The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 157 176 134
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -42
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 11 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 0.091% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.19% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 12
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Blue Coat
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1571 1550 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 46.31% 46.79% 46.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1178 1092
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Leeds

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Leeds

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) Network Security
2 14 (93.33%) Firewall
3 11 (73.33%) F5
4 10 (66.67%) ProxySG
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (60.00%) Degree
5 9 (60.00%) Load Balancing
5 9 (60.00%) VMware
5 9 (60.00%) DNS
5 9 (60.00%) Symantec
5 9 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (60.00%) HP
5 9 (60.00%) EMC
5 9 (60.00%) Citrix
5 9 (60.00%) DHCP
6 7 (46.67%) Windows
7 6 (40.00%) Linux
8 5 (33.33%) Juniper
9 4 (26.67%) LAN
9 4 (26.67%) WAN
10 3 (20.00%) VPN
10 3 (20.00%) UNIX
10 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (20.00%) IPv4
10 3 (20.00%) IPv6
10 3 (20.00%) CCNP

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (100.00%) Network Security
2 14 (93.33%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) DNS
3 9 (60.00%) DHCP
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) IPv4
5 3 (20.00%) IPv6
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.67%) TACACS
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Development Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Product Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Specialist
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) CCSA
2 3 (20.00%) CCSE
2 3 (20.00%) JNCIA
2 3 (20.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) ProxySG
2 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 11 (73.33%) F5
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) Symantec
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) HP
3 9 (60.00%) EMC
3 9 (60.00%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) Juniper
5 3 (20.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
7 1 (6.67%) Splunk
7 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
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Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
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