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 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
England / South West
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 234 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 0 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.28% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Median salary - £58,000 -
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 the South West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2131 2621 2747
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 41.33% 45.46% 44.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1774 2168 2216
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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

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 South West region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

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 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco