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 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 69 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 5 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.76% - 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.82% - 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 8
Median salary £35,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +5.61%
Blue Coat
South Wales

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
274 266 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.45% 40.24% 43.05%
Number of salaries quoted 251 238 227
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) JBoss
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Intel
3 3 (42.86%) Avaya
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Nessus
4 2 (28.57%) CEH
4 2 (28.57%) Nmap
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Flex
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification

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 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) PPP
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CEH
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCDA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nessus
1 2 (28.57%) Nmap
1 2 (28.57%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Avaya
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) Intel
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) AppDynamics
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
3 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia
4 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL