The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 239 242 256
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 11 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.25% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.58% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 5
Median salary £50,000 £31,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% -30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £49,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-4.08% +11.36%
Blue Coat
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2685 2929 3260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.59% 43.53% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2103 2343 2523
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in the North West

Blue Coat
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +30 6 £47,500 +143.58% 1
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 12 (85.71%) F5
2 8 (57.14%) ProxySG
3 7 (50.00%) DNS
4 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 6 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (35.71%) HTTP
6 4 (28.57%) ITSM
6 4 (28.57%) Service Management
6 4 (28.57%) HTTPS
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
7 3 (21.43%) Juniper
7 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (14.29%) Use Case
8 2 (14.29%) Validation
8 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (14.29%) SIEM
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
9 1 (7.14%) FireEye
9 1 (7.14%) Proventia
9 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
9 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) HTTP
4 4 (28.57%) HTTPS
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) BGP
6 1 (7.14%) DHCP
6 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
6 1 (7.14%) FTP
6 1 (7.14%) IGRP
6 1 (7.14%) IPX
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) RIP
6 1 (7.14%) SMTP
6 1 (7.14%) SNMP
6 1 (7.14%) VoIP
6 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Network Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Network Support
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) ArcSight Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SIEM Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 4 (28.57%) ITSM
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (14.29%) SIEM
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCIE
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) SANS
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) HIPAA
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) ProxySG
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nessus
1 1 (7.14%) Proventia
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
3 3 (21.43%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) FireEye
4 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
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