The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 86 93 93
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 5 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.44% 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 0.70% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £40,750 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
Blue Coat
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
474 568 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.10% 46.75% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 401 475 465
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in South Wales

Blue Coat
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +3 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Blue Coat
Wales

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) CCSP
2 4 (66.67%) Intel Security
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) Protective Monitoring
3 3 (50.00%) ProCurve
3 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) C
5 1 (16.67%) CESG
5 1 (16.67%) CEH
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) CHFI
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCSP
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) CHFI
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Intel Security
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) ProCurve
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Riverbed