The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank - - 56
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - - 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category - - 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
Blue Coat
South Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
321 293 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 44.28% 45.22% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 278 257 186
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,150 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Sheffield

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 1 (100.00%) Imperva
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (100.00%) NX-OS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 1 (100.00%) Imperva
1 1 (100.00%) F5