4 5 (38.46%) Altiris
4 5 (38.46%) Avaya
5 3 (23.08%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Google