The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 178 208 149
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -59
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 21 5 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.48% 0.10% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 0.22% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 24
Average salary £38,500 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.75% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £39,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £49,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
Blue Coat
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1901 2251 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.15% 45.38% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 1810 1418
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Blue Coat
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
Leeds +36 20 £38,500 -16.75%
Bradford - 1 £50,000 -
Blue Coat
Yorkshire

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 42 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (95.24%) CheckPoint
3 39 (92.86%) F5
4 36 (85.71%) Firewall
5 26 (61.90%) Network Security
6 19 (45.24%) Juniper
7 16 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (38.10%) CCNA
7 16 (38.10%) ITIL
8 15 (35.71%) ArcSight
9 14 (33.33%) Fortinet
9 14 (33.33%) CCNP
10 13 (30.95%) LAN
10 13 (30.95%) WAN
11 12 (28.57%) ProxySG
12 11 (26.19%) Sourcefire
13 10 (23.81%) Migration
14 9 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
15 7 (16.67%) HP
16 6 (14.29%) EMC
16 6 (14.29%) Citrix
16 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
16 6 (14.29%) Symantec
16 6 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
16 6 (14.29%) DNS
16 6 (14.29%) DHCP
16 6 (14.29%) VMware
16 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
16 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 36 (85.71%) Firewall
2 26 (61.90%) Network Security
3 13 (30.95%) LAN
3 13 (30.95%) WAN
4 9 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (14.29%) DNS
5 6 (14.29%) DHCP
5 6 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (7.14%) Internet
7 3 (7.14%) VPN
7 3 (7.14%) IPv4
7 3 (7.14%) IPv6
8 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Consultant
1 16 (38.10%) Security Consultant
2 15 (35.71%) Network Security Consultant
2 15 (35.71%) Network Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Network Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Product Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Security Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Network Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) UNIX
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) ITIL
2 10 (23.81%) Migration
3 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.52%) Information Security
5 2 (4.76%) SIEM
5 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.38%) Security Management
6 1 (2.38%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (38.10%) CCNA
2 14 (33.33%) CCNP
3 6 (14.29%) Degree
4 5 (11.90%) CCSA
5 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.14%) JNCIA
6 3 (7.14%) JNCIS
6 3 (7.14%) CCSE
7 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) ProxySG
2 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (95.24%) CheckPoint
3 39 (92.86%) F5
4 19 (45.24%) Juniper
5 15 (35.71%) ArcSight
6 14 (33.33%) Fortinet
7 11 (26.19%) Sourcefire
8 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 7 (16.67%) HP
9 6 (14.29%) EMC
9 6 (14.29%) Citrix
9 6 (14.29%) Symantec
9 6 (14.29%) VMware
10 5 (11.90%) Splunk
11 1 (2.38%) Google
11 1 (2.38%) SAP
11 1 (2.38%) Red Hat