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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 155 173 127
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -46
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 23 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 0.029% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 0.068% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 9
Average salary £54,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.68% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
1664 1472 1290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.83% 42.65% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1148 1005
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 March 2015.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Leeds

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (96.15%) CheckPoint
2 25 (96.15%) Network Security
3 23 (88.46%) F5
4 22 (84.62%) Firewall
5 15 (57.69%) Juniper
6 13 (50.00%) ITIL
7 11 (42.31%) ProxySG
7 11 (42.31%) ArcSight
8 10 (38.46%) LAN
8 10 (38.46%) WAN
8 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
9 9 (34.62%) HP
9 9 (34.62%) EMC
9 9 (34.62%) Citrix
9 9 (34.62%) DHCP
9 9 (34.62%) DNS
9 9 (34.62%) Symantec
9 9 (34.62%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (34.62%) Degree
9 9 (34.62%) Load Balancing
9 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (34.62%) VMware
10 8 (30.77%) Migration
10 8 (30.77%) Sourcefire
11 7 (26.92%) Windows
11 7 (26.92%) Linux
12 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (15.38%) CCSA

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 25 (96.15%) Network Security
2 22 (84.62%) Firewall
3 10 (38.46%) LAN
3 10 (38.46%) WAN
4 9 (34.62%) DHCP
4 9 (34.62%) DNS
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (11.54%) Internet
6 3 (11.54%) IPv4
6 3 (11.54%) IPv6
6 3 (11.54%) VPN
7 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Consultant
1 12 (46.15%) Security Consultant
2 11 (42.31%) Network Consultant
2 11 (42.31%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Development Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Linux Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) Product Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Network Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Security Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Load Balancing
3 8 (30.77%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) Information Security
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.85%) Security Management
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) CCSA
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) CCNP
3 3 (11.54%) CCSE
3 3 (11.54%) JNCIA
3 3 (11.54%) JNCIS
4 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) ProxySG
2 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (96.15%) CheckPoint
3 23 (88.46%) F5
4 15 (57.69%) Juniper
5 11 (42.31%) ArcSight
6 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 9 (34.62%) HP
7 9 (34.62%) EMC
7 9 (34.62%) Citrix
7 9 (34.62%) Symantec
7 9 (34.62%) VMware
8 8 (30.77%) Sourcefire
9 3 (11.54%) Fortinet
9 3 (11.54%) Splunk
10 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
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