Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 275 279 290
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 -25
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 8 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.12% 0.11% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.23% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 2
Manchester median annual salary £56,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
10th Percentile £51,250 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £61,450 £53,750 £47,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +143.59%

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 2,928 3,435 3,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 43.35% 46.14% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,431 2,767 2,689
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,850 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 19 January 2019, 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Meraki
2 7 (87.50%) ProxySG
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (50.00%) BIG-IP
4 4 (50.00%) VLAN
4 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 4 (50.00%) OSPF
4 4 (50.00%) BGP
4 4 (50.00%) Juniper
4 4 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (50.00%) NX-OS
4 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (50.00%) DMVPN
4 4 (50.00%) OWASP
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (25.00%) IIS

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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (50.00%) DMVPN
3 4 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (50.00%) NX-OS
3 4 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) SMTP
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (50.00%) OWASP
1 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Meraki
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto