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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 52 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 6 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.32% 2.74% 1.53%
As % of the Vendors category 2.63% 4.29% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 1
Average salary £24,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
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
228 489 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 50.22% 63.75% 63.21%
Number of salaries quoted 191 362 321
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Juniper
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Wireless
3 6 (60.00%) Riverbed
3 6 (60.00%) Ruckus Wireless
3 6 (60.00%) LogRhythm
4 4 (40.00%) Product Management
4 4 (40.00%) F5
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) UNIX
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Telemarketing
4 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) B2B

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 6 (60.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Account Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Graduate
2 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Network Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Sales Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Product Management
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Telemarketing
2 2 (20.00%) B2B
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
2 6 (60.00%) Riverbed
2 6 (60.00%) Ruckus Wireless
2 6 (60.00%) LogRhythm
3 4 (40.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (40.00%) Fortinet