The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 68 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.72% 0.32% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 0.63% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Blue Coat
Wiltshire

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

Vendors Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
324 318 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 46.42% 50.16% 49.16%
Number of salaries quoted 258 223 207
Average salary £42,500 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.09% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £27,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Swindon

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Swindon

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (50.00%) TACACS
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (25.00%) VLAN
6 2 (25.00%) Demand Forecasting
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Network Management
6 2 (25.00%) F5
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (25.00%) SCCP
6 2 (25.00%) H.323
6 2 (25.00%) Netcool
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (25.00%) MPLS
6 2 (25.00%) BGP
6 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) SLA
6 2 (25.00%) LAN

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (50.00%) TACACS
3 2 (25.00%) SCCP
3 2 (25.00%) H.323
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
1 2 (25.00%) Network Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (25.00%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (25.00%) Netcool
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Sourcefire
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper