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 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 16 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 West Yorkshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 208 151 154
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +3
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 5 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.096% 0.84% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 1.73% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 12
Average salary £46,250 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £27,850 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2306 1910 1745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 44.44% 48.37% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1518 1400
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 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
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds -38 5 £46,250 +42.30%
Blue Coat
Yorkshire

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) Dell
5 4 (44.44%) Juniper
6 3 (33.33%) Symantec
6 3 (33.33%) Websense
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) ProxySG
6 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (33.33%) F5
7 2 (22.22%) GIAC
7 2 (22.22%) Analytics
7 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
7 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (22.22%) SIEM
7 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
7 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
7 2 (22.22%) Network Security
7 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) GCIA

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) TACACS
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Development Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
2 2 (22.22%) SIEM
2 2 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) GIAC
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) GCIA
1 2 (22.22%) GCIH
1 2 (22.22%) CEH
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) SSCP
2 1 (11.11%) CCA
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCEA
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCSP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Snort
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenServer
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Dell
4 4 (44.44%) Juniper
5 3 (33.33%) Symantec
5 3 (33.33%) Websense
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) F5
6 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
6 2 (22.22%) Sourcefire
6 2 (22.22%) IBM
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) EMC
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) McAfee
6 2 (22.22%) NetApp
7 1 (11.11%) Nokia
7 1 (11.11%) Veeam
7 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds