The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 79 99 96
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 5 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.63% 0.090% 1.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.27% 0.20% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 16
Median salary £72,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+81.25% +3.22%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.60% +3.88%
Blue Coat
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
394 508 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.44% 45.85% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 322 435 535
Median salary £43,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Kent

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Kent

Blue Coat
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tonbridge - 2 £72,500 -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Juniper
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
1 15 (100.00%) F5
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (60.00%) Network Security
3 8 (53.33%) Aruba
3 8 (53.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (53.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (53.33%) Wireless
3 8 (53.33%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) Forcepoint
5 5 (33.33%) Service Management
5 5 (33.33%) Change Management
5 5 (33.33%) Project Management
5 5 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 5 (33.33%) CCNA
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) DHCP
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 5 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 5 (33.33%) FireEye
5 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 5 (33.33%) LogLogic
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (60.00%) Network Security
3 8 (53.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 8 (53.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (53.33%) Wireless
4 5 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (33.33%) DHCP
4 5 (33.33%) DNS
4 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (33.33%) WAAS
4 5 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Check Point Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Check Point Support
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Support
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall Support
3 4 (26.67%) Network Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Network Support
3 4 (26.67%) Network Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Support
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Change Management
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
1 5 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNA
3 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 4 (26.67%) CCSE
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) JNCIP
4 3 (20.00%) JNCIS
5 1 (6.67%) CCSA
5 1 (6.67%) CCSP
5 1 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (26.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) F5
1 15 (100.00%) Juniper
2 8 (53.33%) Aruba
3 6 (40.00%) Forcepoint
4 5 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 5 (33.33%) FireEye
4 5 (33.33%) LogLogic
4 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 5 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 5 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 5 (33.33%) TippingPoint
4 5 (33.33%) Tufin
5 4 (26.67%) Radianz
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) IronPort
6 1 (6.67%) Nokia