The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
UK / Scotland
Rank - 154 161
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.20% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.45% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
935 1340 1242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.76% 45.13% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 612 820 806
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Scotland

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
2 10 (76.92%) Network Security
3 8 (61.54%) F5
4 7 (53.85%) ProxySG
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 7 (53.85%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) CCSE
5 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) Retail
6 4 (30.77%) QMS
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) CCNP
6 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
6 4 (30.77%) Change Control
6 4 (30.77%) CCMSE
6 4 (30.77%) CCSM
6 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
7 3 (23.08%) Juniper
7 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (23.08%) CCSA
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) CCDP
7 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
8 2 (15.38%) Finance
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (15.38%) Degree

Blue Coat
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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Network Security
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
3 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (15.38%) BGP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (15.38%) OSPF
5 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
5 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (7.69%) TACACS
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) WebEx
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) French Language
4 1 (7.69%) German Language
4 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Field Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Field Support Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Network Specialist
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (30.77%) QMS
2 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCSE
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCMSE
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
2 4 (30.77%) CCSM
3 3 (23.08%) CCDP
3 3 (23.08%) CCSA
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) CCIE
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) LPIC
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) COBIT
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
2 8 (61.54%) F5
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
5 4 (30.77%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) Juniper
7 1 (7.69%) Kaspersky
7 1 (7.69%) Trend Micro