The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Glasgow region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 110 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.069% 1.03% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 1.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
719 560 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 49.65% 52.19% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 430 269 299
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
Scotland

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Glasgow

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) EDI
3 2 (50.00%) ISDN
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) PSTN
3 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) ISDN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) PSTN
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) EDI
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper