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 Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Cardiff 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 64 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.33% 0.17% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £33,500 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
303 291 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.67% 49.74% 47.81%
Number of salaries quoted 253 273 191
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +18.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
South Wales

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Cardiff

Blue Coat
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) iSeries
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) OWASP
5 1 (20.00%) Nessus
5 1 (20.00%) CEH
5 1 (20.00%) Nmap

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OWASP
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CEH
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft