The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bridgend region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 14.63% - -
As % of the Vendors category 35.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,750 £46,750
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -8.55%
Vendors Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
17 31 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 41.46% 23.31% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 4
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
South Wales

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Bridgend

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blue Coat.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) Aruba
1 9 (100.00%) F5
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) RIP
3 6 (66.67%) MS Office
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 6 (66.67%) OSPF
3 6 (66.67%) McAfee
3 6 (66.67%) BGP
3 6 (66.67%) Websense
3 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) CCSE
3 6 (66.67%) Network Design
3 6 (66.67%) JNCIS
3 6 (66.67%) Lumension
3 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (66.67%) SonicWALL
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco PIX

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blue Coat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
1 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (66.67%) RIP
2 6 (66.67%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (66.67%) Escalation Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Network Design
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
2 6 (66.67%) CCSE
2 6 (66.67%) JNCIS
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) CCDA
5 1 (11.11%) CCDP
5 1 (11.11%) CCIE
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Aruba
1 9 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (66.67%) Lumension
2 6 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 6 (66.67%) McAfee
2 6 (66.67%) Websense
3 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 3 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago