Period
to 16 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 6 months to 16 November 2018 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 > Manchester
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 279 285
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 -19
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 7 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.096% 0.28% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.60% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 1
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £51,250 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £62,350 £53,750 £47,500
North West median annual salary £42,000 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year -11.58% -2.56% +111.96%

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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,143 3,678 3,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 43.00% 46.22% 43.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,573 2,960 2,732
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £66,775 £61,250
North West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat in Manchester

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT jobs citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Meraki
2 6 (85.71%) ProxySG
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (57.14%) BIG-IP
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
4 4 (57.14%) OSPF
4 4 (57.14%) BGP
4 4 (57.14%) Juniper
4 4 (57.14%) NX-OS
4 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (57.14%) DMVPN
4 4 (57.14%) OWASP
4 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Law

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) BIG-IP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (57.14%) DMVPN
3 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (57.14%) NX-OS
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) SMTP
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Security Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) OWASP
1 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Meraki
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto