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 Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 29 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 Northern Ireland 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank - 14 31
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 0 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 12.29% 3.65%
As % of the Vendors category - 25.29% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,750 £46,750
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -8.55%
Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
110 87 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 54.46% 48.60% 61.64%
Number of salaries quoted 61 45 63
Average salary £26,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.05% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £16,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Blue Coat
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Q1 Labs

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Q1 Labs