The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 85 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 6 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.57% 0.88% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 1.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 0
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-14.50% +12.35%
Blue Coat
Nottinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
483 540 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 45.70% 47.45% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 394 422 365
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Nottingham

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
4 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Nokia
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) OSPF
5 2 (28.57%) BGP
5 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (28.57%) CESG
5 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
5 2 (28.57%) Local Government
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 2 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 2 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) MGCP
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Local Government
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Nokia
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Tufin
6 1 (14.29%) Nortel
6 1 (14.29%) Cognizant