The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank - 59 59
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 0.99% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.99% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Median salary - £38,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -33.91%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,250 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +2.36%
Blue Coat
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
233 302 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 50.00% 49.75% 57.93%
Number of salaries quoted 204 245 238
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £80,000
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 Slough

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Slough

Blue Coat
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Slough region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto