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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 42 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.40% 0.48% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
157 103 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 62.80% 49.05% 54.46%
Number of salaries quoted 115 94 97
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) vCloud
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware