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 Oxford 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 Oxford 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 83 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.22% - 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Vendors Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
361 469 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 39.32% 46.71% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 331 422 211
Average salary £37,500 £48,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.68% +25.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
Oxfordshire

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Oxford

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) VTSP
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CCSP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) RIP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Account Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) VTSP
2 1 (50.00%) CCSP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix