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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
UK / Scotland
Rank 131 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.27% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £62,500 £53,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.74% +3.88%

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
958 1270 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.11% 42.98% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 615 779 792
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 3 £62,500 - 2
Blue Coat
UK

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 15 (93.75%) CheckPoint
2 12 (75.00%) Network Security
3 9 (56.25%) ProxySG
3 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) F5
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 7 (43.75%) Fortinet
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (31.25%) CCSE
6 5 (31.25%) Change Control
7 4 (25.00%) CCMSE
7 4 (25.00%) CCSM
7 4 (25.00%) HP
7 4 (25.00%) Retail
7 4 (25.00%) QMS
7 4 (25.00%) Juniper
7 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
7 4 (25.00%) CCNP
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) CCDP
8 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (18.75%) CCSA
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
9 2 (12.50%) WebEx
9 2 (12.50%) Presales
9 2 (12.50%) Finance

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 12 (75.00%) Network Security
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
3 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (12.50%) BGP
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (12.50%) OSPF
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) WebEx
5 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (6.25%) TACACS
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) French Language
3 2 (12.50%) German Language
3 2 (12.50%) Spanish Language
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Perimeter Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Change Control
3 4 (25.00%) QMS
3 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Presales
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CCSE
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCMSE
2 4 (25.00%) CCNP
2 4 (25.00%) CCSM
3 3 (18.75%) CCDP
3 3 (18.75%) CCSA
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) CCIE
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) COBIT
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) CheckPoint
2 9 (56.25%) F5
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) Fortinet
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) Kaspersky
5 2 (12.50%) Trend Micro