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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 20 January 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
South East / Berkshire
Rank 127 169 209
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +40
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 58 66 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.59% 1.24% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 3.11% 2.33% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 64 14
Median salary £55,000 £43,750 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% +3.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,450 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £59,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%

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
1865 2834 2856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.08% 53.16% 53.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 2294 2025
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +36 53 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Maidenhead +5 2 £60,000 +33.33%
Bracknell +11 1 £50,000 +5.82%
Slough - 1 £47,500 -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 98 (85.96%) F5
2 89 (78.07%) TCP/IP
3 88 (77.19%) CheckPoint
4 84 (73.68%) Cisco
5 83 (72.81%) Juniper
6 78 (68.42%) Palo Alto
7 76 (66.67%) Risk Management
8 75 (65.79%) Linux
9 70 (61.40%) Unix
10 64 (56.14%) Sourcefire
11 60 (52.63%) Firewall
12 58 (50.88%) Windows
13 55 (48.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 48 (42.11%) Crossbeam
15 47 (41.23%) Solaris
15 47 (41.23%) Windows 2000
15 47 (41.23%) Windows Server 2003
15 47 (41.23%) Information Security
16 36 (31.58%) German Language
17 31 (27.19%) ITIL
18 28 (24.56%) Network Security
19 26 (22.81%) Kalman Filter
20 22 (19.30%) Mentoring
21 21 (18.42%) ProxySG
21 21 (18.42%) Security Operations
22 19 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
22 19 (16.67%) SLA
22 19 (16.67%) Fortinet
23 18 (15.79%) HTTP
23 18 (15.79%) SSL

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 12 (10.53%) MS Office
1 12 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
1 12 (10.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 89 (78.07%) TCP/IP
2 60 (52.63%) Firewall
3 28 (24.56%) Network Security
4 18 (15.79%) HTTP
4 18 (15.79%) SSL
5 17 (14.91%) Internet
6 16 (14.04%) VPN
7 8 (7.02%) Wireshark
8 5 (4.39%) MPLS
8 5 (4.39%) Multicast
8 5 (4.39%) OSPF
8 5 (4.39%) RIP
8 5 (4.39%) VLAN
8 5 (4.39%) VRRP
9 4 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (2.63%) WAN
11 2 (1.75%) Wireless
12 1 (0.88%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (0.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.02%) InfluxDB
1 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
1 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 36 (31.58%) German Language
2 17 (14.91%) French Language
3 5 (4.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (54.39%) Security Engineer
2 49 (42.98%) Juniper Engineer
3 29 (25.44%) Linux Engineer
3 29 (25.44%) Senior Security Engineer
4 21 (18.42%) Consultant
4 21 (18.42%) Security Consultant
5 15 (13.16%) Cisco Engineer
6 14 (12.28%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 13 (11.40%) Blue Coat Engineer
8 12 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 11 (9.65%) Support Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Analyst
10 8 (7.02%) Security Analyst
11 7 (6.14%) Network Engineer
12 6 (5.26%) Team Leader
13 5 (4.39%) Network Support
13 5 (4.39%) Network Support Engineer
13 5 (4.39%) Switch Engineer
14 4 (3.51%) Applications Engineer
14 4 (3.51%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.75%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.26%) Statistics
4 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 75 (65.79%) Linux
2 70 (61.40%) Unix
3 58 (50.88%) Windows
4 55 (48.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (41.23%) Solaris
5 47 (41.23%) Windows 2000
5 47 (41.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (7.02%) Windows Server
6 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 47 (41.23%) Information Security
3 31 (27.19%) ITIL
4 26 (22.81%) Kalman Filter
5 22 (19.30%) Mentoring
6 21 (18.42%) Security Operations
7 13 (11.40%) Content Management
7 13 (11.40%) Identity Management
7 13 (11.40%) Security Management
8 12 (10.53%) Coaching
9 6 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (5.26%) Time Management
10 5 (4.39%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.39%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (1.75%) Presales
11 2 (1.75%) WAN Optimisation
12 1 (0.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (14.91%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (11.40%) CCIE
2 13 (11.40%) CCSE
2 13 (11.40%) CCSP
2 13 (11.40%) JNCIS
3 9 (7.89%) CISSP
3 9 (7.89%) Degree
4 8 (7.02%) CEH
4 8 (7.02%) CISA
4 8 (7.02%) GCIH
4 8 (7.02%) MCP
5 4 (3.51%) CCNP
6 1 (0.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (18.42%) ProxySG
2 8 (7.02%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (7.02%) Nessus
2 2 (1.75%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 98 (85.96%) F5
2 88 (77.19%) CheckPoint
3 84 (73.68%) Cisco
4 83 (72.81%) Juniper
5 78 (68.42%) Palo Alto
6 64 (56.14%) Sourcefire
7 48 (42.11%) Crossbeam
8 19 (16.67%) Fortinet
9 15 (13.16%) Intel Security
10 13 (11.40%) HP
10 13 (11.40%) Imperva
10 13 (11.40%) Proofpoint
10 13 (11.40%) TippingPoint
11 12 (10.53%) Microsoft
12 6 (5.26%) LogRhythm
13 5 (4.39%) Brocade
14 2 (1.75%) Infovista
14 2 (1.75%) Intel
14 2 (1.75%) Riverbed
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