The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
England / East Midlands
Rank - 158 172
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 0 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.096% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.20% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 9
Median salary - £45,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -28.00%  
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 the East Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1102 1514 1407
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 38.25% 48.51% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 815 1117 1129
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat in the East Midlands

Blue Coat
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed