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 Yorkshire 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 231 184 204
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +20
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 29 39 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.68% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 1.44% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 14
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3406 2701 2727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.55% 47.04% 47.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2650 2104 2180
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 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
North Yorkshire -7 23 £47,500 -13.63% 1
West Yorkshire -59 5 £46,250 -7.50%
South Yorkshire -22 1 - -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 37 (88.10%) CheckPoint
2 33 (78.57%) Cisco
3 27 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (64.29%) Network Security
4 26 (61.90%) Cisco IOS
4 26 (61.90%) CCNP
4 26 (61.90%) Firewall
4 26 (61.90%) VMware
4 26 (61.90%) CCSE
5 25 (59.52%) E-Commerce
5 25 (59.52%) OSPF
5 25 (59.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (54.76%) F5
6 23 (54.76%) Linux
7 22 (52.38%) DNS
7 22 (52.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 22 (52.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 22 (52.38%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (50.00%) BIG-IP
9 20 (47.62%) DHCP
9 20 (47.62%) BGP
9 20 (47.62%) NetScreen
9 20 (47.62%) Infoblox
9 20 (47.62%) Imperva
9 20 (47.62%) DMVPN
10 18 (42.86%) Citrix
11 13 (30.95%) Thin Client
11 13 (30.95%) Fat Client
12 12 (28.57%) HP
13 10 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.38%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (64.29%) Network Security
2 26 (61.90%) Cisco IOS
2 26 (61.90%) Firewall
3 25 (59.52%) OSPF
4 22 (52.38%) DNS
4 22 (52.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 22 (52.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 22 (52.38%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (50.00%) BIG-IP
6 20 (47.62%) DHCP
6 20 (47.62%) BGP
6 20 (47.62%) NetScreen
6 20 (47.62%) DMVPN
7 10 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (19.05%) IPsec
9 7 (16.67%) Unified Communications
9 7 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (16.67%) IP Telephony
9 7 (16.67%) VPN
10 5 (11.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Advertising
2 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.14%) Electronics
3 3 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 3 (7.14%) Military
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Security Specialist
2 17 (40.48%) Network Security Specialist
2 17 (40.48%) Network Specialist
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Security Specialist
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (14.29%) Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Information Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Security Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Information Security Architect
7 4 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Network Security Specialist
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Network Specialist
8 3 (7.14%) Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Storage Specialist
9 2 (4.76%) Server Specialist
9 2 (4.76%) Security Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Network Security Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Thin Client
1 13 (30.95%) Fat Client
2 7 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (11.90%) PKI
4 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 3 (7.14%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Windows
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) UNIX
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.76%) AIX
6 2 (4.76%) HPUX
6 2 (4.76%) Solaris
6 2 (4.76%) VMS
6 2 (4.76%) Fedora
6 2 (4.76%) SUSE
7 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) E-Commerce
2 7 (16.67%) SIEM
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
4 5 (11.90%) Information Security
4 5 (11.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (11.90%) Security Architecture
5 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) Information Management
6 3 (7.14%) Communications Security
7 2 (4.76%) Analytics
7 2 (4.76%) Cyber Security
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.38%) Business Development
8 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) C
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (61.90%) CCNP
2 26 (61.90%) CCSE
3 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (16.67%) CISSP
4 5 (11.90%) GSEC
5 4 (9.52%) Degree
6 2 (4.76%) SSCP
6 2 (4.76%) CEH
6 2 (4.76%) GCIH
6 2 (4.76%) GCIA
6 2 (4.76%) GIAC
7 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.38%) MCITP
7 1 (2.38%) CCSP
7 1 (2.38%) MCSE
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.38%) CCA
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (19.05%) XenServer
3 5 (11.90%) ISA Server
4 4 (9.52%) XenApp
4 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.14%) ProxySG
6 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
6 2 (4.76%) Snort
7 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.38%) vSphere
7 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Nessus
2 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 37 (88.10%) CheckPoint
2 33 (78.57%) Cisco
3 26 (61.90%) VMware
4 23 (54.76%) F5
5 20 (47.62%) Infoblox
5 20 (47.62%) Imperva
6 18 (42.86%) Citrix
7 12 (28.57%) HP
8 9 (21.43%) Juniper
9 7 (16.67%) Sourcefire
9 7 (16.67%) McAfee
9 7 (16.67%) IBM
10 6 (14.29%) Websense
11 5 (11.90%) Symantec
11 5 (11.90%) NetApp
11 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
11 5 (11.90%) Lumension
11 5 (11.90%) ArcSight
11 5 (11.90%) TippingPoint
12 4 (9.52%) Dell
York, North Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago