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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
England / South West
Rank 229 225 240
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 1 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.020% 0.29% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.047% 0.66% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 1
Median salary £54,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.08% +4.54%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%

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
2123 2419 2606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.99% 43.84% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1762 2053 2256
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +7 1 £54,000 -6.08%
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper