The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.16% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Blue Coat
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 86 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 51.74% 35.10% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 62 73 104
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Chester

Blue Coat
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya