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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 213 230 187
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -43
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 28 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.27% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 0.61% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 27
Average salary £44,250 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £42,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
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
2927 3107 2617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.81% 43.71% 47.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2309 2474 2068
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram 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 22 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
West Yorkshire +40 25 £50,000 +8.10%
South Yorkshire -3 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 67 (95.71%) Cisco
2 65 (92.86%) CheckPoint
3 64 (91.43%) F5
4 61 (87.14%) Firewall
5 51 (72.86%) Network Security
6 41 (58.57%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (55.71%) CCNP
8 34 (48.57%) VMware
8 34 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (48.57%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (44.29%) Juniper
9 31 (44.29%) DHCP
9 31 (44.29%) DNS
9 31 (44.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 31 (44.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 28 (40.00%) CCSE
11 25 (35.71%) BIG-IP
11 25 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
11 25 (35.71%) Infoblox
11 25 (35.71%) Imperva
11 25 (35.71%) OSPF
11 25 (35.71%) BGP
12 20 (28.57%) Linux
12 20 (28.57%) HP
12 20 (28.57%) Citrix
13 19 (27.14%) ITIL
14 18 (25.71%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (22.86%) Information Security
15 16 (22.86%) CCNA
16 15 (21.43%) ArcSight

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 61 (87.14%) Firewall
2 51 (72.86%) Network Security
3 34 (48.57%) Cisco ASA
4 31 (44.29%) DHCP
4 31 (44.29%) DNS
4 31 (44.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 31 (44.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 25 (35.71%) BIG-IP
5 25 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
5 25 (35.71%) OSPF
5 25 (35.71%) BGP
6 18 (25.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (18.57%) DMVPN
7 13 (18.57%) NetScreen
7 13 (18.57%) LAN
7 13 (18.57%) WAN
7 13 (18.57%) NX-OS
8 12 (17.14%) Wireless
9 3 (4.29%) Internet
9 3 (4.29%) SAN
General
1 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
3 1 (1.43%) Electronics
3 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Network Specialist
2 26 (37.14%) Security Specialist
3 25 (35.71%) Network Security Specialist
4 16 (22.86%) Consultant
4 16 (22.86%) Security Consultant
5 15 (21.43%) Network Consultant
5 15 (21.43%) Network Security Consultant
6 14 (20.00%) Senior Network Specialist
6 14 (20.00%) Senior Security Specialist
7 13 (18.57%) Senior Network Security Specialist
8 12 (17.14%) Senior Information Security Specialist
8 12 (17.14%) Information Specialist
8 12 (17.14%) Information Security Specialist
9 7 (10.00%) Security Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) Network Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Technical Specialist
11 3 (4.29%) Storage Specialist
11 3 (4.29%) Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Thin Client
1 12 (17.14%) Fat Client
2 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.29%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (10.00%) UNIX
2 7 (10.00%) Windows
3 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) ITIL
2 16 (22.86%) Information Security
3 13 (18.57%) E-Commerce
3 13 (18.57%) Mentoring
4 12 (17.14%) Line Management
4 12 (17.14%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (14.29%) Migration
6 6 (8.57%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.86%) Time Management
8 2 (2.86%) SIEM
8 2 (2.86%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.43%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (1.43%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.43%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.43%) Project Management
9 1 (1.43%) Security Management
9 1 (1.43%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.43%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (58.57%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (55.71%) CCNP
3 28 (40.00%) CCSE
4 16 (22.86%) CCNA
5 12 (17.14%) CISSP
6 9 (12.86%) Degree
7 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
9 5 (7.14%) CCSA
10 3 (4.29%) JNCIA
10 3 (4.29%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (18.57%) XenServer
3 12 (17.14%) ProxySG
4 6 (8.57%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 67 (95.71%) Cisco
2 65 (92.86%) CheckPoint
3 64 (91.43%) F5
4 34 (48.57%) VMware
5 31 (44.29%) Juniper
6 25 (35.71%) Infoblox
6 25 (35.71%) Imperva
7 20 (28.57%) HP
7 20 (28.57%) Citrix
8 15 (21.43%) ArcSight
9 14 (20.00%) Fortinet
10 12 (17.14%) SolarWinds
11 11 (15.71%) Sourcefire
12 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 6 (8.57%) EMC
13 6 (8.57%) Symantec
14 5 (7.14%) Splunk
15 3 (4.29%) IronPort
15 3 (4.29%) Websense
15 3 (4.29%) NetApp
Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago