The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
UK / Scotland
Rank 134 150 141
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Blackberry 5 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.22% 0.14% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.31% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 16
Median salary £72,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +107.14% +27.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -3.22% +6.89%  

Blackberry is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 841 1271 1105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 36.97% 43.80% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 543 762 653
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Blackberry as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in Scotland

Blackberry
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Blackberry in Scotland

Blackberry
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +10 5 £72,500 +41.46% 1
Blackberry
UK

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Blackberry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (75.00%) SCOM
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (75.00%) Office 365
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (62.50%) XenApp
3 5 (62.50%) XenDesktop
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (62.50%) Puppet
3 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (62.50%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (62.50%) Ubuntu
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (62.50%) CA
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (62.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Office 365
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) ADSL
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) IT Support
1 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
1 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Messaging Support
2 1 (12.50%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Ubuntu
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Investment Management
3 4 (50.00%) IT Strategy
3 4 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
6 1 (12.50%) High Availability
6 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (62.50%) XenApp
3 5 (62.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCOM
2 5 (62.50%) Ansible
2 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 5 (62.50%) SCCM
2 5 (62.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (62.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) CA
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec
3 5 (62.50%) Varonis
4 3 (37.50%) MobileIron
5 2 (25.00%) iManage
5 2 (25.00%) Interwoven