The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 237 240 185
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -55
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 4 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.060% 0.17% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.35% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 25
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -2.22%
Blue Coat
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2975 3399 2511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.30% 47.34% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2416 2522 1960
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Blue Coat
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
West Yorkshire -3 2 £36,750 -31.94%
South Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 24 (82.76%) Cisco
1 24 (82.76%) F5
2 23 (79.31%) CheckPoint
3 21 (72.41%) Firewall
4 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (48.28%) CCNA
5 13 (44.83%) Fortinet
6 12 (41.38%) CCNP
7 11 (37.93%) ITIL
8 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
9 7 (24.14%) Network Security
10 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
10 6 (20.69%) ArcSight
10 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
10 6 (20.69%) Juniper
11 5 (17.24%) Websense
11 5 (17.24%) SAN
11 5 (17.24%) NetApp
11 5 (17.24%) UNIX
11 5 (17.24%) Windows
11 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
11 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
11 5 (17.24%) Linux
11 5 (17.24%) Sourcefire
11 5 (17.24%) Degree
11 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (17.24%) IronPort
11 5 (17.24%) VMware
11 5 (17.24%) ProxySG
11 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
1 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 7 (24.14%) Network Security
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (17.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (17.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (17.24%) SAN
4 4 (13.79%) LAN
4 4 (13.79%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
General
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Security Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Network Security Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Network Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Security Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (17.24%) Server Specialist
3 5 (17.24%) Storage Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Network Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Storage Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Server Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) FlexPod
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.24%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) DTV
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) UNIX
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
1 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
3 1 (3.45%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
2 4 (13.79%) Migration
2 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.90%) Time Management
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
3 2 (6.90%) SIEM
4 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) CCNA
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (41.38%) CCNP
3 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
5 5 (17.24%) Degree
6 2 (6.90%) CCSA
7 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) ProxySG
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (10.34%) XenApp
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Cisco
1 24 (82.76%) F5
2 23 (79.31%) CheckPoint
3 13 (44.83%) Fortinet
4 6 (20.69%) Juniper
4 6 (20.69%) ArcSight
5 5 (17.24%) NetApp
5 5 (17.24%) IronPort
5 5 (17.24%) Websense
5 5 (17.24%) VMware
5 5 (17.24%) Sourcefire
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.34%) Citrix
7 2 (6.90%) Splunk
8 1 (3.45%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (3.45%) Imperva
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.45%) SAP
8 1 (3.45%) HP
8 1 (3.45%) Google