The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 166 153
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 0 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.25% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.60% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 22
Median salary - £46,625 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

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 Leeds.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1066 1336 1597
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 41.77% 41.50% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1048 1239
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (100.00%) MIMEsweeper

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (100.00%) Snort
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (100.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (100.00%) Proventia
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BT
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Tripwire
1 2 (100.00%) VMware