The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 116 - 117
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% - 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% - 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £30,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -0.58%
Blue Coat
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
676 691 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.98% 42.97% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 523 589 653
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Cambridge

Blue Coat
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Trend Micro
2 2 (66.67%) Crossbeam
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) VTSP
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Account Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCSP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VTSP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Crossbeam
2 2 (66.67%) Trend Micro
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp