The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 37 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.16% - 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% - 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £52,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.87%
Blue Coat
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
153 85 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 59.30% 50.30% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 119 83 125
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Farnborough

Blue Coat
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) vCloud
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (40.00%) IronPort
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee
3 2 (40.00%) Nokia
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) CentOS
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
1 2 (40.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
1 3 (60.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (40.00%) IronPort
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee
3 2 (40.00%) Nokia
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper