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 3 months to 25 March 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 92 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.22% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

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 vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 457 516 498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 40.55% 38.62% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 301 318 300
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,900 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
1 8 (88.89%) F5
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) Network Security
4 5 (55.56%) CCSE
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) CCNP
5 4 (44.44%) Retail
5 4 (44.44%) CCMSE
5 4 (44.44%) CCSM
6 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications
6 3 (33.33%) ProxySG
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) CCDP
6 3 (33.33%) Juniper
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (33.33%) CCSA
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) OSPF
7 2 (22.22%) BGP
7 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
7 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
8 1 (11.11%) Trend Micro
8 1 (11.11%) COBIT
8 1 (11.11%) Time Management

Blue Coat
Top Related 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 6 (66.67%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (11.11%) TACACS
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) WebEx
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) French Language
4 1 (11.11%) German Language
4 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Field Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCSE
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCMSE
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
2 4 (44.44%) CCSM
3 3 (33.33%) CCDP
3 3 (33.33%) CCSA
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) CCIE
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) LPIC
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
1 8 (88.89%) F5
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
4 1 (11.11%) Trend Micro
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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