The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank - 25 27
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 0 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - 5.19% 5.98%
As % of the Vendors category - 11.43% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
Blue Coat
Northern Ireland

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

Vendors Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
98 70 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 57.65% 45.45% 70.51%
Number of salaries quoted 40 49 72
Average salary £26,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,575 £16,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £57,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in County Antrim

Blue Coat
Top 12 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Q1 Labs
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Q1 Labs