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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank - 163 133
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 0 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.12% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.29% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.88%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +3.88%
Blue Coat
UK

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
1219 1375 1451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.23% 41.67% 49.20%
Number of salaries quoted 810 877 960
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,012 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint