The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 174 193 180
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 60 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.16% 0.58% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 2.14% 1.12% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 53 24 32
Average salary £45,000 £42,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -22.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,000 £40,650
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £59,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Blue Coat
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2799 2851 2790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 54.31% 51.34% 51.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2273 2088 2003
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Berkshire

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Blue Coat
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +36 52 £40,000 -5.88%
Bracknell +7 3 £47,500 +13.09% 2
Maidenhead - 2 £45,000 -
Slough -2 1 £60,000 +42.85% 1
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 99 (90.83%) F5
2 97 (88.99%) Juniper
3 93 (85.32%) Cisco
4 91 (83.49%) Firewall
5 85 (77.98%) CheckPoint
6 81 (74.31%) Linux
7 78 (71.56%) Palo Alto
8 73 (66.97%) Windows
9 71 (65.14%) ITIL
10 67 (61.47%) Windows 2000
11 66 (60.55%) Sourcefire
12 64 (58.72%) Information Security
13 63 (57.80%) Risk Management
13 63 (57.80%) Crossbeam
13 63 (57.80%) Windows Server 2008
13 63 (57.80%) Solaris
13 63 (57.80%) Unix
13 63 (57.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 53 (48.62%) German Language
15 52 (47.71%) TCP/IP
16 46 (42.20%) French Language
17 26 (23.85%) Network Security
18 20 (18.35%) SLA
18 20 (18.35%) Mentoring
18 20 (18.35%) Coaching
18 20 (18.35%) Performance Improvement
18 20 (18.35%) Case Management
19 19 (17.43%) MPLS
20 17 (15.60%) OSPF
20 17 (15.60%) Forcepoint

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (3.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (83.49%) Firewall
2 52 (47.71%) TCP/IP
3 26 (23.85%) Network Security
4 19 (17.43%) MPLS
5 17 (15.60%) OSPF
6 13 (11.93%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (11.93%) VLAN
7 10 (9.17%) VPN
8 9 (8.26%) Multicast
8 9 (8.26%) RIP
8 9 (8.26%) VRRP
9 8 (7.34%) BGP
10 7 (6.42%) Wireless
11 5 (4.59%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (4.59%) NetScaler
11 5 (4.59%) SSL
12 3 (2.75%) Cisco ISE
12 3 (2.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 3 (2.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 3 (2.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 53 (48.62%) German Language
2 46 (42.20%) French Language
3 10 (9.17%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.75%) Billing
6 2 (1.83%) Finance
6 2 (1.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (47.71%) Security Engineer
2 30 (27.52%) Juniper Engineer
3 20 (18.35%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (12.84%) Cisco Engineer
4 14 (12.84%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 12 (11.01%) Consultant
5 12 (11.01%) Security Consultant
5 12 (11.01%) Solaris Engineer
5 12 (11.01%) Technical Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) Support Engineer
7 9 (8.26%) Network Support
8 8 (7.34%) Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) Network Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Architect
9 6 (5.50%) Network Support Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Sales Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Switch Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Cisco Architect
10 5 (4.59%) Cisco Network Architect
10 5 (4.59%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.59%) Replication
2 2 (1.83%) Driving Licence
3 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 81 (74.31%) Linux
2 73 (66.97%) Windows
3 67 (61.47%) Windows 2000
4 63 (57.80%) Solaris
4 63 (57.80%) Unix
4 63 (57.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 63 (57.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.67%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (65.14%) ITIL
2 64 (58.72%) Information Security
3 63 (57.80%) Risk Management
4 20 (18.35%) Case Management
4 20 (18.35%) Coaching
4 20 (18.35%) Mentoring
4 20 (18.35%) Performance Improvement
5 16 (14.68%) Presales
6 6 (5.50%) SIEM
7 5 (4.59%) Business Development
7 5 (4.59%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.59%) Network Design
8 4 (3.67%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.67%) Migration
8 4 (3.67%) Product Management
8 4 (3.67%) Project Management
9 2 (1.83%) ERP
9 2 (1.83%) People Management
9 2 (1.83%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (0.92%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.92%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (12.84%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (11.93%) CCNP
3 8 (7.34%) CCIE
4 6 (5.50%) CISSP
5 5 (4.59%) CCDP
5 5 (4.59%) Degree
6 4 (3.67%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (3.67%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (2.75%) CCSA
7 3 (2.75%) CCSE
8 2 (1.83%) CCNA
9 1 (0.92%) CCIP
9 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.35%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.67%) ISA Server
2 4 (3.67%) NDS
2 4 (3.67%) Novell eDirectory
2 4 (3.67%) Squid
3 1 (0.92%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.92%) RSA enVision
2 1 (0.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 99 (90.83%) F5
2 97 (88.99%) Juniper
3 93 (85.32%) Cisco
4 85 (77.98%) CheckPoint
5 78 (71.56%) Palo Alto
6 66 (60.55%) Sourcefire
7 63 (57.80%) Crossbeam
8 17 (15.60%) Forcepoint
9 15 (13.76%) Fortinet
10 9 (8.26%) Brocade
11 5 (4.59%) ArcSight
11 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
11 5 (4.59%) Nokia
11 5 (4.59%) Radware
11 5 (4.59%) VMware
12 4 (3.67%) Intel Security
12 4 (3.67%) Novell
12 4 (3.67%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.67%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (2.75%) Riverbed
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