The table below looks at the statistics 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 27 February 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 61 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.38% - 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% - 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Median salary £50,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.72% -1.05%

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
219 253 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.79% 34.52% 46.48%
Number of salaries quoted 204 216 262
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £26,171
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
4 3 (50.00%) Intel
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) JBoss
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) Avaya
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Flex
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) AppDynamics
5 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) PPP
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCDA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) Avaya
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Intel
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) AppDynamics
3 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) Nokia
4 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL