The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 138 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 2 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.090% - 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% - 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 18
Median salary £37,500 - £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +6.81%
Blue Coat
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1042 879 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.96% 46.31% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 730 737 978
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Birmingham region.

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Birmingham

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) S/MIME
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Python

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) S/MIME
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (33.33%) SCADA
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCSA
2 1 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO27002
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Clearswift
3 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Qualys
3 1 (33.33%) Rapid7
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Tripwire