Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

Blue Coat
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 119 155
Rank change year-on-year -22 +36 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 14 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.52% 0.73% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 1.76% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 3
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £47,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.65% -4.50% -
10th Percentile £57,500 £26,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £74,500
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +22.22%

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 1059 968 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.21% 41.51% 38.39%
Number of salaries quoted 627 617 756
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,150 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,750 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

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 23 November 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 14 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (85.71%) Fortinet
3 10 (71.43%) Network Security
4 9 (64.29%) OSPF
4 9 (64.29%) BGP
5 7 (50.00%) CCNP
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (35.71%) Network Design
7 4 (28.57%) Retail Banking
8 3 (21.43%) Time Management
8 3 (21.43%) CCIE
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) LAN
8 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (21.43%) Customer-Centricity
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
9 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
9 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 1 (7.14%) Finance
10 1 (7.14%) Banking

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 14 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (71.43%) Network Security
3 9 (64.29%) BGP
3 9 (64.29%) OSPF
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Design Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Network Design Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Design Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security Specialist
4 3 (21.43%) Network Specialist
4 3 (21.43%) Security Specialist
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Security Specialist
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Specialist
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Security Specialist
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Network Design
2 3 (21.43%) Customer-Centricity
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CCNP
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCIE
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (85.71%) Fortinet