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 West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 236 241 225
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 19 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.085% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 5
Average salary £55,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 - £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -
Blue Coat
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2527 2556 2401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.38% 43.41% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2107 2226 2001
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in the South West

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in the South West

Blue Coat
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +16 15 £55,000 - 1
Bristol - 4 - - 1
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 36 (100.00%) Juniper
2 32 (88.89%) McAfee
2 32 (88.89%) Cisco
3 28 (77.78%) F5
4 26 (72.22%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (58.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 21 (58.33%) DNS
6 20 (55.56%) Firewall
7 18 (50.00%) Intel
8 16 (44.44%) Splunk
9 15 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (41.67%) Windows
9 15 (41.67%) Linux
10 13 (36.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (36.11%) Network Security
10 13 (36.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 13 (36.11%) Palo Alto
10 13 (36.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 12 (33.33%) Endace
11 12 (33.33%) Lancope
11 12 (33.33%) WFM
11 12 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
11 12 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
11 12 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
11 12 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
11 12 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
11 12 (33.33%) Verint
11 12 (33.33%) Nimsoft
11 12 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
11 12 (33.33%) Python

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (8.33%) Lync
1 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 26 (72.22%) Cisco ASA
2 21 (58.33%) DNS
2 21 (58.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 20 (55.56%) Firewall
4 13 (36.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (36.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 13 (36.11%) Network Security
5 12 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
5 12 (33.33%) PSTN
6 11 (30.56%) VPN
7 8 (22.22%) DHCP
7 8 (22.22%) SSL
8 4 (11.11%) Internet
9 3 (8.33%) NAS
9 3 (8.33%) SAN
10 1 (2.78%) HTTP
10 1 (2.78%) IntruShield
10 1 (2.78%) NetScreen
10 1 (2.78%) OSPF
10 1 (2.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Multimedia
3 4 (11.11%) Aerospace
3 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Legal
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Designer
2 6 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 6 (16.67%) Security Support Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Information Assurance Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) IT Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) IT Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Network Support Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Platform Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Security Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 11 (30.56%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (13.89%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (11.11%) CESG
4 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.11%) Online Banking
5 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 12 (33.33%) WFM
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
3 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 5 (13.89%) Security Operations
5 4 (11.11%) B2B
5 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (11.11%) Information Assurance
5 4 (11.11%) Information Security
5 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) Matrix Management
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.78%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Perl
1 12 (33.33%) PHP
1 12 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (30.56%) CCNP
3 7 (19.44%) CCIE
4 4 (11.11%) CCNA
4 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) A+ Certification
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (8.33%) MCITP
5 3 (8.33%) MCP
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) ProxySG
2 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.11%) Snort
4 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
1 12 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 12 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
1 12 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
1 12 (33.33%) Endace
1 12 (33.33%) Nagios
2 8 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (11.11%) SCCM
4 3 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Juniper
2 32 (88.89%) Cisco
2 32 (88.89%) McAfee
3 28 (77.78%) F5
4 18 (50.00%) Intel
5 16 (44.44%) Splunk
6 13 (36.11%) Palo Alto
7 12 (33.33%) CA
7 12 (33.33%) Lancope
7 12 (33.33%) Nimsoft
7 12 (33.33%) Verint
8 8 (22.22%) Infoblox
9 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
10 4 (11.11%) Sourcefire
10 4 (11.11%) Websense
11 3 (8.33%) Citrix
11 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
11 3 (8.33%) Oracle
11 3 (8.33%) VMware
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