The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Basingstoke region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 56 67 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 22 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.88% 1.53% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 4.45% 2.47% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 22 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,750 £46,750
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -8.55%
Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
494 405 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 64.66% 61.93% 56.88%
Number of salaries quoted 368 310 285
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
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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 29 July 2014.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 28 (87.50%) Juniper
1 28 (87.50%) Wireless
2 26 (81.25%) Riverbed
2 26 (81.25%) Ruckus Wireless
2 26 (81.25%) LogRhythm
3 23 (71.88%) Network Security
4 4 (12.50%) Firewall
4 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) IronPort
6 2 (6.25%) Business Development
6 2 (6.25%) Degree
6 2 (6.25%) Fujitsu
6 2 (6.25%) Retail
6 2 (6.25%) Tripwire
6 2 (6.25%) Snort
6 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (6.25%) McAfee
6 2 (6.25%) Websense
6 2 (6.25%) LAN
6 2 (6.25%) WLAN
6 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 2 (6.25%) DNS
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) CCNP
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 2 (6.25%) Finance
6 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 28 (87.50%) Wireless
2 23 (71.88%) Network Security
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (6.25%) WLAN
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) DNS
General
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Account Manager
2 23 (71.88%) Network Manager
3 17 (53.13%) Sales Manager
3 17 (53.13%) Security Manager
3 17 (53.13%) Network Security Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Sales Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) IT Security Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Business Development Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Security Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Business Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Account Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (6.25%) Business Development
2 2 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) CCNP
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Juniper
2 26 (81.25%) Riverbed
2 26 (81.25%) Ruckus Wireless
2 26 (81.25%) LogRhythm
3 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.25%) McAfee
4 2 (6.25%) Websense
4 2 (6.25%) Tripwire
4 2 (6.25%) Fujitsu
4 2 (6.25%) IronPort
4 2 (6.25%) AlgoSec
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco