The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 93 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.41% 0.32% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
605 558 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.27% 44.86% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 498 514 479
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
UK

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Wales

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Wales

Blue Coat
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +5 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Blue Coat
UK

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 13 (72.22%) ITIL
1 13 (72.22%) VoIP
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
1 13 (72.22%) HP
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (72.22%) Juniper
1 13 (72.22%) SAN
1 13 (72.22%) Wireless
1 13 (72.22%) Telecoms
1 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
1 13 (72.22%) ProCurve
1 13 (72.22%) Aruba
1 13 (72.22%) Lync
1 13 (72.22%) F5
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 12 (66.67%) CCNP
3 8 (44.44%) CCIE
3 8 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (44.44%) Riverbed
4 7 (38.89%) CCDP
5 5 (27.78%) LAN
5 5 (27.78%) Legal
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) CCDA
5 5 (27.78%) WAN
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) iSeries

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 13 (72.22%) Lync
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) VoIP
1 13 (72.22%) SAN
1 13 (72.22%) Wireless
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (27.78%) LAN
2 5 (27.78%) WAN
General
1 13 (72.22%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Legal
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Security Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Network Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) Network Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Design Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) OWASP
3 1 (5.56%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) CCNP
3 8 (44.44%) CCIE
4 7 (38.89%) CCDP
5 5 (27.78%) CCDA
6 4 (22.22%) CISSP
7 1 (5.56%) CEH
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
1 13 (72.22%) HP
1 13 (72.22%) Juniper
1 13 (72.22%) ProCurve
1 13 (72.22%) Aruba
1 13 (72.22%) F5
2 12 (66.67%) Fortinet
3 8 (44.44%) Riverbed