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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
South East / Kent
Rank 79 94 101
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 6 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.74% 0.29% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 0.62% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 9
Median salary £40,000 £21,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £56,300 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.74% +3.88%

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
399 486 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.14% 46.46% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 311 407 481
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 21 January 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) F5
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (55.56%) TippingPoint
3 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
3 5 (55.56%) Wireshark
3 5 (55.56%) BIG-IP
3 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (55.56%) Riverbed
3 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds
3 5 (55.56%) Tufin
3 5 (55.56%) Network Architecture
3 5 (55.56%) WAAS
3 5 (55.56%) Aruba
3 5 (55.56%) FireEye
3 5 (55.56%) Palo Alto
3 5 (55.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Wireless
3 5 (55.56%) Change Management
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) LogLogic

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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (55.56%) BIG-IP
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) WAAS
3 5 (55.56%) Wireless
3 5 (55.56%) Wireshark
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Check Point Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Check Point Support
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Support
3 2 (22.22%) Escalation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall Support
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper Support
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Change Management
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Network Architecture
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 4 (44.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) F5
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (55.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 5 (55.56%) Aruba
2 5 (55.56%) FireEye
2 5 (55.56%) LogLogic
2 5 (55.56%) Palo Alto
2 5 (55.56%) Riverbed
2 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds
2 5 (55.56%) TippingPoint
2 5 (55.56%) Tufin
3 4 (44.44%) Forcepoint
3 4 (44.44%) Radianz