The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 June 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 78 83
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.36% 0.67% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 1.46% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +11.84%  

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 Southampton.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 236 343 426
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 42.37% 46.16% 55.54%
Number of salaries quoted 204 327 324
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -9.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £27,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) G Suite
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (100.00%) BYOD
1 3 (100.00%) Disk Encryption
2 2 (66.67%) Actian
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cloudera
2 2 (66.67%) Couchbase
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) G Suite
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Couchbase
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) Ingres
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) BYOD
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disk Encryption
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Actian
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Cloudera
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Dell