The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 114 117 131
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.43% 0.062% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 0.15% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £43,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +8.23%
Blue Coat
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
848 683 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.76% 42.55% 44.70%
Number of salaries quoted 683 521 676
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
2 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
2 8 (72.73%) NetScreen
2 8 (72.73%) Service Delivery
2 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) CCSE
2 8 (72.73%) Fortinet
2 8 (72.73%) IronPort
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco PIX
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (72.73%) Tufin
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (36.36%) JNCIS
3 4 (36.36%) JNCIP
3 4 (36.36%) CCIE
3 4 (36.36%) CCNP
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) SLA
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
4 3 (27.27%) F5

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) NetScreen
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco PIX
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco ISE
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Consultant
1 8 (72.73%) Security Consultant
1 8 (72.73%) Technical Consultant
1 8 (72.73%) Security Technical Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Security Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CCSE
3 4 (36.36%) JNCIS
3 4 (36.36%) JNCIP
3 4 (36.36%) CCIE
3 4 (36.36%) CCNP
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Tufin
2 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
2 8 (72.73%) Fortinet
2 8 (72.73%) IronPort
3 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
3 3 (27.27%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) HP
Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + £6,600 Car allowance + 12% Bonus
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