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 Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Milton Keynes 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank - 84 85
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 0 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.36% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.81% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -10.52%
Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
534 495 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 45.22% 44.12% 49.12%
Number of salaries quoted 410 426 384
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +13.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
Buckinghamshire

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) Change Control
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) ProxySG
4 2 (40.00%) Computacenter
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (40.00%) Fault Management
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) TACACS
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) EMC

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) TACACS
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Account Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) Fault Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSP
3 1 (20.00%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Computacenter
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp