Period
to 24 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 January 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
England > South West
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 317 339 318
Rank change year-on-year +22 -21 +24
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 15 2 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% 0.019% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.044% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 23
South West median annual salary £40,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.23% +7.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £49,750 £37,950
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,450 £67,900
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,319 4,532 4,950
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.63% 43.32% 43.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3,557 3,771 4,176
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,000 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,924 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +4.28% -

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Blue Coat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat in the South West

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat in the South West

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blue Coat in the South West over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Blue Coat in the South West

Blue Coat
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the South West region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. 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
Bristol - 13 £31,500 - 1
Wiltshire -5 2 £46,500 -13.08%
Blue Coat
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 South West region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 14 (93.33%) CheckPoint
1 14 (93.33%) F5
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
3 10 (66.67%) Juniper
4 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) Linux
5 8 (53.33%) Firewall
6 6 (40.00%) VPN
7 5 (33.33%) HP
7 5 (33.33%) IBM
7 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (26.67%) IronPort
8 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
8 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (26.67%) Network Management
8 4 (26.67%) Unified Communications
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
8 4 (26.67%) FabricPath
8 4 (26.67%) Wireless
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (26.67%) MPLS
9 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (20.00%) WAN
9 3 (20.00%) Network Security
10 2 (13.33%) Trend Micro

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (26.67%) FabricPath
5 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
5 4 (26.67%) MPLS
5 4 (26.67%) Unified Communications
5 4 (26.67%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Network Security
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (13.33%) DHCP
7 2 (13.33%) DNS
7 2 (13.33%) LAN
8 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (13.33%) French Language
1 2 (13.33%) German Language
1 2 (13.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Support
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Network Field Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (26.67%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) Network Design
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCIE
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) CheckPoint
1 14 (93.33%) F5
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
3 10 (66.67%) Juniper
4 5 (33.33%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) IBM
5 4 (26.67%) IronPort
5 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
6 2 (13.33%) Kaspersky
6 2 (13.33%) Trend Micro
7 1 (6.67%) Aruba
7 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
7 1 (6.67%) McAfee