The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 91 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.48% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
457 502 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.75% 40.32% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 290 334 300
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Blue Coat 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (90.00%) F5
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) CCSE
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Juniper
5 4 (40.00%) CCNP
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Retail
5 4 (40.00%) CCMSE
5 4 (40.00%) CCSM
6 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (30.00%) ProxySG
6 3 (30.00%) CCDP
6 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (30.00%) CCSA
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (20.00%) OSPF
7 2 (20.00%) BGP
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (20.00%) French Language
7 2 (20.00%) German Language
7 2 (20.00%) Spanish Language
7 2 (20.00%) Degree

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) OSPF
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) WebEx
4 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (10.00%) TACACS
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) French Language
3 2 (20.00%) German Language
3 2 (20.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Field Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (20.00%) Presales
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCSE
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCMSE
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
2 4 (40.00%) CCSM
3 3 (30.00%) CCDP
3 3 (30.00%) CCSA
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) CCIE
5 1 (10.00%) CCNA
5 1 (10.00%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (90.00%) F5
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) Kaspersky
4 2 (20.00%) Trend Micro
5 1 (10.00%) Fortinet