The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 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
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 18 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 9 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 7.50% 10.00% -
As % of the Vendors category 14.75% 21.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 0
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 Maidstone.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 61 32 64
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 50.83% 45.71% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 57
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone 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 Maidstone

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) CRM
1 9 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) SLA
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
1 9 (100.00%) CCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 9 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (100.00%) Aruba
1 9 (100.00%) F5
1 9 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 9 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 9 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 9 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 9 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Escalation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
1 9 (100.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) CCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Aruba
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) F5
1 9 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 9 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 9 (100.00%) Sourcefire