The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 17 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 13.71% - -
As % of the Vendors category 26.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 0
Average salary £26,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Blue Coat
Kent

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

Vendors Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 52.42% 27.91% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 61 19 16
Average salary £28,500 £36,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.37% -12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Maidstone

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) Juniper
1 18 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 18 (100.00%) F5
2 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) Firewall
3 14 (77.78%) MS Office
3 14 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 14 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (77.78%) Websense
3 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
4 13 (72.22%) Cisco PIX
5 12 (66.67%) WAN
5 12 (66.67%) McAfee
5 12 (66.67%) SonicWALL
5 12 (66.67%) Aruba
5 12 (66.67%) Lumension
6 11 (61.11%) CCSE
7 10 (55.56%) JNCIS
7 10 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 9 (50.00%) OSPF
8 9 (50.00%) BGP
9 8 (44.44%) CRM
9 8 (44.44%) LAN
9 8 (44.44%) CCNA
9 8 (44.44%) Change Management
9 8 (44.44%) CCSA

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Applications
1 14 (77.78%) MS Office
2 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (88.89%) Firewall
3 13 (72.22%) Cisco PIX
4 12 (66.67%) WAN
5 10 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (50.00%) OSPF
6 9 (50.00%) BGP
7 8 (44.44%) Network Security
7 8 (44.44%) LAN
8 7 (38.89%) Internet
9 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (27.78%) RIP
11 4 (22.22%) VPN
11 4 (22.22%) Junos
General
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 6 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Systems Designer
4 4 (22.22%) Designer
4 4 (22.22%) Security Designer
5 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Escalation Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Linux
3 14 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) CRM
1 8 (44.44%) Change Management
2 5 (27.78%) Network Design
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (61.11%) CCSE
3 10 (55.56%) JNCIS
4 8 (44.44%) JNCIA
4 8 (44.44%) CCSA
4 8 (44.44%) CCNA
5 6 (33.33%) CCNP
5 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) Juniper
1 18 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 18 (100.00%) F5
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) Websense
3 12 (66.67%) SonicWALL
3 12 (66.67%) McAfee
3 12 (66.67%) Lumension
3 12 (66.67%) Aruba
4 6 (33.33%) Trend Micro
4 6 (33.33%) Clearswift
5 1 (5.56%) Sun