The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 29 June 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.

Blue Coat
North West > Cheshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 - 109
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 10 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.69% - 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% - 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 9
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 - £23,000
10th Percentile £46,250 - £18,750
90th Percentile £65,000 - £52,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 - £23,000

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 Cheshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 663 386 756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.63% 40.59% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 837 691 1256
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Blue Coat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat in Cheshire

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat in Cheshire

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blue Coat in Cheshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Blue Coat in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) CCNP
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (72.73%) Juniper
3 8 (72.73%) F5
3 8 (72.73%) FortiGate
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) Multicast
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
6 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
6 2 (18.18%) RIP
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 2 (18.18%) OSPF
6 2 (18.18%) BGP
6 2 (18.18%) CCIE
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) EIGRP

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) Multicast
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) BGP
4 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
4 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
4 2 (18.18%) OSPF
4 2 (18.18%) RIP
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) DDNS
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
5 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CCNP
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) F5
2 8 (72.73%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Infoblox
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