Period
to 20 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blue Coat over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 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.

Blue Coat
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 120 143
Rank change year-on-year -27 +23 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 4 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.41% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.98% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £61,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% - -
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £61,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year -2.44% +14.42% -

Blue Coat is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 935 914 1,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 34.39% 41.91% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 601 605 713
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £66,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% +2.47% +1.25%

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Blue Coat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat 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 in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Blue Coat in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Security Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Security Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet