The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank - 88 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.093% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Blue Coat
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
550 556 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.41% 51.43% 51.64%
Number of salaries quoted 441 474 456
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,810 £30,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Essex

Blue Coat
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint