The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
South Wales / Bridgend
Rank 7 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 5.00% - 1.92%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% - 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

Blue Coat is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 13 54 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 65.00% 81.82% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 48 25
Median salary £40,000 £22,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +77.77% -50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £18,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat in Bridgend

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat in Bridgend

Blue Coat
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security