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 Cheshire 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 Cheshire 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 115 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 11 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.60% 0.48% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.42% 1.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
773 861 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.94% 46.09% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 559 642 684
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
North West

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Cheshire

Blue Coat
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Warrington -14 10 £37,500 - 1
Runcorn - 1 - - 1
Blue Coat
North West

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
1 13 (92.86%) Websense
1 13 (92.86%) SC Cleared
1 13 (92.86%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) IronPort
2 10 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 10 (71.43%) Symantec
2 10 (71.43%) McAfee
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Vulnerability Management
2 10 (71.43%) SIEM
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Juniper
3 9 (64.29%) Change Management
4 8 (57.14%) Nessus
4 8 (57.14%) Snort
4 8 (57.14%) Qualys
4 8 (57.14%) Network Security
4 8 (57.14%) Lumension
4 8 (57.14%) Cyber Security
4 8 (57.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 8 (57.14%) Becrypt
4 8 (57.14%) LogRhythm
4 8 (57.14%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (57.14%) Splunk
5 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
6 6 (42.86%) Finance

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (21.43%) IIS
1 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
2 10 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (57.14%) Network Security
4 6 (42.86%) HTTP
4 6 (42.86%) HTTPS
4 6 (42.86%) SSL
5 3 (21.43%) IPv4
5 3 (21.43%) IPv6
5 3 (21.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Security Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Web Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Security Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XML Messaging
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Vulnerability Management
1 10 (71.43%) SIEM
2 9 (64.29%) Change Management
3 8 (57.14%) Cyber Security
4 6 (42.86%) Migration
4 6 (42.86%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) SC Cleared
1 13 (92.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) CISSP
2 4 (28.57%) SSCP
2 4 (28.57%) CEH
3 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) Snort
3 3 (21.43%) ISA Server
3 3 (21.43%) Squid
3 3 (21.43%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (21.43%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Nessus
1 8 (57.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 8 (57.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Websense
2 10 (71.43%) IronPort
2 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 10 (71.43%) Symantec
2 10 (71.43%) McAfee
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Juniper
4 8 (57.14%) Qualys
4 8 (57.14%) Lumension
4 8 (57.14%) Becrypt
4 8 (57.14%) LogRhythm
4 8 (57.14%) Splunk
5 6 (42.86%) Fujitsu
6 3 (21.43%) M86 Security
7 1 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco
7 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
7 1 (7.14%) F5
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire, United Kingdom
Dimension Data
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago