The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Maidstone region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 48 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.61% - 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 3.31% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £23,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Vendors Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
121 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 48.59% 29.27% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 58 22 20
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £63,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
Kent

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Sun
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Websense
1 6 (100.00%) CCSA
1 6 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) F5

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Network Support Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Network Support
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) CCSA
1 6 (100.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Sun
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Websense
1 6 (100.00%) F5