Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 281 280 260
Rank change year-on-year -1 -20 +27
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 20 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.25% 0.013% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.031% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 6
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £45,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +54.76% -10.00%

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 3743 3228 3160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 46.81% 43.21% 42.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3015 2709 2500
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,400 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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

Blue Coat
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 1 £55,000 -
Blue Coat
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) DHCP
1 20 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 20 (100.00%) DNS
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 19 (95.00%) Palo Alto
2 19 (95.00%) Penetration Testing
2 19 (95.00%) Network Security
2 19 (95.00%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (95.00%) Junos
2 19 (95.00%) SIEM
2 19 (95.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 19 (95.00%) ITIL
2 19 (95.00%) Juniper
2 19 (95.00%) CheckPoint
2 19 (95.00%) Change Management
2 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 19 (95.00%) ProxySG
3 18 (90.00%) Cisco
4 17 (85.00%) Network Design
4 17 (85.00%) MPLS
4 17 (85.00%) VLAN
5 12 (60.00%) Legal
6 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
8 1 (5.00%) Xen
8 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 (5.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
1 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) DHCP
1 20 (100.00%) DNS
1 20 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 19 (95.00%) Junos
2 19 (95.00%) Network Security
3 17 (85.00%) MPLS
3 17 (85.00%) VLAN
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) Skype
4 1 (5.00%) SSL
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (60.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) IP Network Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Change Management
1 19 (95.00%) Cybersecurity
1 19 (95.00%) ITIL
1 19 (95.00%) Penetration Testing
1 19 (95.00%) SIEM
1 19 (95.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 17 (85.00%) Network Design
3 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (95.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (95.00%) Juniper
1 19 (95.00%) Palo Alto
2 18 (90.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Lotus
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) VMware