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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 91 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% - 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Blue Coat
Scotland

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
517 519 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.58% 37.47% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 340 326 345
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,970
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,575 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,100 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Blue Coat 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 Blue Coat.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) CCSE
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (66.67%) CCSA
3 4 (66.67%) CCIE
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) FortiGate
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) LPIC
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (33.33%) RHCE
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Blue Coat 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 Blue Coat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Check Point Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (33.33%) Network Specialist
3 2 (33.33%) Security Specialist
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Security Specialist
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCSE
2 4 (66.67%) CCIE
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) CCSA
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) LPIC
3 2 (33.33%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) F5