The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 49 65 73
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 20 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.29% 1.42% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 6.17% 2.40% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +13.63%
Blue Coat
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
324 333 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 53.38% 59.25% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 245 214 289
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Blue Coat
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blue Coat.

1 32 (94.12%) Juniper
2 29 (85.29%) Wireless
3 27 (79.41%) Riverbed
3 27 (79.41%) Ruckus Wireless
3 27 (79.41%) LogRhythm
4 20 (58.82%) Network Security
5 7 (20.59%) Cisco
5 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
6 5 (14.71%) Sourcefire
6 5 (14.71%) Crossbeam
6 5 (14.71%) F5
6 5 (14.71%) UNIX
6 5 (14.71%) Windows
6 5 (14.71%) Solaris
6 5 (14.71%) Linux
6 5 (14.71%) Windows 2000
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (14.71%) Firewall
6 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.71%) SLA
7 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.76%) Coaching
8 3 (8.82%) B2B
9 2 (5.88%) CCNP
9 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (2.94%) ITIL

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blue Coat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 29 (85.29%) Wireless
2 20 (58.82%) Network Security
3 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (14.71%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Account Manager
2 25 (73.53%) Network Manager
3 16 (47.06%) Sales Manager
3 16 (47.06%) Security Manager
3 16 (47.06%) Network Security Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) UNIX
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
1 5 (14.71%) Solaris
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
1 5 (14.71%) Windows 2000
1 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 4 (11.76%) Coaching
3 3 (8.82%) B2B
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) CCNP
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Juniper
2 27 (79.41%) Riverbed
2 27 (79.41%) Ruckus Wireless
2 27 (79.41%) LogRhythm
3 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) Sourcefire
4 5 (14.71%) Crossbeam
4 5 (14.71%) F5