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 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
North West / Cheshire
Rank - - 119
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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 Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
445 523 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.84% 40.35% 45.56%
Number of salaries quoted 346 426 689
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
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 Cheshire

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

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) ProxySG
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (75.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Fast Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) IPX
3 1 (25.00%) RIP
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Fast Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (25.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) IGRP
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
2 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco