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 East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 16 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 East Midlands 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 188 168 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 4 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.099% 0.22% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1790 1587 1566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.45% 50.05% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1461 1349 1345
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,535 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Blue Coat
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 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
Nottinghamshire -8 3 £37,500 -46.42%
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 20 (86.96%) VMware
1 20 (86.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) CheckPoint
4 15 (65.22%) DHCP
4 15 (65.22%) DNS
5 14 (60.87%) Firewall
6 13 (56.52%) Cisco
6 13 (56.52%) Citrix
6 13 (56.52%) Juniper
6 13 (56.52%) Network Security
7 12 (52.17%) HTTP
8 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
9 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
9 10 (43.48%) SSL
9 10 (43.48%) FTP
9 10 (43.48%) LDAP
9 10 (43.48%) SMTP
9 10 (43.48%) Validation
10 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (30.43%) Office 365
10 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
10 7 (30.43%) ITIL
10 7 (30.43%) Windows
11 6 (26.09%) LAN
11 6 (26.09%) WAN
12 5 (21.74%) PSTN
12 5 (21.74%) WLAN
12 5 (21.74%) EDI
12 5 (21.74%) ISDN

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) DHCP
1 15 (65.22%) DNS
2 14 (60.87%) Firewall
3 13 (56.52%) Network Security
4 12 (52.17%) HTTP
5 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
5 10 (43.48%) SSL
5 10 (43.48%) FTP
5 10 (43.48%) LDAP
5 10 (43.48%) SMTP
6 6 (26.09%) LAN
6 6 (26.09%) WAN
7 5 (21.74%) PSTN
7 5 (21.74%) WLAN
7 5 (21.74%) ISDN
7 5 (21.74%) Internet
7 5 (21.74%) Wireless
8 3 (13.04%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) IT Security Consultant
1 10 (43.48%) Consultant
1 10 (43.48%) Network Consultant
1 10 (43.48%) IT Consultant
1 10 (43.48%) Security Consultant
1 10 (43.48%) Network Security Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Network Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Business Development Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) EDI
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Validation
2 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (30.43%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Business Development
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.70%) Data Security
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCTS
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) VTSP
2 2 (8.70%) CISSP
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CCSP
3 1 (4.35%) CCA
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCEA
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) CCEE
3 1 (4.35%) CCIA
3 1 (4.35%) VCAP
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) ProxySG
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
4 1 (4.35%) XenServer
4 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) VMware
2 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) CheckPoint
4 13 (56.52%) Cisco
4 13 (56.52%) Citrix
4 13 (56.52%) Juniper
5 3 (13.04%) Websense
5 3 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) Dell
5 3 (13.04%) EMC
5 3 (13.04%) NetApp
6 2 (8.70%) Crossbeam
6 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.70%) Nokia
6 2 (8.70%) Clearswift
6 2 (8.70%) Symantec
7 1 (4.35%) McAfee
7 1 (4.35%) MobileIron
7 1 (4.35%) Meru Networks
7 1 (4.35%) F5